NFL

Brady says he's supporting Trump for president

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady threw his support behind presidential candidate Donald Trump Wednesday, hours before the second Republican debate.

The Super Bowl MVP, whose four-game suspension for using deflated footballs was recently overturned by a judge, says he thinks his golf partner can win.

''I hope so,'' he said. ''It would be great. There would be a putting green on the White House lawn, I can tell you that.''

More from FoxSports

Brady's locker sported a ''Make America Great Again'' red hat sent to him by Trump.

''It was a nice keepsake,'' he said. ''It could be a . yeah, a nice piece of memorabilia he sent me.''

Brady will lead the Patriots against the Bills Sunday.