NFL: Tom Brady's Super Bowl jersey found, stolen by international media member

(CBS/CNN) -- After the Super Bowl LI, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady realized his game jersey went missing while in the locker room.

New England Patriots Quarterback Tom Brady during Super Bowl LI, Photo Date: 2/5/2017

According to a statement from the NFL, the missing piece of Brady's uniform was recovered.

“Through the cooperation of the NFL and New England Patriots’ security teams, the FBI and other law enforcement authorities, the Super Bowl LI jersey worn last month by MVP Tom Brady has been recovered,” NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy said in a statement. “Also retrieved during the ongoing investigation was the jersey Brady wore in the Patriots’ victory in Super Bowl XLIX against the Seattle Seahawks in 2015.

The statement continued by saying the items were found in the possession of a member of the international media. Other questions were referred to the FBI.