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NFL Security Is Investigating Chiefs-Patriots Tom Brady Controversy

tom brady at the afc championship game

KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI - JANUARY 20: Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots looks on prior to the AFC Championship Game against the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium on January 20, 2019 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

NFL security is reportedly looking into the apparent laser pointing at New England Patriots' quarterback Tom Brady during Sunday night's AFC Championship Game in Kansas City.

Video surfaced on Monday, appearing to show a laser pointer getting aimed at Brady during the win over the Chiefs.

The Chiefs, Patriots and the NFL were apparently unaware of the incident during the game.

The video is pretty clear:

Joe Dwinell of the Boston Herald had the details on the NFL's investigation:

Brian McCarthy, NFL vice president of communications, told the Herald the league is “looking into the report of the laser beam” and NFL security is taking the lead.

“It didn’t affect the game, as far as we know,” McCarthy added.

A Patriots spokesman said the team had “no comment,” but they are aware of the report.

Police in Kansas City said no official complaint has been filed, but they will jump on it if a police report is submitted.

Brady struggled a bit during the first three quarters, but was fantastic during the fourth quarter and in overtime.

The quarterback finished the overtime win with 30 of 46 passes going for 348 yards, 1 touchdown and 2 interceptions.

The Patriots are set to take on the Rams in the Super Bowl on February 3. The game will kick off at 6:30 p.m. E.T. on CBS.