John Legend's nephew signed to play football with the Gophers

Small world!
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P.J. Fleck's 2019 recruiting class includes the nephew of superstar singer/musician, John Legend. 

Say what? It's true. 

Michael Brown-Stephens, a wide receiver out of Ohio, officially put pen to paper and signed with the Gophers earlier this week, prompting Legend to congratulate his nephew on Twitter while noting that he'll now have trouble figuring out who to root for when the Gophers play his favorite team, the Ohio State Buckeyes. 

Legend's real name is John Stephens, by the way.  

Now, maybe it's time to Imagine what it'll be like playing the Buckeyes in the Big Ten Championship Game in a couple of years... 

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