Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 8/3/13
Quan Bray wears his heart under his sleeve. The Auburn receiver's upper right arm is covered with a tattoo of his mother's face above the message ''R.I.P. Tonya.'' ''I always wake up in the morning and that's the first thing I see,'' Bray said. His father, Jeffery Jones, shot and killed Tonya Bray on July 3, 2011, and is serving a life sentence. It was a devastating blow to Bray and his family just as the highly touted recruit was set to begin his career at Auburn. But the often-smiling Bray has overcome that tragedy and is hoping to finally have a breakout season for the Tigers, who must replace leading receiver Emory Blake. Bray had seldom spoke about his mother's killing publicly before politely fielding questions for a few minutes on the matter Thursday on the eve of camp's opening practice. LaGrange, Ga., police say Tonya Bray was found dead in her car and that Jones turned himself in not long after. He pleaded guilty in June 2012. Bray's uncle and high school coach, Ch...
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