Chad Ochocinco is whole again -- because Aaron Hernandez relinquished his number 85 ... FOR FREE.
Ocho (seen above at practice yesterday) was willing to fork over some bucks for the number, but Hernandez did him a solid as a "welcome to the team" gesture. Hernandez told reporters, "Chad Ochocinco came to the team and he’s a great player and I had a chance to get my college number back and he obviously wanted 85, and it wasn’t a problem."
Ochocinco joked that he would let Hernandez drive his Toyota Prius on weekends ... and might toss a few McDonald's coupons in.
I GET TO KEEP #85
7/30/2011 6:00 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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