Kansas City Chiefs coach Andy Reid mocks Travis Kelce push him His team won this important game during the 2024 Super Bowl.
“He keeps me young,” Reid said with a laugh during a CBS postgame interview with his wife, Tammy, after the Chiefs game. Defeat the San Francisco 49ers 25-22 in overtime.
“not too good [balance] “He tested my hips. He knocked me off balance,” Reed, 65, continued.
“Normally I would accept him a little bit, but I didn’t have any feet under me.”
Reid reiterated that he didn’t feel bad after the tense moment, telling reporters, “He loves playing the game, he loves helping his team win. It’s not a selfish thing.”
He added, “Anytime he hits me, I’m going to go after him. We understand that.”
The 34-year-old tight end also tried to laugh it off, joking with producers, “Ah, did you see that? There’s nothing like this between us unless I get on the mic and tell the world.”
“I just told him how much I loved him.”
Kelce also became emotional during his postgame press conference, describing how he attributes his “career” to Reid.
“I met the greatest coach the game has ever seen,” he gushed. “He was unbelievable, not just in getting everyone ready. He was the best coach I’ve ever seen in my life. One of the best leaders.”
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Kelce fumed at Reid on the sideline after the Chiefs lost a big pass to quarterback Patrick Mahomes and called him into the game.
Kelce body-slammed Reed, who momentarily lost his balance, then grabbed his arm and yelled at him.
Chiefs teammate Jerick McKinnon quickly pulled him away from Reid.
Later sources close to Kelce Put aside any real animation between a coach and his players.
“He’s just a passionate player and everyone is on edge. It’s the Super Bowl! But there’s no malice,” the insider shared.
“He respects Coach Reed. It’s really just about the passion for the game. It’s nothing serious.”
The moment the Chiefs won the Lombardi Trophy, all the anger and annoyance faded away and Kelce was surrounded by his family and girlfriend Taylor Swift. Smother him with hugs and kisses.