Travis Kelce’s Super Bowl ‘WWE speech' to Chiefs leaves teammates in tears: report

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Kansas City Chiefs prima Travis Kelce has been done a whirlwind of media availabilities, sit-down interviews and much nationalist attraction starring up to Super Bowl LVIII.

But done each nan off-the-field questions astir his narration pinch popular prima Taylor Swift, Kelce’s mind has been solely focused connected winning his 3rd Super Bowl ringing connected Sunday.

That laser attraction and determination was vocalized to his Chiefs teammates connected Saturday night, and respective stars, including backmost Patrick Mahomes, said their portion to get nan squad locked successful for nan "big game.


CBS Sports’ Tracy Wolfson reported Kelce’s reside being truthful bully it brought teammates, coaches and unit to tears.

"It was for illustration a WWE speech. That was nan champion and astir affectional squad gathering successful years," personification successful nan room told Wolfson.


Head coach Andy Reid and protect tackle Chris Jones besides gave motivational speeches to nan squad earlier taking connected nan San Francisco 49ers connected Sunday.

Kelce, a seasoned leader connected nan Chiefs, is surely nan correct man to springiness a reside to his teammates. He’ll beryllium playing successful his 4th Super Bowl successful nan past 5 seasons, and he’s been a captious walk catcher for Mahomes connected nan measurement to 2 Super Bowl wins.

Being 1 of nan champion tight ends to play nan game, Kelce knows performing successful nan postseason intends everything compared to regular-season accolades.

A cleanable illustration was going a cleanable 11-for-11 for 116 yards pinch a touchdown against nan NFL’s champion defense during nan regular season, nan Baltimore Ravens. 

Kelce has astatine slightest 75 receiving yards successful his past 12 playoff games and 13 full touchdowns complete that span, which includes 3 successful his past 2 contests.

That Kelce-Mahomes relationship will request to beryllium connected afloat show against a reliable San Fran defense if nan Chiefs wish to extremity Sunday nighttime pinch different Vince Lombardi Trophy.

Kelce has his teammates’ minds correct aft his speech, but he knows it each comes down to really they execute erstwhile kickoff comes successful Las Vegas.