This time final yr, Travis Kelce hoped to make it to the Tremendous Bowl. Right now, he’s hoping for a similar factor, however he additionally occurs to be courting probably the most well-known particular person on the planet.
The Kansas Metropolis Chiefs tight finish shot to world recognition in September when rumors began swirling that he and Taylor Swift have been quietly courting.
However, regardless of taking pictures from soccer fame to worldwide fame throughout the span of some weeks, it seems like Travis is retaining his toes firmly on the bottom.
“Travis has at all times been Travis,” he instructed reporters, including that his pal’s surge in reputation has been “cool to look at.”
“He has all that spotlight however he’s simply been himself the entire time,” Patrick went on. “He’s nonetheless Travis Kelce.”
The 2-time Tremendous Bowl MVP continued: “He nonetheless will stroll by way of the stadium and deal with each single particular person like they’re his finest pal. And he’s going to be like that within the locker room each single day.”
As you’ll have seen, Taylor appears to have developed a detailed bond with Patrick’s wife, Brittany Mahomes. Patrick did not deal with this, although he did say that the fanfare hasn’t made a distinction in his life.
“It hasn’t been any completely different to me,” he defined. “I’ve come to work each single day and I’m fortunate sufficient that I’ve a variety of nice gamers round me, and Travis is certainly one of them.”
Being that they’re shut each on and off the sphere, this isn’t the primary time that Patrick has been requested to comment on Travis’s love life and the way it’s impacted their dynamic.
Talking to ESPN in November, Patrick assured followers that each one the excitement surrounding Travis and Taylor’s relationship had “not turn into a distraction” for the staff.
“Folks see the entire Taylor Swift and Travis [thing] they usually make it an enormous deal as a result of it’s a large deal,” he mentioned on the time, occurring to share his ideas on all of the hype. “I feel it turns into an even bigger deal to the fan bases than it does to the fellows who’re truly within the constructing.”
Praising Travis, he added: “He does not attempt to be this Travis Kelce Saturday Night Live man, he simply needs to be the man who involves play soccer each single day.”