Watch Travis Kelce React to Taylor Swift-Themed Sign at Chiefs vs. Eagles Game
Ahead of the Kansas City Chiefs showdown in opposition to his brother Jason Kelce‘s Philadelphia Eagles, Travis, 34, regarded out into the stands at Arrowhead Stadium to see one fan holding up an indication only for him.
“Karma is the guy on the Chiefs,” the signal — caught on video in a TikTok video posted by the NFL — reads.
In response, the tight finish waves on the stands and seems to don a smile earlier than getting again into the pre-game temper for warmups.
The clip was recorded simply earlier than the Chiefs confronted the Eagles Monday night in what the NFL has dubbed “The Kelce Bowl.”
The fan’s signal was a direct reference to a lyric change that Swift, 33, pulled off at certainly one of Eras Tour live shows in Buenos Aires, Argentina when Travis was current.
During the present at Estadio Monumental, the Midnights singer pulled an audible whereas singing “Karma” and belted out, “Karma is the guy on the Chiefs, coming straight home to me.”
Immediately after Swift sang that line, your entire crowd went wild and followers close to the VIP field the place Travis was standing regarded shortly to see his response.
In movies posted on-line, the American soccer star will be seen intently listening earlier than she sang that line, and when she switched the lyrics the Kansas City Chiefs star was beside himself.
In response, Travis coated his face in disbelief and pleasure whereas Swift’s dad, Scott Kingsley Swift (carrying a Kansas City Chiefs lanyard), tapped Kelce’s shoulder as if saying “Did you hear that?!?”
On Monday, earlier than the Chiefs vs. Eagles sport, Travis opened up in an article about how his latest relationship with Swift started.
In a canopy story for WSJ. Magazine’s December/January issue, on newsstands Dec. 9, Travis is interviewed by Pulitzer-winning creator J.R. Moehringer — who lately co-authored Prince Harry‘s memoir, Spare.
“I don’t know if I want to get into all of it,” he says at first. Famously, Travis beforehand mentioned that he had tried — unsuccessfully — to give Taylor his phone number on a friendship bracelet when he attended her Eras Tour cease at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri, earlier this yr. He later issued a public invitation for the songstress to affix him at certainly one of his NFL video games and, in September, she took him up on it.
He mentioned that it was Swift’s personal cousins who performed matchmakers for them and shared extra particulars on why he has been taking part in it coy in the case of talking about her publicly.
“That was the biggest thing to me: make sure I don’t say anything that would push Taylor away,” he mentioned.
Travis additionally mentioned that regardless of the heightened consideration and scrutiny he’s receiving being Swift’s “Lover,” he’s all in and never operating away from it.
“Obviously I’ve never dated anyone with that kind of aura about them… I’ve never dealt with it,” Travis mentioned. “But at the same time, I’m not running away from any of it… The scrutiny she gets, how much she has a magnifying glass on her, every single day, paparazzi outside her house, outside every restaurant she goes to, after every flight she gets off, and she’s just living, enjoying life. When she acts like that I better not be the one acting all strange.”