KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas Metropolis Chiefs tight finish Travis Kelce has constructed his skilled profession on identify recognition and popularity. On Wednesday, Kelce dropped a bombshell and let everybody, together with his teammates, comprehend it’s the mistaken identify.
Throughout a Barstool Sports activities podcast, Kelce occurred to drop that everybody says his final identify incorrectly.
“I received ‘Kel-see’ then I received ‘Kels.’ My actual identify is ‘Kels,’ so I imply I simply type of roll with the punches,” Kelce mentioned.
“Everybody” consists of teammates Patrick Mahomes, Tyreek Hill and Clyde Edwards-Helaire. All three NFL stars tweeted in regards to the mistake and that Kelce by no means corrected anybody. Kelce mentioned he simply goes with the stream.
Edwards-Helaire jokingly dropped another names that he’s now questioning after studying the actual option to pronounce Kelce’s final identify.
Kelce’s brother Jason performed for Andy Reid in Philadelphia. He was additionally known as Kel-see throughout his profession. Whereas followers might have pronounced Kelce incorrectly, Reid hasn’t, as proof on this postgame information convention following the Chiefs win over the Broncos in December.
Hear in for about 55 seconds to listen to Reid pronounce Kelce’s final identify.
As for Kelce, he tried to inform everybody tips on how to pronounce his identify previous to the 2020 AFC Championship.
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