Patrick Mahomes On Taylor Swift And Travis Kelce’s Relationship

In case you’re not aware of the world of soccer, Patrick and Travis are teammates on the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs. Because the quarterback and tight finish, Patrick and Travis are extensively thought to be among the best QB and TE duos in NFL historical past.

And in addition to being an ideal match on the sphere, Travis and Patrick are good associates, too — so it’s come as no shock that Pat has weighed in on his teammate’s love life.

Within the unlikely occasion you want reminding, Travis’s relationship with Taylor Swift has turn out to be one of many greatest popular culture tales of the complete 12 months.

Even the NFL closely embraced the fanfare of their protection of the Chiefs’ video games, specifically by utilizing Taylor’s songs within the broadcast and branding her face throughout its social media channels. This finally led to backlash from soccer followers and Swifties alike, with Travis himself even accusing the league of “overdoing it.”

However, regardless of all of the headlines, Patrick instructed ESPN in a brand new interview that Travis’s non-public life has “not become a distraction” for the staff.

After being requested if the thrill surrounding Taylor and Travis’s relationship feels “bigger” than successful two Tremendous Bowls, Patrick replied: “I don’t think it feels any different.”

“People see the whole Taylor Swift and Travis [thing] and they make it a huge deal because it is a huge deal,” he responded, earlier than giving his ideas on the hype. “I think it becomes a bigger deal to the fan bases than it does to the guys who are actually in the building.”

Talking extra about his and Travis’s unstoppable bond each on and off the sphere, Patrick described Travis as his brother.

“His family and my family have almost become one family because of the relationship that we have and how we kind of became just brothers on the football field and off the football field as well,” he mentioned, earlier than praising Travis’s dedication amid his rising notoriety away from the game.

“He doesn’t try to be this Travis Kelce Saturday Night Live guy, he just wants to be the guy who comes to play football every single day,” he added.

Patrick defined that that is maybe one of many the explanation why individuals — together with himself — can’t assist however “gravitate toward” Travis.

“We both love winning, and we love competing, and I think that’s what makes us have that same weight on the football field because we’re going to compete until the very end,” he mentioned.

From non-public dinners to celebratory handshakes, Taylor and Brittany have publicly flaunted their newfound friendship over the course of the previous few months as they’ve cheered on their respective companions collectively.

Earlier this month, Brittany cemented her coveted spot in Taylor’s woman gang after she was seen leaving a cocktail party with Taylor, Selena Gomez, Gigi Hadid, and Sophie Turner in NYC.

Days later, the duo made issues Instagram official when Brittany shared {a photograph} of her and Taylor together with Paige Buechele and Lyndsay Bell, who’re each married to Chiefs gamers, too.

For his half, Patrick hasn’t commented immediately on Brittany’s budding friendship with Taylor. Though he made it clear in his ESPN interview that he’s actually a fan of the pop star.

“I’ve been lucky enough to meet Taylor and see how good of a person she is,” he mentioned. “We’ll see when we get to the off-season, maybe I’m traveling to Europe to go to a concert or something.”