Donna Kelce thought about what made her son Jason Kelce, the center for the Philadelphia Eagles, so great before he told his teammates he was quitting sports.
She didn’t talk about how likely he is to be in the Hall of Fame. Instead, she talked about how much his team’s city loves him.
“It’s great to see how Philadelphia has welcomed him,” Donna Kelce, who is the mother of Jason and Travis Kelce, told TODAY.com before Jason announced his retirement.
“Jason is a special individual, where, you know, somebody telling him he can’t do it is a fire that drives him.” Jason Kelce quit football.
The Philadelphia Eagles lost their playoff game to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 32-9 on January 15. According to the NFL, Jason Kelce told his friends that he was retiring.
His younger brother, Travis Kelce, is still in the running for the Super Bowl. He is a tight end for the Kansas City Chiefs and is dating Taylor Swift.
As Donna Kelce thinks about her boys’ NFL careers, “I just am thrilled that both cities really feel very attached to both Jason and Travis.”
“These people are so big and wonderful that they attract other great people to be around them.” It’s a lot of fun.” When Travis and Jason Kelce got into a fight