The moment everyone has been waiting for finally arrived with Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid appearing as a guest on New Heights with Jason and Travis Kelce Presented by Wave Sports + Entertainment.
On Wednesday, Reid had a chance to open up and address various topics with the Kelce brothers. Reid discussed his decision to draft the now-Super Bowl Champion brothers.
He breaks down selecting Travis and if he was the first tight end on the Chiefs’ board, along with more unique stories.
Here are some of the things that we’re taking away from what Reid had to say.
The 2013 NFL draft selection of Travis Kelce wasn’t viewed favorably initially. He had some character issues clouding his time at Cincinnati, which dropped him down draft boards.
Many believed the connection Reid formed with older brother Jason, who he drafted years prior in Philadelphia, forced the Chiefs’ head coach’s hand.