Taylor Swift Fans Love Travis Kelce's Relationship Critic Shutdown

Travis Kelce again convinced Taylor Swift fans to buy his shirt (though we'd all like a Kristin Juszczyk original). Kelce briefly mentioned his relationship with the 34-year-old pop artist at a Kansas City Chiefs press conference on January 26.  

Kelce told reporters that it would be "silly" to say he didn't "notice it go up" after last year's Super Bowl success and his "off-field life." “I brought this upon myself and I do enjoy having fun with it all,” Kelce stated. My hardest challenge is staying focused in this building.” 

Focus is crucial. Some football fans and detractors questioned Kelce's passion to football after some Chiefs losses earlier this season, citing his relationship with Swift as a distraction. The Chiefs are one game away from returning to the Super Bowl for a second time. 

Kelce stated criticism is "just outside noise, dealing with others' perspectives of things." If we're not successful, the media may say I wasn't focused or the team wasn't focused. 

You know what's going on in this building, so you have to compartmentalize what you're hearing and stay on track to give everyone in that building and on that team the appropriate impression when you go in.” 

Swifties are praising Kelce on social media for another reason. When asked if he and Taylor Swift discussed the criticism, the footballer said: We've only discussed: as long as we're pleased, we can't listen to outside noise—that's all that matters." 

Response: 10/10. No notes. "He's basically saying, "Yeah, we're happy," in five seconds, so this simple comment feels significant. In a video with over 250,000 views and 23,000 likes, TikTok user @brittanydelaurentis said, "Yeah, we're not listening to what others say." You love hearing it—signs of a happy, healthy couple.” 

"He's all in. They're glad. This is love. That's it "Many users commented on the fan video. Someone wrote, “I wasn't into it with them at first but I've changed my mind. Totally in. I hope this is the finale.” 

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