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10 Reasons Travis Kelce Is Just So Lovable

From being the "absolute best" uncle to his touchdown dance moves, here are some of Travis Kelce's most lovable qualities

Mark Brown/Getty Travis Kelce
Mark Brown/Getty Travis Kelce

Travis Kelce is more than just a football player!

The record-breaking tight end might be known for his skills on the field, but he's also a loving family man, former SNL host and red-carpet favorite.

From his dance moves in the end zone to the sweet bond with his brother, here are some of the most lovable things about the NFL star.

He's the "Absolute Best" Uncle

<p>Jason Kelce/instagram</p> Jason Kelce poses with daughters Wyatt and Elliotte, brother Travis Kelce and mom Donna Kelce

Jason Kelce/instagram

Jason Kelce poses with daughters Wyatt and Elliotte, brother Travis Kelce and mom Donna Kelce

While Travis has yet to have any children of his own, according to his sister-in-law, Kylie Kelce, he is the "absolute best" uncle to her and Jason Kelce's little girls.


"It's very funny, Jason said in an interview that he thinks [the girls] might like [Travis] more than they like Jason," Kylie, who welcomed the couple's third daughter Bennett Llewellyn in February 2023, said of her brother-in-law. "He is like the absolute best uncle you can imagine."

He's Multi-Talented

<p>Ezra Shaw/Getty </p> Travis Kelce plays golf in Las Vegas on June 29, 2023

Ezra Shaw/Getty

Travis Kelce plays golf in Las Vegas on June 29, 2023

Travis' athleticism doesn't stop on the gridiron. In June 2023, he teamed up with quarterback Patrick Mahomes to face off against Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson in Capital One's The Match. The Kansas City Chiefs teammates ultimately beat the NBA stars, per Sports Illustrated.

He Loves His Mom

<p>Barry Brecheisen/Getty</p> Travis Kelce and his mom, Donna

Barry Brecheisen/Getty

Travis Kelce and his mom, Donna

The Kelce brothers' mom, Donna, rose to fame leading up to the 2023 Super Bowl when her two sons became the first brothers to ever go head to head at a Super Bowl.

For many big events over the past several months, Travis has been sure that mom is by his side. During Travis' Kelce Jam music festival in April 2023, Donna came on stage with her son in a coordinated denim look and busted out a few dance moves.

"Listen, she would get me. She would get me," Kelce told PEOPLE when sharing that his mom could beat him in a dance battle. "You throw on some B-52's, you'll see my mom start to go crazy."

He Hosted 'SNL'

<p>Will Heath/NBC via Getty</p> Kelsea Ballerini, Travis Kelce and Jason Kelce

Will Heath/NBC via Getty

Kelsea Ballerini, Travis Kelce and Jason Kelce

Following his 2023 Super Bowl win, Travis added to his resumé of accomplishments by hosting an episode of Saturday Night Live. He was joined by Kelsea Ballerini as the musical guest and his parents and brother (pictured above) were in attendance to show their support.

He's a Supportive Teammate and Friend

<p>Christian Petersen/Getty </p> Travis Kelce and Patrick Mahomes

Christian Petersen/Getty

Travis Kelce and Patrick Mahomes

Travis and Mahomes have been teammates and close friends since the quarterback was first drafted to the Chiefs in 2017.

"He's just the life of the party," Mahomes has said of Kelce. "He makes every single person feel like they're the most important person in the world. He has that natural gift to really embrace and show love to everybody."

He Loves His Hometown

<p>Jason Miller/Getty</p> Travis Kelce

Jason Miller/Getty

Travis Kelce

When throwing out the first pitch during the home opener for the Cleveland Guardians in April 2023, the Cleveland Heights native repped his hometown under his Guardians' jersey in a T-shirt that read "I'm From Cleveland."

He's a Super Bowl Champion — Two Times Over!

<p>Scott Winters/Icon Sportswire via Getty</p> Travis Kelce and Patrick Mahomes

Scott Winters/Icon Sportswire via Getty

Travis Kelce and Patrick Mahomes

Travis has won the Super Bowl not once, but twice, alongside his teammate and friend, Mahomes. Here, the two celebrated their 2023 win with a parade in Kansas City, MO, where they greeted fans along the route and chugged beers.

He's a Red Carpet Favorite

<p>Steve Granitz/FilmMagic</p> Travis Kelce

Steve Granitz/FilmMagic

Travis Kelce

While Travis is most known for his performance on the field, he's also walked his fair share of red carpets, including one of the most star-studded of the year: the Vanity Fair Oscars afterparty.

He's Got Moves

Along with his football skills, Travis has also become known and loved for his dance moves — particularly the ones he busts out in the end zone to celebrate a touchdown.

He's a Loving Brother

Cooper Neill/Getty Jason and Travis Kelce
Cooper Neill/Getty Jason and Travis Kelce

And of course, fans have come to love watching the relationship between Travis and his older brother, Jason, on and off the field.

Though they play on different teams in the NFL, because the pair is just two years apart, they both played for the same college team when they suited up for the University of Cincinnati.

Despite wearing different colors on the field now, Travis revealed that his number, 87, pays tribute to his big bro's birth year.

"You're the only reason why I wear 87 anyways," Travis told Jason on the sidelines during a post-game exchange. "I never told you that, man. You started the legacy."

The two now also host a podcast together called, New Heights with Jason and Travis Kelce, which debuted in September 2022.

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