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Kansas City Chiefs Defeat New York Jets 23-20 as Taylor Swift Cheers for Travis Kelce

Taylor Swift was spotted inside a suite at MetLife Stadium with Donna Kelce



The Kansas City Chiefs are undefeated in the Taylor Swift era.

On Sunday, Kansas City beat New York at Metlife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J., behind an uneven but clutch performance from star quarterback Patrick Mahomes. The Chiefs victory marked the second game that pop superstar Swift, 33, attended amid her rumored romance with tight end Kelce, also 33.

Kelce had six receptions for 60 yards. But the stars of the offense were Mahomes, who passed for 203 yards and rushed for an additional 51 yards, and Isiah Pacheco, a New Jersey native who rushed for 115 yards and a touchdown in his return to his home state.


Swift was seated with multiple celebrities as she watched the game, cheering for Kelce's team from a suite at the venue. The "Karma" singer was joined by her longtime friends Sophie TurnerBlake Lively, and Ryan ReynoldsHugh JackmanSabrina Carpenter and Queer Eye star Antoni Porowski as the group cheered from a suite.

Related: Travis and Jason Kelce Answer Questions from Taylor Swift Fans About Football: ‘Thanks Swifties'

After Swift's Sunday Night Football debut on Sept. 24, ratings skyrocketed as the singer's fans tuned in hoping to catch a glimpse of her. According to FOX Sports, the game was the week’s highest-rated telecast on any network, with 24.3 million viewers.

Despite the 41-10 win over the Chicago Bears, the game especially captivated female viewers, ages 12 to 49, the network reported.

<p> Kevin Mazur/Getty, Rafael Henrique/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty</p> Taylor Swift, Sunday Night Football

Kevin Mazur/Getty, Rafael Henrique/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty

Taylor Swift, Sunday Night Football

This week, former NFL star and current NFL analyst JJ Watt told PEOPLE the rumored relationship between Swift and Kelce is "two mega worlds colliding," adding, "I think the ratings are going to go even higher every single week for the Chiefs games, which is hard because they were already one of the best teams in the league."

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As the Chiefs look to defend their title as the NFL's reigning champions, Kelce is ready for the challenge.

<p>Scott Winters/Icon Sportswire via Getty</p> Travis Kelce and Patrick Mahomes celebrate the Kansas City Chiefs Super Bowl victory

Scott Winters/Icon Sportswire via Getty

Travis Kelce and Patrick Mahomes celebrate the Kansas City Chiefs Super Bowl victory

Earlier this month, the NFL star told PEOPLE, "I think every single week we're going to get everybody's best shot, and we kind of earned that last year and earned that respect," he says. "So I'm excited for it. I always want to play everybody when they're at their best. And sure enough, I know we'll be getting that week in, week out here in Kansas City."

Kelce was drafted by the Kansas City Chiefs in the third round in 2013. Alongside star quarterback Patrick Mahomes, he's won two Super Bowl championships.

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