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Travis Kelce’s Sideline Incident Has Nothing To Do With Race

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Reactions to Kansas City Chiefs TE Travis Kelce bumping his HC Andy Reid on the sideline during Super Bowl LVIII have ranged from indifference to race-baiting rage. Doug is having trouble understanding why some are going to the race card considering he’s pretty sure Andy Reid’s reaction would have been the same whether that had been Patrick Mahomes or Tyreek Hill. Besides, Kelce has built enough positive equity in the NFL that one minor misstep can easily be forgiven.

Doug Gottlieb:“He has equity! He has positive equity. Travis Kelce is a beloved dude...nobody has anything bad to say about Travis Kelce...”