Historical Nationwide Football League (NFL) running help Reno Mahe credited Kansas City Chiefs coach Andy Reid with saving his marriage, following the loss of life of one of his children, on “The United States’s News Headquarters” Saturday.
Mahe, who carried out for Reid within the 2000s with the Philadelphia Eagles, modified into as soon as discussing the upcoming Huge Bowl matchup between the Chiefs and the San Fransisco 49ers, but the interview took a deepest flip when host Ed Henry mentioned his faded coach.
“Andy Reid is someone who misplaced a son, as you know, to medicine. He had struggles. He’s talked about this — it be very emotional for him,” Henry acknowledged. “Winning a Huge Bowl would also… potentially build him within the Hall of Popularity. Tell about Andy Reid, someone you carried out for.”
Mahe praised Reid for instructing gamers to leer previous winning and losing, and to accommodate being a genuine person. He also acknowledged Reid reached out to him after his little one handed away and shepherded him thru the painful aftermath.
“I deem plenty of occasions we as followers or even this country, we build so great on winning,” Mahe acknowledged. “We build so so great on someone losing and someone winning. And I deem that what Andy has taught me [during] the years that I got to play for him… devoted being genuine of us, working laborious and being genuine of us.”
Mahe also mentioned the tragic loss of life of basketball well-known person Kobe Bryant and acknowledged moments like these build life in level of view — one thing Reid totally understood.
“And if there’s ever a time for us to imagine that and all that is came about here this week and things that came about with Kobe — Whereas you are sitting round observing the Huge Bowl game, be grateful, you already know? Savor, sit round and be grateful for what now we occupy in this country,” he added.
“That is one thing I adore now and one thing I’ve realized from Andy — All that he’s long previous thru and having misplaced a bit of one myself, that I’m grateful. He’s the one coach — of us build not essentially know this, I occupy not shared it great, but when I misplaced my little one about two years ago, Andy, I deem, saved my marriage. He known as me, and he let me know that if there’s one thing that is major, it be to make sure that my wife is conscious of that I build not blame her.”
Huge Bowl LIV kicks off on Sunday at 6: 30 p.m. ET on FOX.