It's not every day you win the first Super Bowl of your team's existence,known all too often as the home to zero Lombardi Trophies.
The Pro Bowl center, who saw Philadelphia overcome injuries to everyone from quarterback Carson Wentz to future Hall of Fame left tackle Jason Peters, first exuded energy on the field after the Eagles' victory, straight up quoting Rocky Balboa as he proclaimed the Birds' resiliency:
"We just won the ****** Super Bowl is what just happened!"— NBC Sports Philadelphia (@NBCSPhilly) February 5, 2018
Jason Kelce reacts. pic.twitter.com/EEqqvje6qP
Then came the tears. Reflecting on the Eagles' Super Bowl LII upset from his podium later on, Kelce had to hold back tears throughout his tribute to the 2017 world champions: