“Not even the secret service can guard this man”: Before Dating Taylor Swift, Travis Kelce Went Viral For Taking Over President Joe Biden’s Podium in a Hilarious Fashion

Football player Travis Kelce once took over President Joe Biden's presidential podium.

before dating taylor swift, travis kelce went viral for taking over president joe biden’s podium in a hilarious fashion


  • Travis Kelce, the tight end of Kansas City Chiefs, is all over the news currently due to his relationship with Taylor Swift
  • The player was in the headlines before too as he once pranked the President and took over his podium to say something
  • Kelce was pulled away by his teammates but it soon became a viral reel and meme, with many fans joking about it
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Travis Kelce, who plays in the tight end position for the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League (NFL), has been in the headlines for dating singer Taylor Swift. The two reportedly started dating in September and have taken the internet by storm. Long before dating Swift, the athlete was once in the headlines for this hilarious joke.

Travis Kelce in an episode of New Heights with Jason and Travis Kelce
Travis Kelce in an episode of New Heights with Jason and Travis Kelce

During the team’s post-Super Bowl, White House visit in June, the player took over the presidential podium for a brief moment, trying to address his “fellow citizens.” The funny incident went viral on social media and fans made several jokes about it.

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Travis Kelce took over the presidential podium

Travis Kelce via Instagram
Travis Kelce via Instagram

In June, the National Football League (NFL) team, the Kansas City Chiefs visited the White House after the Super Bowl. During the visit, football player Travis Kelce told President Joe Biden, “Stay right there, though,” and went up to the presidential podium and said,

“I’ve been waiting for this…” he was then pulled away.

As per Yahoo! Sports, his teammate Patrick Mahomes then pulled him away from the podium and said, “Sorry, sorry.” The incident quickly went viral and one fan joked, “Not even the Secret Service can guard this man.” Many jokes and memes were made and the light-hearted joke made everyone laugh.

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President Joe Biden fell for the oldest trick in the book

Travis Kelce via Instagram
Travis Kelce via Instagram

In an episode of the podcast New Heights with Jason and Travis Kelce, brothers Jason and Travis Kelce recalled the incident and Jason Kelce said,

“It was the oldest trick in the book and Joe fell for it – I mean come on.”

Travis Kelce then explained what was going through his mind when he went up to the presidential podium,

“Obviously the president at the podium, it’s iconic, right? It’s iconic and how he usually addresses the nation [is] ‘To my fellow Americans.’ That’s all I wanted to say, dude. That’s it… I shouldn’t have started off with ‘I’ve always wanted to do this.'”

The athlete is currently in the headlines for his relationship with singer Taylor Swift, which reportedly began in September 2023. In mid-October, the pair stepped out together in New York City, confirming the rumors.


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