Erin Andrews, Charissa Thompson go off on Taylor Swift naysayers

Erin Andrews and Carissa Thompson are tired of Travis Kelce and Taylor Swift’s naysayers.

In their latest episode, Podcast “Calm Down” The Fox Sports personality slammed those who don’t believe Swift is good for the NFL.

“We’re not going to win in this situation,” Andrews said. No, she’s different. ”

Erin Andrews criticized Taylor Swift’s naysayers on a recent episode of her “Calm Down” podcast with Carissa Thompson. Erin Andrews/Instagram
Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce walks with Taylor Swift after the AFC Championship game between the Baltimore Ravens and Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday, Jan. 28, 2024, in Baltimore. AP

At the time, Thompson said: “There are 35 million reasons why she shouldn’t ruin the NFL, so let’s just look into that. She should kill it.

Andrews explained that Fox had record viewership when the 49ers defeated the Lions in the NFC Championship game last Sunday in Santa Clara, California.

“This was the most-watched NFC Championship in 12 years. Don’t think she’s ruining it,” Andrews said.

“And I was sitting there yesterday listening to someone say, ‘I’m so sick of the NFL,’ and I was like, ‘Why?'” How does that impact your life? mosquito?

Andrews pointed out that Cowherd explained on his show “The Herd with Colin Cowherd” that “during the three and a half hour game, [Swift] was shown [on TV] 25 seconds. His points were great… Relax! Calm down! Calm down! This is very stupid,” Andrews said.

Carissa Thompson also addressed Taylor Swift’s NFL chat. Erin Andrews/Instagram
Erin Andrews and Carissa Thompson have long defended Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce’s relationship. Erin Andrews/Instagram

Andrews then said he “name-dropped” NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and told him about Swift’s impact on the league the night before the AFC Championship game at M&T Bank Stadium. . In this game, Kelce’s Kansas City Chiefs defeated the Baltimore Ravens 17-10. To get a ticket to the 2024 Super Bowl.

Swift, 34, was also in attendance, and the pair almost caused an uproar online when they shared a kiss on the field, during which Kelce, also 34, told the “Cruel Summer” singer, “I love you.” “I’m here,” he said.

“I spoke with [Goodell] A lot of dads have said to me about this, “Do you know how great this is? ”’ Andrews said.

“…How bad is it that there are young girls who want to watch the NFL? I think it’s terrible, so just calm down and walk away. If you don’t want to watch it, don’t watch it. It’s in your life. What impact does it have?

Travis Kelce, No. 87, of the Kansas City Chiefs after a 17-10 victory over the Baltimore Ravens in the AFC Championship Game at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, Maryland, on January 28, 2024. celebrates with Taylor Swift. Getty Images
Taylor Swift watches the second quarter of the AFC Championship Game between the Baltimore Ravens and Kansas City Chiefs at M&T Bank Stadium on January 28, 2024 in Baltimore, Maryland. Getty Images

Andrews sent Swift a direct message, gushing about his whirlwind romance with the two-time Super Bowl champion.

“Taylor, I’m so glad you were on that field celebrating with your boyfriend,” Andrews said. “I absolutely loved it. He looked so happy and was so adorable. She’s been working hard, she has to go to work now. Let’s go celebrate with my boyfriend. I liked it.”

Thompson agreed.

“That’s exactly what I mean,” she said. “People who want to be naysayers about it, they don’t like seeing puppies, they don’t like rainbows, they don’t like sunny days, so that sort of cancels it out.

“You will realize that something is wrong with everything. And this is what we have been saying from the beginning.”

Taylor Swift supports boyfriend Travis Kelce during the Chiefs’ wild-card playoff game in January 2024. AP

Thompson went on to explain that she and Andrews aren’t concerned about losing podcast listeners because they “just talk” about Swift.

“It’s not necessarily about Taylor Swift. It’s the happiness, the joy, having a global superstar — I know we’re not in their relationship, but they’re I know you’re happy… just make sure something is great,” Thompson said.

Andrews also praised Swift for supporting women and small businesses, as the pop star wore a necklace from the WEAR by Erin Andrews x Bauble Bar collection to the AFC Championship game.

“You want me to hate her, but I’m not going to do that,” Andrews said. “I’ve always loved her, but I love her even more now.”

Andrews and Thompson also work as hosts on Fox Sports and Amazon Prime Video’s “Thursday Night Football,” and aired Kelsey and Swift’s romance before they first discovered they were dating last September. Was.

Travis Kelsey and Taylor Swift hold hands on a date night in New York in October 2023. GC images

In August, they suggested on their “Calm Down” podcast that Swift “try out my great friend Travis” and “go on a date” with the All-Pro NFLer.

Swift will resume her blockbuster Ellas Tour next week, with four shows scheduled in Tokyo, including the day before the Super Bowl, which kicks off in Las Vegas on February 11th.

The 12-time Grammy winner is set to play in a big game. According to page 6.



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