Travis Kelce holds Clemente Casseus up after Casseus scored a touchdown for UC at the Belk Bowl in Charlotte, NC on Thursday December 27, 2012. (The News Record/ Phil Didion).

Former University of Cincinnati tight end Travis Kelce (2008-12) became the 13th Bearcats player in school history to win a Super Bowl Sunday evening.

Kelce's Kansas City Chiefs knocked off the San Francisco 49ers, 31-20, in Super Bowl LIV at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida.

Kelce finished the game with six receptions for 43 yards, including a 1-yard touchdown catch, the first touchdown by a former UC player in the Super Bowl.

Travis joins his older brother, Jason (Super Bowl LII - Philadelphia Eagles), as a Super Bowl champion.

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Huffmon is a fourth-year communications student from Tiffin, Ohio. He often covers UC athletics. He interned at the Kentucky Speedway in the summer of 2019 and has written for the Cleveland Plain Dealer and the Cincinnati Enquirer.