Kansas Metropolis Chiefs head coach Andy Reid strongly indicated shortly after his workforce notched a 25-22 additional time win over the San Francisco 49ers in Tremendous Bowl LVIII on Sunday evening that he was returning for an additional season though he turns 66 years outdated in March.
Reid confirmed that call throughout a Monday information convention and likewise addressed the quite a few retirement rumors that hovered over his standing main as much as Sunday’s sport.
“I really haven’t even considered [retiring],” Reid insisted, as shared by Charean Williams of Professional Soccer Speak. “I get requested it. I’m nonetheless form of in awe of the sport and what went on there, so, I actually haven’t thought why or what or anything. However individuals maintain asking me.”
Curiously, Reid talked about that former New England Patriots head coach Invoice Belichick (71 years outdated) and former Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll (72) “retired” after Week 18. That is not the case relating to both man, and no less than Belichick may return to the NFL sidelines as quickly because the 2025 season.
Forward of Tremendous Bowl LVIII, quarterback Patrick Mahomes, basic supervisor Brett Veach and Chiefs chairman/CEO Clark Hunt hinted that Reid can be again for an additional marketing campaign whether or not or not he earned a 3rd Tremendous Bowl ring in 4 years with Kansas Metropolis. Nevertheless, it was later reported that Reid “may take per week or two after the season to let issues cool off earlier than making something ultimate” about his future.
Reid apparently would not want that a lot time.
“I’m the outdated man now, so I suppose I’m going to be requested that,” Reid added about receiving questions on an eventual retirement. “And I actually haven’t gone there. I actually haven’t considered it.”
Following Sunday’s matchup, Reid is fourth on the all-time listing with 284 NFL wins (common season and postseason mixed) earned by a head coach. Belichick is second at 333 victories behind solely Don Shula, who tallied 347 whole profession wins.
It is unclear what, if something, chasing Shula means to Reid, however “Large Purple” sounds desirous to proceed teaching Mahomes because the signal-caller appears to no less than match the seven Tremendous Bowl titles amassed by Tom Brady throughout his legendary profession.