February 20, 2024

Andy Reid confirms he will return in 2024 for a chance at a threepeat

A day after his third Super Bowl victory, Andy Reid’s reply hasn’t modified. He will return to the Chiefs for a chance to threepeat, a feat that has by no means occurred in the Super Bowl period.

The Chiefs coach had a one-word reply, and repeated it, when requested to substantiate he was returning for 2024.

“Yep,” Reid mentioned at the day-after information convention. “Yep.”

Reid then was requested why, at nearly 66 years outdated, he didn’t wish to stroll off into the sundown.

“I actually haven’t even thought about [retiring],” Reid mentioned. “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. But folks preserve asking me. I preserve saying, ‘Why did [Bill] Belichick and Pete [Carroll] retire?’ Ask these outdated guys that query. I’m the outdated man now, so I suppose I’m going to be requested that. And I actually haven’t gone there. I actually haven’t considered it. “

Belichick and Carroll really didn’t retire. Both have made clear they wish to preserve teaching, however each are out of labor as a result of they couldn’t preserve successful after dropping their Super Bowl-winning quarterback.

Reid is aware of how good he has it with Patrick Mahomes. The Chiefs are a well-oiled machine, who, even in a “down” 12 months, gained one other Super Bowl.

It wasn’t so way back that there was debate about Reid’s Hall of Fame candidacy. He has left little doubt with back-to-back Super Bowl championships.

Reid ranks fourth all time in regular-season wins with 258, trailing solely Don Shula (328), George Halas (318) and Belichick (302). His 26 postseason wins are 5 behind Belichick.