The Pro Football Hall of Fame was presented with a pair of items Andy Reid, Kansas City Chiefs HC, wore during the 2020 season. The items will be on display in the Pro Football Today Gallery. The Hall of Fame is creating an exhibit dedicated the COVID-19 protocols that were followed by the league throughout the year.
One of the items going on display is Reid’s iconic face shieldHe wore it throughout the 2020 season. If you’ll recall way back in Week 1, Reid’s face shieldfogged up and caused quite a stir on Social Media. He had it fitted with an anti-fogging agent. Reid switched to wearing a shirt later in the season. face maskTo meet new league protocols.
The Hall is excited to welcome the game-worn hat, and the new hat for the ladies. face shieldAndy Reid, the @Chiefs Head Coach. As part of the @NFL’s COVID-19 protocols, he wore both of these items throughout the 2020 season.
More information on these items: https://t.co/eoPrNNLMWP#ChiefsKingdom pic.twitter.com/zdy1tNGRF7
— Pro Football Hall of Fame (@ProFootballHOF) February 22, 2021
Here’s what the Hall of Fame said about the items in their release:
“New to arrive in Canton and to be put on display in the Hall’s Pro Football Today Gallery are the game-worn hat and face shield of Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid. He wore both of these items much of the 2020 season as a part of the NFL’s COVID-19 protocols.
The Chiefs defeated the Carolina Panthers by 33 to 31 in Week 9, (Nov. 8, 2020). The victory was the 230th of Reid’s career. He surpassed Pro Football Hall of Famer Curly Lambeau for most wins in NFL history, moving into fifth place.”
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