Travis Kelce named sexiest athlete but fans question the ranking: It’s the Taylor Swift effect

Travis Kelce named sexiest athlete but fans question the ranking: It's the Taylor Swift effect

 

Travis Kelce has recently added People Magazine’s Sexiest Athlete Award to his list of achievements.

However, some fans question the legitimacy of the award, suggesting it may be influenced by his association with singer Taylor Swift.

Kelce’s win as the Sexiest Athlete was announced by BroBible NFL writer Dov Kleiman, where he competed against Lewis Hamilton, Shohei Ohtani, Joe Burrow and others.

Fans react to Travis Kelce being named Sexiest Athlete
The selection criteria remain unclear, leading to speculation that Kelce’s connection with Swift could have influenced votes in his favor.

“Who did Taylor Swift bribe for this one?” one person wrote on social media, reacting to the news.

Travis Kelce named sexiest athlete but fans question the ranking: It's the Taylor Swift effect

“Now that was for sure the Taylor Swift effect,” added another.

Curiously, his brother Jason Kelce was also up their in the rankings for this People Magazine award.

The full Sexiest Athlete rankings for 2023 are as follows.

  1. Travis Kelce
  2. Jason Kelce
  3. Jonathan Owens
  4. Braxton Berrios
  5. Joe Burrow
  6. Lionel Messi
  7. Neymar
  8. Son Heung-min
  9. Grigor Dimitrov
  10. Matteo Berrettini
  11. Frances Tiafoe
  12. Stephen Curry
  13. Jayson Tatum
  14. Jimmy Butler
  15. Shohei Ohtani
  16. Mookie Betts
  17. Cody Bellinger
  18. Michal Kempny
  19. Kanoa Igarashi
  20. Lewis Hamilton
  21. Tommy Fury