KANSAS CITY, Mo. (KSNW) – It’s no secret that Chiefs fans love watching their team play, but the Chandler family takes their fandom to the next level. The family has a tradition of a 700 mile trek from New Mexico.
This year, they surprised 10-year-old family friend, Mechi, with an invitation to the 12 hour drive to see the Chiefs play at Arrowhead Stadium for her birthday.
Her reaction of the surprise went viral.
Mechi is most looking forward to seeing her favorite quarterback, Patrick Mahomes.
“He’s just a really big inspiration, and he’s just such a good player on the field,” said Mechi. “He’s a really good player off the field.”