TAMPA, Fla. – Tampa followers have been cheering for the house workforce, the Bolts, the Rays and now the Bucs.
Tremendous fan Jared Kight is passing on his workforce spirit for native groups to his new child son, Grant.
The longtime fan has been loyal to Tampa Sports activities, irrespective of the result.
“Once I was born, the three groups weren’t thought of nice or good and regardless that the locals received a bit of upset with them, they by no means gained something,” Kight mentioned. “They’d by no means been to a championship earlier than.”
That’s undoubtedly not the case with Kight’s son.
“Enjoyable story, it was born the week we misplaced to Kansas Metropolis and we have been on a successful streak all the way in which to the Tremendous Bowl ever since,” Kight mentioned.
Your complete successful streak and all the season for Tampa sports activities.
A Stanley Cup win, the Rays went to the World Collection and now the Bucs are destined for the Tremendous Bowl.
Jared’s love of sports activities carried over to him.
“My uncle, he was an enormous sports activities fan and he was all the time hanging out and all the time taking me to video games, he took me to my first Bucs sport at 96 on the outdated Tampa stadium,” Kight mentioned.
Dad hopes to cross it on to a different era.
“Now that there are extra groups and extra historical past and issues like that, I can not wait to inform you once I’m older, the 12 months you have been born, all of the groups went to the championship,” Kight mentioned.
The infant already has a big assortment of sports activities memorabilia.
“I’ve a Stanley Cup puck for him, a World Collection ball, and I just lately discovered him a Tremendous Bowl ball for him,” Kight mentioned.
“He is greater than him proper now.”
A father who shares a love for sports activities and who passes on a household custom.
“Each sport day we gown nicely, he in his romper and I in my shirt, so we attempt to coordinate and the spouse coordinates as nicely,” Kight mentioned.
Grant’s center title Robert is after that sports-loving uncle.
And this is a enjoyable truth, Mother and Dad watched Bay Information 9 on the hospital whereas ready for Grant’s arrival, they even tweeted about it.