Jason Kelce and Kylie McDevitt have one of the sweetest relationships in NFL history. After beginning their modern fairy-tale with a dating app connection, the Philadelphia Eagles center and former hockey coach have been married for five years and are busy raising two daughters, Wyatt and Elliotte, together. In fact, they’re just getting started on their parenting duties since the couple recently announced that baby number three is on the way.
Throughout Jason’s thriving career as an NFL star, which has spanned across 12 seasons, Kylie has been her husband’s number one fan. His wife frequently attends the games and shares words of encouragement on Instagram. While playing for the Eagles, the football player made it to the Pro Bowl five times, was named first-team All-Pro by Associated Press four times, assisted his team in winning a Super Bowl in 2018, and is going to the Super Bowl yet again in 2023. Kylie has stood by his side through it all.
Although Jason prefers to keep his personal life private, Kylie frequently documents their relationship on social media. Keep scrolling for a closer look at Jason and Kylie’s romance, from meeting on a dating app to raising two (coming on three) children.
- Jason and Kylie went public with their relationship in 2015 after matching on Tinder.
- Kylie cheered Jason on when the Philadelphia Eagles won Super Bowl LII in 2018.
- The couple got married on April 14, 2018 at the Logan Hotel in Philadelphia.
- They welcomed their first daughter, Wyatt, in 2019 and their second daughter, Elliotte, in 2021. They’re expecting their third child together in February of 2023.
November 2015: Instagram Official
Jason and Kylie confirmed their relationship status by sharing their first photo together on Instagram in November of 2015. According to the post, the couple first sparked a connection online. Although it’s unclear when they first started dating, they matched on Tinder. “Thank goodness you swiped right too,” the former hockey coach captioned her post.
July 18, 2016: A Heartfelt Tribute
Nearly a year after they announced their romance, Kylie expressed her love on social media. “How did I get so lucky? #mcm,” she wrote. She also included a snap of the couple clad in their bathing suits and posing on a beach in Sea Isle City, New Jersey.
November 5, 2016: Another Year Around the Sun
In honor of Jason’s 29th birthday, Kylie took to Instagram to celebrate the occasion and document her feelings for her then-boyfriend. “Wouldn't want anyone else by my side,” she posted alongside an image of the duo gazing into one another’s eyes. “Happy 29th, J.”
May 12, 2017: Becoming Pet Parents
The athletic couple took their relationship to new heights by deciding to raise a dog, an Irish wolfhound named Winnie. “4 months old, 50lbs, and all ours!” Kylie exclaimed on social media. Bringing home their new pup was quite the journey. According to Kylie’s Instagram, the couple caught a 6 a.m. flight to Nashville, picked up Winnie, and drove 15 hours back home.
July 26, 2017: Jason’s Biggest Fan
After six years of playing professional football for the Philadelphia Eagles, Kylie took a moment to congratulate her boyfriend at the start of another season. “As a new season begins today I'll just say, I am so proud of your accomplishments over the past few months,” she said on Instagram. “I can't wait to see your hard work and hefty appetite pay off. I love you, J... and so does Winn🐾.”
August 7, 2017: Football Dates
The support didn’t stop there. Kylie attended one of Jason’s games—sporting Eagles gear—and documented the moment. “I'm the luckiest girl in the world 😍,” she gushed.
November 13, 2017: A Sweet Surprise
When Jason turned 30 years old, Kylie threw him a surprise birthday party. She invited his close friends and family members and decorated the venue with string lights and colorful balloons. “The surprise was a success!” she shared. “Thanks to everyone that helped to pull it off ❤️.”
February 5, 2018: Super Bowl Champions
Jason helped lead the Philadelphia Eagles to victory against the New England Patriots during Super Bowl LII. The game concluded with a final score of 41 to 33. After the win, Kylie was a proud girlfriend. “The Eagles are Super Bowl Champs and this stud was at the center of it all 😏... 🦅🏈🏆💚,” she posted on Instagram.
April 14, 2018: Swapping Vows
After three years together, the pair tied the knot at the Logan Hotel in Philadelphia, according to Philadelphia Magazine. They said “I do” during an outdoor ceremony in front of 170 guests, who sat on white folding chairs adorned with eucalyptus, blue hydrangea, and yellow roses. Two arrangements of hydrangea and greenery flanked the altar. The bride wore a figure-hugging gown with a plunging neckline, and she fastened her updo with a veil. She also accessorized with a diamond necklace. For his look, the groom sported a gray suit with a striped bow tie. Winnie even helped the couple walk down the aisle.
While Sarah Alderman of AGP Collective photographed their big day, she could feel the love. “I couldn’t pick a better couple,” Alderman shared. “I work with couples all the time, and you can tell when people are a good match. These two are good for each other on every level.” Jason and Kylie also tapped Sarah and Bree of All About Events to plan the affair.
January 1, 2019: New Year Festivities
The newlyweds rang in the new year at SPIN Philadelphia, which is a local ping-pong club. The couple celebrated the end of 2018 by cozying up together on the couch and sipping on champagne. “Cheers to the new year! 🥂🍾,” Kylie wrote.
April 14, 2019: Married for One Year
For the couple’s first anniversary, Kylie reflected back on the couple’s wedding day and shared some new photos, including ceremony shots and portraits. “One year ago today we stood in front of our closest friends and family and vowed our love and commitment to each other,” she reflected. “I am so beyond grateful that I get to share my life with this man. Happy one year J!”
July 24, 2019: Another NFL Season
Kylie commemorated another football season for Jason by sharing words of encouragement. “Forever impressed by your dedication, passion, and perseverance,” she said. “Can’t wait to cheer you on through another season! 🦅I love you, J... and so do Winn, Bubs, and baby Kelce. 🐾🐾👶.”
October 2, 2019: Welcoming Their First Baby
Kylie and Jason welcomed their first child, Wyatt Elizabeth Kelce, on October 2, 2019. In one of Jason’s earliest Instagram posts, the NFL star shared a photo of Kylie in the hospital bed while holding their newborn. According to his post, Kylie made giving birth look effortless. “Chunked up the Deuces on her way out,” he joked. Their daughter weighed eight pounds and six ounces.
After Kylie gave birth, the Philadelphia Eagles player shared more details with the press. “[I’m] very tired,” he revealed. “Last few nights at the hospital have been pretty long. [They are doing] great. It was a really, really healthy delivery. Mom and baby are healthy. Everything went really well. I did very minimal work, [but] it’s pretty remarkable. It was an incredible moment.”
December 22, 2019: Wyatt’s First Game
At just two months old, Wyatt got to be a spectator at one of her dad’s games versus the Dallas Cowboys. The couple’s baby girl showed her support by wearing an Eagles hat. “Wyatt got to experience her first Dallas sucks chant yesterday... it was a proud mom moment. 🦅,” Kylie posted.
April 14, 2020: Marking Two Years of Marriage
In honor of their second wedding anniversary, Kylie shared a never-before-seen photo and video from their wedding day. “It took me two years... but here is one of my favorite highlights from our wedding,” Kylie revealed. Happy Anniversary J ❤️.” In the first snap, the couple is shown laughing at a speech delivered at their reception. After giving a warning that the following video contains profanity, the final slide shows their officiant telling guests to “shut the f**k up” if they believe the duo shouldn’t marry one another, which causes the couple to erupt in a fit of laughter.
November 5, 2020: Birthday Celebrations
Kylie posted another wedding photo, which pictures the couple sharing a passionate kiss, for her husband’s annual birthday message. “h a p p y b i r t h d a y J 🥰,” the caption said.
March 4, 2021: Growing Their Family
The couple welcome another baby girl, Elliotte Ray Kelce, to their family. To announce the exciting news, Kylie shared a photo of her newborn. “Elliotte Ray Kelce has arrived 🥰 🎀,” she said.
April 14, 2021: Another Relationship Milestone
To honor three years of marriage, Kylie posted a throw-back photo of their nuptials. The image shows the couple clinking glasses and locking eyes while sitting at their sweetheart table covered in blooms. “cheers to three years 🥂,” Kylie wrote.
December 25, 2021: Sending Christmas Wishes
The whole family gathered together to celebrate the Christmas holiday. Jason and Kylie posed for photos with their two little ones, who wore matching plaid dresses. “Merry Christmas! Love, the Kelces 💕,” Kylie’s caption said.
August 25, 2022: Family Game Day
Kylie, Wyatt, and Elliotte watched Jason work his magic on the field. Their daughters cheered their dad on in Eagles T-shirts. “Cherishing moments like these,” Kylie shared with her Instagram followers.
September 21, 2022: Another Baby Is on the Way
Jason and Kylie’s family of four is about to add one more. Kylie announced that she’s expecting a third child with Jason in February of 2023. “Another Kelce lady?” she asked. “Don’t mind if we do.” Kylie revealed the news with a photo of her daughters donning matching “Big Sister” sweatshirts.