Jim Kelly

Virgen's View: Chad Kelly, a unique Mr. Irrelevant

Virgen's View: Chad Kelly, a unique Mr. Irrelevant

With an “Irrelevant Weekend” in front of him, it could have been seen as a perfect opportunity for Chad Kelly to improve his image from what he called “adversity,” that he experienced during college.

The message of celebrating the underdog and someone for no reason at all is a positive one and it just might detract from the off-the-field trouble that plagued Kelly.

Yet, here in Newport Beach, Kelly had decided he just wanted to be himself, calm and cool, have some fun, and have his brother, Casey, along for the ride. Kelly is a unique underdog, to be sure, but one that seems to be now on the right path toward achieving success in the NFL.

Kelly’s face lit up when he...

EDITION: California | U.S. & World
72°