Ertz had to wait until after the USWNT game against Denmark to find out the Eagles-Vikings score.
Julie Ertz, whose husband Zach is a Pro Bowl tight end for the Eagles, could not watch the NFC Championship Game because he had a game to play: the US women's national soccer team. UU Had a bad time (for Julie) friendly against Denmark, who easily won 5-1.
She had to wait until after the game to hear that her husband was heading to the Super Bowl, and was understandably happy with the news.
"Oh yes, we were texting like until the last second we were able to send text messages," Ertz said when asked if he had communicated with Zach before the game.
"I tried not to watch the rest, but you know that people smiled at me as if they knew something, I could not wait until, like the whistle was going to sound, and then they told me, and I had to make sure they were going like ten people, I'm very excited for them, incredibly excited. "
Zach Ertz led the Eagles with eight receptions and 93 yards, and Julie Ertz scored the USA. & # 39; second objective. What a night for that marriage