While Meek Mill will not be at the Super Bowl on Sunday, his music will Be the battle cry for his beloved Philadelphia Eagles.
According to NFL.com, Eagles defensive end Brandon Graham confirmed that the team will take the field to Dreams and Nightmares at Super Bowl LII, saying, “If you’re going to go with a Philly song, that’s the one you’re going with.” Eagles rookie Defensive End Derek Barnett, added, “Meek, you know, he’s locked up right now, so we have to hold the city down for him.” He says of the song, “It just gets us going. It gives us good energy. Just a little extra juice.”
Last week, Meek released a statement regarding his song being the unofficial playoff anthem of his hometown team, saying it “really lifted my spirit to hear the team rallying around my songs.”
— Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) January 31, 2018
The Eagles are looking for their first Super Bowl championship in franchise history. If the Eagles are to pull off the major upset, got to believer Meek’s music will be very influential in the process.
Super Bowl LII will take place at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minnesota on Sunday, February 4th. Kickoff is scheduled for 6:30pm ET, airing on NBC.