Super Bowl MVP Julian Edelman said goodbye to his beard on live TV, with Ellen doing the honors. Gotta love it. "It's like a child," the Patriots receiver said. "It grows on you." Despite the "nine months of hard work", Edelman allowed Ellen to shave his trademark facial hair in her pop-up barbershop for charity, raising $10,000 for the Boys & Girls Club of Boston. Not only did he agree to part ways with the beard, he also matched the donation.
Edelman of course is coming off of a 10-catch, 141-yard performance in a Super Bowl victory over the Los Angeles Rams that earned him MVP honors.
The three-time Super Bowl champ took some time to explain what the award meant to himself as well as his family, telling Ellen,