Dee Ford is quickly turning into one of the best interviews on the Kansas City Chiefs roster. Perusing the transcripts from Saturday's Chiefs camp session, I saw this gem from Ford.
Ford was asked how often he checks in with his mom and dad.
"My mama is mad at me because I am not even talking to her. I said, ‘Mom, I'm grown now. I can't talk to you every day,'" Ford said Saturday via the Chiefs.
"But they'll be alright. I've been seeing them, they have been around for long - this whole journey from the Senior Bowl, National Championship, all of that, to the draft process. We've all been close - the whole family. We still talk. But not right now.
"This is a grind. Moms don't understand the grind. My dad, he gets it. But my mama doesn't."
There's a similar dynamic in my house. Mrs. Arrowhead Pride doesn't understand the blogging grind I'm going through during training camp. She does understand that I don't talk to her as much during this month.