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Chiefs’ Eric Berry makes electrifying return to Arrowhead Stadium

Chiefs strong safety Eric Berry walked out to roaring Arrowhead Stadium during player introductions Thursday night before the game against Denver.
Chiefs strong safety Eric Berry walked out to roaring Arrowhead Stadium during player introductions Thursday night before the game against Denver. deulitt@kcstar.com

You just knew Eric Berry’s return to Arrowhead Stadium was going to be cool moment, but wow.

That was great.

Berry, who played his first game at Arrowhead since being diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma, was the last player to be introduced Thursday and it was a spine-chilling moment.

By the way, here are columns that Sam Mellinger (who knows other have it worse) and Vahe Gregorian (Berry’s comeback inspires many others).

Here is Berry taking the field.

Berry gave his dad a hug before the game.

 

Eric embracing his dad on sideline in pregame #KCvsDEN #BerryStrong

A video posted by Chad Speck (@cspeck31) on

A fan at Arrowhead captured the moment:

Other Chiefs fans were excited:

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