Kenny Chesney Teams With Football Friends at Tour Opener

Kenny Chesney huddled with football players like Joe Namath, Jason Witten of the Dallas Cowboys, Mike Vrabel of the Kansas City Chiefs, Wes Welker and Matt Light of the New England Patriots and Steve Hutchinson of the Minnesota Vikings at the launch of his Goin’ Coastal tour in West Palm Beach, Fla., on Thursday (March 17). For his stadium tour date with Zac Brown Band on Saturday (March 19), Chesney’s backstage guests included Nick Swisher of the New York Yankees, Super Bowl-winning Monday Night Football commentator Jon Gruden, Philadelphia Phillies players Cliff Lee, Roy Halladay, Roy Oswalt and Chase Utley and former Atlanta Braves pitcher John Smoltz.