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Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Bruce Arians shows off new Super Bowl LV tattoo

TAMPA, Fla. — Tampa Bay Buccaneers mentor Bruce Arians built very good on his word when he promised that when (not if) the Bucs gained the Super Bowl, he would get a tattoo.

Arians, sixty eight, tweeted out the image Tuesday with, “I’m a gentleman of my word — ‘When we win the Super Bowl, I will get a tattoo.’ Well I acquired mine and I appreciate it!! #SBLV”

The tattoo functions the Super Bowl LV emblem with the Lombardi trophy, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers emblem and the closing score, 31-9.

“I followed up on my guess, and I’m actually, actually happy with it also,” Arians stated of the new ink.

He built the guess with the toughness personnel and restricted ends mentor Rick Christophel back in August.

Arians’ son Jake Arians informed ESPN that his household realized about the guess and enjoys that this was his 1st tattoo.

“I imagine it truly is awesome. Forty-moreover years of blood, sweat, tears and passion went into that,” Jake Arians stated. “Individuals get tattoos with far much less meaning or significance each working day. For this to be his 1st is rather badass.”

Arians may perhaps have impressed some of his gamers to get their possess Super Bowl tattoos, with operating back Ronald Jones II and cornerback Sean Murphy-Bunting every stating they’re subsequent in line.

Wide receiver Mike Evans and protection Antoine Winfield Jr. are some Bucs gamers who have previously gotten their possess championship ink.