Originally posted on The Sports Bank  |  Last updated 1/29/12

You could say Chad Ochocinco is pretty excited to be at his first Super Bowl, he bestowed a special gift upon his New England Patriots teammates.

The Boston Herald reports that Ochocinco dropped around $28,000 on Beats by Dre Headphones for every member of the team. The headphones, widely regarded as the best in the industry, were designed by rapper Dr. Dre. The version Ochocinco picked out for the team produce a “clean, yet forceful sound.”

From Shutdown Corner:

The headphones elicited excited tweets from Ochocinco’s teammates, who thanked him for his kindness and shared pictures of the gift.

85, expect a ton of questions about this at Super Bowl Media Day. There’s just too much noise week. Good thing you have your headphones.

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