National championship game referee Mike Defee’s shirt was actually an XXL

TAMPA, FL - JANUARY 09: Referee Mike Defee reviews a replay during the College Football Playoff National Championship game between the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Clemson Tigers on January 9, 2017, at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, FL. Clemson won the game 35-31. (Photo by David Rosenblum/Icon Sportswire) (Icon Sportswire via AP Images)

Referee Mike Defee's biceps did their best to steal the spotlight from the Clemson-Alabama title game on Monday and the internet had a ton of fun with it:

Defee went on the Dan Patrick Show to discuss the game and his newfound fame. He told Patrick that despite his 5'10″ frame, Defee needs a XXL shirt to house those guns. We also learned that Defee is 212 pounds…of solid steel, I presume.

“My shoulders are very broad,” Defee said. “Always, just genetically, been very broad through the shoulders.” Ripped and humble. How can you not love this guy? 

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