Matthew McConaughey hails Nick Foles in newspaper ad

2/12/2018 10:10:19 AM

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) Matthew McConaughey is congratulating fellow Texan and Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles on his Super Bowl win.

The actor took out a full-page ad in the Austin American-Statesman on Sunday. It reads: ""From one local to another, Congratulations Nick Foles. just keep livin, Matthew McConaughey.""

McConaughey was born in Uvalde (yoo-VAWL"-dee), west of San Antonio. The Super Bowl MVP was born and raised in Austin.

McConaughey is a Washington Redskins fan, but that didn"t stop him from showing support for a division rival.

""Just keep livin"" is McConaughey"s personal mantra and the name of his nonprofit health and wellness organization.