Patrick Mahomes II Biography
A native of Tyler, Texas, Patrick Mahomes II who was born as Patrick Lavon Mahomes II is an American football quarterback for the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League (NFL).
Mahomes II initially played college football and college baseball at Texas Tech University. Following his sophomore year, he quit baseball to focus solely on football. During his junior year, he led all NCAA Division 1 FBS players in multiple categories including passing yards (5,052 yards) and total touchdowns (53 touchdowns). He then entered the 2017 NFL Draft where he was the tenth overall selection by the Chiefs.
Patrick Mahomes II Age and Birthday
The American football quarterback, Patrick Lavon Mahomes II, was born on September 17th, 1995 in Tyler, Texas. Patrick is 25 years old as of 2020. He celebrates his birthday on September 17th every year.
Patrick Mahomes II Ethnicity
The father of Mahomes II is black while his mother is white. His exact ethnic background is currently under review and will soon be updated.
Patrick Mahomes II Height and Weight
Patrick Lavon measures a standing height of 6 feet 3 inches which is equivalent to 1.91 meters. Mahomes weighs 104 kilograms which is equivalent to 230 lbs. He has dark brown hair and dark brown eyes.
Patrick Mahomes II Family, Parents, and Siblings
Patrick is the son of Pat Homes, his father, and Randi Mahomes, his mother. There is no known information about his siblings nor his other relatives. This information is currently under review and will soon be updated.
Patrick Mahomes II Dating, Wife, Girlfriend, and Children
The American football player, Patrick, proposed to Britanny Matthews on September 1st, 2020. The two are high school sweethearts. Mahomes proposed in a suite in Arrowhead Stadium, the day he received his Super Bowl Championship ring. Brittany had a brief professional soccer career playing for UMF Afturelding.
She then became a certified personal trainer. Matthews is also a co-owner of Kansas City NWSL, a women’s professional soccer team. The beautiful couple lives in Kansas City, Missouri. They announced that they were expecting their first child, a girl on September 29th, 2020.
Their daughter was born on February 20th, 2021. Mahomes is a Christian. His mother said he found his faith when he was in middle school, where he was involved with a youth group at his church. Mahomes was named to Time 100’s list of most influential people of 2020.
Patrick Mahomes II Education
Patrick was rated by Rivals.com as a three-star football recruit and was ranked as the 12th best dual-threat quarterback in his class. He committed to Texas Tech University. Mahomes was also a top prospect for the 2014 Major League Baseball draft but was not expected to be selected high due to his commitment to Texas Tech. He was selected by the Detroit Tigers in the 37th round of the 2014 MLB Draft but did not sign a contract.
Patrick Mahomes II Contract
The Kansas City Chiefs drafted Mahomes’ 10th overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft. Patrick later signed a fully guaranteed 4-year contract worth $16.42 million that includes a signing bonus of $10.08 million with the Chiefs.
Patrick Mahomes II NFL Draft
Mahomes believes that training pitching and playing basketball improved his quarterback skills. In football, he had 4,619 passing yards, 50 passing touchdowns, 948 rushing yards, and 15 rushing touchdowns as a senior. On January 3rd, 2017, Patrick announced that he would forgo his last year of college eligibility and enter the NFL Draft.
The Kansas City Chiefs selected Mahomes in the first round (10th overall) in the 2017 NFL Draft. The Buffalo Bills traded the 10th overall pick to the Chiefs for their first-round pick, a third-round pick, and the Chiefs’ first-round pick in the 2018 NFL Draft. He was the first quarterback selected by the Chiefs in the first round since selecting Todd Blackledge seventh overall in the 1983 NFL Draft.
Patrick Mahomes II Net Worth and Salary
The American-born American football player, Patrick Mahomes, has made a great fortune from his NFL career. In the 2020 season, Mahomes signed a $477 million 10-year contract extension with the Chiefs, including $26 million in bonuses, making the deal a total of $503 million. His annual salary is currently under review and will soon be updated.
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