American Football Player (1995– )
Patrick Lavon Mahomes II is a quarterback for American football player for Kansas city Chiefs of the (NFL). The 23-year-old former baseball player is one who has scored for himself some few individual awards and known for his offensive plays, passing touchdowns additionally as his Ludacris long throws that has fetched records for yards reached during a season. Mahomes is a young player who is already a superstar and has his award cabinet loaded.
Mahomes has been all over the media since he got elected tenth overall by the Kansas city Chiefs in the 2017 NFL Draft, mostly because of his energy when he’s out in the field. Patrick Mahomes is presently among the NFL players in history to throw more than fifty touchdown pass in a single season.
Patrick Mahomes II Biography Facts
Early Life, Childhood, and Education
He was born to Pat Mahomes, a former MLB pitcher, and Randi Mahomes on Sep 17, 1995. The 2 later divorced. Mahomes attended Whitehouse High School in Whitehouse, Texas. He played soccer, baseball, and basketball. In football, he had 4,619 passing yards, fifty passing touchdowns, 948 rushing yards and fifteen rushing touchdowns as a senior. In baseball, he threw a no-hitter with sixteen strikeouts during a game his senior year. Mahomes was named the Maxpreps Male Athlete of the Year for 2013–2014.
Mahomes was rated by Rivals.com as a three-star football recruit and was ranked as the 12th best dual-threat quarterback in his category. He committed to Texas Tech University. Mahomes was additionally a top prospect for the 2014 major league Baseball draft, however wasn’t expected to be selected high because of his commitment to Texas Tech. He was chosen by the Detroit Tigers in the 37th round, but didn’t sign.
Professional Life and Career
He started as a baseball player in High School and was a top prospect who was thought to be following in his father’s footsteps being that his father played baseball till 2009 after ranking as high as no. 25 in 1992. Mahomes was graded 419 among prospects in 2014 when he came out of high school and was terribly keen about American football even if at the time he could play basketball too.
During his senior year in high school, he had an amazing record as an American football player. He had fifteen rush touchdowns, 948 rush yards, fifty passing touchdowns, and a whopping 4619 passing yards.
He enrolled at Texas Tech University after high school wherever he was selected for the 2014 major league Baseball draft by Detroit Tigers. However he didn’t put the pen down on paper with them as he was a lot of interested in football. He was named ‘Male athlete of the year’ by MaxPreps.
He started his sophomore year as the starting quarterback. In the initial game of the season, he passed 425 yards with four touchdowns in a success against Houston State University.
Just before the 2016 season, Mahomes made it public that he was quitting baseball to focus on soccer. Patrick Mahomes II smashed NCAA records for one game offence pocketing 819 yards as well as a 734 passing yards equaling a previous NCAA record and was only one short of the record attempts at eighty eight. The season finished with Mahomes as the leader for yards per game, passing yards and also a complete offence, whereas also being the leader for points and touchdowns. He bagged the Sammy Baugh trophy for being the best college passer.
Mahomes made a public announcement on 3 Jan 2017 that he would enter NFL draft and forfeit his last college year.
Fresh out of college, analysts and scouts had premonitions that he would be a 1st or second-round pick. throughout the throwing session at the trials, his passes reached a whopping 60mph becoming the third tie to the NFL record for the quickest pass. twenty eight NFL teams were present at his professional day, he had 18 closed-door workout and visits that was the record for 2017 prospects. Kansas City Chiefs picked him in the 1st round, making him 1st quarterback they picked in the first round since 1983. Mahomes put pen on paper for the Kansas City Chiefs on 20th July 2017 in a four year deal with $16.42m alongside $10.08m as signing bonus. Dec 27, he got his 1st career start in a very game against Denver Broncos, that he helped them to win completing most of his passes and making an interception.
On 30th of Jan 2018, Mahomes became Kansas City starting quarterback. in the 1st game, he helped his team beat the Los Angeles Chargers. His performance within the game got him named offensive player of the game week by AFC. He went on to break records that include most touchdown passes. He additionally went on to win most offensive player of the week, becoming one amongst the players in NFL history to get over 5,000 passing yards during a season, helping the Chiefs to their third consecutive division title. Mahomes helped get the team to their 1st AFC championship after their last in 1993. Mahomes wonderful performance for the 2018 season earned him a barrage of awards.
He was in the 2019 professional Bowl, AFC player of the year, NFL’s most valuable player 1st time for Kansas city Chiefs.
He is dating Brittany Matthews, a former soccer player and currently a personal fitness trainer. They have known each other since high school. They frequently post their pictures on their Instagram pages.
Salary, and Net Worth
According to Spotrac, Patrick Hamone’s base salary is $645,000, in addition to signing bonus of $2,521,506 million and $1,313,270 roster bonus, which all adds up to a cap hit of $4,479,776 million for the 2019 season. He has net worth of $11.76 million.
Patrick is quite tall as he stands at a height of 6ft 3 inches (1.91 meters). His weight of 104kg (230 lbs) nicely balances up his height, making his muscular built an eye candy.
Achievements and Awards
- NFL Most Valuable Player (2018)
- Pro Bowl (2018)
- First-team All-Pro (2018)
- NFL Offensive Player of the Year (2018)
- NFL passing touchdowns leader (2018)
- Bert Bell Award (2018)
- Sammy Baugh Trophy (2016)
- Second-team All-Big 12 (2016)
- MaxPreps Male Athlete of the Year (2013)
Currently, there are no desperate rumors regarding his personal and professional life.