Last Updated on: September 4, 2020 by: Daniel Roffer
American professional football player Patrick Mahomes plays for the NFL team Kansas City Chiefs. The NFL prodigy has won the 2018 First-team All-Pro, NFL Most Valuable Player, and NFL Offensive Player of the Year.
Patrick Mahomes Bio & Family
The player was born as Patrick Lavon Mahomes II on 17 September 1995 in Tyler, Texas. His father, Pat Mahomes, is a former MLB pitcher, while his mom, Randi Mahomes is a homemaker. Both of them have already parted ways. As a part of his siblings, he has a brother, Jackson Mahomes, and sister, Mia Randall. His brother was born on 15 May 2000 and is 19 years of age. Jackson’s birth sign is Taurus.
Patrick went to Whitehouse High School in Whitehouse, Texas. He played for Texas College. The player stands at the height of 6 ft 2 1⁄8 in (1.88 m) tall and weighs around 104 kg.
NFL Career; Kansas City Chiefs
After having an applauding freshman, sophomore, and junior college stats, he got the fortune to be in the 2017 NFL draft. The same year was his rookie season when he signed a four-year contract with the Kansas City Chiefs, worth $16.42 million on 20 July 2017. A part of the deal also included a signing bonus of $10.08 million.
Patrick Mahomes playing stats (Picture: ESPN)
In 2019, he became the recipient of the Pro Bowl, First-Team All-Pro, Best NFL Player ESPY Award, and Kansas City Club 101 Awards AFC Offensive Player of the Year. The player was also ranked as the fourth-best player in the NFL by his peers on the NFL Top 100 Players of 2019.
Contract, Salary & Net Worth
Mahomes’ contract comes on the richest contract in the history of North American sports. In June 2020, he made a total of $503 million contract extension with the Chiefs.
Patrick signed a 10-year contract, worth $450,000,000. It includes a $10,000,000 signing bonus, $141,481,905 guaranteed and an average annual salary of $45,000,000. As one of the highest-paid NFL player in history, he enjoys a net worth of an estimated $30 million.
Does He Have A Girlfriend?
Yes, the 24-year-old has a girlfriend Brittany Matthews, who are high-school sweethearts. They were together at Whitehouse High School in Whitehouse, Texas, when he was in 10th grade. In 2014, after completing her graduation, his girlfriend went on to play college soccer at the nearby University of Texas at Tyler.
Patrick Mahomes with girlfriend Brittany Matthews on 20 May 2019 (Picture: Patrick’s Instagram)
His girlfriend Brittany is a certified fitness trainer, who has more than 607k Instagram followers. In 2019, she launched Brittany Lynne Fitness, a website that offers training programs and fitness merchandise.
Engaged To Girlfriend In 2020
It looks like Patrick and his girlfriend Brittany are soon to walk down the aisle. The NFL star proposed his longtime girlfriend on 1st September 2020 at a suite arranged in Arrowhead Stadium.
Mahomes shared a picture with his new fiancee demonstrating the diamond ring on his Instagram. Similarly, his fiancee Brittany also shared the same news with a series of Instagram posts. The pair is yet to reveal their wedding plans.
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Some Interesting Facts About Patrick Mahomes
- During his college career, he had 4,619 passing yards, 50 passing touchdowns, 948 rushing yards, and 15 rushing touchdowns as a senior.
- In his senior year, he threw a no-hitter with 16 strikeouts.
- In 2013 and 2014, he became the recipient of the Maxpreps Male Athlete of the Year.
- Patrick was a top prospect for the 2014 MLB draft.
- His girlfriend was harassed by New England Patriots fans during the game at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts in December 2019.