Patrick Lavon Mahomes II was born on September 17, 1995, and currently plays American football for the National Football League’s Kansas City Chiefs (NFL).
He initially played collegiate football and baseball at Texas Tech University, where he is the son of former Major League Baseball (MLB) pitcher Pat Mahomes.
He left baseball after his sophomore year to focus exclusively on football. He led all NCAA Division I FBS players in a variety of statistics during his junior season, including passing yards (5,052) and total touchdowns (53). He was the tenth overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft by the Kansas City Chiefs.
In his debut season, Mahomes was Alex Smith’s back-up quarterback. After the Chiefs traded Smith to the Redskins in 2018, he was designated the starter. Mahomes passed for 5,097 yards, 50 touchdowns, and 12 interceptions throughout that season. He was the first and only quarterback in NFL and collegiate history to throw for more than 5,000 yards in a single season.
With 50 touchdown passes, 5,000 yards, and a single season in the NFL record books, Peyton Manning was the only other player to do this. A Pro Bowl selection, First-Team All-Pro, and NFL Offensive Player of the Year, and Most Valuable Player award winner in his first season as a starter, he had an outstanding rookie season. Only four quarterbacks of color have won the AP MVP award in the history of the honor’s inception in 1949.
Patrick Mahomes Net Worth
Patrick Mahomes net worth is estimated at $30 million
Patrick Mahomes Age
Patrick Mahomes is 26 years old
Patrick Mahomes Contract
Mahomes’ contract includes guaranteed payments totaling $141.428 million over 12 years, including a $63.082 million signing bonus.
Patrick Mahomes Draft
“The Kansas City Chiefs choose quarterback Patrick Mahomes II with the tenth overall choice in the 2017 NFL Draft.” . In the first round of the draft, the Chiefs selected a quarterback.
Patrick Mahomes Stats
Passing attempts: 2,345
Passing completions: 1,550
Completion percentage: 66.1
Passing yards: 18,991
Passer rating: 105.8