Patrick Mahomes II
- Date of Birth
- Age 26 Years Old
- Famous Name Patrick Mahomes II
- Country United States US
- Birth Name Patrick Lavon Mahomes II
- Birth Place Tyler, Texas
- Father Pat Mahomes
- Mother Randi Mahomes
- Net Worth $11 million
- Salary $3.73 million
- Nationality American
- Profession Football Player
- Currently Working For Kansas City Chiefs
- University attended Texas Tech University
- School attended Whitehouse High School
- Girlfriend Brittany Lynne Matthews
Patrick Mahomes is a young and talented professional football quarterback on the rise. He was signed by the Kansas City Chiefs in the 2017 NFL draft and currently serves as their quarterback.
Mahomes is new to the game with him only playing in his second season of the professional game but has already made a net worth that is bigger than most veterans of the game. He is currently in a relationship with the girlfriend he has been seeing since his university days.
Early Life of Patrick Mahomes II
Patrick Lavon Mahomes II was born on September 17, 1995, in Tyler, Texas to parents Pat Mahomes and Randi Mahomes. His father is a former MLB pitcher. Mahomes was a student of the Whitehouse High School in Whitehouse, Texas where he used to play football, baseball, and basketball. During his senior years, he recorded 4,619 passing yards, 50 passing touchdowns, 948 rushing yards, and 15 touchdowns.
Mahomes enrolled in the Texas Tech University and continued playing football at the collegiate level. Mahomes remained the backup to Davis Webb for most of his freshman season but got the chance to become the starter for the final three games of the season.
He became the team's starter quarterback in his sophomore season. During his time at Tech, he won the Sammy Baugh Trophy and was named an Academic All-American 2nd Team by the College Sports Information.
Professional Life of Patrick Mahomes II
Patrick Mahomes II forewent his senior season at college football to enter the 2017 NFL Draft. He was selected by the Kansas City Chiefs in the first round, 10th overall in the draft. Mahomes signed a fully guaranteed four-year $16.42 million contract with a $10.08 million signing bonus with the Chiefs on July 20, 2017.
Mahomes made his first career start in the Week 17 game of 2017 against the Denver Broncos. The starter Alex Smith sat out on rest to give Mahomes an opportunity at the game. In the game, he completed 22 of 35 passes for 284 yards with an interception to help the Chiefs win the game with a score of 27-24.
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The Chiefs traded Alex Smith in 2018 which resulted in Mahomes taking the spotlight as the starting quarterback for the 2018 season. On his first game of the season as the full-time starting quarterback playing against the Los Angeles Chargers, he threw for 256 yards and four touchdowns with no interceptions earning himself the AFC offensive player of the Week honor. In the same game, he was able to score his first career touchdown with a pass to wide receiver Tyreek Hill in the first quarter.
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Patrick Mahomes II won his second consecutive AFC offensive player of the week with his performance against the Steelers. He became the first player since Tom Brady in 2011 to become the back-to-back player of the week. For his outstanding performance, he was named AFC offensive player of the Month for September.
So far, Mahomes has shown outstanding performance to prove that he is worthy of holding the starting quarterback position to go head to head with stars of other teams.
Who is Patrick Mahomes II's Girlfriend?
Patrick Mahomes is currently in s relationship with Brittany Lynne Matthews. He met his girlfriend during his time at the university as Brittany was taking Kinesiology at the University of Texas.
Brittany is obsessed with fitness and has her own fitness website as well. Mahomes and Brittany both often post pictures of the couple being together on each of their Instagram accounts.
Patrick Mahomes II Salary and Net worth
Patrick Mahomes II is currently in the second season of his professional career. He is the quarterback of the Kansas City Chiefs who signed him for a guaranteed four-year contract of $16.42 million. With the year coming to an end, his career earning over two seasons has been reported to be $11.76 million. His salary-cap7 hit for 2018 is at $3.73 million.
Taking into account his financial earning since the start of his career, his current net worth is estimated to be around $11 million.