Patrick Mahomes was born on 17th September, 1995. He is an American football quarterback who plays for the Kansas City Chiefs in the National Football League (NFL). He was the tenth pick by the Kansas City Chiefs in the first round of the 2017 NFL Draft. In 2020, he entered the fourth-year as a quarterback in his fourth season with the Chiefs. Through Week 8 of the 2018 season, he threw 26 touchdown passes and 2810 yards, earning the most passing touchdowns and passing yards in a player's first nine career games in the Super Bowl era. He threw 29 touchdown passes in his first 10 career NFL games, more touchdown throws than any quarterback in NFL history in their first 10 games. Prior to the NFL, in NCAA Division I Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS), Mahomes played for Texas Tech University where he secured 5,052 passing yards and a total of 53 touchdowns. He is the only quarterback in history to throw for over 5,000 yards in a season in both college and the NFL. He has also won the ESPY for the Best NFL Player in ESPN's annual awards show in July of 2019.
Who is Patrick Mahomes' girlfriend?
Patrick Mahomes’ girlfriend is his childhood sweetheart Brittany Matthews.
Born on September 1st, 1995, Matthews is a star athlete herself and played professional soccer in Europe. She has created an athletic empire of her own and launched her own fitness company. After Matthews graduated in 2013, she went on to play college soccer at the University of Texas at Tyler where she was awarded “All-East Texas Forward” honors. She graduated with a degree in kinesiology and signed on to play soccer professionally with UMF Afturelding/Fram in Iceland in May 2017. She won her team a league title before returning to the US to focus on a career in fitness. She mentions that every coach she had at UT Tyler made a huge impact on her love for this game and her decision to pursue professional soccer. She went on to become a certified fitness trainer, and in 2019, launched Brittany Lynne Fitness, a website that offers training programs and fitness merchandise designed by Matthews. In an interview she mentioned she has had experience with all levels of fitness and have carried that experience with her to create exercise programs for people at all stages on their fitness journey. Her program consists of working hard, staying dedicated, not making excuses.
What is Brittany Matthews' net worth?
Brittany Matthews net worth is reportedly speculated to be around $4 million.
How long have Patrick and Brittany been together?
Patrick Mahomes and Brittany Matthews have been childhood sweethearts. The pair met while attending Whitehouse High School in Whitehouse, Texas, and started dating when Mahomes was in 10th grade. They have been dating for over 8 years. Although they attended separate colleges, they maintained their relationship and currently live together in Kansas City with their two beautiful bulldogs, Steel and Silver. Ever since Mahomes joined the team in 2017, Matthews has been a dedicated Chiefs fan, and has been by his side all along,. She was also there when the Chiefs won the Super Bowl earlier this year. She is quite active on social media, and regularly live-tweets games and shares Instagram stories celebrating over her beau’s wins.
They both attended the Chiefs' Super Bowl ring ceremony together on September 1, during which Mahomes surprised his high school sweetheart with an engagement proposal. The athletic powerhouse very well documents their relationship on Instagram. Matthews shared a photo of a section of the stadium that had been blocked off, covered in roses, with a sign that said "Will you marry me?" and later also shared a photo of her ring.
In 2019, the couple bought a house in Kansas City, spending $1.925 million in the city's Mission Hills neighborhood. In an interview with Bleacher Report, the couple mentioned that setting down roots in Kansas City was huge for them and they wanted to be there for a long time. The couple spends the offseason in Kansas City and recently launched a foundation to help underprivileged youth. Mahomes said in another interview that he wants to give back to the community the love and support he has received all these years, and be a part of it, and show the same love and passion to them.
Are Patrick Mahomes and Brittany Matthews engaged?
Yes, Patrick Mahomes’ engagement took place on September 9, 2020, inside a suite at Arrowhead Stadium, the couple surrounded by flowers. Mahomes received his Super Bowl 2020 ring the same day which consists of 10.5 carats of gemstones, including 255 diamonds and 36 genuine rubies.
Brittany's engagement ring from Patrick Mahomes
Mahomes proposed Matthews with a massive emerald-cut diamond engagement ring set on a white gold or platinum diamond-adorned double band, that could be as large as 10 carats. The estimated retail value of the ring is at $500,000.