Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes faced impossible expectations. Two games in as the Chiefs’ starter, he is exceeding them with 10 touchdown passes — an NFL record this far into the season.
Thirteen years since retiring from football for a third time, former Kansas City Chiefs coach Dick Vermeil still craves a sense of purpose. He’s found his in Vermeil Wines, based in his Napa Valley roots.
Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes struggled with his slide game in the season-opener at Los Angeles. American League stolen base leader Whit Merrifield of the Royals has some advice for the Chiefs signal caller.
Sunday was supposed to be inauguration day for Patrick Mahomes, who indeed had a big game in the Chiefs 38-28 victory over the Chargers. But Tyreek Hill was a thrill of his own and arguably the most fun player to watch in the NFL right now.
The Kansas City Chiefs might be taking the same broad offensive approach they were with Alex Smith at quarterback. But there are different flourishes with Patrick Mahomes at the helm, and his targets need to get in his head.
Since joining the KC Chiefs in controversy, Tyreek Hill has been a model citizen by any visible measure. But his status took a tangible turn recently when his three-year deferred sentence for domestic abuse was expunged.
Former KC Chiefs great Johnny Robinson almost certainly is on his way to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio, after the NFL veterans committee on Friday made him its sole nominee for the Class of 2019.
Patrick Mahomes probably would be the KC Chiefs’ starting quarterback this season even if he hadn’t started a stray game last year at Denver. But his performance that night had substantial meaning, and ripples.