Kansas City Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes: Money Doesn't Matter

A quote from this cowtown's Super Bowl champ offers a glimpse at his competitive spirit and respect for football's American legacy . . . Or it might reveal that married life is making him soft.

Here's the word . . .

“When I signed my deal, I knew I was going to be pretty set for life, regardless of what the market kind of happens,” Mahomes said. “But you just keep playing. Money is one thing, but when you get those Super Bowl rings, at the end of your career, I think that’s going to be what you look back upon. I think I’ve made enough money from the football field and obviously off of it as well, that it won’t matter at the end of the day.”

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