Chiefs news for 2 February 2019
Ripkowski entered the National Football Leagues as the sixth round selection of the Packers back in the 2015 NFL Draft. He played in every single game for Green Bay over the last three seasons except for one and replaced popular fullback John Kuhn, not an easy task.
Gonzalez is one of 15 modern-era finalists for selection, and he will learn his fate Saturday night, less than 24 hours before the Super Bowl. He is on the ballot for the first time. No tight end has ever been elected on his first try. It’s widely believed that Gonzalez will be the first. The career milestones suggest he should be the first.
Mahomes, in his first full season as a starter, added some flair to the quarterback position, doing something dazzling seemingly every week for the Chiefs, who ended with the No. 1 seed in the AFC.
VIDEO – Terez Paylor caught up with Patrick Mahomes during Super Bowl week to talk about an incredible season.
The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum has unveiled the first bobblehead of Whitehouse native, turned NFL star quarterback, Patrick Mahomes in his Texas Tech jersey. The officially licensed, limited edition bobblehead features Mahomes on a football field base with his name and number on a plaque in the background.
After numerous radio and television interviews, Hunt took a few minutes to speak with Chiefs.com on the phone about a number of topics—ranging from his thoughts on Patrick Mahomes’ MVP chances, Hunt’s own love of ketchup—continuing a viral storyline based on an interview Mahomes did with ESPN’s Seth Wickersham earlier this season, and also Hunt’s thoughts on how things are shaping up for the future of the franchise.
Two years ago, Mahomes and his agents roamed the maze of radio row tables in Houston, begging outlets to put the young quarterback on their shows. Back then, Mahomes was an invisible second-round prospect from an underperforming college program in West Texas. Friday afternoon, though, he was the main attraction at the final day of radio row in Atlanta.