NFL superstar Patrick Mahomes says the newborn daughter was key to vaccination

0

NFL superstar Patrick Mahomes says newborn daughter was key to vaccination: ‘it was more of a personal decision to have a daughter’

Patrick Mahomes says he has been vaccinated and that his daughter Sterling Skye Mahomes was the key to getting things done in the short term.

“For me, it was more of a personal decision to have a baby girl and to know that I would be around people,” the 25-year-old Kansas City Chiefs quarterback said at a news conference Monday. “I wanted to make sure I could do what I could to keep her healthy.”

Mahomes, who welcomed the child with fiancé Brittany Matthews in February, said he believes the decision to get the vaccine is “ a personal decision for everyone, ” adding, “ Whatever you believe, I think you can do whatever that is. ‘

The latest: Patrick Mahomes, 25, says he was vaccinated, and that his daughter Sterling Skye Mahomes was the key to getting things right in the short term. He posed earlier this month with her fiancé Brittany Matthews (25)

Mahomes, who signed a 10-year, $ 503 million contract extension last year, also started his first two months of parenthood by speaking to the media.

“I had to learn a lot there, probably more than I have learned in my entire life so far, about how to care for a baby and raise a little girl,” he said. KMBC

NFL officials told teams earlier this month that Level 1 or 2 staffers “should be expected to be vaccinated unless they have a bona fide medical or religious reason not to do so.”

Employees whose shots pass without the exemptions “will not be able to access the” soccer only “area and may not work directly or in close proximity to the players,” the league said.

Mahomes said of his newfound fatherhood, 'I had to learn a lot there, probably more than I have learned in my entire life so far, about how to care for a baby and raise a little girl'

Mahomes said of his newfound fatherhood, ‘I had to learn a lot there, probably more than I have learned in my entire life so far, about how to care for a baby and raise a little girl’

The NFL star said he believes the decision to get the vaccine is

The NFL star said he believes the decision to get the vaccine is “a personal decision for everyone,” adding, “Whatever you believe, I think you can do whatever that is.”

Mahomes has played as one of the league’s fastest rising talents in the past two Super Bowls, educating reporters on the status of his injured toe and how his off-season schedule is progressing.

“You just have to find different ways to improve, there are so many different things I can improve in my game,” he said. NFL.com‘By being able to start over and start with a foot injury, I can really improve my footwork and try to make myself better.

‘I have dealt with ankle injuries in my career and I have been able to teach myself how to hit the right spots in my feet, by teaching myself how to get back from this injury that I think will affect me in the long run will help and something like that. where I can really focus on. ‘

Advertisement