The kid who almost quit football in high school is the breakout star of the NFL season, directing the Chiefs’ offense with a mixture of sublime confidence and did-you-see-that! spectacle. Mahomes’ style is no surprise for those who’ve known him—the guy’s always been that way
Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes continues to dazzle on the field, tossing 13 touchdowns in the first three games of this season—a stat that passes Peyton Manning (12 TDs in three games in 2013) for an NFL record. When will Mahomes break his stride?
Everyone knows the story of the Seahawks’ one-handed rookie linebacker. And every road game he plays this season, people who root for the other team, or don’t root for any team at all, will be there to see him, and to tell them how they are inspired—as long as they get Mama’s attention
As heavily as Jon Gruden's roster moves have been scrutinized, his development of Derek Carr after a regressive 2017 and rough Week 1 performance should be the measure of a coach whose reputation is supposedly as a QB guru.
When they open up the season in Oakland Monday night, it will be the first sign as to whether the decision to stock up on veterans—through free agency and swapping draft capital—will pay off for the NFL’s latest incarnation of a ‘Dream Team’