Grow your family. patrick mahomes Y brittany matthews announced in May that she was expecting a second child.
“Round 2! 🤍,” the couple wrote in a joint Instagram post alongside a photo of them smiling with their 16-month-old daughter, Sterling. The boy’s pink shirt read, “I have a secret to tell you.” a sign that read, “Big sister’s homework is coming soon.”
The young parents started out as high school sweethearts in Whitehouse, Texas. They split up to go to college, and Matthews went on to play football at the University of Texas at Tyler. “He ended up going to Texas Tech, and that’s when I really realized, ‘Oh shit, I could go play professional football,'” he said. This day from Mahomes in December 2020. “It was surreal to see him live his dream and to see him grow as an athlete and as a man in general was just amazing.”
The quarterback proposed to his longtime love in September 2020 at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City. Weeks later, the couple announced that they were expecting a child together. They welcomed Sterling in February 2021 and exchanged vows in March 2022. Mahomes and Matthews did not share photos of their firstborn’s face online for the first few months of his life.
“Obviously at first we wanted to keep things private and not have her out there,” the Kansas City Chiefs player said. This day in July 2021. “As we started to do different things and she started to get a little older, to be away from home, it almost became a burden to try to hide her at all times when we do things, and this next season we want her be in games and not have to worry about hiding it all the time.”
He continued: “We thought it was about time. We still want to keep some things private, but we think we can show her face to everyone at least once or twice or not have to keep hiding her.”
The Texas Tech alum has been focused on protecting his daughter from the beginning. “I know that the first night I had to hold her all night and I stayed up until 5 in the morning even though she was asleep, just because I wanted to make sure everything was perfect and nothing happened,” Mahomes said during an appearance. in 2021 in unit.
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