Patrick Mahomes on counting to 10 following TD: Just having exciting – NBCSports.com


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Following Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes threw a landing go to tight stop Travis Kelce in Sunday night’s get over the Bears, NBC cameras showed Mahomes counting to 10 with outstretched fingers on his way off the area.

It wasn’t difficult to guess at the indicating of the gesture. Mahomes was the 10th overall choose of the 2017 draft and, as we have been reminded often this 7 days, the Bears were being among the the teams to pass him up. They handed him up in get to trade up for Mitchell Trubisky with the No. 2 all round decide.

It’s a determination that has not aged well at all, whilst Mahomes claimed just after the activity that he was “just out there owning fun” and there wasn’t “necessarily a indicating.”

“I really don’t know why a whole lot of factors appear out when I do celebrations, but I just check out to go out there and delight in it,” Mahomes said, by means of Kalyn Kahler of SI.com. “And I know I simply cannot dance or just about anything like that, so I go away that to the receivers. I just do what I can do.”

Mahomes did cop to wanting to be the to start with quarterback picked and defensive conclusion Frank Clark said he preferred Mahomes “showing a small little bit of edge to him” on his way off the industry. Assuming Mahomes continues to be with the Chiefs, the Bears won’t have to see that edge for a several years and they’ll very likely be glad to be excused from the up-close reminder of their 2017