Patrick Mahomes: ‘Really Cool’ for LeBron, Wade, More to Praise $503M Contract

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FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2020, file photo, Kansas City Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes, left, and Tyrann Mathieu celebrate after defeating the San Francisco 49ers in the NFL Super Bowl 54 football game in Miami Gardens, Fla. The Kansas City Chiefs began talking about a repeat before they had even left the stadium following their Super Bowl triumph. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)

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Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes became the first half-billion dollar player in sports history when he inked a 10-year deal worth up to $503 million:

The Super Bowl-winning quarterback spoke with Sports Radio 610 Tuesday and mentioned how he’s received congratulations from many sources, including Los Angeles Lakers guard/forward LeBron James and ex-Miami Heat superstar guard Dwyane Wade.

“I texted with a lot of people, a lot of crazy people I never thought I would talk to in my entire life,” Mahomes said.

“It’s just the numbers that text me that I have zero idea who it is, and they congratulate me. I just say, ‘thank you.’ I have no idea. I’ve given