Not too many cities can say on an uneventful weekend, two Super Bowl MVP’s are quietly strolling around town, but that’s exactly what happened this weekend when former Dallas Cowboys great and Pro Football Hall of Famer Randy White was in Tyler along with Whitehouse native Patrick Mahomes.
Patrick Mahomes is making us all proud. The Super Bowl MVP is the epitome of class. He gives others credit for his team's success. He is polite. He is respectful. Somehow he remains cool, calm and collected when he should be falling apart.
MIAMI — The biggest play of the Super Bowl was not a touchdown, rather a conversion on a 3rd-and-15 to keep a drive alive in the fourth quarter by the Kansas City Chiefs.
The Kansas City Chiefs quarterback and Whitehouse native has truly earned the nickname of Magic Mahomes with his amazing feats on the football field.
The last time the nation saw Patrick Mahomes, he was riding around in a golf cart, doing a victory lap at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami.
Sept. 17, 1995 — Patrick Mahomes is born. Under Earth’s yellow sun, he will grow to have great powers.
Telemundo Sports was one of the few video allowed outlets in the locker room when Whitehouse native Patrick Mahomes finally arrived to see his teammates.
You can call Patrick Mahomes “Showtime” or “Magic” — just make sure you call him Super Bowl champion.
WHITEHOUSE — After their service on Sunday, the Hill Creek Baptist Church of Whitehouse showed their support for native son Patrick Mahomes.
Kansas City Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes and his hometown of Whitehouse are the focus of a Super Bowl LIV commercial released Sunday. The commercial, titled "Game Changer Since Day 1," features past coaches, teammates and other Whitehouse residents.
There are a lot of traits that make Patrick Mahomes special — his family, friends, faith, intelligence and physical ability.
Pat Mahomes has been on the big stage of Major League Baseball where the season is 162 games and the ultimate prize is the World Series.
You knew the Super Bowl was a little bigger than an AFC Championship game when the Kansas City Chiefs won and the national media started focusing on Whitehouse and Tyler.
On Friday students and faculty at Whitehouse High School were showing their support for Patrick Mahomes. The 2014 Whitehouse graduate will be leading the the Kansas City Chiefs in Super Bowl LIV on Sunday.
The Tyler community came together Sunday evening at the Oil Palace in celebration of Super Bowl LIV, featuring the San Francisco 49ers vs. the Kansas City Chiefs. Heavy attention was given to Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes, who is a Whitehouse native.
On Sunday, Patrick Mahomes will be on America’s biggest sports stage.
MIAMI — At this juncture in the build-up to Super Bowl LIV, we're running low on original adjectives and superlatives to attach to Kansas City Chiefs quarterback and Whitehouse native Patrick Mahomes.
Derrick Jenkins, like many others, noticed something special about Patrick Mahomes at a young age.
In recognition of his success in the NFL and reaching the Super Bowl, Feb. 2 is now Patrick Mahomes Day in Whitehouse.
WHITEHOUSE — Normally, this is Cowboys country, with maybe a few Texans and Saints fans sprinkled around as well as some other NFL teams.
Chad Parker, local attorney who was quarterback for Tyler Lee, has been along for Patrick Mahomes' rise to stardom.
WHITEHOUSE — Adam Cook didn’t have to go through bars of candy to find the golden ticket, or even through ticket agencies, after all.
Not only has Patrick Mahomes reached the top of the NFL mountain leading the Kansas City Chiefs to the Super Bowl, he is reaching new heights raising money for his foundation.
Patrick Mahomes has played in several big games in his young football career.
The East Texas area has been blessed with great people and great athletes.
The city of Whitehouse plans to honor its hometown football star, Patrick Mahomes, with his own day.
Just a day after leading the Kansas City Chiefs to their first Super Bowl in 50 years, the popularity of quarterback Patrick Mahomes continued to soar.
For the first time in a half century, the Kansas City Chiefs are going to the Super Bowl and they can thank an East Texan for leading them there.
When the AFC Championship kicks off on Sunday, it will feature two quarterbacks with deep East Texas ties.
WHITEHOUSE — Normally the Whitehouse community is draped in maroon and white for their beloved Wildcats, but on Friday the school district and city are turning Red & Gold in support of native son Patrick Mahomes, quarterback of the Kansas City Chiefs.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes stalked up and down the sideline like a field marshal rallying his troops, the brilliant young quarterback imploring the Kansas City Chiefs to stay together even as the Houston Texans were on the verge of taking them apart.
As approximately 750 people gathered for the 86th Texas Rose Festival Distinguished Men’s Luncheon on Friday at The Cascades, the guest speaker told a story of his relationship with the one and only “Tyler Rose.”
Clark Hunt, CEO of the Kansas City Chiefs football and FC Dallas soccer teams, is committed to faith being a part of his teams.
After finishing his practice round on Monday, Tony Romo greeted fans and posed for photos on his trek from hole No. 18 to the clubhouse.
WHITEHOUSE — Even as his fame has risen, Patrick Mahomes hasn’t forgotten about his Mahomies in his hometown.
INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — Patrick Mahomes II could have spent his offseason just about anywhere, back home in Texas perhaps, or maybe even some exotic locale befitting a 20-something starting quarterback in the NFL.
It’s been quite an active offseason for Whitehouse native Patrick Mahomes II.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- For about nine months, Patrick Mahomes diligently went about his business as the Chiefs’ backup quarterback, working to improve at his craft while not ruffling any feathers.
Patrick Mahomes II reading to children at Independence Square in the Kansas City, Missouri, area on Saturday.
The suspect in the robbery of Kansas City Chiefs rookie quarterback and Whitehouse native Patrick Mahomes II and his friends pleaded guilty in a Smith County Court on Wednesday.
The Chiefs on Thursday signed their first-round draft pick, quarterback Patrick Mahomes II.
Smith County Sheriff Larry Smith said he believes the robbery of NFL draft pick and Whitehouse native Patrick Mahomes II and his friends on Friday was a random act committed out of opportunity.
Editor's Note: Phil Hicks, Tyler Morning Telegraph and ETFinalScore.com sports editor was at the draft party Thursday for Patrick Mahomes II and provided a live blog throughout the evening as the Whitehouse native and Texas Tech superstar found out where he went in the NFL Draft.
Patrick Mahomes will be in Orlando, Florida on Monday as part of ESPN’s annual Jon Gruden QB Camps series. The Whitehouse native and Texas Tech quarterback was one of seven invited to the series, which is set at ESPN’s Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando.
Patrick Mahomes II sat courtside for all three of Whitehouse's basketball games this week at the Wagstaff Holiday Classic held at Tyler Junior College. The Wildcats went 1-2 with Mahomes' younger brother, Jackson, the starting power forward for the team.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Patrick Mahomes had another stellar game for Texas Tech in an NFL stadium. The Red Raiders now wait to find out if the dual-threat quarterback stays for his senior season or leaves early for the NFL draft.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - The closest Texas Tech and junior quarterback Patrick Mahomes will get to a bowl game this season is playing rival Baylor in an NFL stadium the day after Thanksgiving.
Patrick Mahomes II has excelled on the baseball diamond and gridiron, but Saturday night in Lubbock the Whitehouse native put on a record-setting performance.
No word yet if Patrick Mahomes II will travel, let alone play when Texas Tech visits the Little Apple on Saturday.
Patrick Mahomes II did his part in trying to keep Texas Tech in the ballgame against Arizona State Saturday in Tempe, Ariz.
DALLAS - The blinding glare from almost 20 television camera lights shown directly at Patrick Mahomes II as members of the media clamored to get an interview with the Texas Tech quarterback.
Patrick Mahomes II, the Whitehouse native and Texas Tech's strong-armed quarterback, will grace the cover of Dave Campbell's Texas Football, the magazine announced on Wednesday.
ARLINGTON - Texas Tech quarterback Patrick Mahomes II, a former Whitehouse High School standout, threw out the first pitch on Friday before the Texas Rangers’ game with the Toronto Blue Jays at Globe Life Park in Arlington.
When Patrick Mahomes II was at Whitehouse High School he lifted the Wildcat football program (along with basketball and baseball) to an elite level.
HOUSTON - Just two seasons ago Patrick Mahomes II was darting around east Texas football fields, throwing for 50 touchdowns, rushing for 15 more and leading the Whitehouse Wildcats to a district title. Mahomes was the 2013-2014 MaxPreps National Male Athlete of the Year and the Texas Associa…
By ERIC OLSON, AP College Football Writer
WHITEHOUSE — As Patrick Mahomes strode to the mound to begin his warm-up tosses for the seventh inning, Cake's "He's going the distance" blared on the loud speaker from the press box at Wildcat Field.
LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) - Texas Tech shored up its thin roster at quarterback Wednesday by signing one of the state's best high school players in 2013.
WHITEHOUSE — Whitehouse’s best season in program history culminated with another big signing class on Wednesday.
Whitehouse's Patrick Mahomes has received plenty of fanfare since debuting at quarterback.
NEW YORK — Whitehouse High School senior quarterback Patrick Mahomes has made honorable mention on the prestigious Parade All-American High School Football team, which will be published in Sunday issue.
WHITEHOUSE — Patrick Mahomes' shot couldn't have gone much higher.
For the second straight year, Whitehouse High School’s record-setting quarterback Patrick Mahomes was named the American State Bank Player of the Year.
WHITEHOUSE — Before his junior season, Patrick Mahomes was undecided about playing football.
Whitehouse's Patrick Mahomes entered the season with major plans. He fulfilled many of them.
LINDALE — Whitehouse completed a dominant three days Saturday at the Lindale Hoop Heaven Tournament, crushing North Forney and Robert E. Lee to raise its record to 6-0 for the season.
MESQUITE — Over the past two years, Whitehouse quarterback Patrick Mahomes has thrown his share of touchdowns.
WHITEHOUSE — John Tyler coach Ricklan Holmes said before playing Whitehouse that the Wildcats weren't a rival because they had never beaten the Lions.
LINDALE — Whitehouse rebounded from a slow start to begin league play in dominant fashion.
WHITEHOUSE — Patrick Mahomes found Jaylon Dews open past the secondary and hit the receiver in stride. The touchdown gave Whitehouse 22 unanswered points in a four-minute span, not to mention its first lead.
WHITEHOUSE — Whitehouse’s final scrimmage before the season opener featured a full lineup. And when everyone’s on the field, the Wildcats are hard to stop.
WHITEHOUSE —Whitehouse pitchers Ryan Cheatham and Patrick Mahomes consider themselves best friends —- or more like brothers, perhaps.
Whitehouse High School's Patrick Mahomes, one of the most highly recruited football/baseball players in Texas for 2014, has given his oral commitment to Texas Tech University.
The Whitehouse Wildcats drove their point — as the team to beat in the District 16-4A baseball race — right home.
Whitehouse High School's rifle-arm quarterback Patrick Mahomes was named the inaugural American State Bank Player of the Year during a banquet on Thursday at Hollytree Country Club.
WHITEHOUSE — About five years ago, Patrick Mahomes and Ryan Cheatham forged a friendship while playing for the same select team.