One of the great loves of sport! For Patrick Mahomes and his lifelong love Brittney Mahomes (Mathews), their romance has weathered many storms and stood the test of time and fame.
From their first years together as high school teenagers in Texas, through the development of their careers and their increasingly intertwined lives, the couple has never stopped being adorable.
Now, married and sharing two children, the NFL superstar and the football pro continue to be true couple goals for sports fans across the country. The couple has even become close friends with another power couple: Chiefs star Travis Kelce and pop megastar Taylor Swift.
To celebrate the cute duo, ET takes a look at their romance, from its beginnings to the present.
March 2012: nice meeting
Patrick and Brittany's long-term romance first began when they were students at Whitehouse High School in East Texas, when Patrick was a sophomore and Brittany was a junior. Recalling the early days of their relationship while talking to Today In 2020, Patrick recalled that it was a really normal, everyday thing, describing himself as “just a normal teenager who shows up at family dinner and is nervous and everything.”
May 2013: Graduation dates
When it came time for Brittany's prom, Patrick was more than excited to be her prom date and shared a slew of snaps showing them getting ready for the big night. Patrick proudly declared in the caption that Brittany was “the best prom date a guy could ask for!!!”
May 2014 – Prom: Part II
The next year, when it was time for Patrick's prom, the couple dressed for the occasion once again and he reiterated his “best prom date” sentiment once again, this time decked out in a elegant white tuxedo!
August 2014 — Long Distance
The couple faced an initial hurdle to their romance when Brittany graduated and went to the University of Texas at Tyler, where she played on the university's football team. A year later, Patrick graduated and joined the Texas Tech football team. Despite the distance and strict schedules, the two lovebirds managed to make time for each other and stayed strong while attending different colleges.
February 2016: puppy love
Valentine's Day 2016 was particularly special for the couple, because not only did they celebrate their romance together, but they also welcomed a new addition to their blossoming family: an adorable pup named Steel!
April 2017: Kansas City bound
Brittany was at Patrick's side when he was drafted into the NFL as the No. 1 pick by the Kansas City Chiefs and the No. 10 overall pick. Brittany celebrated the moment on Instagram He further stated, “I'm officially a Kansas City Chiefs fan! I'm so proud of you, Patrick! I can't wait to go on this amazing journey with you! ❤️ I love you so much!”
May 2017: football in Iceland
Shortly after Patrick was drafted by Kansas City, Brittany also became a professional athlete and joined the Icelandic professional soccer team Afturelding/Fram. Patrick was by her girlfriend's side when she signed up to play and celebrated her big moment with her.
January 2019: your MVP
Patrick was named NFL MVP following the 2018 season, making him the first Kansas City Chiefs player to win the honor in franchise history, and Brittany was by his side at the NFL Honors, where he received The distinction. . Brittany wrote about the big night“To me you are much more than an MVP. I am very proud of this guy.”
February 2020: Superbowl Champion!
Patrick led the Chiefs to victory in Super Bowl LIV against the San Francisco 49ers and was named Super Bowl MVP, making him the youngest quarterback in NFL history to be named MVP. After the big win, Brittany ran up to meet her on the field and jumped on him for a passionate kiss, and the pair were photographed sharing the exuberant moment.
September 1, 2020: Asking the question
After the Super Bowl ring ceremony, Patrick made sure to take the big day and make it even bigger by surprising his lady love with a proposal. Brittany celebrated the proposal with a heartfelt slideshow and gushed about Patrick's thoughtful surprise. “On a day that was meant to celebrate you, you turned it into celebrating us. It's always us, it's always you and me. The words you looked into my eyes and said to me in this moment will NEVER leave my mind! You did “This day was perfect, you took my breath away and I couldn't have imagined anything better,” he wrote. “I love you, forever and ever! Cheers to spending our lives together and an inseparable bond.”
September 29, 2020: Baby News!
Less than a month after getting engaged, the couple revealed they were expecting their first child together. Both Brittany and Patrick shared adorable photos on Instagram showing off their ultrasound and excitedly revealed that they would be making a short “detour” on the way to their wedding.
October 2020: It's a girl!
The couple hosted a Zoom gender reveal party amid the COVID-19 pandemic and announced they were welcoming a baby girl! Both expectant parents shared heartwarming posts sharing the news, with Brittany joyfully declaring, “Can't wait to be a family of 5💕 #babygirl” alongside a photo of her and Patrick posing with her two puppies.
February 2021: a new arrival
Patrick joyfully announced his little girl's arrival in a snap that shows his newborn daughter clutching Brittany's finger. “Sterling Skye Mahomes 02/20/21,” Patrick wrote, revealing the name of his little girl. The photo also showed Brittany wearing a sparkling diamond necklace in the shape of her daughter's name.
March 2022: Get married
The quarterback and his lifelong love He got married during a beautiful ceremony in Maui. The happy couple shared the news with the same post on their respective Instagram accounts. “Mr. and Mrs. Mahomes 🤍,” the caption read. The announcement was accompanied by a carousel of photos from their big day. In the first image, the newlywed couple walked hand in hand and showed off their amazing wedding attire. In the next one, the couple smiles while they are photographed with their one year old daughter. Mr. and Mrs. Mahomes' post ends with a photo of them kissing in front of the Hawaiian sunset. For the occasion, the groom wore an elegant gray suit with a white tie. The bride looked stunning in a white Versace dress with side slits and a flowing ruffled train.
May 2022: “Round 2”
Like a happy family, Patrick, Brittany and Baby Sterling announced that the family would soon grow. The couple posted a photo showing Sterling holding a sign that read, “Big Sister Duties Soon” and another photo of Sterling holding a sonogram of her soon-to-be sibling. The pair captioned the exciting announcement simply: “Round 2.”
June 2022: future baby
The couple hosted another gender reveal party, complete with traditional blue and pink balloons, and revealed to their gathered family and friends that Sterling would soon be a big sister with a little brother. Brittany published photos of the partyAnd he shared: “The baby is already very loved.”
November 2022: new parents again!
The proud parents announced the arrival of Baby No. 2 with an adorable baby photo, giving fans a sweet look into the little one's already dazzling life. “Patrick 'Bronze' Lavon Mahomes III 🤴🏽11/28/22 7 lbs 8 oz,” the Kansas City Chiefs quarterback shared on Instagram, and his wife commented, “Baby.” The couple posted a photo of their newborn baby wearing a tie-dyed brown and white onesie, lying on a brown blanket with the name “Mahomes” printed on top. Carefully obscuring her son's face, the photo also showed off some jewelry for the little one: a shiny chain necklace that says “Bronze.”
February 12, 2023: Champion once again!
mahomes once again emerged triumphant during Super Bowl LVIIwas named MVP and was able to enjoy everything with his wife and his adorable little girl at his side. After cheering on his team during the second half of the big game and leading the Chiefs to a 38-35 victory against the Philadelphia Eagles, Patrick was named MVP for his historic performance. In the middle of the celebration, Patrick held his 23-month-old daughter in his arms, while his wife smiled next to him. While the couple wasn't accompanied on the field by their 2-month-old baby, they did celebrate the momentous occasion with Sterling, who looked sunny and cheerful with a yellow bow in her hair and a pacifier.
February 13, 2023: Magic Kingdom debut
After their big Super Bowl win, Patrick and Brittany celebrated their Super Bowl win with a trip to the happiest place on earth, along with their adorable kids: Skye, 23 months, and baby Bronze, 11 weeks . The couple took advantage of the trip to Disneyland to officially present a sweet photo of the newborn's face.
March 2023: 1st anniversary
Nearly 11 years after Patrick and Brittany began dating as high school sweethearts, the cute couple celebrated their first wedding anniversary with some heartfelt photos from their lavish wedding ceremony in Hawaii. Brittany wrote a sweet message to her husband and shared: “Happy 1st Anniversary🤍 One of the best weeks of my life. Marrying your best friend is one of the best things you can do! 🙏🏼 There's nothing better than live life with you and these.” Our beautiful children! Year 1 was wild, but we still have many more to go ☺️You and me forever♾️.”
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September 30: Power Couple Best Friends
As the high-profile romance between Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce broke out for the first time, it seems that spending time in the Chiefs' private suite led to Brittany and Taylor becoming fast friends. Shortly after Taylor cheered on her boyfriend for the first time at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri, was seen hang out with Brittany and many other famous friends in New York City, before the Chiefs' game against the New York Jets.
Brittany and Taylor joined their girls' night out in the Big Apple Blake Lively, Sofia Turnerand Blake's sister Robyn Lively, as well as Brittany's best friend Miranda Hogue, who shared a snap of the fun evening on Instagram to commemorate the night out.
November 20, 2023: Kiss before the crash
Media attention spent months on Travis and Taylor, and the big showdown between the Chiefs and the Philadelphia Eagles was touted as a big moment for the pair because it served as a showdown between Travis and his brother, Jason Kelce. However, the real PDA minivans turned out to be Brittany and Patrick, who closed his lips before the big game in a touching moment of love and support.
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