Update: Patrick Mahomes appears to be fine. The Chiefs quarterback returned to the game on Sunday and played in the second half. It’s an ankle sprain, but nothing catastrophic. Mahomes should be ready to go the following week.Previous: Take a deep breath, Chiefs fans. Patrick Mahomes appears to have suffered an ankle injury shortly before halftime on Sunday.
Late in the second quarter, a Bears defensive lineman rolled up on Mahomes from behind. The defender collided with Mahomes’ left ankle.
He continued in the game, but walked with a significant limp for the remainder of the first half.
NFL fans are praying for Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes. Hopefully, nothing serious has happened.
“Oh no, Patrick Mahomes seems a bit hurt, got hit in the right ankle, but he’s staying in,” stated Dov Kleiman.
“#Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes is limping noticeably after the play, getting his right ankle rolled up,” Ian Rapoport reported.
“Chiefs fans seeing Patrick Mahomes limping,” wrote one fan.
“Oh man, Patrick Mahomes is now limping,” Albert Breer stated.
“Patrick Mahomes – Ankle sprain in right inversion.” It resembled Marvin Harrison Jr.’s yesterday. He was limping yet continued to play. “I wouldn’t be surprised if he plays another quarter, but this game is 31-0 at the half,” Jeff Mueller speculated.
“I doubt we’ll see much of Patrick Mahomes in the second half.” This game has ended. “I know Mahomes is tough, but why risk it up 34-0?” James Rapien wondered.
Hopefully, nothing serious has happened. We’ve probably seen the last of Mahomes today.