NFL black power: Mahomes among 6 African-American quarterbacks | Richmond Free Press

Patrick Mahomes II has gone from substitute to superstar with the Kansas City Chiefs.

The latest addition to the NFL’s African-American quarterbacks club has passed for 10 touchdowns in Kansas City’s opening wins over the Los Angeles Chargers and Pittsburgh Steelers.

The 6-foot-3, 23-year-old second-year pro out of Texas Tech threw for four touchdowns against the Chargers and six more against the Steelers.

That’s the most touchdowns in the first two games of the season in NFL history.

In those outings, Mahomes threw for 582 yards with zero interceptions.

It is also the most touchdown passes in NFL annals for a player’s first three starts.

Mahomes spent his rookie season in Kansas City backing up Alex Smith, now with the Washington pro…

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