Well, what a delightful son of a bitch this bear is ... pic.twitter.com/cSlILSm3sd— Super 70s Sports (@Super70sSports) July 6, 2020
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WRIGHT CALL ON PATS
"The addition of Cam Newton of course makes the Patriots a Super Bowl contender. Chiefs, Ravens, Patriots — that's your power rankings in the AFC. I'm happy for Cam, I'm just sad for everyone else, primarily myself." — @getnickwright pic.twitter.com/li1iVR4y14— First Things First (@FTFonFS1) July 6, 2020
From pretenders to Cam-tenders? Ooh...that as rough. Anyway, what an AFC this should be this year, and maybe for years to come. Cam, Lamar and Mahomes for ever, because...
REACTIONS TO MAHOMES EPIC DEAL WITH CHIEFS
Exclusive look at Chiefs owner Clark Hunt driving to deliver Patrick Mahomes' contract-extension for him to sign: pic.twitter.com/aLfkUoQOAb— Field Yates (@FieldYates) July 6, 2020 July 6, 2020
Well, OK, it wasn't all in astonishment over how much the reigning SB champ would be hauling in. There was some outright skepticism for sure. Though it's hard to argue with locking up someone of his talent and accomplishment for what should be the entire prime of his career. Still some have to rain on the parade. A bit.
The only way the Patrick Mahomes deal makes any sense for the player is if he has become the first player in league history to be guaranteed a percentage of the salary cap on a multi-year deal.— ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) July 6, 2020
Former Chiefs, well a legendary Chief really, was thrilled for Mahomes and the franchise.July 6, 2020
And then some had fun with the idea that the contract is so long. He'll only be 36 when it finishes. That's nothing! Why just look at that whipersnapper down in Tampa these days! Still...
Patrick Mahomes during the last game of his ten year contract pic.twitter.com/DfzJuzDAPZ— -------- -- (@Three_Cone) July 6, 2020
By the way, let's not play the "This is good for Dak Prescott" game (who apparently is hanging out in Scituate, MA?), because one is the best player n the NFL and the other is Dak Prescott, K?
Dak Prescott: I want to get paid similar to Patrick MahomesJerry Jones: pic.twitter.com/YmaBU5FJOn— Michael Schutte (@MikeSchutte) July 6, 2020
Scary part? No matter the impact of Cam Newton, Stidham or any Patriot to come, the Chiefs are going to be good for a long time to come.
Mahomes is 24 yrs old.Tyreek Hill is 26.Mecole Hardman is 22.Kelce is 30.Watkins is 27.Clyde Edwards-Helaireis 21.Damien Williams is 28.Do THAT math...— Louis Riddick (@LRiddickESPN) July 7, 2020
STAT OF THE DAY
Fun stat of the dayReceiving yards after the age of 40 leaderboard:1. Jerry Rice - 25092. Tom Brady - 6— ---------- ☘️ (@CullerSports) July 6, 2020
BECAUSE WE NEED THIS: INSPIRATION DEP'T.
“One day at a time.”Best thing you’ll see today.Dads, bruh.--❤️ pic.twitter.com/dwEsHwkWBi— Rex Chapman---- (@RexChapman) July 4, 2020
BECAUSE WE NEED THIS: ADORABLE DEP'T.
Hey... where'd my grapes go! ---- pic.twitter.com/ZOFfhnKDfd— Madeyousmile (@Thund3rB0lt) July 6, 2020