“He Is One of the Worst Throwers”: $503 Million QB Patrick Mahomes Gets Slammed for Week 3 Failure Against Colts

Published 09/30/2022, 4:18 PM EDT
Sep 15, 2022; Kansas City, Missouri, USA; Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) throws against the Los Angeles Chargers during the second half at GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports

Skip Bayless is one of America’s most controversial sports columnists and television personalities. He loudly criticized the Kansas City Chiefs’ $503 million dollar quarterback Patrick Mahomes following the Chiefs’ loss to the Colts last week. See what he has to say about the gunslinger?

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The Chiefs’ offense was unsettling under Patrick Mahomes’ leadership against the Indianapolis Colts, who won by 20-17. On Sunday, the Indianapolis Colts pressured the Chiefs’ quarterback on 38% of his dropbacks. This prompted Bayless to pass judgment on Mahomes in the most recent episode of ‘Undisputed.’

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Is the Undisputed Bayless being selective with Mahomes?

Skip Bayless became ‘popular’ for condemning LeBron James and Aaron Rodgers. The NFL world knows the former ‘First Take’ co-host for his incisive and outspoken remarks.

Bayless slammed Mahomes for ranking 13th in the grade among the greatest quarterbacks in the 2021 NFL season by Pro Football Focus.Last year, Patrick Mahomes, with Tyreek, with Kelce, with all of the above, with Andy Reid … he ranked 13th in grade by Pro Football Focus because he had a miserable year by their standards“-he said on his broadcast.

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Even if this statistic is correct, the sports Emmy winner for best sports personality overlooked how PFF rated Mahomes well in his first three starting seasons.

What do the statistics suggest about Patrick Mahomes?

The NFL peers widely praise the versatile throwing ability of Patrick Mahomes. However, the ‘Undisputed’ co-hosts strongly disagrees with this. As he continued, “He’s a transcendent thrower of the football? Baloney he is. He is one of the worst throwers of football I have ever witnessed. He has the worst footwork this side of Aaron Rodgers, throwing the football.” Clearly, not a Mahomes fan!

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Patrick Mahomes has accomplished a great deal since the beginning of his career as the Chiefs’ quarterback. In 2018, he won the MVP and Offensive Player of the Year awards. As a result, he ranked first in the 2018 NFL season’s QBR. Mahomes also finished second in overall quarterback rating during the next two seasons. Mahomes has the highest career passer rating of any quarterback. The Chiefs quarterback also holds the NFL record for passing yards per game, averaging 301.4 yards per game. Despite a disappointing 2021 NFL season, many believe Mahomes to be one of the best quarterbacks of all time.

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People feel Skip Bayless and his ‘Undisputed’ strive to build arguments based on anecdotal data and are mostly interested in entertainment. The Chiefs and the Buccaneers will play with each other in Week 4. With some serious football to catch up, do you believe Bayless is being truthful about Mahomes after all?

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Sangeet Bhattacharyya

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Sangeet Bhattacharyya is an NFL author at EssentiallySports. He completed his Bachelor's in Electrical Engineering from Jalpaiguri Govt Engineering College. A passionate football fan, Sangeet supports the Green Bay Packers with all his heart, and is a huge fan of Aaron Rodgers.

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