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Brittany Matthews, Patrick Mahomes Announce Birth of First Child, Fans Pour in Love and Congratulations

by Joe Rutland
Photo by Joe Scarnici/Getty Images for Maxim)

Lots of love is being sent to Kansas City quarterback Patrick Mahomes and his fiancee, Brittany Matthews, after the birth of their child.

Sterling Skye Mahomes weighed in at 6 pounds, 11 ounces as the couple proudly shared the news of the birth. Brittany Matthews shared it on her Instagram and Twitter accounts. Patrick Mahomes retweeted the photo from Matthews’ Twitter account.

Take a look at Matthews’ post from Instagram, a sweet photo of mother and father holding their baby girl. The child’s small hand has a grip around the index finger of Patrick Mahomes.

Fans Share Joy With Brittany Matthews, Patrick Mahomes

Reactions are flowing in from sports publications, Chiefs fans, and others wishing the couple and their baby well.

Sports Illustrated said in a tweet, “Congratulations to @PatrickMahomes and @brittanylynne8 on the birth of their new baby girl!” Those are Mahomes’ and Matthews’ Twitter handles used in the SI tweet.

Matt McMullen, who is the Chiefs’ Community and Digital Media Producer, tweeted out, “Congrats!!!”

Another fan, Michael Jaume, said on Twitter to Patrick Mahomes and Brittany Matthews, “Congratulations!!! This is awesome news! Enjoy the journey of parenthood!”

Tyler Lansdown, who is Community Manager for video game developer Netherrealm Studios, offered a simple two-word celebration, “That’s great!”

Wendy Erwin took to social media and tweeted out, “Congratulations to you and your family! What a beautiful name for your beautiful girl!”

Yet another fan, Cindy Quirarte, commented on Twitter, “Love the name and of course I heard it first from you!”

Jacquelyn Dahl put everyone’s happiness and joy into her tweet, saying, “Sterling Skye! Welcome to the world!! You have the best parents and the greatest role model as your mama. Can’t wait for all the days ahead. Xoxo [See you in Texas bestie! – Parker]”

Baby’s Birth Gives KC QB Good Start On Fatherhood

Patrick Mahomes might not have won the Super Bowl this year, but he’ll be getting a solid start on fatherhood.

Now Mahomes recently commented on the birth of Sterling Skye after Super Bowl LV. He said that they were excited as Brittany got closer and closer to her expected date.

“Hopefully [Brittany] gets all the way to her due date, but I mean really, anytime, I could be having a baby girl and I’m super excited about that,” said Patrick Mahomes.

“It’s gonna be something special, and I’m excited for the journey of trying to find ways to better myself and become the best dad that I can be.”