He tweeted his love Sunday, a day after the birth of Sterling Skye Matthews, his and Brittany Matthews’ first child.
Mahomes was responding to a video of Union Station in Kansas City, which was lit with pink and white lights to honor the birth of his baby girl.
“Congratulations @brittanylynne8 and @PatrickMahomes on the arrival of Sterling Skye Mahomes. With tonight’s pink and white lighting, Union Station and Science City wish you and your new family many happy years together here in KC,” Union Station in Kansas City tweeted.
Mahomes, 25, and Matthews, 25, announced the girl’s birth with a photo on Instagram that features Sterling’s tiny hand holding her mom’s finger. Matthews also is wearing a custom-made necklace with Sterling’s name on it. Matthews also revealed Sterling weighed 6 lbs, 11 oz.
Patrick Mahomes’ mom, Randi Mahomes, who has been excitedly awaiting the arrival of her first grandchild, posted a photo of young Patrick bottle-feeding his baby brother, Jackson.
“And to think i feel like this was just the other day! Now Patrick is a dad!!” she captioned the photo.
Mahomes and Matthews have been together since high school. The couple got engaged in September, the day the Chief’s quarterback received his Super Bowl ring for the team’s championship last year. Matthews, a fitness guru, announced that she was pregnant shortly after that.
When the couple plans to marry is unclear. They haven’t announced a date.
Patrick Mahomes, Matthews Beam in Maternity Shoot
Days before Sterling’s birth, Matthews posted maternity photos of her and Patrick Mahomes. They’re both practically glowing in the shots.
Matthews is wearing a light pink ruffled gown, while the Chiefs QB sports a grey suit. In the background are dramatic pink and blue drapes. The happy couple is all smiles in the pictures. Matthews announced the sex of the baby in the pictures.
“My King” she captions the post.