Patrick Mahomes might need ketchup for life if he’s in a position to set a single-season record with 57 landing passes this season.
Heinz Ketchup, which has used “57 varieties” in its promoting, tweeted the promise to Mahomes on Thursday after the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs quarterback informed ESPN’s Seth Wickersham of his love of the condiment, even placing it on steak.
Hey @patrickmahomes5, you give us 57 touchdowns, we’ll offer you Heinz in your steak for life. https://t.co/UeZdmMZUnv
— Heinz Ketchup (@HeinzKetchup_US) November 15, 2018
ESPN has reached out to Heinz for additional remark.
Mahomes has 31 landing passes this season, already setting the Chiefs’ single-season franchise record by way of 10 video games. Peyton Manning holds the NFL’s single-season record for landing passes with 55 within the 2013 season.
Mahomes informed reporters Thursday that he’d be keen to share the wealth if he had been to obtain ketchup for life.
“I am not opposed to it,” he mentioned, when requested if he’d need ketchup for life. “If it occurs and I get ketchup for life, I am going to ensure to share it with a number of the offensive linemen.”
Mahomes additionally mentioned Thursday that he likes to put ketchup on one other favourite dish when requested about placing ketchup on steak.
“I do not suppose it is that bizarre however I put it on my macaroni and cheese. Individuals appear to suppose that is a bizarre factor. Some folks suppose that is disgusting nevertheless it’s good to me,” he mentioned.
ESPN’s Adam Teicher contributed to this report.