Patrick Mahomes' Girlfriend Brittany Matthews Talks Patriots Fans' Harassment

Timothy Rapp@@TRappaRTFeatured ColumnistDecember 9, 2019

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes grabs the face mask of New England Patriots linebacker Kyle Van Noy, right, as he rolls out to pass in the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019, in Foxborough, Mass. Mahomes was penalized on the play. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
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Brittany Matthews @brittanylynne8

As soon as we sit down, drunk dude “hey everyone this is patrick mahomes girl and brother, let’s give them shit” This shall be fun 🙄

Brittany Matthews, the girlfriend of Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes, said she and Mahomes' brother were harassed by New England Patriots fans during Kansas City's 23-16 win over the Pats on Sunday at Gillette Stadium.

Brittany Matthews @brittanylynne8

This place is horrible, people already yelling every time I stand up, am I not aloud to stand up for football game?😲🤔

Brittany Matthews @brittanylynne8

I was told if I stand they will call security and kick us out, can’t stand for your team? Some fans y’all are 😂🤔

Brittany Matthews @brittanylynne8

Gillette security came and got us and moved us to a safe place 🙌🏼 that’s how you know it was bad🤔🤔

There's a certain level of ribbing to be expected for visiting fans at NFL stadiums. But when that gets to the point of security needing to intervene, it goes beyond the pale. 

It's just sports, people. None of it actually matters. Sometimes, we'd all be better off remembering that fact.