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Patrick Mahomes Has Blunt Response To Twitter Criticism

Patrick Mahomes on the field in the AFC Championship Game.

KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI - JANUARY 24: Patrick Mahomes #15 of the Kansas City Chiefs celebrates on the sideline in the fourth quarter against the Buffalo Bills during the AFC Championship game at Arrowhead Stadium on January 24, 2021 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

If you're going to complain about Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs on Twitter, the superstar quarterback probably won't pay you any mind.

That doesn't mean Mahomes won't see the criticism. He just doesn't appear to be fazed by it, indicating as much today.

When discussing the scrutiny he and his team see on social media, Mahomes admits he's perplexed where some of it comes from, especially as Kansas City continues to win.

"It's like, 'we weren't winning by enough?' I guess that's a stat?" Mahomes said,

Patrick Mahomes on reading Twitter: "It's like, 'we weren't winning by enough?' I guess that's a stat?"

— Joshua Brisco (@jbbrisco) January 28, 2021

" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer">via SportsRadio810's Joshua Brisco.

It is a fair point raised by the QB. At this point, any complaining about the Chiefs is essentially nitpicking.

This isn't to say the team is completely without faults. But, again, we're talking about the reigning Super Bowl champs who went 14-2 in the regular season and won their first two playoff games.

Not to mention, one of those two regular season losses came in Week 17 with starters resting and the Chiefs closed out their first playoff win over the Browns with backup quarterback Chad Henne.

There's just not much this team isn't capable of.