This is some real Uncle Rico stuff.
Video from a pair of Kansas City television stations on Friday showed Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes throwing a football over the stands at Arrowhead Stadium.
Yeah, you read that right.
It’s not quite Uncle Rico boasting* he could throw a football over the mountains in “Napoleon Dynamite,” but Mahomes appeared to be trying to throw a football into a trash can on a concourse on the other side of the stands at Arrowhead Stadium.
*Mahomes probably could hit a guy on a bicycle with a steak, however.
The throw, which happened Friday afternoon, impressed Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce:
Ch. 5 (KCTV) shared a longer version on Facebook:
And the legend grows.