Patrick Mahomes and Kirk Cousins will meet on the football field for the first time in 2019. They met this weekend as fans of the basketball team, and the final result was Mahomes 1, Cousins 0.
Cousins spoke at a Michigan State rally on Friday night before Saturday's semifinal game against Texas Tech. Mahomes, the NFL's Most Valuable Player 2018, spoke with the Texas Tech team on Saturday afternoon. , hours before the start.
"It was great," said Norense Odiase, of Redshirt, through Courtney Cronin of ESPN.com. "He was excited, you could see his blood running, his veins leaping, he was converted, Travis Kelce was also there, it was a blessing that those guys came."
"He came to our film session and said he is proud of us," guard Davide Moretti told Cronin. "We did something that nobody [at Texas Tech] He has done before. He was encouraging us and he said that we have this because he knows how hard we play and how hard we have worked for it. He will cheer his bad for us. "
And it worked. The Red Raiders will play in the championship game for the first time on Monday night, against Virginia. Mahomes will surely be there again, cheering on his bad at the stadium where Cousins plays his home football games, just five months before Mahomes faces Cousins at the stadium where Mahomes plays his football matches at home.