Patrick Mahomes will start on Sunday against the Broncos, per Andy Reid. Rather, with the Chiefs locked in as the AFC's No. 4 seed for the postseason, they'll give the rookie signal caller some valuable game experience, while affording Smith some rest.
First-round draft pick Patrick Mahomes II will make his National Football League debut at quarterback for the Kansas City Chiefs when they play an otherwise meaningless game against the Denver Broncos on Sunday.
The AFC West champion Kansas City Chiefs are making a change at quarterback. The Chiefs traded up on draft day this year to nab Mahomes with the 10th overall pick, and the Texas Tech product is considered Kansas City's quarterback of the future, although he has not taken a snap yet this season.
The former Texas Tech standout and rocket-armed Mahomes' starting debut will also mark a great opportunity for red-hot offensive coordinator Matt Nagy.
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Alex Smith will be the starter next week when the playoffs start.
Mahomes threw 93 touchdowns and over 11,000 yards for the Red Raiders in three seasons.
He went on to say he has no expectations for Mahomes and he just wants him to get reps and have some fun.
Nevertheless, there's been some speculation that the Chiefs will look to part ways with Smith this offseason and hand the offense over to Mahomes.