Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes admitted his ankle isn’t good after aggravating it Sunday in opposition to the Colts, but he gave some indication the injury isn’t that unhealthy.
“I actually feel pretty good today,” Mahomes informed reporters Wednesday, earlier than adding he appears ahead to testing it throughout apply.
Patrick Mahomes on his injured left ankle: “I actually feel pretty good today.” Says he was sore after the sport, and admits it is not good. But he feels he can run and lower and do what must do within the pocket.
— Matt Derrick (@mattderrick) October 9, 2019
Mahomes tweaked his left ankle within the first half of the Chiefs’ Week 5 loss, after which had the ankle stepped on within the second half.
“Obviously, it’s going to be a little sore tomorrow,” Mahomes informed reporters after the sport, “but for me, just kind of going into treatment and getting it better so I can be prepared for next week.”
Both Mahomes and coach Andy Reid had been optimistic that Mahomes’ ankle would not be a difficulty for lengthy.
“Tweaked it just a little bit. I think he’s going to be OK,” Reid mentioned. “He was pretty good at the end there. We’ll see how that goes.”
Mahomes, 24, has led Kansas City to a 4-1 report to date this season, finishing 65.6% of his passes for 1,831 yards and 11 touchdowns with no interceptions.
The Chiefs host the Texans (3-2) Sunday with kickoff set for 1 p.m. ET.