Mahomes youngest player to earn Super Bowl MVP

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MIAMI, FLORIDA – FEBRUARY 02: Patrick Mahomes #15 of the Kansas City Chiefs celebrates after defeating the San Francisco 49ers 31-20 in Super Bowl LIV at Hard Rock Stadium on February 02, 2020 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

MIAMI, Fla. (KSNT) – Leading the Kansas City Chiefs to a 31-20 victory over the 49ers in Super Bowl LIV, quarterback Patrick Mahomes won the title of Super Bowl MVP Sunday night.

At 24 years old, Mahomes is the youngest player in the history of the NFL to be named Super Bowl MVP.

Mahomes threw for 286 yards and two touchdowns, rushing nine times for 29 yards and a touchdown Sunday night.

The Super Bowl MVP honor comes the year after he was the youngest player in football history to be named the NFL’s MVP.

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