The Kansas City Chiefs have emerged as Super Bowl champions once again, and the MMA world is reacting to the news. On Sunday night, the Chiefs defeated the San Francisco 49ers in an overtime game that will go down in history. Patrick Mahomes was instrumental in their victory, throwing for 333 yards and scoring the game-winning touchdown.
The MMA community is particularly interested in this event, with several prominent figures rooting for the Chiefs on social media. Some fighters were disappointed that a rumored UFC 300 main event fight announcement did not materialize, but most were just enjoying a thrilling game of football.
Nate Diaz, a Stockton native who has been vocal about his displeasure with California’s losses in recent years, was particularly vocal in his criticism of the 49ers’ defeat. Other fighters expressed their disappointment at the lack of a main event at UFC 300 but cheered on the Chiefs nonetheless.
Here are some of the best social media reactions from the MMA community:
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