Cincinnati Mayor Aftab Purewal gave a controversial statement on social media

28 JAN 2023

The comment was related to Bengals quarterback Joe Burrows and Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes

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Pureval suggested that Burrow is the "father" of Mahomes due to Burrow's 3-0 record against him

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The comment went viral on social media and was seen by millions.

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Brittany Mahomes, Patrick's wife, was not pleased with the comment and called it "WEAK & embarrassing."

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Burrow and Mahomes have faced each other three times in the past, with Burrow winning all three times.

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This includes last year's AFC title game where Cincinnati came back from a significant deficit to defeat the Chiefs.

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The chattering happening in Sunday night's game is raising the anticipation for the match.

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The game will be played on Sunday at 6:30 p.m. ET in Kansas City.

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The comment was not well received and went viral on social media.

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