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WATCH: Patrick Mahomes plays catch with Dirk Nowitzki

At the end of the day, Mahomes and Nowitzki traded jerseys as a sign of respect from one Texas legend to another in the making.
Credit: Sean M. Haffey
Quarterback Patrick Mahomes #15 of the Kansas City Chiefs passes against the Los Angeles Rams in the second quarter of the game at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on November 19, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)

DALLAS — East Texas native and NFL star quarterback Patrick Mahomes met another Lone Star State icon earlier this week and even tossed the pigskin around.

Bobby Stroupe, founder and president of APEC, caught up with Mahomes as he played catch with future NBA Hall of Fame selection, Dirk Nowitzki.

The dynamic duo enjoyed a little fun at the Dallas Mavericks Training Center in the metroplex, even if Nowtizki almost took out the ceiling with one of his passes.

At the end of the day, Mahomes and Nowitzki traded jerseys as a sign of respect from one Texas legend to another in the making.

And if you're in the mood to relive Nowtizki's famous "Take Dat Witchu" music video from 2011, look no further!