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Chiefs head into offseason with core intact, plenty of holes

Feb. 08, 2021 14:35 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs were so confident in their Super Bowl-winning roster from the 2019 season that they did everything they could to bring it back intact, signing quarterback Patrick Mahomes and defensive tackle Chris Jones to huge deals and reworking other contracts to make...

Defense could be decisive in Super Bowl of dynamic offenses

Feb. 06, 2021 13:22 PM EST

Suggesting that defense could decide this Super Bowl might seem like heresy. With Patrick Mahomes and the explosive Kansas City offense on one side, Tom Brady and Tampa Bay's resourceful attack on the other, expecting either D to be dominant or dangerous or definitive...

Fournette, Bell go from lots of losing to Super Bowl

Feb. 04, 2021 02:51 AM EST

Leonard Fournette predicted this day would come. He surely had no idea this is how he'd get here. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back doesn't remember writing the prophetic Twitter post seven years ago, but someone unearthed it last week and sent social media buzzing. ...

McCoy sees Brady-Mahomes as NFL's version of Jordan-Kobe

Feb. 02, 2021 16:04 PM EST

LeSean McCoy has watched both Patrick Mahomes and Tom Brady up close the past two seasons. And he has a slam dunk comparison for the star quarterbacks. “I’m a huge Kobe Bryant and Michael Jordan fan, and that’s the best way I can look at it,” the Buccaneers...

Bucs double up female coaches in Super Bowl with not 1 but 2

Feb. 01, 2021 17:45 PM EST

Maral Javadifar thought Katie Sowers making history a year ago as the first female to coach in a Super Bowl meant that topic had been handled once and for all. Nope. Thanks to Tampa Bay coach Bruce Arians, there are twice as many women to help with...

Defending champion Chiefs building dynasty around core group

Jan. 29, 2021 15:53 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — It was never much of a surprise that the Kansas City Chiefs eventually would sign Patrick Mahomes to the largest contract in NFL history. Especially so after the brilliant young quarterback had just led the franchise to its first title in 50 years. ...

Reigning champion Chiefs dump Bills 38-24 in AFC title game

Jan. 25, 2021 02:25 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — It took the Kansas City Chiefs five frustrating decades to make their third Super Bowl appearance. Now, the defending champs are headed there for the second straight year. Showing no lingering effects from his concussion,...

Bills fall short in breakout season with 38-24 loss to KC

Jan. 25, 2021 01:04 AM EST

Josh Allen played a huge role in getting the Buffalo Bills to their first AFC championship game in 27 years. The third-year starter was the first to acknowledge he needs to be much better for the Bills to take the next step. “It’s going to fuel...

Chiefs have Edwards-Helaire, no Bell, Watkins vs Bills

Jan. 24, 2021 17:34 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs have Clyde Edwards-Helaire but are missing fellow running back Le'Veon Bell and veteran wide receiver Sammy Watkins for their AFC championship game against the Buffalo Bills on Sunday. Edwards-Helaire has been out since...

Chiefs' Reid, Bills' McDermott to match wits for AFC title

Jan. 23, 2021 13:48 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Ten years after firing Sean McDermott as his defensive coordinator, Kansas City Chiefs coach Andy Reid will stare across the field inside Arrowhead Stadium on Sunday and see his protégé trying to spoil his hopes of a Super Bowl repeat. Funny...