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Analysis: Quartet of classics featured greatest toes on turf

Jan. 25, 2022 02:34 AM EST

Jay Feely stood on the Arrowhead Stadium sideline witnessing one of the best quarterback duels in the NFL's 102-year history, the capstone to what many are calling the greatest weekend of games the league has ever seen. Mesmerized by the back-and-forth between Patrick Mahomes and...

Chiefs' Harrison Butker coming through in clutch once again

Jan. 25, 2022 00:36 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — After three divisional playoff games had been decided on last-second field goals, Chiefs kicker Harrison Butker had to know that fate was probably going to send him onto the field for a pressure-laden try against Buffalo on Sunday night. Even when the Chiefs...

Even winning coach Andy Reid questions NFL's overtime setup

Jan. 25, 2022 00:04 AM EST

Even the winning coach, in this case Andy Reid, is questioning the NFL's overtime setup. One day after Reid's Chiefs won the OT coin toss, then marched downfield for Travis Kelce's 8-yard touchdown reception to end an epic divisional round game with Buffalo, Reid recognized how...

Daboll gets 2nd interview for Giants job, Quinn, his first

Jan. 24, 2022 17:28 PM EST

Buffalo Bills offensive coordinator Brian Daboll is getting a second interview for the vacant New York Giants head coaching job before some candidates have gotten a chance for a first meeting. The Giants confirmed on Monday that Daboll will meet with co-owners John Mara and Steve...

Burrow keeps going down, but Bengals keep moving on

Jan. 24, 2022 15:59 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Joe Burrow took another beating against the top-seeded Tennessee Titans in the divisional round of the playoffs on Saturday. However, he still managed to push and will the Cincinnati Bengals to within one game of the Super Bowl. Now Burrow is faced...

Poised and confident, Mahomes has KC back in AFC title game

Jan. 24, 2022 14:19 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — You could spend about a year describing the frantic two minutes that led to overtime between the Bills and Chiefs on Sunday night, when Kansas City rallied for a heart-pounding 42-36 victory to reach its fourth consecutive AFC title game. Or you could use...

Bills add '13 Seconds' to history of heartbreaking losses

Jan. 24, 2022 14:16 PM EST

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — After “Wide Right" and “Music City Miracle," the Buffalo Bills begin the offseason adding a new entry into their history of playoff heartbreak: “13 Seconds.” That’s how much time separated the Bills from securing the next step in their Super Bowl...

Bills fight valiantly in another playoff loss in Kansas City

Jan. 24, 2022 00:05 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Josh Allen walked off the field inside Arrowhead Stadium a year ago juggling the disappointment of an AFC tile game loss to the Chiefs with a profound sense of optimism about the future of his up-and-coming Buffalo Bills. There was nothing but soul-crushing...

Chiefs rally past Buffalo 42-36 in OT in wild playoff game

Jan. 23, 2022 23:27 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — In a never-say-die showdown between two of the NFL’s top teams, and two of its bright young quarterbacks, the Bills and Chiefs played a classic Sunday night decided by one of them calling tails and the other making him pay for it. Josh Allen’s decision...

Chiefs host Bengals, 49ers at Rams for spots in Super Bowl

Jan. 23, 2022 22:49 PM EST

A six-point victory seemed like a rout this wild weekend. Even if it was in overtime. Kansas City's hold-your-breath 42-36 win over Buffalo capped a divisional round in which the other three games were decided on final-play field goals giving the visitors wins. The...