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New England Patriots Down Kansas City Chiefs in Overtime for Super Bowl Berth

ImageNew England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady led his team on an 80-yard opening drive that ended with a touchdown against the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday.CreditEd Zurga/EPA, via Shutterstock As Tom Brady led the New England Patriots down the field in the crucible of overtime, there was a familiar sense of inevitability, an atmosphere that…

N.F.L. Playoff Predictions: Conference Championship Picks

For all the excitement created by the N.F.L.’s offensive fireworks this season, the league could be accused of being predictable. From roughly Week 5 forward, the Rams, the Saints and the Chiefs were considered favorites to get to this point. And while it was a down season for the Patriots, relatively speaking, it will probably…

On Pro Football: Will Defense Doom the Chiefs in the Playoffs?

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The last time the Chiefs hosted the Indianapolis Colts in the playoffs, the day broke sunny and mild, with barely a breeze. On his drive to Arrowhead Stadium that January morning in 2004, Kansas City quarterback Trent Green, hoping that a rainy chill would greet the visitors from a domed stadium,…