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On N.F.L. Awards Night, a Young M.V.P. Named Mahomes and 8 New Hall of Famers

ATLANTA — Patrick Mahomes, the Kansas City Chiefs’ quarterback, took home the Associated Press N.F.L. Most Valuable Player and Offensive Player of the Year Awards on Saturday night. “I’m so humbled,” he said. “This is just the beginning. We’ve got a long ways to go.” Mahomes, 23, received 41 votes from a nationwide panel of…

What We Learned in the N.F.L.’s Divisional Round

The divisional round of the N.F.L. playoffs has come and gone, confirming some things we knew — the Patriots are devastatingly good at home, the Chiefs play football like it’s a video game, etc. — while revealing some new wrinkles for both the four losing teams and the victors headed to the conference championship games.…

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…