The Times Herald (Norristown, PA)
Brady in the way of Chiefs’ 2nd straight title
Considering that there has been no repeat NFL champion since the 2004 season, clearly some major obstructions have gotten in the way.
For the Chiefs, that hurdle wears a No. 12 jersey and is the last guy to pull off the feat.
After demolishing Buffalo for the AFC title, the Chiefs head to Tampa looking to complete the double. It’s been done eight times, twice by the Steelers. But there’s never been such a gap for a repeat winner, and after winning its first Super Bowl in a half-century last year, Kansas City seems primed to end that string of failures.
Except for that massive roadblock named Tom Brady.
“The job’s not finished,” Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes acknowledges. “We’re going to Tampa, we’re trying to run it back.”
To do so, young Mr. Ma