The Times Herald (Norristown, PA)

Brady in the way of Chiefs’ 2nd straight title

- By Barry Wilner

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

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