KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Tom Brady was only minutes removed from his early playoff exit and Aaron Rodgers still too “fresh” off the Green Bay Packers’ loss a night earlier to contemplate his future. Turns out, neither really needed to give an answer.
In a rematch of the AFC Championship game here almost exactly a year ago, Mahomes again guided the Chiefs to victory, edging Allen’s Bills in a 42-36 overtime thriller that featured nine total touchdowns and 18 points in the final two minutes. The victory, coupled with a Cincinnati Bengals victory a day before, ensured Kansas City will host the conference title game for the fourth consecutive season, a feat no other team has ever achieved.
Continue reading for highlights and real-time analysis from Sunday’s game.