KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Patrick Mahomes picked apart the Colts in his postseason debut, the Chiefs protection answered their chorus of critics with a stout performance, and Kansas City rolled to a 31-thirteen victory over Indianapolis within the divisional spherical Saturday to finish 25 years of playoff frustration.
Mahomes threw for 278 yards while operating for a touchdown, and Damien Williams ran for 129 yards and another rating, as the Chiefs beat Indianapolis for the first time in 5 playoff conferences to earn their first AFC title recreation appearance since January 1994.
The AFC West champions will play the winner of Sunday’s recreation between the division-rival Los Angeles Chargers and the New England Patriots next weekend for a spot within the Tremendous Bowl in Atlanta.
Andrew Luck was held to 203 yards passing for the Colts, whereas Marlon Mack was a non-issue on the ground. He had forty six yards dashing before leaving late within the fourth quarter with a hip damage.