Getty Images Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) KANSAS CITY — You know you’ve got the right guy as your forever quarterback when he plays one of the games of his life to get a starved franchise to its first Super Bowl since man walked on the moon, and then he’s just as perfect after the game. Patrick Mahomes is 24, and it’s very likely he could play till 44 and never have a run as scintillating and as meaningful as the one he made with 23 seconds left in the first half of the AFC Championship Game on Sunday. You saw the 27-yard tightrope-run along the left sideline that ended with a rumblin’-and-stumblin’ won’t-be-denied sprawl into the end zone that gave the Chiefs their first lead of the day in an eventual 35-24 victory. By now, you’ve seen the run five, 10 times. There’s something very second-level-intelligence about what Mahomes did on the play, which I’ll get to later. But I sidled up to Mahomes at his locker post-game as he was… Read full this story
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