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SportChiefs roll past Colts 31-13 to reach AFC title game

03:05  13 january  2019
03:05  13 january  2019 Source:   ap.org

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Chiefs roll past Colts 31-13 to reach AFC title game© AP Photo/Ed Zurga

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Patrick Mahomes picked apart the Colts in his postseason debut, the Chiefs defense answered their chorus of critics with a stout performance, and Kansas City rolled to a 31-13 victory over Indianapolis in the divisional round Saturday to end 25 years of playoff frustration.

Mahomes threw for 278 yards while running for a touchdown, and Damien Williams ran for 129 yards and another score, as the Chiefs beat Indianapolis for the first time in five playoff meetings to earn their first AFC title game appearance since January 1994.

BOX SCORE: CHIEFS 31, COLTS 13

The AFC West champions will play the winner of Sunday's game between the division-rival Los Angeles Chargers and the New England Patriots next weekend for a spot in the Super Bowl in Atlanta.

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According to Pro Football Focus, Bouye allowed an NFL-low 31 .6 passer rating when quarterbacks targeted receivers he was covering. Beating Pittsburgh in Heinz Field on Sunday sent the Jaguars to the AFC Championship Game , but it was the team's first victory over the Steelers in Pittsburgh in

SB Nation: Chiefs 31 , Colts 24. SB Nation's Bill Connelly takes a deep dive into both AFC matchups Of the 13 staff members who made picks, just one of them -- Mark Mravic -- has the Colts getting past the Chiefs fans seem to be frightened by this game , though it's unclear if that's due to the team's

Andrew Luck was held to 203 yards passing for the Colts, while Marlon Mack was a non-factor on the ground. He had 46 yards rushing before leaving late in the fourth quarter with a hip injury.

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