Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes received the ball down three factors in extra time towards the 49ers and that proved to be simply the place he needed them.
Mahomes led a 13-play, 75-yard drive that ended with him hitting vast receiver Mecole Hardman for a three-yard landing that lifted the Chiefs to a 25-22 win. The landing got here at the finish of a sport that noticed the Chiefs path by 10 factors in the first half, however, once more, that’s simply the place Mahomes needed them.
Sunday’s sport was the third time that Mahomes has guided the Chiefs to a win in the Super Bowl — the second time towards the 49ers — after falling behind by 10 factors and Mahomes was named the MVP of the Super Bowl for the third time shortly after his move to Hardman.
Mahomes completed the night time 34-of-46 for 333 yards, two touchdowns, and an interception on the first drive of the second half. He additionally made plenty of performs along with his legs together with an eight-yard run to transform a fourth down and a 19-yard scamper to transform a 3rd down. Mahomes had a team-high 66 speeding yards by the finish of the night time and the complete package deal proved to be an excessive amount of for the 49ers protection.
The 2024 season will give Mahomes a shot at changing into the first quarterback to win three straight Super Bowls and it gained’t be simple to seek out anybody keen to wager towards it occurring.