The Kansas City Chiefs are back-to-back Super Bowl champions, reclaiming their crown as the best team in the league. Each player took their game to another level to secure the third title in five seasons, sparking more conversations about a dynasty.
The Chiefs’ defense, led by the innovative game plan of defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo, slowed the high-powered 49ers’ defense during clutch moments, limiting them late in the game.
The unit may not have tallied big statistical numbers in the win, but their impact was felt with the pressure on San Francisco quarterback Brock Purdy. George Karlaftis and Justin Reid collected half a sack in the game, while Trent McDuffie proved his value as a first-team All-Pro.
On offense, Patrick Mahomes and Travis Kelce were in sync early and often, while Marquez Valdes-Scantling continued to make big catches in the postseason. Mahomes’ confidence in his teammates was displayed as he spread the ball around to Justin Watson and Noah Grey and the electrifying game-winning touchdown pass to Mecole Hardman in overtime.
The Chiefs head into another offseason, ready to celebrate their latest accomplishment while preparing for a very excited Kansas City crowd for Wednesday’s parade.
Here’s a look at how the stock is trending for some players after the Super Bowl LVIII victory at Allegiant Stadium: