The Kansas City Chiefs outlasted the Miami Dolphins in freezing situations to take a step in direction of a fourth Super Bowl look in 5 years.
With the temperature at a near-NFL-record low of minus 20C, Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes was instrumental in main his facet to a dominant 26-7 victory.
Mahomes threw for 262 yards and a landing with out turning the ball over on an evening the place dashing was the focus of Kansas City’s offence.
The technique paid off because the Chiefs opened the scoring within the first couple of minutes and stayed in entrance from there.
An injury-depleted Miami was removed from their high-scoring finest, ending with simply 264 complete yards because the Dolphins stay and not using a play off victory since 2000.
The chilly climate wreaked havoc throughout the primary day of the tremendous wild card spherical, with the matchup between the Bills and Pittsburgh Steelers in Buffalo being rescheduled to Monday as a consequence of a probably harmful snowstorm.
Elsewhere, CJ Stroud threw for 3 touchdowns because the Houston Texans demolished the Cleveland Browns 45-14.
Stroud racked up 274 yards within the air and not using a turnover, whereas Browns quarterback Joe Flacco was picked off twice within the heavy loss.