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Mahomes' feet, arms, lift Chiefs to Super Bowl over Titans

Kansas City ChiefsKANSAS CITY, Mo. -- With his best imitation of a tightrope walker, Patrick Mahomes high-wired the Kansas City Chiefs into their first Super Bowl in a half-century.

Oh sure, Mahomes did his usual superb job passing, but it was his 27-yard tap dance down the left sideline late in the first half that gave the Chiefs their first lead. From there, they outran the run-oriented Titans and star back Derrick Henry for a 35-24 victory Sunday in the AFC championship.


Streaky Garza with 27, leads Iowa past Northwestern 75-62.

Iowa HawkeyesEVANSTON, Ill. -- Luka Garza struck early, then struck again to put the game away.

Garza scored 27 points -- all but one of them in two spurts -and Iowa beat Northwestern 75-62 on Tuesday night. C.J. Fredrick and Joe Wieskamp each added 11 as the Hawkeyes (12-5, 3-3 Big Ten) won their second straight.


Bears edge Vikings 21-19 on Piñeiro FG with 10 seconds left

Chicago BearsMINNEAPOLIS -- Already sunk by midseason, the Chicago Bears were happy to wrap up a frustrating year with a late-game push for the win.

As far as feeling good for the Minnesota Vikings, body was the easy pick over mind.

Eddy Pineiro's fourth field goal of the game came from 22 yards with 10 seconds left, giving the Bears a 21-19 victory.....


Smith-Marsette has 3 TDs, Iowa beats USC in Holiday Bowl

Iowa HawkeyesSAN DIEGO -- A tough month for the Iowa Hawkeyes ended with a rousing Holiday Bowl victory over Southern California that would have made Hayden Fry and Bump Elliott proud.

Ihmir Smith-Marsette scored on a 6-yard run, a 98-yard kickoff return and a 12-yard reception -- all in the second quarter -- to lead No. 19 Iowa to a 49-24 rout of No. 22 USC on Friday night.