2020 NFL playoffs
Kansas City (16-2) @ Tampa Bay (14-5)
— Chiefs won nine of their last ten games but were 1-8-1 ATS in those games.
— Kansas City scored 32+ points in four of last five road games.
— Andy Reid is coaching in his 3rd Super Bowl; he won LY’s Super Bowl.
— Mahomes has a 6-1 career record playoff games.
— Chiefs allowed 25+ points in six of their 18 games.
— Before winning Super Bowl LY, Chiefs had lost 12 of previous 14 playoff games; now they’ve won five playoff games in a row.
— Tampa Bay is 14-0 when it scores 25+ points, 0-5 when it does not.
— Tom Brady has a 33-11 career record in playoff games, 6-3 in Super Bowls.
— Buccaneers won last six games overall, scoring 34.8 ppg.
— Last six games, Bucs converted 53-1125 third down plays (47.3%).
— Chiefs DC Spagnuolo is 3-2 SU as a coordinator against Tom Brady.
— In Brady’s nine Super Bowls, his team hasn’t scored a 1st quarter TD, and never led after the 1st quarter (0-4-5). But they won six of the nine games.
— Arians is in his first Super Bowl as a head coach; he won a Super Bowl ring as OC of the Steelers.
— Chiefs (-3.5) won 27-24 at Tampa Bay on November 29.
— Mahomes threw for 469 yards in that game; Chiefs led 20-7 at halftime.
— Kansas City outgained the Bucs 543-417 in that game.
— This is first time a team is playing Super Bowl on its home field.
— Underdogs are 9-4 ATS in last 13 Super Bowls.
— AFC teams won five of last six Super Bowls.
— Over last 25 years, Super Bowl teams who were #3 or lower seed in their conference are 8-3 SU, 11-0 ATS.
— This is first time in eight years a Super Bowl team didn’t have first-round bye.