Why the Super Bowl is ‘an important moment for a lot of black young quarterbacks coming up’

Why the Super Bowl is ‘an important moment for a lot of black young quarterbacks coming up’

CNN — For Doug Williams, the first black quarterback to start and win the Super Bowl, watching the NFL Conference Championship games on Sunday was an emotional moment. Almost exactly 35 years after winning the Super Bowl with the then Washington Redskins, Williams watched in glee as Patrick Mahomes and Jalen Hurts led the Kansas … Read more

Kansas City Chiefs meet Philadelphia Eagles in Super Bowl LVII

Kansas City Chiefs meet Philadelphia Eagles in Super Bowl LVII

CNN — The Kansas City Chiefs advance to Super Bowl LVII after beating the Cincinnati Bengals 23-20 in Sunday’s AFC Championship game at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. After suffering a high ankle sprain last week in the Chiefs’ Divisional Round victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars, Patrick Mahomes led the team to a back-and-forth … Read more

NFL Playoffs: Philadelphia Eagles progress to Super Bowl with dominant victory over San Francisco 49ers

NFL Playoffs: Philadelphia Eagles progress to Super Bowl with dominant victory over San Francisco 49ers

CNN — The Philadelphia Eagles defeated the San Francisco 49ers 31-7 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia on Sunday to advance to Super Bowl LVII. The Eagles scored on their first possession and did not look back in the defeat of the 49ers. The 49ers were briefly without rookie starting quarterback Brock Purdy after he … Read more

Chiefs’ tight end Travis Kelce listed as questionable

Chiefs’ tight end Travis Kelce listed as questionable

Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce was listed as “questionable” on Friday’s injury report for the team. Kelce took part in the team’s practice on Friday. Chiefs wide receiver Mecole Hardman and wide receiver Justin Watson were also listed as questionable. The good news for the Chiefs is that quarterback Patrick Mahomes had no … Read more