While he did not win Super Bowl LV, Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes has the potential to be one of the greatest dual-threat quarterbacks in NFL history. With 14,152 career yards in the air and 808 on the ground, he is well on his way.
Win or lose, Patrick Mahomes and Tom Brady will achieve a milestone in Super Bowl LV: the largest age difference between quarterbacks in Super Bowl history. To give you a sense of how old versus young has been a common theme on Super Bowl Sunday, here are the largest age gaps under center entering the Feb. 7 title tilt between the Kansas City Chiefs and Tampa Bay Buccaneers. As you will see, youth hasn't always been served but it hasn't necessarily been a huge disadvantage on Super Sunday either.
Less than two years ago, the New England Patriots defeated the Los Angeles Rams 13-3 in Super Bowl LIII. Tom Brady won his sixth NFL championship and appeared set to win a few more. On the far sideline, young head coach Sean McVay seemed to have the Rams set up for some NFC dominance of their own.
The Baltimore Ravens and New England Patriots have been two of the AFC's powerhouse teams this century. In 21 Super Bowls held since 2000, these franchises have combined for eight NFL championships; New England has six and Baltimore two. Pittsburgh is the only other AFC team to win multiple Super Bowls during that stretch.
LSU's 44-34 loss to Mississippi State on Sept. 26 was surprising mainly for the fact the Tigers won the national championship just eight months ago. They became the first defending national champion to lose their opener since the 1998 Michigan Wolverines and saw their 16-game winning streak end.
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The history of sports is both vast and rich, thanks to the existence of so many different ones and the longevity associated with them. With so much history to cull through, Athlon Sports wanted to offer the opportunity to look back and see what memorable things happened or milestones were reached on a specific date.
With that in mind, May 11 is a day in which "Dr. J" made his signature play and a beloved baseball movie was released in theaters.
It's the final road trip of the regular season for the Seattle Seahawks when they take on the Carolina Panthers in Charlotte on Sunday. The Seahawks (10-3) are looking for their seventh road win this season, which would be a franchise record, while the Panthers (5-8) have lost five in a row, fired their head coach, and have basically already turned the page on this season.