Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Thomas: NFL Playoff Field Is Finalized

Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Thomas: NFL Playoff Field Is Finalized

Article excerpt

All things considered, things couldn't have gone any better Sunday for the Kansas City Chiefs. On a day when they could've ended up being seeded as low as No. 6 in the AFC playoffs which would have sent them on the road as a wild-card team they ended up with the No. 2 seed and a first-round bye.

Kansas City earned the No. 2 seed by virtue of its 37-27 victory at San Diego coupled with Oakland's 24-6 loss at Denver. The Chiefs and Raiders both finished the regular season with 12-4 records, but Kansas City won its first AFC West title since 2010 because the Chiefs swept the season series with Oakland. After a week off, the Chiefs get a home game in the divisional round Jan. 14-15.

New England (14-2) got the No. 1 seed in the AFC and also gets next week off. …

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