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Kansas City Chiefs at New England Patriots: AFC Divisional Open Thread

John Rieger-USA TODAY Sports


Date: 16 January 2016
Location: Foxboro, MA
Time: 3:35 PM Central Stadium: Gillette Stadium
TV: CBS Radio: KC: XM 226, Sirius 83
NE: XM 225, Sirius 82
TV Announcers: Ian Eagle
Dan Fouts
Know Thy Foes: Arrowhead Pride
Pats Pulpit
Weather: 39 degrees, winds from the SW at 5-10 MPH, 0% chance of precip
Line: New England -5, Over/Under 43 (Thanks to the SB Nation Odds Page)
Chris' Prediction: Chiefs 20, Patriots 17
Final Score: Patriots 27, Chiefs 20

The first game of the 2015-16 NFL Divisional Playoffs will be getting underway here shortly, with the Kansas City Chiefs. . .winners of eleven straight games. . .heading to Foxboro to take on the defending champions, the New England Patriots.

Both of these teams could, conceivably, host the AFC Championship Game next weekend. If the Denver Broncos win on Sunday afternoon, the winner of this game will be making the trip to Mile High. If the Pittsburgh Steelers were to pull off the upset, the winner of this game would host the AFC Championship Game next Sunday, as they'd both be higher seeded than Pittsburgh.

We'll have an Open Thread up for Saturday's NFC contest up approximately half an hour before kickoff. Until then, enjoy today's game, everybody!