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Chiefs fans are a bundle of nerves before start of the AFC Championship Game

Ice free field for Chiefs and Patriots AFC Championship Game

The Kansas City Chiefs grounds crew uncovered an ice free and green grass field on Sunday January 20, 2019, as they prepared for the cold evenings AFC Championship Game against the New England Patriots at Arrowhead Stadium.
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The Kansas City Chiefs grounds crew uncovered an ice free and green grass field on Sunday January 20, 2019, as they prepared for the cold evenings AFC Championship Game against the New England Patriots at Arrowhead Stadium.

Chiefs fans have longed dreamed of the day when their favorite team would be in the AFC Championship Game.

When Sunday finally arrived, however, many of those fans were a nervous wreck in the hours before the Chiefs were due to take the field at Arrowhead Stadium to face the Patriots for the right to play in Super Bowl LIII.

How to deal with the nerves? A lot of Chiefs fans went on Twitter to express how they were feeling.

Here is a sample of what fans were sharing:

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes has been doing an exceptional job of leading the team into the playoffs, and fans are in love with the charismatic way Mahomes has embraced his adopted city.

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From covering the World Series to the World Cup, Pete has done a little bit of everything since joining The Star in 1997. He writes about baseball and has a quirky blog that augments The Star’s coverage of area teams.

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