NFL playoffs 2019: Patriots open as rare underdogs to Chiefs | NFL

Tom Brady and Invoice Belichick can be in uncommon kind Sunday.

For simply the second time since 2007, the Patriots are underdogs coming into the AFC championship at Arrowhead Stadium in opposition to the Chiefs.

After a commanding win over the Colts on Saturday to advance within the postseason, Kansas Metropolis opened as a 3-point favourite over New England on the SuperBook at Westgate Las Vegas.

The Patriots secured their eighth straight convention championship look with a 41-28 beating of the Chargers on Sunday.

The final time New England wasn’t favored to win a playoff recreation was within the 2013 AFC title recreation when Peyton Manning and the Broncos beat the Patriots, 26-16.

According to ESPN, the road marks solely the seventh time in 39 playoff video games that the Patriots can be underdogs with Brady and Belichick. New England is 3-Three in these six postseason video games.

The Chiefs and Patriots final met in Week 6 of this season with New England successful 43-40.

They meet once more Sunday at 6:40 p.m. ET with a visit to Tremendous Bowl 53 on the road.

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