Support Us Button Widget

Kansas City Chiefs win Super Bowl LVII

Cue “We Are the Champions” by Queen.


No caption needed for this feeling.

Photo by Evan Sanders and Kansas City Chiefs

Table of Contents

The Kansas City Chiefs are Super Bowl LVII Champions. That’s our favorite kind of Victory Monday.

After finishing the regular season 14-3 and heading into the playoffs as the No. 1 seed in the AFC, the Chiefs battled through two playoff games to earn their spot in the Super Bowl. Four quarters later, they came out on top, beating the Philadelphia Eagles 38-35. Let’s take a closer look at what went down on the big day.

Quick recap

The game started with a classic Mahomes to Kelce touchdown pass to tie it at 7-7. Later in the first half, linebacker Nick Bolton recovered a fumble and scored a touchdown, tying the game up again at 14-14. The Eagles ended up taking a 10 point lead to end the first half — but don’t worry. Running back Isiah Pacheco put seven more points on the score board in the start of the third quarter. After a Kadarius Toney touchdown, the Chiefs were up 28-27 with just 12 minutes to go. Both teams fought back, bringing the game to a 35-35 tie, leaving the game-winning points in the hands (or should we say leg?) of kicker Harrison Butker.

Our favorite moments

Game time: Wide receiver Kadarius Toney’s 65-yard punt return in the fourth quarter.
Winning reactions: KC loves a reason to celebrate — the proof is on our Instagram.
Editor Bella’s pick: Watching KC Live! erupt in celebration after Nick Bolton recovered a fumble for a defensive touchdown.

What now?

It’s time to celebrate — here are the details for the official Super Bowl parade.

When: Wednesday, Feb. 15
Where: The route is still TBD — although in 2020, the celebratory parade began at Sixth Street and headed south on Grand Boulevard through downtown.
Fun fact: A council committee approved spending $750,000 from the city’s Neighborhood Tourist Development Fund for parade costs — with the total cost coming in at ~$3.75 million.
What to wear: Show your pride in place by flaunting some of our favorite Chiefs gear, like this men’s sweatshirt or this women’s reversible jacket.

More from KCtoday
A turn of phrase here, a recognizable KC nod there — these craft beers found around Kansas City take local pride seriously.
Hümanette will open on Friday, August 9 in Brookside
It’s a classic for whiskey-sipping locals, but little known outside of the Midwest. Read on to explore the drink’s origins + how to make your own.
This week — Monday, July 22-Friday, July 26, 2024 — we’re shining a spotlight on the vibrant drink scene in Kansas City.
Whether you’re spending a day or a lifetime in Kansas City, these are among the best free activities the city has to offer.
What was Kansas City like at the turn of the millennium? We took a look back at the final year of the 20th century to see what life was like pre-Y2K.
With more people than ever opting to be paw-rents rather than parents, this downtown pet store is celebrating a decade of community support.
Pack your reusable shopping bags, because we’ve rounded up seven farmers markets around Kansas City.
Explore these dog-friendly places in KC that span from places to eat, drink, shop, exercise, and stay the night.
We’ve got details and a map full of drink deals: We’ll be highlighting the vibrant beverage scene across Kansas City, MO from July 22 to July 26, 2024.