There are simply three days till the extremely anticipated AFC Championship Sport matchup between the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs and Baltimore Ravens on Sunday.
Former All-Professional CB Richard Sherman believes he already is aware of the end result of the sport and is confidently selecting towards QB Lamar Jackson.
“I am betting towards Lamar as a result of I’ve solely seen Patrick Mahomes lose within the playoffs to [Joe] Burrow and [Tom] Brady,” Sherman stated on “Undisputed.” “I’ve not seen anybody else ship him dwelling with a loss. It isn’t about Lamar, it is about Patrick Mahomes has discovered a technique to win these video games.”
Sherman is true in the truth that Mahomes has solely misplaced to Burrow and Brady in his postseason profession. The 2-time Tremendous Bowl champion boasts a formidable 13-3 playoff document.
Nevertheless, there isn’t any purpose Jackson cannot grow to be the third quarterback to take action on Sunday. The 2019 NFL MVP is the favourite to win his second such award this season and has the backing of among the finest defenses within the league.
In Mahomes’ three postseason losses, followers watched late-game heroics by Burrow and Brady in AFC title video games and a smothering protection in Tremendous Bowl LV. Jackson and his protection definitely have the makings to do one thing comparable this weekend.
Sherman did not utterly write off the Ravens however famous it might take a particular efficiency to ship Mahomes packing.
“It is gonna take a Herculean effort to ship him dwelling,” Sherman added. “Often to ship him dwelling, it takes one thing that you’ve got by no means seen something like.”
That it’ll. Mahomes is 3-1 towards Jackson in his NFL profession. However Jackson appears decided as ever to achieve his first-ever Tremendous Bowl this yr.
“These guys are the previous Tremendous Bowl champions,” Jackson instructed reporters. “And to be a champion, you gotta undergo a champion.”