NFL Twitter Reacts as Super Bowl Match-up Is Confirmed Between Kansas City Chiefs & Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Published 01/24/2021, 10:15 PM EST
Jan 24, 2021; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) yells before the AFC Championship Game against the Buffalo Bills at Arrowhead Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports


The contestants for Super Bowl LV have been confirmed. It’s the Kansas City Chiefs who’ll be flying over to Tampa, Florida to take on the home team, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, for the Lombardi Trophy.

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Tampa Bay secured their spot with a 31-25 win over the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field. Meanwhile, the Kansas City Chiefs booked their spot with a 38-24 win over the Buffalo Bills.

With the 2 teams for the Super Bowl match up now decided, we take a look at how Twitter reacted.

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Kansas City Chiefs still the favorites

Patrick Mahomes versus Tom Brady will be a contest of the GOAT versus the man who is the potential torchbearer of that title. Hence, fans are excited and took to Twitter to express their eagerness to witness this showdown for the ages.

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Mahomes versus Brady in a showdown for the ages

There are few other match ups in the NFL which can generate as much hype as a showdown between Patrick Mahomes and Tom Brady can. A showdown between the two at the grandest stage of them all just sweetness the deal.

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Mahomes looked to conduct business as usual at the Arrowhead Stadium against the Bills. Brady too channeled his GOAT energy to carry Tampa Bay through to their first Super Bowl appearance since 2003.

Jan 24, 2021; Green Bay, Wisconsin, USA; Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady (12) celebrates with his teammates after beating the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Championship Game at Lambeau Field. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Hanisch-USA TODAY Sports

With the stage now set for the epic showdown at Tampa, will it be Brady with a 7th Super Bowl ring? Or will it be Mahomes making it 2 for 2? Grab your popcorn and hold on to your seats for what should be an offensive joyride.

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Shivayan Roy

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Shivayan Roy is currently an NFL writer at EssentiallySports. After completing his Masters Diploma in Journalism from the Asian College of Journalism, Roy functioned as a reporter for Goal.com and extensively covered the FIFA U-17 World Cup.

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