The New England Patriots are headed back to the AFC Championship Game for the eighth consecutive season. Tom Brady threw for 343 yards and a touchdown as the Pats cruised past the Chargers 41-28 in the Divisional Round of the playoffs in Foxboro. Sony Michel ran for 129 yards and three scores for New England, which advances to face the Chiefs in the AFC title game next Sunday in Kansas City. Philip Rivers threw for 331 yards and three TD's, but two came late in the fourth quarter with the game already out of reach.
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