Smith: In Watson vs. Mahomes, both teams tell the story

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Smith: In Watson vs. Mahomes, both teams tell the story
Smith: In Watson vs. Mahomes, both teams tell the story

What if Deshaun Watson was leading the Kansas City Chiefs? Would Watson have reached the AFC Championship Game in back-to-back seasons? Would Watson be the best field general heading into Super Bowl LIV? Would Watson be the greatest contemporary quarterback in the NFL? For all of the above, Patrick Mahomes is. And three seasons after two AFC franchises instantly changed on draft day, Kansas City's No. 15 continues to be several key steps ahead of the Texans' No. 4. Mahomes, 24, already has won a regular-season MVP, been named Offensive Player of the Year and earned an All-Pro selection. All of those lofty awards were received during his first season as a starter. In 2019, the 10th overall pick

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