Vahe Gregorian: Super again, Patrick Mahomes makes agony of postseasons past a fading memory

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — An anguished time ago in a galaxy that suddenly appears far, far away, the Kansas City Chiefs were the heartbreak kids of the NFL. At times, they seemed condemned to stay stranded in the gloom that comes from wrenching, occasionally even slapstick playoff losses. There are a zillion ways to simmer that all down to its finest elements, but perhaps this is the most succinct: For a 48-year period after winning Super Bowl IV, the Chiefs were 4-16 in playoff games and maybe sometimes you wondered if it was even worth having hope just to get emotionally body-slammed again. That wa…

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