KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- This one is for you.
You, the long-suffering Kansas City Chiefs fan.
The most powerful fans in sports.
The ones who cheered and cried, then cheered again. The ones who sat through 2-14. The ones who sat through 7-9 and 4-12 before that.
The ones who put up with candy wrappers in the stairwells and Matt Cassel fumbles in their nightmares. The ones who tried to smile, who tried to find the silver lining in cloud after cloud. The ones who weathered Pioli and Haley and Romeo.
The ones who wore black to games because they were too ashamed to pull out the traditional red. The ones who cheered the planes that flew overhead, pleading to the skies for change. The one who handed out flyers. The ones who demanded accountability, demanded change. The ones who said enough was damn well enough.
So this is for you.
The 9-0 start, the Guinness World Record, the general manager who spins straw into gold, the coach that holds his players' ears and hearts, the quarterback...