Here’s a breakdown of the Super Bowl histories for the Chiefs and 49ers, including their most recent trips to the big game.MORE SUPER BOWL:Top 10 winning teams | All-time best gamesChiefs Super Bowl appearancesWhen is the last time the Chiefs went to a Super Bowl?Kansas City hadn’t reached a Super Bowl in 50 years prior to its win over the Titans. The Chiefs played in two of the first four Super Bowls ever, losing to the Packers in 1967 and defeating the Vikings in 1970. GameDateOpponentResultMVPSuper Bowl IJan. 15, 1967PackersPackers 35, Chiefs 10Bart StarrSuper Bowl IVJan. 11, 1970VikingsChiefs 23, Vikings 7Len DawsonHow many Super Bowls have the Chiefs won?The Chiefs won their only title (excluding AFL action) behind a dominant defensive effort in Super Bowl IV. Kansas City limited Minnesota to 239 yards, picked off two passes and recovered two fumbles on its way to a 23-7 victory.49ers Super Bowl appearancesWhen is the last time the 49ers went to a Super Bowl?The 49ers last came out of the NFC in 2013, falling to Joe Flacco and the Ravens in a 34-31 thriller.GameDateOpponentResultMVPSuper Bowl XVIJan. 24, 1982Bengals49ers 26, Bengals 21Joe MontanaSuper Bowl XIXJan. 20, 1985Dolphins49ers 38, Dolphins 16Joe MontanaSuper Bowl XXIIIJan. 22, 1989Bengals49ers 20, Bengals 16Jerry RiceSuper Bowl XXIVJan. 28, 1990Broncos49ers 55, Broncos 10Joe MontanaSuper Bowl XXIXJan. 29, 1995Chargers49ers 49, Chargers 26Steve YoungSuper Bowl XLVIIFeb. 3, 2013RavensRavens 34, 49ers 31Joe FlaccoHow many Super Bowls have the 49ers won?The 49ers (five) are right behind the Patriots and Steelers (six) for most Super Bowl wins in NFL history. Four of San Francisco’s five Super Bowl triumphs came with Joe Montana under center. It’s down to the final two teams for Super Bowl 54.The Chiefs and 49ers are hoping to snap Super Bowl droughts after convincing wins in Sunday’s AFC and NFC championship games. These two franchises have combined for eight Super Bowl appearances and fared well in their previous matchups, winning six Vince Lombardi trophies (the 49ers account for five of those).
MORE: Why Nick Saban advised Jalen Hurts to transfer to Oklahoma over Maryland, MiamiMaryland might seem like a surprising destination considering its 3-9 record in 2019, but the program has strong Alabama ties. Head coach Mike Locksley was on Nick Saban’s staff at Alabama from 2016-18 and served as the team’s offensive coordinator in 2018. Maryland was also a finalist for former Alabama quarterback Jalen Hurts when he was in the transfer portal prior to the 2019 season.Barring a waiver or a change in NCAA transfer rules, Taulia Tagovailoa will have to sit out the 2020 season before becoming eligible to play in 2021. God bless! #GoTerps pic.twitter.com/BvOSv8CsG7— Taulia Tagovailoa (@tauliaa12) May 15, 2020″This decision was not easy and has been prayed on non stop,” Taulia Tagovailoa wrote in his tweet.The rising sophomore entered the NCAA transfer portal last week after a season at Alabama. He was the 180th-ranked player in the Class of 2019, according to 247Sports. He chose the Crimson Tide out of high school over offers from LSU, Florida and other major programs. For the second time in less than a month, a Tagovailoa quarterback has found a new home.In April, Tua Tagovailoa was drafted fifth overall by the Dolphins. On Friday, his younger brother Taulia announced he was moving to College Park, Md.