San Francisco tight end and former Iowa Hawkeye star George Kittle says the 49ers did not take advantage of enough opportunities in a 25-22 overtime loss to the Kansas City Chiefs in Sunday’s Super Bowl. It was a game the 49ers led 10-0 in the opening half.
Kittle on coming up short for the second time against the Chiefs.
Kittle feels the 49ers will have a chance to make another run.
49ers quarterback and former Iowa State star Brock Purdy passed for 255 yards and a touchdown in the overtime loss to the Kansas City Chiefs.. He led the 49ers to a field goal on their opening possession in overtime.
It was a heartbreaking loss to the 49ers, who had a 10-0 lead in the second quarter.
Purdy says the lead could have been bigger in the opening half.
Purdy says the 49ers hope to get another chance down the road.
Game MVP Patrick Mahomes finished the night with 333 yards and two touchdowns on 34 of 46 passing. He also ran for a team-high 66 yards on nine carries, the second-most rushing yards by a quarterback in Super Bowl history. He was named Super Bowl MVP for the third time, a feat only Tom Brady (five time) and Montana (three times) have matched. Mahomes also joins that select group as the only three time MVP’s to lead their team to back to back titles.