Tom Brady knows all about comebacks this season, guiding the Patriots to last-second wins over the Bills and Saints, directing two touchdown drives in the final 61 seconds to beat the Browns, and helping overcome a 24-0 halftime deficit in an overtime win over the Broncos.
But Brady has never faced a 28-point second-half deficit in a playoff game, something the Colts and quarterback Andrew Luck were staring at against the Chiefs
Then Luck orchestrated a comeback for the ages, leading the Colts to a 45-44 wild-card win.
“Once you get some momentum going on your side, it’s pretty remarkable to be able to do that,” Brady said. “They can play with anybody. There’s no question about that.” Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.