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Kansas City Chiefs Fans Stick With Their Rituals And Superstitions For The Win

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Carlos Moreno
KCUR 89.3
Some Kansas City Chiefs fans cling to rituals — like wearing a particular piece of clothing or holding a specific token — in hopes that it'll help the team win.

Die-hard Chiefs fans have elaborate rituals aimed at bringing the team good luck.

Behind the superstitions though, the traditions also help give the fans a sense of control and make them feel like part of the game.

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