Chrome: Remove Most Visited From New Tab (revert it back)
And judging by the sheer number of posts from unhappy users, I knew I was not alone in my dislike of having my most recent web sites showing up on a newly tabbed page.
Thankfully, though, one helpful user posted how to revert your new tabs back to how they looked before (without having to use the often mentioned New Tabs Redirect extension).
Open up Chrome and enter the following into your omnibox:
Now make sure to click the Restart button in the bottom left of your browser for the changes to take effect.
Thanks to Mega Zone for posting this solution on the Google product forums.