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Chiefs see similarities to 2019 turnaround that led to title

Nov. 24, 2021 14:01 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Even the mind of Kansas City Chiefs coach Andy Reid, whose ability to put on blinders and focus only on the future is downright legendary, can find its way back to a season that looked remarkably like this one. It was only two years ago. ...

Chiefs' resurgent defense has them back on top of AFC West

Nov. 22, 2021 12:44 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes has been trying to convince everyone that the Kansas City Chiefs' defense has been playing better. Hard to dispute it now. What was one of the worst defenses in the NFL — and maybe Chiefs history — the...

Chiefs lean on D to stuff Prescott, Cowboys in 19-9 win

Nov. 21, 2021 20:45 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs had played so horrendously on defense earlier this season that the Dallas Cowboys and their top-ranked offense probably felt confident that they could keep things rolling Sunday night. Chris Jones and the rest of the Chiefs...

Jackson fumbles chance to play hero's role in Raiders debut

Nov. 15, 2021 01:26 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — DeSean Jackson fumbled the chance to be a playmaker in his Las Vegas Raiders debut. The newly signed deep threat lost the ball on his only catch of the night, contributing to the Raiders' 41-14 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday night. ...

Mahomes' 5 TD passes lead Chiefs past Raiders 41-14

Nov. 15, 2021 00:49 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Patrick Mahomes scrambled away from pressure as he ran toward the line of scrimmage and launched a deep ball that turned a seemingly broken play into a touchdown. The Mahomes of old was back Sunday night and the Kansas City Chiefs are back at their...

Chiefs edge Rodgers-less Packers 13-7 in defensive slugfest

Nov. 07, 2021 20:53 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs probably scrapped whatever defensive game plan they were pondering the moment they learned Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers had tested positive for COVID-19 this week. There's no way they would have blitzed the...

Packers-Chiefs shaping up different than anyone expected

Nov. 04, 2021 17:04 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Packers-Chiefs game Sunday was supposed to be a showdown between two teams with Super Bowl aspirations, each led by league MVPs under center and with rabid fanbases that expect nothing less than another deep postseason run. Well, so much for...

Chiefs hoping Ingram can provide spark to sluggish pass rush

Nov. 04, 2021 12:11 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs had seen enough of Melvin Ingram dragging down their quarterbacks over the years that it made sense to chase the three-time Pro Bowl defensive end when he became a free agent last offseason. They didn't manage to land him...

Chiefs insist prep for Pack doesn't change with Rodgers out

Nov. 03, 2021 15:40 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs insisted Wednesday that their preparation for the Green Bay Packers would not change upon learning that league MVP Aaron Rodgers had tested positive for COVID-19 and would miss their matchup this weekend. That doesn't mean there...

Chiefs' Mathieu apologizes for calling KC fanbase 'toxic'

Oct. 30, 2021 16:44 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City Chiefs safety Tyrann Mathieu apologized Saturday for a tweet calling his team's supporters “one of the most toxic fan bases in all of sports” amid a disappointing 3-4 start for the two-time defending AFC champions. The All-Pro...