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KC survives errors, takes AFC West with 23-16 win over Pats

Dec. 9, 2019 1:55 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes got some help from the Chiefs defense to hold off the New England Patriots and wrap up the division title. Kansas City clinched the AFC West when Bashaud Breeland knocked away Tom Brady's fourth-down pass attempt to Julian Edelman in the end zone and the Chiefs...

Chiefs and Patriots plenty familiar ahead of Sunday showdown

Dec. 5, 2019 2:48 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs have been dominant against the AFC West since Andy Reid’s arrival in 2013, winning so often against their most frequent opponents that it's little surprise they’re close to wrapping up a third straight division title. The Chiefs should be just...

Chiefs rout Raiders 40-9 to seize AFC West control

Dec. 1, 2019 8:45 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes looked up at the scoreboard late in the third quarter and was stunned to see the Kansas City Chiefs had taken a 31-0 lead over the AFC West rival Oakland Raiders. “I felt like we’d only scored a couple of times,” he said. That’s because...

Chiefs’ Tyreek Hill weathering roller coaster season

Nov. 27, 2019 4:09 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — It would be an understatement to say that Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill has had an eventful year, one marked by the highest of highs and the lowest of lows. It began with Hill wrapping up a record-setting season by helping the Chiefs to the AFC title game, a year of performances...

Analysis: Kicking woes cost several teams in NFL's Week 10

Nov. 11, 2019 3:08 AM EST

Adam Vinatieri's season-long struggles persisted and quick healer Patrick Mahomes was kneecapped by Kansas City's ugly special teams in a Week 10 slate where seven games featured errant extra points or field goal flubs and follies. Kicking wasn't one of the challenges the Indianapolis Colts expected to face when...

Mahomes' return doesn't fix Chiefs' issues in loss to Titans

Nov. 10, 2019 7:06 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The reigning NFL MVP is back and healthy as ever for the Kansas City Chiefs. Now Patrick Mahomes and his teammates have some room for improvement. Mahomes threw for a season-high 446 yards with three touchdowns, but the Chiefs hurt themselves with too many penalties and settled for...

Titans rally, spoil Mahomes' return beating Chiefs 35-32

Nov. 10, 2019 5:56 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Forcing Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs to settle for a bunch of field goals gave the Tennessee Titans a chance to stay close. Ryan Tannehill and a cornerback only activated off injured reserve a week ago helped make the Chiefs pay for their fifth and sixth attempts....

Chiefs-Titans Preview Capsule

Nov. 7, 2019 1:42 PM EST

KANSAS CITY (6-3) AT TENNESSEE (4-5) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE — Chiefs by 3 RECORD VS. SPREAD — Chiefs 5-4; Titans 4-5 SERIES RECORD — Chiefs lead 29-23 LAST MEETING — Titans beat Chiefs 22-21, Jan. 6, 2018, in AFC wild-card game LAST WEEK — Chiefs beat Vikings 26-23;...

Chiefs enter another wait-and-see week with Mahomes

Nov. 6, 2019 2:41 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs will continue to split first-team reps in practice between Patrick Mahomes and backup Matt Moore this week, leaving open the possibility the league's MVP could be back for Sunday's game at Tennessee. Mahomes has been out since dislocating his kneecap in a game...

Offensive balance missing early in Vikings' loss to Chiefs

Nov. 4, 2019 7:11 PM EST

EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — Facing the 30th-ranked run defense in the NFL and featuring the league's top rusher in Dalvin Cook, the Minnesota Vikings opened Sunday's game at Kansas City with three straight passes. Kirk Cousins overthrew Cook on a first-down screen. There was a missed connection with an open Adam...