Le'Veon Bell ready to roll with Chiefs for first time (10/21/20)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Le'Veon Bell once carried the ball a league-leading 321 times in a single season for the Pittsburgh Steelers. He doesn't figure to get nearly as many chances with the Kansas City Chiefs. That's just fine with the two-time All-Pro running back, though. ...
Chiefs grind out win over Bills before Bell's arrival (10/20/20)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Kansas City Chiefs had one of their worst rushing performances in years against the Raiders, signed running back Le'Veon Bell midweek to help them out, then managed to put up some of the best rushing numbers ever for an Andy Reid-coached team before the two-time All-Pro stepped on the field...
Chiefs, Edwards-Helaire run away with 26-17 win over Bills (10/20/20)ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) -- Patrick Mahomes didn't mind taking a back seat to rookie Clyde Edwards-Helaire and the Kansas City Chiefs' running attack. With the Buffalo Bills working hard to limit deep throws by the strong-armed Mahomes, he gladly kept handing off the ball, and Kansas City beat Buffalo 26-17 on Monday night in a game that was originally scheduled for last Thursday...
Bills welcome back White, Brown for game against Chiefs (10/19/20)ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) -- The Buffalo Bills welcomed back starting cornerback Tre'Davious White for their game against the Kansas City Chiefs on Monday night. White is active after a back injury kept him out of a 42-16 loss at Tennessee on Tuesday. Starting receiver John Brown is also active after missing the Tennessee game because of a knee injury...
Chiefs' locker room mum on Bell's arrival - well, almost (10/18/20)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The only member of the Kansas City Chiefs that was available and willing to discuss Le'Veon Bell, arguably the biggest free-agent signing since the offseason, happened to be the defensive coordinator who won't have anything to do with him...
Chiefs sign Le'Veon Bell 2 days after release from Jets (10/15/20)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Kansas City Chiefs signed Le'Veon Bell late Thursday, two days after he was released by the New York Jets, giving them some much-needed depth at running back and another weapon for quarterback Patrick Mahomes. "Kansas City, (hash)ChiefsKingdom, thank you for the opportunity let's go!" Bell tweeted...
Two high-flying offenses meet as Bills set to host Chiefs (10/15/20)ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) -- Josh Allen doesn't know if he can throw a football farther than Patrick Mahomes, but he's eager to find out. "The farthest I've ever thrown was 83 yards in Wyoming, 7,200-feet elevation, so I got a little help there," the Buffalo Bills quarterback said. "But I know he's got a cannon as well."...
Chiefs down several offensive pieces with Buffalo on deck (10/15/20)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Kansas City Chiefs will be without offensive lineman Kelechi Osemele and wide receiver Sammy Watkins when they visit the Buffalo Bills on Monday night for a game that was pushed back because of COVID-19 protocols. Osmele tore tendons in both of his knees and Watkins hurt his hamstring during Sunday's loss to the Raiders, which also ended the Chiefs' franchise-record 13-game win streak. ...
Passing fad: Mahomes-led Chiefs take on Allen-led Bills (10/15/20)KANSAS CITY (4-1) at BUFFALO (4-1) Monday 5 p.m. EDT, Fox OPENING LINE - Chiefs by 3 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Chiefs 3-1; Bills 3-2 SERIES RECORD - Bills lead 26-21-1 LAST MEETING - Bills won at Chiefs, 16-10 on Nov. 26, 2017 LAST WEEK - Chiefs lost to Raiders 40-32; Bills lost to Titans 42-16...
Chiefs' defense crumbles against Raiders in 40-32 defeat (10/12/20)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Kansas City Chiefs should have felt good about the state of their defense heading into Sunday's game against the Las Vegas Raiders. They had held every opponent to 20 points or fewer and were getting back defensive tackle Chris Jones from an injury and cornerback Bashaud Breeland from a suspension...
Chiefs doomed by simple mistakes in loss to Las Vegas (10/11/20)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Patrick Mahomes has quickly earned a reputation for pulling off the seemingly impossible, whether it's a no-look pass or a 70-yard heave or merely leading the Kansas City Chiefs to victory when all hope seems lost. It was the Chiefs' inability to execute the simple stuff that hurt them against the Las Vegas Raiders...
Carr helps Raiders snap Chiefs' 13-game win streak, 40-32 (10/11/20)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Derek Carr could be forgiven for thinking he was due for another miserable day at Arrowhead Stadium. The Raiders quarterback had never won in six tries in Kansas City, his quarterback rating so low in his personal house of horrors that he probably deserved to be benched. And when Carr threw an early interception Sunday that helped the Chiefs take a commanding lead, well, it seemed as if history was repeating itself...
Chiefs ride suddenly stingy defense as Raiders visit Sunday (10/8/20)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- After he was asked the standard questions about the brilliance of Patrick Mahomes and the scourge of COVID-19, Raiders coach Jon Gruden finally lit up when someone questioned him about the vast improvement of the Kansas City defense...
Chiefs welcome back Bashaud Breeland from 4-game suspension (10/8/20)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Chiefs began the season eagerly awaiting the return of Bashaud Breeland, the veteran cornerback so instrumental in slowing down the San Francisco 49ers and helping Kansas City win its first Super Bowl in 50 years in February...
Chiefs aim to continue mastery of Raiders at Arrowhead (10/8/20)LAS VEGAS (2-2) at KANSAS CITY (4-0) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE -- Chiefs by 13 RECORD VS. SPREAD -- Raiders 2-2, Chiefs 2-1 SERIES RECORD -- Chiefs lead 67-53-2 LAST MEETING -- Chiefs beat Raiders 40-9 on Dec. 1, 2019, in Kansas City LAST WEEK -- Raiders lost to Bills 30-23; Chiefs beat Patriots 26-10...
Chiefs in tough spot amid COVID-19 positives on other teams (10/7/20)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes has taken every precaution he can imagine to prevent contracting COVID-19, putting limits on who visits his home and even sleeping in a separate bedroom from his pregnant fiancee. Now, an admitted "mental lapse" by the Super Bowl MVP has his team on edge...
Chiefs see areas in need of improvement in win over Patriots (10/6/20)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Andy Reid stepped to the podium and tried to put a positive spin on the game, then quarterback Patrick Mahomes and safety Tyrann Mathieu took their turns behind the microphone with morose looks upon their faces. You'd have thought the Kansas City Chiefs just lost the Super Bowl...
Chiefs lean on D to beat Pats 26-10 in COVID-19-delayed game (10/6/20)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- It's hard enough to slow down Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs under the best of circumstances. Try doing it with your star quarterback shelved by COVID-19, a 34-year-old journeyman taking his place, your top running back headed to injured reserve and a flight that didn't land in Kansas City until shortly before kickoff...
Chiefs lean on D to beat Pats 26-10 in COVID-19-delayed game (10/5/20)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- It's hard enough to slow down Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs under the best of circumstances. Try doing it with your star quarterback shelved by COVID-19, a 40-year-old journeyman taking his place, your top running back headed to injured reserve and a flight that didn't land in Kansas City until shortly before kickoff...
Patriots without RB Sony Michel vs Chiefs (10/5/20)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The New England Patriots, already without quarterback Cam Newton because of a positive COVID-19 test, also were without running back Sony Michel because of a quad injury when they played the Kansas City Chiefs on Monday night...
Kansas City Chiefs
- N.Y. Giants at Philadelphia, 7:20 p.m.
- Buffalo at N.Y. Jets, 12 p.m.
- Pittsburgh at Tennessee, 12 p.m.
- Green Bay at Houston, 12 p.m.
- Cleveland at Cincinnati, 12 p.m.
- Carolina at New Orleans, 12 p.m.
- Detroit at Atlanta, 12 p.m.
- Dallas at Washington, 12 p.m.
- Seattle at Arizona, 3:05 p.m.
- Kansas City at Denver, 3:25 p.m.
- San Francisco at New England, 3:25 p.m.
- Jacksonville at L.A. Chargers, 3:25 p.m.
- Tampa Bay at Las Vegas, 7:20 p.m.
- Open: Baltimore, Indianapolis, Miami, Minnesota
- Chicago at L.A. Rams, 7:15 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 29
- Atlanta at Carolina, 7:20 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 1
- Tennessee at Cincinnati, 12 p.m.
- N.Y. Jets at Kansas City, 12 p.m.
- L.A. Rams at Miami, 12 p.m.
- Indianapolis at Detroit, 12 p.m.
- New England at Buffalo, 12 p.m.
- Las Vegas at Cleveland, 12 p.m.
- Pittsburgh at Baltimore, 12 p.m.
- Minnesota at Green Bay, 12 p.m.
- L.A. Chargers at Denver, 3:05 p.m.
- New Orleans at Chicago, 3:25 p.m.
- San Francisco at Seattle, 3:25 p.m.
- Dallas at Philadelphia, 7:20 p.m.
- Open: Houston, Jacksonville, Arizona, Washington
Monday, Nov. 2
- Tampa Bay at N.Y. Giants, 7:15 p.m.