Chiefs' Reid shoulders responsibility for loss to Texans (10/13/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The first finger that Andy Reid points after the Kansas City Chiefs lose a game is at himself, regardless of the score, the opponent or whatever may have transpired on the field. The old coach willingly shoulders more than his share of the blame...
Watson, Hyde lead Texans to 31-24 victory over Chiefs (10/13/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- There were plenty of people standing on the Houston Texans sideline that felt they had something to prove against the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday. Just about all of them succeeded, too. Deshaun Watson threw for 280 yards and a touchdown while running for two more, outdueling Chiefs counterpart Patrick Mahomes, who was famously picked two spots ahead of him in the 2017 draft...
Texans-Chiefs highlighted by tantalizing Watson-Mahomes duel (10/10/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The relationship between Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes and Texans counterpart Deshaun Watson goes back well beyond the 2017 draft, when along with Mitchell Trubisky they were considered among the best prospects at their position...
Texans-Chiefs Preview Capsule (10/10/19)HOUSTON (3-2) at KANSAS CITY (4-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE -- Chiefs by 7 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD -- Texans 3-2, Chiefs 3-2 SERIES RECORD -- Chiefs lead 6-4 LAST MEETING -- Chiefs beat Texans 42-32, Oct. 10, 2017 LAST WEEK -- Texans beat Falcons 53-32; Chiefs lost to Colts 19-13...
Chiefs' Hill close to returning while other stars remain out (10/9/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Chiefs could get star wide receiver Tyreek Hill back for Sunday's game against Houston, and quarterback Patrick Mahomes avoided any serious injury to his ankle, though that may be about the end of their positive news on the injury front...
Chiefs doomed by penalties in loss to Colts (10/7/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Kansas City Chiefs did to themselves Sunday night what rivals have been trying to do for the better part of two years: They slowed themselves down. In what became a 19-13 loss to the Indianapolis Colts, the first time Patrick Mahomes and his teammates failed to score at least 26 points in 22 games, the Chiefs committed 11 penalties for a whopping 125 yards to spoil a nip-and-tuck game that wasn't decided until the fourth quarter...
Chiefs' first loss of season leaves them bruised, battered (10/7/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Chiefs rolled into Arrowhead Stadium on Sunday night knowing Indianapolis was missing a bunch of defensive backs to injuries and quite confident Patrick Mahomes could pick apart the Colts' backups. Turned out it was Indianapolis that dominated a bunch of Kansas City second-stringers...
Colts shut down Mahomes, Chiefs offense in 19-13 victory (10/7/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The way Indianapolis handled the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday night sent a jolt through the NFL, whether it was dominating the line of scrimmage or shutting down Patrick Mahomes and Co. on defense. The one place the shock didn't reverberate? The visiting locker room in Arrowhead Stadium...
Mack and Hilton active, Hill out for Colts-Chiefs matchup (10/6/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Colts running back Marlon Mack and wide receiver T.Y. Hilton are active for the Colts' Sunday night trip to Kansas City, while Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill is inactive after returning to practice from a collarbone injury...
Colts-Chiefs Preview Capsule (10/3/19)INDIANAPOLIS (2-2) at KANSAS CITY (4-0) Sunday, 8:20 p.m. ET, NBC OPENING LINE -- Chiefs by 10 RECORD VS. SPREAD -- Colts 2-1-1, Chiefs 3-1 SERIES RECORD -- Colts lead 16-10 LAST MEETING -- Chiefs beat Colts 31-13, Jan. 12 LAST WEEK -- Colts lost to Raiders 31-24; Chiefs beat Lions 34-30...
Colts-Chiefs remains showdown between young quarterbacks (10/3/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The primetime showdown Sunday between the Indianapolis Colts and Kansas City Chiefs was supposed to be a matchup of Super Bowl contenders with young quarterbacks poised to begin a rivalry that could stretch the next decade or more...
Chiefs get Claiborne, Hill, Williams back at practice (10/2/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Defensive back Morris Claiborne returned to the practice field with the Kansas City Chiefs on Wednesday after serving his four-game suspension for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy. He wasn't alone. The Chiefs also welcomed back wide receiver Tyreek Hill, who has been sidelined since Week 1 with a collarbone injury, and running back Damien Williams, who has been nursing an ankle injury...
Chiefs find ways to win when Mahomes is just a little off (9/30/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Patrick Mahomes resembled a pitcher without his best stuff Sunday, a fraction of an inch off on so many of his throws but hanging in there long enough to give his team a chance. He was a golfer just a little bit off but continually saving par...
Chiefs score late, stay undefeated with 34-30 win over Lions (9/29/19)DETROIT (AP) -- Patrick Mahomes made more plays than usual with his legs because the Detroit Lions set up their defense to limit what the superstar quarterback could do with his arm. Mahomes converted a fourth down with a run to extend a game-winning drive that ended with Darrel Williams' 1-yard touchdown run with 23 seconds left for his second score in the fourth quarter, lifting the Kansas City Chiefs to a 34-30 win over the Detroit Lions on Sunday...
Record-breaking Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes respects Lions (9/26/19)DETROIT (AP) -- Patrick Mahomes has led the Kansas City Chiefs to another strong start, setting records along the way. The reigning NFL MVP is the first player in league history to have at least 350 yards passing and three touchdown passes without an interception in three straight games. In his first 20 starts, he has another league record with 13 300-yard passing games...
Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes more comfortable with his emotions (9/26/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Patrick Mahomes was put on his backside before he had time to blink, a mix-up along his offensive leaving one of the Baltimore Ravens' big defensive linemen with a clear path to the quarterback. A year ago, Mahomes probably would have picked himself up, made sure all his limbs were still attached, then walked back to the Kansas City Chiefs huddle to call another play...
Chiefs-Lions Preview Capsule (9/26/19)KANSAS CITY (3-0) at DETROIT (2-0-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, Fox OPENING LINE -- Chiefs by 6 RECORD VS. SPREAD --Kansas City 3-0, Detroit 2-1 SERIES RECORD -- Chiefs lead 8-5 LAST MEETING -- Chiefs beat Lions 45-10, Nov. 1, 2015 LAST WEEK --Chiefs beat Ravens 33-28; Lions beat Eagles 27-24...
Chiefs offense forcing opposing offenses to alter strategies (9/25/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- After watching his Ravens miss a trio of 2-point conversions and fail on fourth down near midfield, coach John Harbaugh was forced to defend his go-for-broke decision-making against the Chiefs last week. Turned out to be an easy defense to make...
Chiefs' Mahomes continues to evolve as an NFL quarterback (9/23/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Kansas City Chiefs faced a crucial third-and-long with just under two minutes to go, clinging to a 33-28 lead over the Baltimore Ravens and hoping to put the game away. Patrick Mahomes dropped back to pass, looked left and lured the entire defense that direction, then flicked the ball the other direction. Backup running back Darrel Williams had slipped out the back side and was open, taking the screen pass for a first down and clinching the Chiefs' 3-0 start...
Mahomes throws 3 TD passes as Chiefs hold off Ravens, 33-28 (9/22/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Kansas City Chiefs rolled into Arrowhead Stadium to play the red-hot Baltimore Ravens without their best wide receiver, their lead running back and their stalwart left tackle. They still had Patrick Mahomes, though. The reigning league MVP threw for 374 yards and three touchdowns in another record-setting performance, and Kansas City's defense corralled Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson most of the rain-soaked afternoon, allowing the Chiefs to squeak out a 33-28 victory Sunday.. ...
Kansas City Chiefs
- New England 35, N.Y. Giants 14
- Carolina 37, Tampa Bay 26
- New Orleans 13, Jacksonville 6
- Houston 31, Kansas City 24
- Minnesota 38, Philadelphia 20
- Washington 17, Miami 16
- Baltimore 23, Cincinnati 17
- Seattle 32, Cleveland 28
- Arizona 34, Atlanta 33
- San Francisco 20, L.A. Rams 7
- Denver 16, Tennessee 0
- N.Y. Jets 24, Dallas 22
- Pittsburgh 24, L.A. Chargers 17
- Open: Buffalo, Indianapolis, Chicago, Oakland
- Detroit at Green Bay, 7:15 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 17
- Kansas City at Denver, 7:20 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 20
- Miami at Buffalo, 12 p.m.
- Houston at Indianapolis, 12 p.m.
- Arizona at N.Y. Giants, 12 p.m.
- Oakland at Green Bay, 12 p.m.
- L.A. Rams at Atlanta, 12 p.m.
- Minnesota at Detroit, 12 p.m.
- Jacksonville at Cincinnati, 12 p.m.
- San Francisco at Washington, 12 p.m.
- L.A. Chargers at Tennessee, 3:05 p.m.
- Baltimore at Seattle, 3:25 p.m.
- New Orleans at Chicago, 3:25 p.m.
- Philadelphia at Dallas, 7:20 p.m.
- Open: Tampa Bay, Cleveland, Carolina, Pittsburgh
Monday, Oct. 21
- New England at N.Y. Jets, 7:15 p.m.
Oct. 15-16: Fall league meeting, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Oct. 29: All trading ends for 2019 at 4 p.m. (ET)
Dec. 12: League meeting, Las Colinas, Texas.
Jan. 4-5, 2020: Wild-card playoffs.
Jan. 11-12: Divisional playoffs.
Jan. 19: AFC and NFC championship games.
Jan. 26: NFL Pro Bowl.
Feb. 2: Super Bowl, Hard Rock Stadium, Miami Gardens, Fla.
Feb. 24-March 2: NFL scouting combine, Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis.
Feb. 25: First day for clubs to designate franchise or transition players.
March 10: Deadline for clubs to designate franchise or transition players before 4 p.m. (ET)
March 18: Free agency and trading periods begin at 4 p.m. (ET)
March 29-April 1: Annual league meeting, Palm Beach, Fla.
April 17: Deadline for restricted free agents to sign offer sheets.
April 23-25: NFL draft, Las Vegas.