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Coming off of a loss in Week 11 to the Philadelphia Eagles, the Kansas City Chiefs had been procuring for an spectacular response against the Las Vegas Raiders. First of all, that looked as if it would be out of the quiz.
Kansas City rapid learned itself in a 14-0 hole and the offensive issues that effort the physique of workers against the Eagles remained prevalent. Then, Patrick Mahomes and Co. awoke.
Kansas City tied the ranking by halftime and outscored the Raiders 17-3 within the second half of to come to a decision a 31-17 victory over the division rival and strengthen the Chiefs file to 8-3 on the season.
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Chiefs to the Raiders after going down 14 pic.twitter.com/9taBw5l2xk
Tight finish Travis Kelce persevered to solidify his title in franchise history, as his six catches for 91 yards helped him change into the main participant within the physique of workers’s history to get exceed 11,000 profession receiving yards.
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With that reception, TE Travis Kelce goes over 11,000 profession receiving yards – the most convenient participant in franchise history to hit that impress. In his 154th profession recreation, he’s the fastest TE to 11K in NFL history and he’s the 17th fastest participant (any space) to 11K in NFL history.
Nonetheless, the diversified receiving alternatives for the Chiefs had been labeled an verbalize after the loss to the Eagles. Rookie Rashee Rice modified that fable moderately a bit alongside with his efficiency against the Raiders.
Rice had eight catches for 107 yards and a touchdown and looked fancy a terrific option for Mahomes going ahead. It change into once the most convenient recreation of Rice’s profession to this level and fans had been immediate to portray him because the finish wide receiver following the recreation.
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8 catches. 107 yards. 1 TD.
Rashee Rice has ARRIVED. pic.twitter.com/hxQP6v2ZrA
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4 targets to non-Rashee Rice WRs this day on 31 Mahomes dropbacks
This change into once consistently the way pic.twitter.com/8C4pUYWMlz
Aloof, many of the praise change into once directed at Mahomes who had yet every other masterful efficiency. He change into once 27-of-34 for 298 yards and two touchdowns and even handed Matt Hasselbeck and Terry Bradshaw on the all-time touchdown pass list.
Mahomes’ ambiance friendly day and persevered excellence over the Raiders had fans celebrate him on social media.
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2 TD (0 INT)
10-1 profession file vs the Raiders. pic.twitter.com/7G9rZ7EMwX
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So the @Chiefs strikes to 17-3 with Mahomes as QB after a loss.. and here is the ridiculous portion: The Chiefs had been down 14-0. With the draw shut this day Kansas City is now 15-11 with Mahomes when trailing by double digits. Thats a .580 a hit percentage . No diversified QB is even at .500
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The Chiefs pull a ways from the Raiders to pull out the boulevard W 💯
Kansas City is now 8-3 💪 pic.twitter.com/gE5T7gE9ep
The draw shut keeps the Chiefs atop the AFC West and in prime space to come to a decision the finish seed within the conference. Kansas City is tied with the diversified three division winners on the second file-vivid, so maintaining slip is indubitably a undeniable for the defending Orderly Bowl champions.
Kansas City has a matchup against the Green Bay Packers up next, with a kickoff scheduled for 8: 20 P.M. ET.