The Kansas City Chiefs will need to have essentially the most enjoyable of any crew within the league.
With Patrick Mahomes, Travis Kelce and Andy Reid (reminder, they’d Tyreek Hill for a couple of years, too), how may they not?
But, someway, they preserve pulling out new methods.
The Chiefs have used some funky formations and play design, however maybe none have matched what they did Saturday in opposition to the Las Vegas Raiders.
While within the huddle within the second quarter, the Chiefs appeared like they performed a recreation of “Ring Around the Rosie.” Then they broke out of the huddle in some new model of a wildcat they in all probability invented this week.
Jerick McKinnon took the direct snap, then pitched it proper to Mahomes. The quarterback then appeared left and located Kadarius Toney, who broke a deal with and scored a landing.
However, the rating was referred to as again as a result of a holding penalty.
So what did the Chiefs do as a substitute? They simply handed it off to Toney, who discovered the tip zone once more.
The Chiefs beat the Raiders, 31-13, to clinch the AFC’s prime seed and earn a first-round playoff bye.
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Despite being the No. 1 seed, it is no assure they host the AFC championship in the event that they make it that far.
Given the fallout from Damar Hamlin’s cardiac arrest on “Monday Night Football,” the NFL determined that if the Buffalo Bills had been the highway crew in opposition to Kansas City within the title recreation, it might be performed at a impartial website.
The Chiefs completed the season 14-3, tying their franchise document for wins.