SportsBeat KC #51: What. Just. Happened. Breaking down Chiefs’ first loss this season, to the Colts
The Chiefs were a double-digit favorite against the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday Night Football. Arrowhead Stadium was packed and all signs pointed to the Chiefs remaining undefeated.
Somehow, they lost, 19-13. It was the lowest scoring game of the Patrick Mahomes era. The A-team of Herbie Teope, Sam McDowell and Sam Mellinger join host Blair Kerkhoff to dissect the loss and determine what it means for the Chiefs going forward.
This episode was originally published as a Facebook Live on the Red Zone Extra page.
Read the stories we discussed:
Chiefs’ loss to Colts is a reality check, but it’s hardly defining in a larger picture: https://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article235861387.html
These two clear trends are pushing against the Chiefs every week now: https://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/sam-mellinger/article235862582.html
Colts’ run game, injuries, poor defense combine to lift Indy past Chiefs in prime time: https://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article235858867.html
Former K-State receiver Byron Pringle has career night in Chiefs’ loss to Colts: https://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article235859687.html
Report card: With so many injuries, should Chiefs be graded on a curve? No: https://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article235859907.html
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