Local dreams of a sports dynasty are quickly starting to fade as NFL opposition discovers that consistent pressure on QB Patrick Mahomes is the key to defeating The Kansas City Chiefs.
It's not really rocket science and the persistent myth of invisibility is something that fanboys in politics & pro-sports can never seem to understand.
Accordingly, check a few links worth consideration as locals attempt to spin the defeat, losers complain about the refs and the 2020 season might FINALLY be getting interesting . . .
What began as a balanced offensive shootout quickly turned into a shocking and sloppy loss for the Kansas City Chiefs. Derek Carr and the visiting Las Vegas Raiders outplayed the Chiefs in every way in a surprising Week 5 win by a final of 40-32.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Derek Carr threw for 347 yards and three touchdowns, outplaying Super Bowl MVP Patrick Mahomes along the way, and the Las Vegas Raiders nearly shut out the potent Kansas City offense in the second half to rally for a 40-32 victory Sunday that ended the Chiefs' franchise-record 13-game winning streak.
KC Losing Remembered
4:45 PM ET Adam TeicherESPN Staff Writer Close Covered Chiefs for 20 seasons for Kansas City Star Joined ESPN in 2013 KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Chiefs can only hope that Sunday's visit to a very uncomfortable place is only temporary.
The talk out of Las Vegas all week was that for the Kansas City Chiefs to be a true rival, the Raiders had to win. They backed up their words Sunday at Arrowhead Stadium, defeating the Chiefs 40-32 to deal them their first loss of the 2020 season - and their first loss, period, since November 10, 2019.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Coach Jon Gruden earned his signature victory Sunday since returning to the Raiders three years ago, and Las Vegas shocked the defending Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs 40-32. The victory also is a potential seminal moment for Raiders quarterback Derek Carr, who has been criticized for not being able to take the team to the next level.
Kansas City Uninspired
The reigning Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs and Pittsburgh Steelers both entered Sunday undefeated.Only the Steelers left that way.Derek Carr threw three touchdown passes and Josh Jacobs ran for two more scores as the Las Vegas Raiders won 40-32 at Kansas City.Rookie receiver Chase Claypool scored four touchdowns in the Steelers' 38-29 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles.
Monday Night Redux
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- The Chiefs game that was set for Thursday has been moved to Monday, Oct. 19 due to another game being postponed. According to the NFL, the Chiefs vs. Buffalo Bills game has been moved from Thursday, Oct. 15 to Monday, Oct. 19 at 4 p.m.
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