The very best & brightest TKC readers share an important not-so-fun fact about the Chiefs today.
Oddsmakers pick Kansas City Chiefs -6.5 and if they don't cover the spread sports gambling addicts will make the team pay dearly for the costly disappoitnment.
Here's the money line . . .
Taking the Chiefs -6.5 vs. the Washington Football Team.
The Chiefs have beaten Washington nine out of the last 10 times and, quite simply, can’t lose this game. They can’t even let it get close.
Accordingly, here's a few relevant game day links via www.TonysKansasCity.com . . .
The Kansas City Chiefs were likely viewed as one of the best situations in the NFL ever since Patrick Mahomes had his coming-out party in 2018. With a future hall of fame quarterback on his rookie deal, a good, young nucleus that featured Tyreek Hill and Travis Kelce, and a lot of money to spend, any general manager would love to take over that situation.
We have some fun-albeit eye-popping-trends in the NFL heading into Week 6. Good teams with winning records straight-up (SU) also have winning records Against The Spread (ATS), but a handful of bad teams with losing SU records are covering. The Cardinals remain the only unbeaten team.
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Oct 13, 2021 Adam TeicherESPN Staff Writer Close Covered Chiefs for 20 seasons for Kansas City Star Joined ESPN in 2013 KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Patrick Mahomes says his recent rash of turnovers isn't because of the Chiefs' defensive problems or an increased urgency to score every time he gets the ball.
The Chiefs are in need of a spark on the defensive side of the ball. Beginning in Week 6 against Washington, Kansas City will look to shake up its DB room in hopes of refreshing what has been a stagnant defense. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport takes a look . . .
Oct 14, 2021 Adam TeicherESPN Staff Writer Close Covered Chiefs for 20 seasons for Kansas City Star Joined ESPN in 2013 KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- As the two-time defending AFC champions with dynamic talent Patrick Mahomes at quarterback, it's natural the Kansas City Chiefs take every opponent's best shot.
It's been a disappointing start to the season for the Kansas City Chiefs. Coming off back-to-back Super Bowl appearances, the team has passed through the first quarter of the season with a 2-3 record. It's unfamiliar territory for Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes.
Developing . . .