Kansas City Chiefs Tipping Point Coming Soon

An interesting game is ahead for the weekend.

What intrigues us most of all is that home town fans don't seem so confident and our arch rivals armed with a new stadium in Las Vegas are on the rise.

Accordingly, here are some of our favorite sports news items on the topic . . .

For first time in years, Chiefs in unusual spot - looking up at Raiders in standings

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City Chiefs find themselves in an unusual spot headed into their first meeting of the season against their fiercest AFC West rivals. For the first time since 2016, the Chiefs (5-4) are looking up at the Raiders (5-3) in the standings headed into their meeting on Sunday night.

Patrick Mahomes has been one of the NFL's worst quarterbacks since Week 5. Here's how he can get back on track

6:55 AM ET Matt BowenESPN Staff Writer Close Former NFL safety Matt Bowen is a veteran of four teams over seven seasons, and now provides analysis for ESPN Insider. After the first four games of the season, Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes was considered a front-runner for the MVP award.

NFL fans sound off on who complains the most. One player might surprise you

by: Heidi Schmidt Posted: / Updated: KANSAS CITY, Mo. - It doesn't matter which team you cheer for, there always seems to be someone complaining about a penalty, a lack of one, playing the wrong player, or a player not getting to play.

Eric Bieniemy: 'The Chiefs right now are kicking the Chiefs' ass'

While the Kansas City Chiefs head into this weekend's game against the Las Vegas Raiders having won consecutive games for the first time this season, the team has done little to alleviate continued concern regarding its offense.

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