Kansas City Chiefs Stay Winning In Overtime Amid Ongoing Doubts

The team continued their legacy of winning today in a game that proved to be tougher than most expected.

And here's the thing . . .


Of course the answer to that is simple . . . A win is a win. 

However . . .

As we've long argued . . . The game has changed . . . Football now plays more like basketball and fortunes change quickly. 

The NFL has actively worked to avoid "dynasty" teams and this every public talking point gives reasonable fans a motive to question the team's post-season future. 

Still . . .

The game was exciting and definitely worth the price of admission for those who watched it at home.

Here's the recap and more info . . . 

The Chiefs (11-3) had to go to overtime Sunday against a one-win opponent, but they can cross that one off the list for the seventh straight season. Jerick McKinnon's 26-yard touchdown run gave the Chiefs a 30-24 win over the Houston Texans and eliminated their last remaining rival for the division title, the Los Angeles Chargers.

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