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Andy Reid: The urgency has got to be there with coaches and the locker room

After an ugly 27-3 loss to the Titans on Sunday, quarterback Patrick Mahomes told reporters that the Chiefs need to go through some adversity to build something substantial. At 3-4, the Chiefs haven’t gone through this kind of rough stretch since Mahomes became the team’s starting quarterback in 2018. And as the club enters Week [more]

Ryan Tannehill: “We were as aware as aware could be” about potential for Chiefs scoring a lot of points

When the Titans faced the Chiefs in the AFC title game only 21 months ago, Tennessee had a 10-point lead in the first half. It didn’t last. That memory helped the Titans finish the job against the Chiefs on Sunday, once the home team built leads of 14, 17, and 24 points. After the game, [more]

Patrick Mahomes: It’s been rainbows and flowers, but we have to go through times like these as well

A humbling start to the 2021 season continued for the Chiefs on Sunday. Patrick Mahomes turned the ball over twice and the Chiefs failed to score a touchdown in their 27-3 loss to the Titans. It’s the fifth time that Mahomes has had multiple turnovers in a game this season and he said that he [more]

Giants defense wanted to put the team on its back against Panthers

The Giants came into the 2021 season feeling more confident about their defense than their offense, but the unit was a disappointment through the first six games of the year. Sunday’s game against the Panthers may have been what they needed to get back on track. The Giants needed a big day from their defense [more]

Tom Brady catches Drew Brees for all-time four- and three-touchdown games

Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady threw his 600th career touchdown passes on Sunday; that was the obvious headline of the 38-3 win. His accomplishments for the day also put him in a tie for first place in two key categories. According to the NFL, Brady’s four touchdown passes against the Bears gave him 37 such games [more]

Patrick Mahomes cleared concussion protocol, says he feels “fine now”

The hit didn’t look good. Neither did Patrick Mahomes immediately after it. But the Chiefs quarterback said after the game he is OK. “I feel fine now,” Mahomes said, via Nate Taylor of “Y’all saw the hit. I took my time getting up, but I felt fine. I did everything I needed to do [more]

Titans rough up Patrick Mahomes, Chiefs in 27-3 victory

The Titans sacked Patrick Mahomes four times, knocking him out of the game in the fourth quarter, and Ryan Tannehill ran for a touchdown and threw another as Tennessee blew out Kansas City 27-3. The Titans had four sacks of Mahomes and hit him five other times. With 8:19 remaining in the rout, Mahomes’ legs [more]

Patrick Mahomes replaced by Chad Henne after taking brutal hit

Things have gone from bad to worse for the Chiefs. Kansas City, which trails 27-3, has taken some vicious hits from the Titans today. The most recent came with 8:19 remaining and left Patrick Mahomes dazed initially. Mahomes was sacked with Denico Autry having Mahomes’ legs wrapped up as Jeffery Simmons caught Mahomes as he [more]

Titans blowing out Chiefs, holding a 27-0 halftime lead

The Titans lost to the Chiefs 35-24 in the AFC Championship Game last January. That game is history as the first half Sunday shows. The Titans are blowing out the Chiefs 27-0 at halftime. It marks the first time since 2018 the Chiefs have been shutout in the first half of a game. Ryan Tannehill [more]

Ryan Tannehill’s touchdown pass to A.J. Brown gives Titans 14-0 lead

The Titans are looking good so far. The Chiefs are not. Ryan Tannehill has completed his first seven passes for 114 yards and a touchdown. He threw a beautiful 24-yard pass to A.J. Brown, who was tightly covered by Mike Hughes in the end zone. It capped a nine-play, 97-yard drive. Tannehill completed a 46-yard [more]

Derrick Henry throws a touchdown pass to give Titans a 7-0 lead

Derrick Henry not only can run for big yards, but he can throw touchdown passes, too. He did it all on the Titans’ opening drive: Henry caught a pass for 3 yards, ran four times for 17 yards and threw a touchdown pass. His touchdown pass came on a direct snap. He faked like he [more]

NFL Week Seven early inactives: Preston Smith out, Whitney Mercilus active for Packers

Every week we bring you all the inactives from the 1 p.m. ET games in one post, constantly updated with the latest information. Whitney Mercilus is set to make his Packers debut on Sunday. Mercilus signed with the Packers after being released by the Texans this week and he is in the team’s lineup for [more]

Chris Jones set to play for Chiefs on Sunday

The Chiefs are set to get Chris Jones back on their defensive line for Sunday’s game against the Titans. Jones missed the last two games with a wrist injury, but he took part in practice this week and was listed as questionable on Friday. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that he is expected to [more]

Titans activate Darrynton Evans, Larrell Murchison from injured reserve

The Titans activated running back Darrynton Evans and defensive lineman Larrell Murchison from injured reserve, the team announced Saturday. Both players are eligible to play in Sunday’s game against the Chiefs. Evans injured his left knee in a preseason game, and the Titans placed him on injured reserve to start the season. He missed the [more]

Week Seven injury report roundup: A.J. Brown, Tyrann Mathieu set to play

Week Seven of the 2021 NFL season kicked off on Thursday with a win by the Browns and it continues with 11 more games on Sunday, which means that the 24 teams in those games submitted their final injury reports of the week on Friday. The teams playing on Monday night won’t release their final [more]

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