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If Chargers-Chiefs was a prime-time game, “Fail Mary 2” would have been the topic of the day

The NFL has benefited from multiple exciting games this season, several of which have happened in prime time. The NFL also has benefited from the fact that Sunday’s game between the Chargers and Chiefs didn’t unfold under the lights. As noted by former NFL referee and Sunday Night Football rules analyst Terry McAulay, the Hail [more]

Raiders waive Trey Ragas

Raiders head coach Jon Gruden said on Monday that he’s hopeful running back Josh Jacobs will be able to practice this week. In perhaps a sign of that optimism, Las Vegas announced that the team has waived reserve running back Trey Ragas. The Raiders signed Ragas from their practice squad to the 53-man roster on [more]

Jon Gruden hopeful Josh Jacobs will be “back on the grass” this week

The Raiders are 3-0 and they’ve made it to that point largely without star running back Josh Jacobs. The 2019 first-round pick hasn’t practiced since Week One, missing the last two games with an ankle injury. Jacobs was apparently closer to playing in Week Three than he was in Week Two, as he was listed [more]

Chargers got away with pass interference on Chiefs’ Hail Mary

Pass interference is rarely called on Hail Mary passes. But it’s supposed to be, and it should have been on the Chiefs’ Hail Mary pass on the last play of Sunday’s loss to the Chargers. Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes heaved the ball toward the end zone, where both Tyreek Hill and Travis Kelce were in [more]

Andy Reid in stable condition at Kansas City hospital

Chiefs coach Andy Reid left the stadium in an ambulance after Sunday’s game, and the Chiefs provided an update Sunday night. “Head coach Andy Reid felt ill at the conclusion of the game,” the team said in a statement. “He was evaluated by our medical staff in the locker room and as a precaution was [more]

Report: Justin Herbert’s throwing hand is expected to be OK

In video released by the team on social media, Justin Herbert doesn’t address hitting his hand on the helmet of a Chiefs defender. Herbert shook his hand after the hit, appearing in pain, but he didn’t miss a play. James Palmer of NFL Media reports the Chargers quarterback left the stadium with his throwing hand [more]

On game-winning touchdown, Chargers QB Justin Herbert changed the play from a run

As the Chargers prepared for a first and goal play from the Kansas City four with 36 seconds to play, the Chargers wanted to milk the clock, in order to limit the time that Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes would have to win the game. The play call, then, was aimed at doing that. Quarterback Justin [more]

Report: Andy Reid leaves stadium in an ambulance after falling ill

Andy Reid had a chance for his 100th career victory with the Chiefs, including the postseason. He instead ended the day with his 45th loss since arriving in Kansas City in 2013. Even worse, Reid fell ill after the game. The Chiefs announced that Reid is sick and unavailable to answer questions from reporters. He [more]

Justin Herbert throws TD pass with 32 seconds left to give Chargers 30-24 win over Chiefs

The Chiefs had a chance to beat the Ravens with a late score in Week 2, but Clyde Edwards-Helaire lost a fumble with 1:20 left. The Chiefs had a chance to beat the Chargers on Sunday, but Patrick Mahomes‘ interception set up a game-winning touchdown for Los Angeles. The Chargers upset the Chiefs 30-24 as [more]

Chiefs take lead on Patrick Mahomes’ touchdown throw to Clyde Edwards-Helaire

Patrick Mahomes has thrown an interception, and Clyde Edwards-Helaire has lost a fumble. But the two have redeemed themselves in the second half. Mahomes 10-yard touchdown throw to Edwards-Helaire with 3:35 remaining in the third quarter has given Kansas City its first lead. The Chiefs are up 17-14 after trailing 14-0 with seconds remaining in [more]

Patrick Mahomes touchdown pass cuts Chargers’ lead to 14-10

It took longer than anyone in Kansas City expected, but Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs finally have scored a touchdown. The Chiefs took the second half kickoff and went 75 yards in 12 plays. Mahomes found Jody Fortson for a 2-yard touchdown pass, giving the star quarterback a touchdown in his 28th consecutive game. Harrison [more]

Jaguars get 109-yard return of short field goal to take lead at half

A former college coach who said that every game at the NFL level is like playing Alabama took a page out of the Auburn playbook (in the Iron Bowl against Alabama) to take a halftime lead against Arizona. Cardinals kicker Matt Prater came up short on a 68-yard field goal attempt just before the half [more]

Chiefs fortunate to trail only 14-3 after turnover-plagued first half

The Chiefs have three turnovers. The Chargers have 14 points. Kansas City is fortunate still to be in the game. The Chiefs trail only 14-3. The Chargers couldn’t convert a Patrick Mahomes interception into points, but they did get touchdowns on fumbles by Tyreek Hill and Clyde Edwards-Helaire. Asante Samuel had the interception, and Tevaughn [more]

Chiefs have three turnovers as Chargers lead 14-0

The Chiefs have three turnovers in three possessions. They trail 14-0. Patrick Mahomes threw an interception on the Chiefs’ first possession. His no-look pass bounced off the hands of Marcus Kemp and Chargers rookie Asante Samuel made the diving interception at the Chargers 3-yard line. The Chargers didn’t score on that takeaway, but they did [more]

NFL Week Three early inactives: Joey Bosa set to play for Chargers

Every week we bring you all the inactives from the 1 p.m. ET games in one post, constantly updated with the latest information. Chargers defensive end Joey Bosa didn’t practice at all this week due to ankle and foot injuries, but that’s not going to stop him from trying to chase Patrick Mahomes down on [more]

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