Posts Tagged ‘Kansas City Chiefs’

He lost the showdown, but Lamar Jackson is for real; ‘He sauced me up a couple times’

Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Alex Okafor sat at his locker Sunday afternoon, his eyes wide as he shook his head. The defensive end had just helped the Kansas City Chiefs hold on for a 33-28 home victory over the Baltimore Ravens, and while he was happy about that, his demeanor shifted to appreciation when asked about one of the highlight-reel plays that Baltimore's magnificently elusive quarterback, Lamar Jackson, made over the course of the game. “There was one earlier in the game where he put me in the blender,” Okafor told Yahoo Sports with a laugh.

Early Week 4 fantasy pickups: It’s the next man up in New England

Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

Whether you're sitting pretty in your Week 3 matchup or trying to overcome a deficit, Liz Loza and Matt Harmon have you covered with some waiver wire suggestions who could strengthen your team going forward. Then, after catching seven balls and scoring a touchdown, Tom Brady's security blanket and most trusted receiver, Julian Edelman, was taken out of the game with a chest injury. Now, it remains to be seen how severe that injury is, but the fact remains: The Patriots are running out of reliable receivers.

Ravens come up empty on 2-point attempts in loss to Chiefs

Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

The analytics kept telling John Harbaugh to roll the dice on fourth down, or gamble for a 2-point conversion when the Baltimore Ravens finally hit pay dirt against the Kansas City Chiefs. The fourth-down attempt near midfield was stuffed, and the Chiefs took advantage of the short field to strike quickly for a touchdown. Despite the missed opportunities, the Ravens still nearly came back from a 30-13 fourth-quarter hole.

Patrick Mahomes’ best throws vs. Ravens | Week 3

Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

See the highlights from Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes in a Week 3 win against the Baltimore Ravens. This game is streaming live on the Yahoo Sports mobile app, or on CBS

Be one of the first to own the AM4 Showtime Mahomes, Patrick Mahomes’ signature shoe with adidas

Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes has an impressive shoe collection. The reining league MVP admitted to having more than 180 pairs and his latest collaboration with adidas will add one more to his closet. The AM4 Showtime Mahomes sneakers celebrates the already-illustrious career of the former Texas Tech player.

Demarcus Robinson goes full Odell Beckham Jr. with excellent touchdown catch

Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

Demarcus Robinson briefly channeled Beckham one a tremendous, one-handed touchdown catch to increase the Chiefs' lead over the Baltimore Ravens. With the Chiefs on the 18-yard line, Patrick Mahomes lofted a pass to Robinson in the back corner of the end zone. With the touchdown, the Chiefs took a 14-6 lead over the Ravens.

Patriots’ Super Bowl odds barely change after release of Antonio Brown

Friday, September 20th, 2019

The Pittsburgh Steelers offense has looked lost, even when Ben Roethlisberger was healthy. The New England Patriots have gone from the clear Super Bowl favorite to ... still the clear Super Bowl favorite. The Patriots announced Friday they had released Brown after reports of him inappropriately contacting a woman who previously had accused him of sexual misconduct.

Damien Williams’ ruled out with knee injury, leaves Chiefs short on weapons vs. Ravens

Friday, September 20th, 2019

Tyreek Hill and Eric Fisher are also ruled out, while LeSean McCoy was limited in practice during the week.

A view from the other side: A Q&A with a Kansas City Chiefs columnist

Friday, September 20th, 2019

Q: The Ravens have mentioned that last year's wild overtime finish has been somewhat of a learning experience for them. Have the Chiefs said the same? There are a dozen different moments that had to go the Chiefs' way to win that one, even beyond the 4th and 9 that everyone talks about.

Raiders still haven’t unleashed Josh Jacobs in passing game

Thursday, September 19th, 2019

Raiders running back Josh Jacobs is off to a strong start. A total of 11 carries have resulted in first downs, per analytics site Pro Football Focus, with four rushes of 10-plus yards. Jacobs has done everything well thus far, though there's one thing he hasn't been asked to do much.