Tight finish Kelce racked up 136 receiving yards alongside his landing, placing his tally for the season at over 1,000 yards.
Fifteen of the Chiefs’ 22 factors have been scored by kicker Harrison Butker alone.
Moreover, on the protection, All-Professional security Tyrann Mathieu had a standout recreation with two interceptions, together with one to finish the sport because the Broncos marched down area within the dying seconds of the ultimate quarter.
Curiously, the Chiefs had a landing dominated out within the second quarter after officers incorrectly believed the ball had touched the bottom as Tyreek Hill caught it within the endzone. Had the decision been challenged by head coach Andy Reid, their margin of victory would have been much more evident.
Saints marching on and record-breaking Rodgers
Elsewhere within the league, the absence of Drew Brees has did not halt the Saints’ march to the playoffs. After victory in opposition to the Atlanta Falcons, the 10-2 Saints are the primary group within the NFC to seal a berth within the playoffs.
Saints quarterback Taysom Hill had two passing touchdowns alongside 83 speeding yards in opposition to the Saints’ bitter rivals. Hill has been known as the “Swiss Military Knife” quarterback owing to the multitude of how he has been employed by the Saints throughout not simply the offense, however the protection and particular groups too.
In doing so, Rodgers turned the quickest participant to take action, reaching the milestone in solely 193 video games. The earlier document holder, Brees, had taken one other 12 video games to interrupt 400.
Rodgers additionally turned the primary quarterback to have 5 35-touchdown seasons.
In his attribute wry however humble vogue, Rodgers performed down his achievements after the sport.
The opposite shock of Sunday was the Cleveland Browns citing their ninth win of the season, guaranteeing a successful document for the season.
The group have solely accomplished so thrice since 1990, and have solely reached the playoffs twice in that point. At 9-3, the Browns have the third finest document within the AFC, and joint-fourth finest throughout all the NFL, giving them a great opportunity of constructing the playoffs for the primary time since 2002.
If they’ll win two of their remaining 4 video games, they are going to have their finest season document since 1994.
Jets have a good time tank
The Browns will be ok with their possibilities of a historic season end; in certainly one of their 4 remaining video games they are going to face the 0-12 New York Jets.
The Jets almost had their first win of the season on Sunday, in a tightly fought recreation in opposition to the Las Vegas Raiders.
Down by 4, with 13-seconds left on the clock, Raiders quarterback Derek Carr threw a “Hail Mary” move that was caught by rookie broad receiver Henry Ruggs III to win the sport.
The Jets performed a “zero blitz” protection, committing eight of 11 defenders to chasing the quarterback reasonably than defending the endzone.
After the sport, Jets security Marcus Maye criticized teaching workers for the play name.