The Kansas City Chiefs will have to have essentially the most a laugh of any workforce within the league.
With Patrick Mahomes, Travis Kelce and Andy Reid (reminder, they’d Tyreek Hill for a couple of years, too), how may just they now not?
However, come what may, they retain pulling out new methods.
The Chiefs have used some funky formations and play design, however most likely none have matched what they did Saturday towards the Las Vegas Raiders.
Whilst within the huddle in the second one quarter, the Chiefs gave the look of they performed a sport of “Ring Across the Rosie.” Then they broke out of the huddle in some new model of a wildcat they most probably invented this week.
Jerick McKinnon took the direct snap, then pitched it proper to Mahomes. The quarterback then appeared left and located Kadarius Toney, who broke a take on and scored a landing.
Alternatively, the ranking was once referred to as again because of a preserving penalty.
So what did the Chiefs do as an alternative? They only passed it off to Toney, who discovered the top zone once more.
The Chiefs beat the Raiders, 31-13, to clinch the AFC’s top seed and earn a first-round playoff bye.
In spite of being the No. 1 seed, it is no ensure they host the AFC championship in the event that they make it that a ways.
Given the fallout from Damar Hamlin‘s cardiac arrest on “Monday Night time Soccer,” the NFL made up our minds that if the Buffalo Expenses have been the street workforce towards Kansas Town within the identify sport, it might be performed at a impartial web page.
The Chiefs completed the season 14-3, tying their franchise report for wins.