NFL Week 2 expert roundtable: Avoiding the dreaded 0-2 start, new coaches and upset picks

Despite the fireworks of otherworldly quarterbacks Patrick Mahomes (oh, man — that pass) and a dinged-up Justin Herbert (oh, man — his pass!), Thursday night’s Chargers-Chiefs tilt was decided in large part by the Kansas City defense. Early in the fourth quarter, rookie cornerback Jaylen Watson intercepted a misguided Herbert goal-line toss and returned it … Read more

Kansas City, Missouri police detail street closures for Len Dawson’s funeral on Friday

Kansas City police detail street closures for Len Dawson’s funeral on Friday Services begin at 11 am Friday Updated: 4:22 PM CDT Sep 15, 2022 Hide Transcript Show Transcript I am the seventh son of 1/7 son in all my life, they said, Hey, that’s great, that’s good luck. That was *** Dawson in 1987 … Read more

Kansas City Chiefs seize early control of the AFC West, defeat Los Angeles Chargers

11:25 PM ET Adam Teicher Close ESPN Staff Writer Covered the Chiefs for 20 seasons for the Kansas City Star Joined ESPN in 2013 Lindsey Thierry Close ESPN Covered Rams for two years for Los Angeles Times Previously covered the Falcons Has covered the NBA and college football and basketball KANSAS CITY — The Kansas … Read more

Why the Patrick Mahomes-Justin Herbert showdown on Amazon will produce paltry viewership

Follow our live coverage of Chiefs vs. Chargers. The NFL again delivered stellar ratings in Week 1 with 20 million viewers tuning into Monday Night Football alone on cable channel ESPN, and more than 121 million overall across the first 16 games, the league crowed. And then there is tonight. Look for viewership for Thursday … Read more