2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
12-5, 1st in AFC West
Reid's advice to Mahomes: 'When it's grim, be the grim reaper' (0:30)
Will the Bengals be able to top the Chiefs in the AFC Championship? (1:20)
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3hDavid Purdum

Chiefs, Rams open as title game favorites

The Kansas City Chiefs opened as touchdown favorites over the Cincinnati Bengals in the AFC Championship Game, while the Los Angeles Rams are 3.5-point favorites over the San Francisco 49ers in the NFC Championship Game.

Chiefs outlast Bills in OT after epic back-and-forth finish (1:18)
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3hAdam Teicher

Mahomes heeds 'Grim Reaper' advice in wild win

Quarterback Patrick Mahomes led the Chiefs down the field to set up a tying field goal in the final 13 seconds of regulation, and then to a 42-36 overtime win against the Bills on Sunday night.


Chiefs rally past Buffalo 42-36 in OT in wild playoff game

— In a never-say-die showdown between two of the NFL’s top teams, and two of its bright young quarterbacks, the Bills and Chiefs played a classic Sunday night decided by one of them calling tails and the other making him pay for it.

Mahomes' OT TD pass to Kelce sends Chiefs to AFC title game (0:25)
Tyreek Hill throws up peace sign on 64-yard TD (0:27)
Mahomes sneaks TD pass to Pringle (0:20)
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6hAdam Teicher

Chiefs S Mathieu (concussion) leaves OT victory

Veteran safety Tyrann Mathieu left the Chiefs' dramatic 42-36 overtime victory over the Buffalo in the first quarter with a concussion on Sunday night, and Kansas City's defensive backfield struggled keeping up with the Bills the rest of the way.

Mahomes dives for TD after scramble (0:27)

Adam Teicher ESPN Staff Writer 

Chiefs inactive players for today's divisional round game against the Bills: RB Darrel Williams, WR Josh Gordon, OT Prince Tega Wanogho, DE Josh Kaindoh, CB Rashad Fenton, QB Shane Buechele

William Weinbaum ESPN 

After her Australian Open victory Sun. local time, Jessica Pegula — daughter of the Bills' owners — said on ESPN2 she has to pick them to win, thinks they're playing well, are a better team than last year and, re: Josh Allen, "he's unbelievable, I love watching him…it'll be so great to see him and (Patrick) Mahomes kind of tee off and hopefully get a little rivalry, too, for years to come." In an earlier media conf., she noted, "handling the crowd and the home team there is going to be rough."

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NFL shakes Chiefs' Hill with fine for pompom fun

Chiefs receiver Tyreek Hill was fined nearly $13,000 for his touchdown celebration vs. the Steelers in which he took pompoms from a Kansas City cheerleader and danced along the sideline.

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2dAdam Teicher

Despite arrest, Chiefs' Gay to play Sun. vs. Bills

Despite being arrested earlier this week, Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Willie Gay will play in Sunday's playoff game against the Buffalo Bills, coach Andy Reid said Friday.

Adam Schefter ESPN Senior Writer 

Broncos are interviewing Chiefs' OC Eric Bieniemy in Kansas City later today in what is expected to be the last of 10 HC interviews currently scheduled. Broncos have spent the past four days in five cities interviewing seven HC candidates.


Hour 3: Hot Seat in Dallas?

The guys discuss if Mike McCarthy is on the hot seat in Dallas before welcoming in Pro Football HOF member Derrick Brooks and present what is at stake for each team in the Divisional Round of the NFL Playoffs and more.


Hour 2: Four Downs

The guys look closely at the matchup between the Buccaneers and Rams and wonder if Sunday could actually be Tom Brady's last game. They also welcome in ESPN Football Analyst Harry Douglas before going through Four Downs and more.

Team Stats

Passing Yards281.84th
Rushing Yards115.016th
Points For28.24th
Points Against21.48th