Playoffs

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) passes against the Houston Texans during the third quarter in a AFC Divisional Round playoff football game at Arrowhead Stadium. Credit: Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports
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Marc LaVoie
January 12, 2020 - 10:22 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Down 24-0 early in the second quarter of their playoff game against the Houston Texans, the Kansas City Chiefs went on an offensive tear that rewrote NFL playoff records en route to a 51-31 victory. The Chiefs scored touchdowns on their next seven possessions, a feat that had...
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Dec 29, 2019; Kansas City, Missouri, USA; Kansas City Chiefs defensive back Daniel Sorensen (49) celebrates after intercepting a pass against the Los Angeles Chargers during the second half at Arrowhead Stadium. Credit: Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports
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AP News Staff
December 30, 2019 - 4:37 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Mecole Hardman and Damien Williams led the Chiefs to a 31-21 victory over the Chargers that allowed Kansas City to leapfrog New England for the No. 2 seed in the AFC and a first-round playoff bye. Hardman returned a kickoff 104 yards for a touchdown and Williams ran for 124...
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Marc LaVoie
January 11, 2019 - 5:41 am
Kansas City has an opportunity to exorcise some demons against the Indianapolis Colts, who have beaten the Chiefs in four straight playoff contests. The Chiefs are looking for their first home playoff win since January 8, 1994 season, when quarterback Joe Montana led the team to a 27-24 overtime...
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Marc LaVoie
January 07, 2019 - 5:53 am
The Chiefs will face the Indianapolis Colts this Saturday in the NFL playoffs. The Colts defeated the Houston Texans 21-7 to earn a spot in the next round. They have won nine of their last ten games. Quarterback Andrew Luck has had a good year, throwing for 4,593 yards and 39 touchdowns in the...
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Gardner-Edgerton USD 231
Jim Cunningham
November 09, 2018 - 6:07 am
One of the teams remaining in the Kansas 6A football playoffs is undefeated Gardner-Edgerton, which failed to win a single game in 2017. The obvious difference for the school in southern Johnson County is Ryan Cornelsen, the Trailblazers' new head coach, who comes to the Metro from Hutchinson...
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January 08, 2018 - 4:56 am
Chiefs fans continue to lick their wounds, two days after another stunning playoff loss at Arrowhead Stadium. Marcus Mariota led Tennessee to three second-half touchdowns, incredibly throwing one of his TD passes to himself, and the Titans rallied from a 21-3 deficit to beat the Kansas City Chiefs...
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December 18, 2017 - 4:28 am
Kareem Hunt thought he played the best game of his career Saturday night. He couldn't have picked a better time. The rookie running back ran for 155 yards and accounted for two touchdowns in a performance that helped the Chiefs beat the Chargers 30-13 and put them in control of the AFC West with...
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July 31, 2017 - 6:57 am
Looking to bolster their offense for a run for a playoff spot, the Kansas City Royals acquired outfielder Melky Cabrera from the Chicago White Sox Sunday for two minor-league pitchers. The Royals entered Monday two games behind the AL Central-leading Cleveland Indians. Kansas City holds the second...
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