As if the Chiefs need any more reasons to want to dismantle the Denver Broncos, revenge will be on their mind. As will proving their worth following the loss to the previously winless Oakland Raiders.
The Oakland Raiders upset the Kansas City Chiefs last night 24-20 for their first win of the season. With the loss, the Chiefs (7-4) are no longer tied atop the AFC West with the Broncos.
On a team filled with big-name stars led by Peyton Manning, little-used running back C.J. Anderson made the play that turned the tide in favor of the Denver Broncos.
As rough as these first eight games have been for Derek Carr, Peyton Manning had it almost as bad when he made his debut 16 years ago.
You might think the Denver Broncos, fresh off being blown out at New England, would take their frustrations out this Sunday and rout the 0-8 Oakland Raiders.
While the Denver Broncos are in a tie atop the AFC West division, the Oakland Raiders are once again in the basement. Despite their trying, the Raiders can’t find a way to win this season.
With NFL training camp underway, let’s look at the biggest storylines to watch for in camp the next month.
The Emmy still sits in a box on Jesse Kurtz’s desk, a symbol that the journey in this case has overshadowed the destination. And what a journey it has been for the longtime local TV sportscaster, who joined the Mountain West Network before it existed.
Isaiah Burse patterned his game after Wes Welker’s. After going undrafted, he’s even followed his idol’s path into the NFL.
Few quarterbacks in college football have put up the kind of passing numbers Fresno State’s Derek Carr has this season. Carr has passed for a nation-leading 4,462 yards and 45 touchdowns while being picked off just five times all year.