3 big moments from the Chargers vs. Chiefs - Stefanie Loh (UT$)
Meanwhile, Flowers was initially cleared to go back into the game after the team doctor examined him, but he was later taken out of the game for good and diagnosed with a concussion.
Chiefs Beat Chargers at Their Own Game - Ricky Henne
Most notable was the time of possession. San Diego entered the game ranked third in the league, averaging 34:34 per game controlling the ball. On Sunday, Kansas City held nearly a 2-to-1 advantage by possessing the ball for exactly 39:00 to 21:00. Corey Liuget explained how time of possession usually goes hand-in-hand with getting wins.
With Short Week, Focus Already on Denver- Ricky Henne
"Mentally, it’ll be good for us because you can’t sulk and feel sorry about this game," Philip Rivers said. "Shoot, we should stand up as a man and to a man realize where we weren’t real good, where we could get better, (what) things we did really good, and get ready to go next week. We know what this thing is. This is a 16-week deal you sign up for, we’re here through seven of them. We’re in an okay spot; we’ve just got to keep going."
Rapid Reaction: San Diego Chargers - Eric Williams
Chiefs play keep away: The Chargers were No. 3 in the NFL in time of possession heading into Sunday’s game. However, with a steady diet of running back Jamaal Charles (95 yards on 22 carries), the Chiefs dominated time of possession, keeping the ball away from San Diego’s explosive offense. Kansas City finished with a 39:00-21:00 edge in time of possession.