Found December 21, 2013 on Football Nation:
It might seem strange to be writing an article suggesting that Kansas City are ready to crash and burn in the postseason. Sitting at 11-3 and tied with Denver at the top of the AFC West, they still have a chance at the number one seed overall. If Denver slip up in their last two games, the Chiefs are ready to pounce.Add in to this the fact that they have won their last two games (against Washington and Oakland) by a combined score of 101-41 and a running back in Jamaal Charles who is a man in form (five touchdowns and 195 yards receiving). This suggests a team in form, not one likely to stumble. Yet there are many factors that the Chiefs will have to overcome in order to avoid their playoff adventure failing at the first attempt.1. The Chiefs have benefitted from a weak scheduleKansas City has benefitted greatly from having an easier schedule this season. Up to and including week 15, the Chiefs have only beaten one team with a record over .500. This came in three with a victory agai...

Kansas City Chiefs look to win with no “Luck”

Derrick Johnson looks to contain Andrew Luck and the Colts this week on way to their twelfth victory of the season. ( The Kansas City Chiefs play their final home game of the season on Sunday when they take on Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts. The Colts have already clinched the AFC South this season, but the Chiefs look to keep the possibility of winning the West...

Kansas City Chiefs can’t build off early lead

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Flanny's Five: Chiefs' loss, Broncos' win could mean week of rest for Chiefs

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Five things we learned from the Chiefs' 23-7 loss to the Colts. LOCKED IN With the Chiefs' upset loss to the Colts, and the Broncos' win Sunday, the Chiefs are now locked into the No. 5 seed for the playoffs, which makes next Sunday's game at San Diego meaningless for the locals. It will be interesting to see how Andy Reid plays it: Will he rest...

LB Justin Houston ruled out for Sunday's matchup against Colts

According to Darin Gantt of, LB Justin Houston will be inactive when the Chiefs face the Colts. Houston sustained an elbow injury about a moth ago and has been trying to get healthy enough to return to the lineup, however, despite practicing he will be a scratch.

Chiefs without Houston, Albert against Colts

The Kansas City Chiefs are still without pass rusher Justin Houston and left tackle Branden Albert for Sunday's game against the Indianapolis Colts. Houston has been out with a dislocated elbow and Albert has a hyperextended knee. Frank Zombo gets the start at outside linebacker and Donald Stephenson at left tackle. The Colts are starting their seventh offensive line combination...

Indianapolis Colts vs. Kansas City Chiefs: Betting Odds, Point Spread, Over/Under and tv info

getty images On Sunday the Indianapolis Colts and Kansas City Chiefs will face off agianst one another in a match-up of two teams headed to the playoffs. The Colts (9-5) got back into the win column a week ago and will look to derail the Chiefs (11-3) bid for the AFC’s top seed. Coverage of the game between the Colts and Chiefs will air on CBS beginning at 1:00 pm ET from Arrowhead...

Antoine Bethea levels Dwayne Bowe then celebrates (GIF)

The Indianapolis Colts are looking to knock off the Kansas City Chiefs and improve their playoff seeding with a win on Sunday. After the Colts took an early 10-7 lead the Chiefs got the ball back. Alex Smith threw a short pass to Dwayne Bowe who was met immediately by Colts safety Antoine Bethea. Bowe got back up but Bethea took the chance to celebrate by dancing down the field...

Donald Brown Breaks Three Tackles For 51-Yard TD Run

Donald Brown is having a hell of a day against the Kansas City Chiefs as he just earned his second touchdown of the game. This time around he broke three tackles and ran 51 yards for six smooth points.

Indianapolis Colts vs. Kansas City Chiefs Game Preview and Prediction

Alex Smith and the Kansas City Chiefs welcome Andrew Luck and the AFC South champion Colts into Arrowhead for a 1:00 p.m. ET game on CBS that will...

Double A Breakdown: Week 16 - Colts vs Chiefs

 The 9-5 Indianapolis Colts will travel to Kansas City to face one of the most explosive teams in the league, the 11-3 Kansas City Chiefs. Last year's matchup was a close one and the Colts walked away with the 7 point victory. The Chiefs are much different this year and should be a tough challenge. Both teams have clinched the playoffs, and this matchup should be a preview of...

Chiefs vs. Colts: Questions with the Enemy

It's only December 21st, but the Kansas City Chiefs and the Indianapolis Colts have both clinched their spots in the playoffs... Yes, I said Chiefs too, Jake Arthur.You know, the 11-3 Chiefs that are headed to Indianapolis this Sunday for Week 16 football... the Chiefs that were 2-14 last season, the Chiefs that got beat by Andrew Luck and the Colts 20-13 on December 23rd, 2012...

Chiefs Fail Again at Home

After the Indianapolis Colts manhandled the Kansas City Chiefs Sunday 23-7 at Arrowhead Stadium, it’s probably a good thing this football team is headed back on the road for the remainder of the regular and post season.

Colts DL Cory Redding Celebrates Fumble Recovery By Popping a Cold One

Everything went right for the Indianapolis Colts Sunday when the played Kansas City. The defense woke up after the Chiefs first drive and really clamped down on Alex Smith and company causing five fumbles and recovering two of them along with a pair of interceptions off of Smith.One of those fumbles was recovered by defensive lineman Cory Redding who was so happy he popped a cold...

Pro Football Game of the Week: Indianapolis Colts Vs. Kansas City Chiefs

Week 16 in the NFL is full of vitally important games for a number of teams. Division titles are at stake, playoff spots are at stake, and playoff positions are at stake. In the case of the Indianapolis Colts going on the road to take on the Kansas City Chiefs, it’s a little bit about division titles and playoff positions. Currently, the Colts have already clinched the AFC South...

RB Rankings – Week 16

RB Rankings – Week 16 Jamaal Charles won most of his fantasy owners their semi finals week and while he may never see another five touchdown game in his career he should have another solid day in week sixteen. Charles squares off against the Colts this week and should easily eclipse 100 yards from scrimmage. Charles has an amazing 655 receiving yards and 11 touchdowns off of 65...
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