Found December 29, 2013 on Fox Sports Kansas City:
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Five things we learned from the Chiefs' 27-24 overtime loss to San Diego. BRING ON THE COLTS Andy Reid indicated he made the decision Saturday to rest most of his starters for Sunday's game. I'm sure that didn't amuse the Pittsburgh Steelers or their fans, because the Steelers could have made the playoffs if the Chiefs had won. But Reid has to worry about his own team first, not the playoff fate of others. And Reid has done this before in Philadelphia -- resting his troops in a meaningless game before the playoffs -- and he obviously swears by it. On the pro side of the rest-or-not-rest ledger is that several Chiefs players coming back from injury, most notably Justin Houston and Branden Albert, got another week to heal without the risk of getting re-injured. Having a healthy Houston back on defense in the first round against Indianapolis will give the Chiefs a touch of nastiness again, especially in their pass rush, and that element has been sor...
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