Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/18/14
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The head coach of the AFC West-leading Denver Broncos knew his team would not have a leisurely afternoon Sunday at Arrowhead Stadium. "When you've done this as long as I have, 24 years worth, you know they're always tough," John Fox said after his Broncos earned a 17-9 victory over the struggling Kansas City Chiefs. "We talked about that all week. We watched the tape, and we knew they were a talented defense. They played us tough, and we expected it." The Broncos (8-3) got what they expected: a tough game and a victory. The Chiefs (1-10) played their best defensive game in many weeks as they kept Denver quarterback Peyton Manning off his mark, sacking him twice, hitting him on six other throws and grabbing an interception. The Broncos came in with a five-game winning streak in which they averaged 30 points per game, but none of that high-powered offensive play was visible Sunday. Denver's 17 points were enough against an ...
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