Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 9/24/12
Coming into this game, the New Orleans Saints were favored at home despite going win-less on the season.This is because the Kansas City Chiefs have had an abysmal start to the season, failing to protect Matt Cassel in either of the first two games, and most recently losing to the Buffalo Bills in a blowout. Throughout more than 50 percent of the game, the Saints looked like the superior squad. Here is a look at the players who helped the Chiefs hurt the Saints, when the Chiefs came back from an 18-point deficit to defeat the Saints on the road in overtime.With 5 minutes and 32 seconds remaining in the 3rd quarter, the Chiefs’ hopes for a win against the vaunted Saints looked bleak. The Chiefs were starting their drive from the 9 yard line, having committed three turnovers in their 12 most recent offensive plays. Jamaal Charles took the hand-off from Matt Cassel 4 yards deep in the backfield, and accelerated into a feverishly fast franchise records 91 yard scamper to pay-dirt.Jamaal ...
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