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This is how Patrick Mahomes approached the bosses after the Kareem Hunt scandal Yahoo! Sports (Terez Paylor)
Hours before the Kansas City Chiefs' move to Oakland on Saturday, coach Andy Reid stood in front of the entire squad ̵1; over 50 men – in a briefing room at the team's practice area and delivered a message.
The bosses always meet as a team on Saturday before a Sunday game, often so Reid can score a few final points. The circumstances in which the team was then – a stroke in the epicenter of the controversy surrounding its former ex-star Kareem Hunt – were anything but ordinary, so that a player felt compelled to also address the team
This player was the quarterback Patrick Mahomes.
Criticism: Patrick Mahomes may have had the best season for an NFL quarterback SB Nation
Now, Mahomes has 41 touchdowns – nine more than luck and 11 more than Brees. When the Los Angeles Chargers breathe the neck of the Chiefs at AFC West, you can expect Mahomes to maintain the pedal for the last four games of the season. This means that Mahomes will likely become the third quarterback to overshadow 50 touchdowns in a single season.
The defense of Ravens No. 1 is thrilled to face the NFL's top offense in Kansas City. BaltimoreRavens.com
The Ravens, however, have something to do with the NFL's # 1 hatchet Defense is. It's number 1 vs. No. 1.
Baltimore had just condemned the powerful Atlanta Falcons to 131 yards during a 26-16 victory on Sunday. Playing the Chiefs (10-2) sets the challenge for Baltimore's defense to another level that Eric Weddle embraces for safety's sake.
Drew Brees continues to lead NFL's Pro Bowl vote
When the fan voting reaches its final week, New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees leads all players in the vote for Verizon with 950,818 votes featured Pro9299 Pro Bowl.
Kansas City quarterback, Patrick Mahomes (884,888 votes) second, while Los Angeles returns Rams Todd Gurley (747,516 votes), New York Giants rookie Saquon Barkley (718,108 votes) and Pittsburgh James Conner (664,897 votes) round out the first five places.
Baltimore Ravens & # 39; s; Lamar Jackson on Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes: He's & # 39; great & # 39; | Penn Live
"He's a great quarterback," Jackson said about Mahomes. "I was with him at Steven Clarkson Camp. I saw him throwing and stuff. He was a great quarterback.
Lamar Jackson's Next Challenge: Protect the Football | BaltimoreRavens.com
The Chiefs fought for the defense; They are ranked 31 of the allowed yards, spending the most yards per carry in the NFL and most yards per game. But Kansas City is in the top 10 of sales, and they can come up with quarterbacks with the Pass Rushers Justin Houston and Dee Ford.
Not only Jackson has to focus on the safety of the balls. Kenneth Dixon ran back into Atlanta, and Jackson and Gus Edwards had some botched handoffs.
Chiefs run back Spencer Ware: My film is my CV Kansas City Star
In his 17 career starts for the Chiefs, the former LSU star has always been a fixture in the passing game as a receiver. He had at least one catch in 16 of these games and two or more in eleven others, including his seven-meter-high and 129-meter performance, which was played against the Chargers at the start of the 2016 season.
2018 NFL MVP Watch: The race gets hot as Patrick Mahomes replaces Drew Brees as a unanimous decision CBS Sports
After the unanimous decision of CBS Sports for MVP in our last two ballots was completed, the Saints quarterback became Chiefs Quarterback Patrick Mahomes overtakes, who has suddenly replaced Brees as a unanimous decision. At the beginning of the 14th week, all five of our NFL authors placed here on CBS Sports Mahomes on the MVP ballots and placed in Brees in second place. This is just the opposite of the past two weeks when Brees won all the votes for first place and Mahomes received every second place vote. This is still a two-man race, but when it looked like the order would not reverse, the 13th week passed.
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Lamar Jackson has the Ravens in the role and he will not step aside when Joe Flacco returns Washington Post
The move to Jackson was forcibly made due to injury to Flacco. But the Ravens were 4-5 with Flacco, who had a modest pass rate of 84.2.
Emmanuel Sanders rips Achilles into Broncos practice NFL
Broncos Wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders suffered a torn Achilles tendon during training on Wednesday, NFL Network insider Ian Rapoport reported. ESPN first reported the development.
"It did not look good," Broncos coach Vance Joseph told reporters after training. Joseph would not confirm the nature of the injury, but said that Sanders should perform an MRI. Joseph said Sanders felt painful in his "heel area" last week, but felt better Wednesday before Wednesday.
Donald and Mack: $ 177 Million and Every (Guaranteed) Penny Worth ESPN
Donald and Mack have paid off each of their colossal deals and raised the defense for two of the best NFC teams and Super Bowl contenders. As they share a big match on week 14 on Sunday night, it explains how special each player was this season.
Mitch Trubisky is confident that he is in favor of Bears Vs. Rams | will play NFL
"I do. I just have to show coaches, "Trubisky told Stacey Dales of NFL Network on Wednesday. "I am confident that I am ready to go."
In his previous statement, Matt Nagy would not say clearly that his quarterback would return after two games with a shoulder injury, but sounded optimistic. The coach only wanted to see his starter first on the training field.
NFLs biggest busts of the season 2018 | Bleacher Report
These are pleasant surprises, but not all the unexpected runs of 2018 were positive. We are here to investigate busts for a few weeks. We do not necessarily say that these players are terrible, but they did not live up to their high expectations – whether through design, voluntariness or return to injury.
Bears Mitchell Trubisky, Rams & # 39; Jared Goff & # 39; good friends & # 39; while living in low season Sporting News
Jared Goff and Mitchell Trubisky lived together throughout the summer as they trained with the same quarterback coach. Now they each lead a team at the top of their respective divisions.
"It was fun," Trubisky told 247Sports. "It was a good time, we just relaxed out in the off-season, a little bit of training, I had to meet him, we're pretty close, good friends, he's a great guy, we pushed each other off in the off-season.
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Chiefs can secure a playoff spot this weekend.
Somewhere in the Cloud of News around the Kansas City Chiefs (19459003) is this one Week a football match and an important match when it comes to the NFL season 2018.
With a win or draw against the Baltimore Ravens at Arrowhead Stadium Chiefs, at 11: 2 [ Wednesday's report against Ravens: Sammy Watkins returns while the key player for Ravens turns up
Wednesday, albeit limited, Berry's limited capacity last week before he became questionable for the game against the Oakland Raiders and then completely missed the game. It remains to be seen if he will attend his first full regular season exercise this week.
After last week's exercise was missed the broad receiver Sammy Watkins returned Chiefs on Wednesday.
Three possible backers who could replace Kareem Hunt from next year's draft
. At of this episode of the AP Laboratory we discussed the offseason plans for Kareem Hunt .
We all agreed that no significant investment in a free agent is something we are particularly interested in. Sorry about the Le & Veon Bell fans out there. I just do not see it.
Craig, Matt, and I each wrote something about a returning project that we're interested in.
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