Tyreek Hill had yet another breakout game Thursday, helping the Chiefs to a big win over the Raiders. NFL Media's Jeffri Chadiha explains how the rookie is quickly becoming the Chiefs' best weapon.
The Kansas City Chiefs won the battle for supremacy in the AFC West with a 21-13 victory over the first-place Oakland Raiders. "This is a big, big rivalry and we knew it was going to come down to the end like this," said Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith. In chilly conditions that featured temperatures
Derek Carr and the Raiders experienced an ugly truth Thursday night: they aren't the darlings of the AFC West. Gregg Rosenthal examines what went wrong for Oakland on a frigid night at Arrowhead.
With five minutes remaining in the first half of Thursday's game, the Kansas City Chiefs appeared to be rolling to a rousing victory over the rival Oakland Raiders with first place in the AFC West hanging in the balance in a crucial battle. Linebacker Derrick Johnson went down at that point, slamming
The AFC West standings say the Oakland Raiders and Kansas City Chiefs are tied at 10-3, but Kansas City seized control of the division Thursday with a 21-13 victory at Arrowhead Stadium...
The Denver Broncos find themselves in catch-up mode in the mighty AFC West, and time is starting to run out for the defending Super Bowl champs to gain ground on Oakland and Kansas City. ''We understand this stretch, where we're at and how well we're going to have to play, but we'
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Tyreek Hill had touchdowns receiving and on a punt return, Kansas City's defense made life miserable for Oakland quarterback Derek Carr, and the Chiefs beat the Raiders 21-13 on a frigid Thursday night to take control of the AFC West.
Derek Carr completed just 17 of 41 passes as the Raiders squandered a solid defensive effort and fell into a tie with the Chiefs atop the AFC West.
The Chiefs moved into first place in the AFC West with a 21-13 win over the Raiders Thursday night. Both teams are 10-3, but Kansas City holds the tiebreaker after sweeping the season series.
The Raiders are 10-2 and leading the AFC West, one of the surprise teams in the NFL, while the Chiefs are 9-3, with a win over Oakland already in their pocket. ''I don't know if you can lump them together,'' Smith said.
The slate in Week 14 starts with a bang as the rarely relevant Thursday Night Football game kicks off the week with the Oakland Raiders and Kansas City Chiefs vying for first place in the AFC West...
Week 14 boasts matchups with profound playoff implications, beginning with the Chiefs and Raiders battling Thursday for the top spot in the AFC West.
Top spot in the AFC West will be on the line Thursday night as the Oakland Raiders travel to Kansas City to battle the Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium...
By just about any measure, Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce had as good of an offseason as anyone. Kelce had eight catches for a career-best 140 yards in Sunday's win over Atlanta, which allowed Kansas City to remain a game behind Oakland in the AFC West. It was the former third-round pick's third
The NFL 's Week 14 features a slate of juicy matchups , beginning on Thursday Night Football as the Kansas City Chiefs host the Oakland Raiders in a battle for AFC West supremacy...
Having a short week of preparation for the Raiders in a crucial game for AFC West and playoff stakes has the Chiefs supercharging their preparation.
The AFC is generally conceded to be ruled by the New England Patriots, but the AFC West has not gotten that memo. The Oakland Raiders are in first place in the division with a 10-2 record, and that matches the Patriots' record in the AFC East...
The Raiders are in complete command of the AFC West, two games ahead of the 8-4 Chiefs, three ahead of the 7-5 Broncos, who are scrambling just to earn a Wild Card bid. The Steelers sit all alone atop the AFC North...
The Oakland Raiders will have little time to prepare for their biggest game in 14 years. The Raiders (10-2) didn't get much of a chance to savor their sixth straight victory before turning their attention Monday to an AFC West showdown against the Chiefs (9-3) on Thursday night in Kansas City.
As the Raiders and Chiefs prepare to square off Thursday, it's worth noting there's a chance the AFC West could end up being the league's best division since 2002. Here are Week 13's lessons.
After their 29-28 win over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday, the Kansas City Chiefs stand at 9-3 on the season, one game behind the surprising Oakland Raiders in the AFC West and a game ahead of the defending Super Bowl champion Denver Broncos...
The Raiders looked flat and disinterested Sunday before they shook it off, and shook off the Bills. Now they look ahead to a big AFC West matchup.
The Kansas City Chiefs beat the first-place Atlanta Falcons to add even more shine to their upcoming battle for first place in the AFC West. A big game against the Raiders is coming in only four days, but for Eric Berry it will be tough to top the big-game feel of the Chiefs' 29-28 win over the
A low-scoring, defensive affair turned out in favor of the Denver Broncos, which triumphed over the Jacksonville Jaguars 20-10 to stay in the thick of the AFC West race. Here's what we learned.
It's pretty common for quarterbacks to buy gifts for their offensive linemen (or, in the case of Tom Brady, to get Uggs for every New England Patriots teammate), and more and more often we're seeing opposing players exchange jerseys after a game. Via Denver Post Broncos writer Nicki Jhabvala, Miller
Denver Broncos pass-rusher Von Miller makes life miserable for the opposition on a regular basis, but the reigning Super Bowl MVP spread some holiday cheer by gifting every AFC West player a bottle of wine...
The Atlanta Falcons are one game ahead of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the NFC South. The Kansas City Chiefs' dramatic overtime win over the Denver Broncos puts them one game behind the Oakland Raiders in the AFC West. The Falcons have had a great year on offense, as one of three NFL teams averaging
The Kansas City Chiefs, in pursuit of their fifth straight road victory, try to keep the heat on in the AFC West as they take on the NFC South-leading Atlanta Falcons.
Reggie McKenzie took a methodical approach to rebuilding the Oakland Raiders when he was hired as general manager in 2012. McKenzie's Raiders are off to a 9-2 start this season and stand in first place in the AFC West and tied for the top record in the conference with New England. Oakland is assured
The Kansas City Chiefs' crazy win on Sunday night will have a significant impact on the playoff picture the rest of the season. Colin Kaepernick has played pretty well over the last four weeks, and was good on Sunday.
The Kansas City Chiefs' ever-so-close victory against the Denver Broncos dropped last season's Super Bowl champions to third place in the AFC West and out of playoff position. The Miami Dolphins currently hold a wild-card spot in the standings thanks to a six-game winning streak and one more conference
Sunday's loss to the Chiefs dropped the Broncos to third place in the AFC West and into a crowded wild-card field. Winning out may be the only way in.
The Chiefs stunned the Broncos in overtime on Monday night, staying in the thick of the AFC West race. Michael Silver looks into how K.C. is quietly putting together another playoff run.
The AFC West is a heavyweight battle, and the head-to-head games between the contenders will likely serve as the decisive blows...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Chiefs wide receiver Jeremy Maclin will miss his third consecutive game when Kansas City visits the Denver Broncos for a pivotal AFC West showdown Sunday night.
Who would have thought that a game between the 7-3 Kansas City Chiefs and 7-3 Denver Broncos is probably for second place in the AFC West? The Oakland Raiders lead the AFC West by a game, at 8-2, although they face a tricky game this week against the Carolina Panthers. The AFC West is loaded.
The AFC West has become the NFL 's best division in 2016. Three of the division's four teams sit at 7-3 or better...
NBC was facing an awful Sunday night game between the Patriots and Jets before the NFL stepped in and flexed the Chiefs-Broncos AFC West matchup to prime time. Both teams enter the game in Denver at 7-3. The Broncos, coming off a bye, had won seven in a row in the series that dates back to when the
Alex Smith was the darling of Kansas City just a few weeks ago, when the quarterback who seems to never make any major mistakes had the Chiefs rolling to the top of the AFC West. Smith has struggled in his two games back from a head injury sustained in Indianapolis, including a lousy performance last
The Raiders are now in sole possession of first place in the AFC West after a controversial 27-20 win over the Texans
The Kansas City Chiefs felt on top of the world a week ago, when they were coming off a narrow win at Carolina - mostly because they were suddenly on top of the AFC West. The Chiefs settled for a chip-shot field goal by Cairo Santos on their first trip, then Alex Smith threw an interception that spoiled
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