2017 SeasonAll times ET

2017 Schedule
3-0, 1st in AFC West
Stats & Info

Alex Smith keeps it short and sweet

Smith threw 18 of his 21 passes for five or fewer yards downfield Sunday, completing 14 of 18 for 108 yards and a touchdown in the Chiefs' 24-10 win over the Chargers.

Stats & Info

Kareem Hunt leads the way (again)

Hunt rushed for 172 yards on Sunday, including a 69-yard TD run that put the Chiefs up by 14 late in the game. The rookie is the first player in NFL history to record a 50-plus-yard touchdown in each of his first three career NFL games. (Elias Sports Bureau)

Hunt's historical rookie season continues (0:41)
Smith upset by President Donald Trump's comments (0:51)
Chiefs continue to own Rivers (0:54)
Chiefs showed big-play defense is back (0:42)

Adam Teicher ESPN Staff Writer 

The Chiefs showed their big-play defense is back in win over Chargers.

Adam Teicher ESPN Staff Writer 

Chiefs QB Alex Smith on President Trump's statement critical of National anthem protestors: "I find that very alarming… This is the same guy who couldn't condemn violent neo-Nazis but he's condemning guys that are taking a knee during the national anthem."

ESPN Stats and Information  

Per the Elias Sports Bureau, Kareem Hunt is the first player in NFL history to have a 50+ yard touchdown of any kind in each of his first 3 career games.

Adam Teicher ESPN Staff Writer 

The Chiefs' Marcus Peters shut off questions and ended the interview after the game when he was asked about his national anthem protest.

Hunt delivers again in Chiefs' win (0:45)

Smith, Chiefs start quick, beat Chargers 24-10 to go 3-0

Alex Smith threw two touchdown passes in the first 9 1/2 minutes, Terrance Mitchell had two interceptions and rookie Kareem Hunt scored on a 69-yard run to seal the Kansas City Chiefs' 24-10 victory over the Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday.

Adam Teicher ESPN Staff Writer 

Kareem Hunt was due. He had a touchdown of 50 yards or more in each of the Chiefs first two games but hadn't had one Sunday at the 2-minute mark. He got one on a 69-yard run with 1:49 left to ice the Chiefs 24-10 win over the Chargers.

Rivers throws 3 INTs in first half vs. Chiefs (0:36)

Matt Bowen ESPN Staff Writer 

Kareem Hunt continues to rack up massive numbers in Andy Reid's offense. Hunt rushed for 172 yards today versus the Chargers (on 17 carries) and ripped off a 69 yard score on a cutback run. Legit talent.

Hunt ices game with 69-yard score (0:34)

Tristan H. Cockcroft ESPN Senior Writer 

Kareem Hunt has joined Marcus Allen (1982 Weeks 1-3) as the only players since 1950 to manage at least 25 PPR fantasy points in each of their first three NFL games.

Adam Teicher ESPN Staff Writer 

The Chiefs didn't get the interception but credit Marcus Peters with a great play anyway. He came from the other side of the field to deflect a pass that safety Daniel Sorensen couldn't quite handle. The play was initially ruled an interception but overturned on review..

Players kneel, link arms in Los Angeles (0:15)

Adam Teicher ESPN Staff Writer 

For the Chiefs, LB Dee Ford is questionable to return to the game because of a hip injury.

Smith finds Hill in stride for TD (0:22)

Adam Teicher ESPN Staff Writer 

The Chiefs can't feel they've used their three interceptions of Philip Rivers to full advantage. They're scored their two touchdowns and one field after those interceptions, but were ahead only a touchdown at halftime. They've allowed the Chargers more than 200 yards.

Adam Teicher ESPN Staff Writer 

Marcus Peters is still upset during the timeout

Adam Teicher ESPN Staff Writer 

Coach Andy Reid and Justin Houston and Ron Parker tried to calm Marcus Peters after back to back penalties, one for defensive holding and the other for unsportsmanlike conduct after he said something to an official.

2017 Draft Picks

1(10)Patrick MahomesQBTexas Tech
2(27)Tanoh KpassagnonDEVillanova
3(22)Kareem HuntRBToledo
4(33)Jehu ChessonWRMichigan
5(40)Ukeme EligweILBGeorgia Southern
6(35)Leon McQuay IIISUSC

Team Stats

Passing Yards235.315th
Rushing Yards162.01st
Points For31.03rd
Points Against19.07th