Team Grades: Kansas City Sacks San Diego's Playoff HopesOn Sunday in Kansas City the Chargers were simply outplayed by a Chiefs team that was also playing for its playoff life. With their 19-7 win and season sweep of the Bolts, Kansas City eliminated the Chargers and claimed second place in the AFC West outright. That is probably little relief, however, as the Chiefs will also be in for a long off-season.
Who Will Join The Pats, Broncos, Colts, Bengals And Steelers?Going into Sunday's second meeting of the season between the long-time AFL rivals (Kansas City won earlier this season 23-20), the stakes could not be any higher.
Opponent Profile: Chargers, Chiefs To Battle For Playoff SpotAfter a wild come-from-behind 38-35 overtime win in San Francisco this past Saturday evening, the Chargers will look to lock up the final AFC playoff spot this Sunday when they travel to Arrowhead Stadium to battle division rival Kansas City.
Team Grades: Chiefs Boot Chargers' Five-Game Win StreakAfter rattling off a five-game winning streak, the San Diego Chargers watched the AFC West rival Kansas City Chiefs come into town and escape with a 23-20 win on a late fourth quarter field goal.
Weddle Continues To Put Charge In DefenseThe Pro Bowl free safety continues to roam the secondary for a team that currently sits atop the AFC West at 5-1, preparing for this Sunday's home encounter with the rival Kansas City Chiefs.
Snake-bit Chiefs Fall Short As Defense Fails Repeatedly In Second-half CollapseThe Kansas City Chiefs lost an eighth-straight postseason game on Saturday, losing 45-44 to the Indianapolis Colts after holding a 28-point lead in the third quarter.
AFC Update: Injuries Pile Up During Week 2 Of NFL PreseasonThis week saw an increase in preseason intensity. Starters played longer, and the injury totals spiked yet again. Here's the scoop from all around the AFC...
AFC Update: NFL Preseason Is In Full SwingTeams played their first preseason game this week, offering coaches and GMs their first glimpse of the strengths and weakness of their roster.
AFC Update: Hall Of Fame Game Opens NFL PreseasonWith Hall of Fame Weekend having enshrined the game's former greats, and the very first preseason game of the year completed, here is the latest news from around the AFC
AFC Update: Roster Struggles Loom Ahead Of NFL PreseasonWith July winding down, and the inaugural preseason game just one Sunday away, here's a look at the latest events and goings on in around the AFC...
AFC Update: Training Camps Open, Teams Prepare For NFL SeasonThe country finds itself in the midst of seemingly unrelenting heat. With fantasy drafts beginning to also heat up, here's the latest news from around the AFC...
AFC Update: Arrests And Legal Issues Continue Across NFLWith the first preseason game just a few Sundays away, here's a brief recap of the events occurring around the AFC.