The loss was the Chiefs’ fourth in their last five games. After sprinting out to the top of the AFC, Kansas City is now staring up at the opportunity to skip the first round of this year’s playoffs — and if the Chiefs can’t get this fixed, they could slip right out of contention altogether.
On Sunday, the Ravens did something no team has done since You were Time Magazine’s Person of the Year: They shut out the Packers at Lambeau.
Yeah yeah, Aaron Rodgers is injured right now, and the Packers’ running back situation is a big shrug emoji, but that’s still impressive, especially since it’s the third time Baltimore has blanked an opponent this season.
This space is intended for a list of key players, not including those who have been moved to injured reserve status, who are officially listed as “out” for the upcoming game.
Jordan Reed, TE, Washington Redskins, hamstring: This will be Reed’s sixth consecutive missed game as a result of the hamstring strain he suffered in Week 8. The team still has no plans to place him on injured reserve, according to coach Jay Gruden.
Colts coach Chuck Pagano said he isn’t letting the uncertainty of his job status weigh him down, despite it being the third straight year that he’ll head into the offseason not knowing his future.
A Stanton deal has been tougher.
The Marlins had the parameters of trades with both the Giants and Cardinals, but both clubs said Friday that Stanton refused to waive his no-trade clause for them.
“Our agreement with the Marlins to acquire Giancarlo Stanton subject to his waiving of the no-trade clause will not move forward and it is our understanding that the Marlins and Stanton are exploring other options,” the Giants said in a release.