Chiefs Down Dallas 17-16 - Match Report
|Chiefs Down Dallas 17-16 - Match Report|
Kansas City got 2 scoring strikes from Alex Smith en route to a 17-16 victory over Dallas on Sunday in Week 2 action at Arrowhead Stadium.
The Chiefs won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 3-point spread. UNDER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an UNDER play.
Alex Smith rushed for 57 yards, while Jamaal Charles added 55 yards in the win. Dwayne Bowe and Jamaal Charles added 56 and 48 receiving yards respectively.
DeMarco Murray rushed for 25 yards for Dallas, while Lance Dunbar added 12 yards. Tony Romo threw for 298 yards for the Cowboys, while receivers Dez Bryant and DeMarco Murray had 141 and 49 yards respectively.
Kansas City was outgained by Dallas 318-313 yards in Sunday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-19 by the Cowboys.
Kansas City lost the time of possession battle 31:47/28:13, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Kansas City takes its act on the road to face Philadelphia looking for another win. For Dallas, they head home to face St. Louis.