Kansas City Defeats Oakland 28-0 - Recap
The battle between the Chiefs and Raiders didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Oakland was handed a 28-0 defeat on Sunday at O.co Coliseum.
Kansas City was an underdog by 3.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 41.5.
Matt Cassel completed 15 of 30 pass attempts for 161 yards and 0 TDs for the Chiefs in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Raiders defense.
Michael Bush rushed for 99 yards for Oakland, while Kyle Boller added 29 yards. Carson Palmer threw for 116 yards for the Raiders, while receivers Darrius Heyward-Bey and Taiwan Jones had 89 and 30 yards respectively.
Oakland outgained Kansas City 322-300 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 22-18 by the Chiefs.
The time of possession battle favored Kansas City as their offense was on the field for 33:37, longer than the 26:23 of their opponents.
Kansas City looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Chargers. The Raiders will aim to get back on the winning track vs Denver.