Kansas City Falls 27-17 to Broncos - Recap
|Kansas City Falls 27-17 to Broncos - Recap|
Peyton Manning sliced and diced the Chiefs defense for 323 yards and 1 TD as Denver handed Kansas City a 27-17 defeat on Sunday at Sports Authority Field at Mile High.
Denver was the ATS victor, as they covered the 7.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 49.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Knowshon Moreno rushed for 79 yards, while Montee Ball added 25 yards in the win. Demaryius Thomas and Wes Welker added 121 and 72 receiving yards respectively.
Jamaal Charles rushed for 78 yards for Kansas City, while Alex Smith added 52 yards. Alex Smith threw for 230 yards for the Chiefs, while receivers Dwayne Bowe and Dexter McCluster had 57 and 53 yards respectively.
Denver lost the time of possession battle 30:07/29:53, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Denver takes its act on the road to face New England looking for another win. For Kansas City, they head home to face San Diego.