Oakland vs Kansas City Recap - Raiders Win 16-13
|Oakland vs Kansas City Recap - Raiders Win 16-13|
The Raiders grabbed a Week 16 victory over the Chiefs on Saturday, winning 16-13 at Arrowhead Stadium.
Oakland was an underdog by 2.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 42.5.
Carson Palmer completed 16 of 26 pass attempts for 237 yards and 1 TD for the Raiders in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Chiefs defense.
Jackie Battle rushed for 56 yards for Kansas City, while Thomas Jones added 51 yards. Kyle Orton threw for 300 yards for the Chiefs, while receivers Dexter McCluster and Dwayne Bowe had 89 and 80 yards respectively.
Oakland was outgained by Kansas City 435-308 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 26-13 by the Chiefs.
Oakland lost the time of possession battle 32:39/29:34, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Oakland looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Chargers. The Chiefs will aim to get back on the winning track at Denver.