The Chiefs sustained their first loss of the season Sunday, to the Steelers, because of questionable choices and interesting clock management by coach Andy Reid.
However, one play that has stood out took place early in the fourth quarter, when the Chiefs were down 12-3 and Reid decided on fourth-and-2 at the Pittsburgh 4 to go for a touchdown, not a field goal.
It backfired. Instead of taking the three points and putting Kansas City within a score of the Steelers, the Chiefs got nothing.
But this is a team game, it’s the ultimate team game, and we need to be better. We need to be better with the 11 players we have, with the phase that we’re in, and ultimately that’s my responsibility.
Limited Jamaal Williams Jersey Brett Hundley is my quarterback, Joe Callahan is the backup, that is the direction we’re going, that is the focus and that’s where we are as a football team.
But wide receiver Jordy Nelson helped illustrate how difficult it will be for the Packers without Rodgers, underlining the importance of a player regarded as one of the best quarterbacks of all time.
Asked what Rodgers means to the Packers, Nelson replied: Everything. He’s our leader, he’s our quarterback. Great person on and off the field, great guy in the locker room, old guys, young guys, best quarterback in the game.
Alex Smith Kids Jersey Next up for Hundley and the Packers are the resurgent New Orleans Saints (3-2).