NFL round-up: Mahomes magic leads Chiefs past Brady’s Buccaneers
Patrick Mahomes tossed for 462 yards and three scores to defeat Tom Brady and lead the Kansas City Chiefs to a 27-24 triumph over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday.
Tyreek Hill scored on gatherings of 75, 44 and 20 yards, reverse somersaulting into the end zone on his second TD, and getting done with 13 gets for 269 yards the last an eight-yard get on third-and-7 to offer Mahomes a chance to run out the clock
The Chiefs (10-1) won their 6th consecutive game and secured their seventh 10-win season in eight years under mentor Andy Reid. The dominant Super Bowl champions improved to 6-0 out and about and have won nine straight away from home returning to a year ago
Brady was 27 of 41 for 345 yards, three scores and a couple of second-half interferences in tumbling to 2-2 of every four vocation gatherings against Mahomes, who fabricated a mid 17-0 lead and furthermore had the Chiefs up by 17 entering the final quarter.
The Bucs made it close, with Brady tossing TD passes of 31 and seven yards to Mike Evans, the last managing Tampa Bay’s shortfall to 27-24 with 4:10 leftover. The Bucs never got the show on the road back.
New Orleans Saints 31-3 Denver Broncos
Taysom Hill’s two score runs drove the New Orleans Saints to a 31-3 success over the Denver Broncos, who were pushed into a quarterback issue when their passers neglected to wear covers as commanded by the NFL’s Covid-19 conventions.
In a granulate it-out slugfest that took after master football’s initial days, the Saints (9-2) won their subsequent straight game with Hill subbing for the harmed Drew Brees. Slope wasn’t close to as sharp as seven days sooner against the Falcons, when he finished 18 of 23 passes for 233 yards and a 108.9 passer rating. This time, he was nine of 16 for 78 yards, no scores, a capture attempt and an insignificant passer rating of 43.2. He likewise ran multiple times for 44 yards. Mustangs QB Kendall Hinton, a newbie recipient and previous Wake Forest quarterback from their training crew, had a justifiably unstable NFL debut, going one for 9 for 13 yards, no scores and two captures.
San Francisco 49ers 23-20 Los Angeles Rams
Robbie Gould made a 42-yard field objective as time lapsed, and the San Francisco 49ers snapped their three-game losing streak with a 23-20 triumph over the Los Angeles Rams, clearing their season arrangement for the second consecutive year.
Scratch Mullens passed for 253 yards and drove two late scoring drives in his first triumph as a starter since September for the safeguarding NFC champion Niners (5-6), who fed their glinting season finisher trusts and turned into the principal group to beat the Rams (7-4) at the new SoFi Stadium.
Las Vegas Raiders 6-43 Atlanta Falcons
Deion Jones restored a capture 67 yards for a score, Matt Ryan tossed a couple of short scoring passes, and the Atlanta Falcons altogether ruled Derek Carr and the blundering Las Vegas Raiders.
The Raiders (6-5) lost their second straight and looked a lot of like an actor in the AFC season finisher race, delivering a slow, botch filled execution against an Atlanta group that is playing out the season under an interval mentor.
ames White scrambled for two scores for the Patriots (5-6), who procured seventh triumph in their previous eight gatherings with the Cardinals. It was the second time this month that Folk hit a very late match dominating field objective. His 51-yarder beat the New York Jets 30-27 recently. Arizona (6-5) haven’t beaten New England since 2012.
Cam Newton battled, completing nine of 18 for 84 yards and two captures. New England dominated the match in spite of getting done with 179 yards by exploiting Cardinals botches. Yet, New England’s protection was strong, holding Arizona’s highest level offense, which entered the game averaging 414 yards, to 298 yards. Kenyan Drake scrambled for 78 yards and two scores for Arizona.
Los Angeles Chargers 17-27 Buffalo Bills
Tre’Davious White’s final quarter interference set up Tyler Bass’ 43-yard field objective, helping the Buffalo Bills hold off the Los Angeles Chargers.
Josh Allen tossed for a score and ran for another score for the AFC East-driving Bills (8-3), who held tight after almost blowing a 18-point second from last quarter lead. Collector Cole Beasley likewise finished a score pass. Bison turned the ball over on three successive belongings, however the guard restricted Los Angeles to Michael Badgley’s 27-yard field objective during the key stretch.
Cleveland Browns 27-25 Jacksonville Jaguars
Cook Mayfield exploited his best game-day climate in a month, tossing two score passes in Cleveland’s 27-25 triumph against Jacksonville on Sunday that kept the Browns solidly in the AFC season finisher picture.
Mayfield associated with Jarvis Landry and Austin Hooper for scores, finishing a three-game dry spell without a passing TD. Mayfield’s most noticeably awful failure to discharge was almost expensive. He tossed behind Kareem Hunt in the level on a third-and-one play late, and Hunt neglected to get the first down on the resulting down. Browns mentor Kevin Stefanski most likely ought to have kicked the field objective and gone up two scores.
All things considered, Jacksonville wound up with an opportunity to tie. James Robinson’s four-yard run made it 27-25. That is on the grounds that Jaguars mentor Doug Marrone took an additional point off the board in the second from last quarter and endeavored a two-point change following an offside punishment. Mike Glennon, making his first beginning in over three years, ousted Keelan Cole on that one. Glennon bombed again late for a transformation as his toss cruised out of the end zone.
Tennessee Titans 45-26 Indianapolis Colts
Derrick Henry conveyed the Tennessee Titans into the AFC South lead. Presently the safeguarding hurrying hero needs to complete the employment with a division title and another profound season finisher run.
Henry battered the NFL’s second-stingiest protection for 140 yards and three scores in the principal half, gotten done with 178 yards and driven the Titans to a urgent 45-26 defeat at Indianapolis. The success gives Tennessee (8-3) sole ownership of the division lead, a split in the two-game season arrangement and a tie-breaking edge dependent on momentum division records of the groups. Henry additionally cushioned his lead as he pursues a subsequent straight surging crown.
New York Giants 19-17 Cincinnati Bengals
The New York Giants lost beginning quarterback Daniel Jones to a hamstring injury in the subsequent half, however they created enough offense to beat the Cincinnati Bengals.
Wayne Gallman Jr. ran for a two-yard score on fourth-and-objective in the principal quarter, and Graham Gano got back from the Covid-19 rundown to kick four field objectives as the Giants (4-7) moved into a bind with Washington for the lead position in the woeful NFC East.
Miami Dolphins 20-3 New York Jets
Ryan Fitzpatrick tossed two score passes while beginning instead of the harmed Tua Tagovailoa and the Miami Dolphins kept the New York Jets winless with a 20-3 triumph.
Tagovailoa was idle with a left thumb injury, so Fitzpatrick stepped in against one of his numerous previous groups. He didn’t have to do a lot against the modest Jets.
The veteran quarterback was 24 of 39 for 257 yards with TD tosses to tight closures Mike Gesicki and Adam Shaheen, helping the Dolphins (7-4) bob back in the wake of having a five-game series of wins end a week ago.
Carolina Panthers 27–28 Minnesota Vikings
Chad Beebe got a 10-yard score pass with 46 seconds left for Minnesota soon after he blundered a punt that let Carolina cushion their lead. At that point Joey Slye missed a 54-yard field objective attempt with one second leftover that safeguarded a 28-27 triumph by the Vikings over the Panthers.
Kirk Cousins went 34 for 45 for 307 yards and three scores for the Vikings (5-6), hitting Justin Jefferson his subsequent score get with 5:38 to go and discovering Beebe for the champ to intersperse a seven-play, 75-yard drive that took 65 seconds.