1:00 PM ET, December 5, 2010
Arrowhead Stadium, Kansas City, MO
Charles In Charge
Jamaal Charles is on pace to trail only Jim Brown for the highest yards-per-carry average with a minimum of 180 attempts in NFL history.
|* - Through Sunday's game
-- Source: ESPN Stats and Information
The Broncos had only one first down in the third quarter. ... Moreno's 23-yard run in the fourth quarter was Denver's first 20-plus run by a running back this year. ... Since their lopsided loss in Denver, the Chiefs are 3-0; the Broncos are 0-3.
Team Stat Comparison
Passing 1st downs
Rushing 1st downs
1st downs from penalties
3rd down efficiency
4th down efficiency
|Yards per play||4.5||5.0|
Yards per pass
Yards per rush
|Red Zone (Made-Att)||0-1||1-2|
|Defensive / Special Teams TDs||0||0|
|TD||1:23||Leonard Pope 2 Yard Pass From Matt Cassel (Ryan Succop Kick is Good)|
Drive info: 11 plays, 70 yds, 6:29
|FG||1:22||Matt Prater 25 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 12 plays, 85 yds, 5:20
|FG||0:07||Ryan Succop 47 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 8 plays, 44 yds, 1:16
|FG||13:47||Matt Prater 41 Yard Field Goal is Good|
Drive info: 8 plays, 44 yds, 2:42
Entering Week 13, the Chiefs' Jamaal Charles led the NFL in yards per carry (8.95) on stretch runs to the sidelines this season. (minimum 25 rushes) Sunday against the Broncos, Charles again had success stretching the field on nine sideline rushes for 61 yards and four of his six first downs in the game.
The Chiefs entered Week 13 with 30 rush attempts using the pitch, good for the NFL lead. The Chiefs extended that lead by pitching the ball on eight rushes for 41 yards against the Broncos this week. It was the highest number of times the Chiefs have rushed with a pitch in any game this season.
Jamaal Charles leads the NFL in yards per attempt at 6.2 this season. Only three players in NFL history have averaged 6.0 yards per carry in a season with 180 attempts. Right now, Charles would be 2nd on this list.[+]
The Chiefs are the only team to win 2 games this season while scoring 13 or fewer points.
Knowshon Moreno is the only player to rush for 100 yards against the Chiefs this season. He has done it twice.
What a difference 3 weeks makes. After giving up 21 points to Denver in the first quarter of their blowout loss three weeks ago, the Chiefs allowed just 32 total yards of offense, 2 first downs, and 0 points.[+]
Bucking Broncos - 1st Quarter vs Chiefs This Season
ESPN Stats & Information