“Everything’s not beautiful right now, but we’re fighting through that. And that happens in this game,” Chiefs head coach Andy Reid told reporters after the game.
“Our guys battled, they didn’t give up on each other, they kept working through what could’ve been a time where you just throw your hands up and go, '我的天啊, things aren’t working the way they’re supposed to work.’
“The guys didn’t do that. We’ll build on that. Let’s keep going, 我的意思是, they don’t give these things away and I think that’s important for people to understand.”
Despite the poor performance, 其中包括 12 penalties, the Chiefs still rallied to the much-needed win at the Arrowhead Stadium.
然而, considering the franchise was one of the firm favorites to win its third consecutive AFC title this season, much more needs to be expected from its star players.
“I think we’re gonna snap out of it and find a way to start executing, and when we do, we’ll be a tough offense to stop,” Mahomes told reporters after the win.
他加了: “We’re still moving the ball and doing a lot of things great, but whenever you turn the ball over or get a penalty and get pushed back, that kinda ruins drives.
“But I think we’ve done a lot of great things, but it comes down to execution in this league.”
佩顿 & Eli’s Manning Cast
Watching Monday Night Football were Peyton Manning and his brother Eli, who won two Super Bowls with the Giants during his career.
The pair produced some entertaining analysis of the game with the highlight coming early in the broadcast, when the Mannings were joined by former Daily Show host and Giants fan Jon Stewart in the first quarter.
“Can’t you guys make another Manning? How hard is it to make another Manning? You’ve got this bayou quarterback breeding program down there. You just keep making more Mannings. Make a couple for us,” Stewart asked the pair.
Peyton Manning wasted no time with a response that made all three men smile.
“My dad’s stud fee has really gone up in the past years,” he laughed.