Chiefs take down Chargers in thrilling fashion

In an event months in the making, actor Henry Winkler met Kansas City Chiefs quarterback...
In an event months in the making, actor Henry Winkler met Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes before Sunday night's game against the Los Angeles Chargers.(Scott Reiss/KCTV5)
Published: Nov. 20, 2022 at 10:21 PM CST
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KANSAS CITY, MO. (WIBW) - The Kansas City Chiefs rallied to take the lead over the Los Angeles Chargers in last-minute fashion, sealing a 30-27 win in this AFC West showdown at SoFi Stadium.

Kansas City added two field goals to the board in the first quarter, while the Chargers took a 10-6 lead courtesy of a field goal and a 50 yard bomb from Justin Herbert to Joshua Palmer.

The Chiefs finally found the endzone in the second quarter, when Patrick Mahomes found Travis Kelce for a 4 yard touchdown pass, taking the 13-10 lead.

Austin Ekeler later ran in a 1 yard touchdown, and Cameron Dicker made a 21 field goal to help Los Angeles take a 20-13 lead at halftime.

Neither team could get much going offensively in the third quarter, with the exception of a 30 yard field goal made by Harrison Butker.

In the fourth quarter, Mahomes found Kelce once again, this time for a 30 yard touchdown, helping Kansas City take a 23-20 lead.

The Chargers would respond. With under two minutes remaining, Herbert found Palmer in the endzone once again for a 6 yard touchdown to take the 27-23 lead.

Mahomes led a drive down the field in those final minutes, ultimately finding Kelce for a touchdown once again with 0:31 remaining.

Herbert threw a pick with 0:16 left, sealing the Kansas City win, 30-27.

The Chiefs are now 8-2 on the season, and will be back at home next Sunday to host the Los Angeles Rams at 3:25 p.m.