Kansas City Chiefs

Breaking down the Chiefs’ schedule

Chiefs beat writer Adam Teicher of the Kansas City Star looks ahead at Kansas City’s season.

Date Opponent TV Time W/L (Rec)
Sept. 8 at Jacksonville Noon KWCH W (1-0)

Chiefs are in some trouble if they can’t beat the woeful Jaguars

Sept. 15 Dallas Noon KSAS L (1-1)

Cowboys will be better than a lot of people think

Sept. 19 at Philadelphia 7:25 p.m. NFL W (2-1)

Chiefs will overcome a prime-time crowd jacked up for Reid’s return

Sept. 29 N.Y. Giants Noon KSAS W (3-1)

Chiefs have enough at home to overcome the aging Giants

Oct. 6 Tennessee Noon KWCH L (3-2)

You didn’t expect Chiefs to win all of their road games, right?

Oct. 13 Oakland Noon KWCH W (4-2)

Chiefs will break long home losing streak against Raiders

Oct. 20 Houston Noon KWCH L (4-3)

Texans might be the best opponent the Chiefs face

Oct. 27 Cleveland Noon KWCH W (5-3)

Pesky Browns won’t go without a fight

Nov. 3 at Buffalo Noon KWCH W (6-3)

Chiefs break through where they haven’t won in a long time

Nov. 17 at Denver 3:05 p.m. KWCH L (6-4)

Too much to expect the Chiefs to win first-place showdown

Nov. 24 San Diego Noon KWCH W (7-4)

Chiefs grab a must win during a tough stretch

Dec. 1 Denver Noon KWCH L (7-5)

Broncos will win the rematch at Arrowhead, too

Dec. 8 at Washington Noon KWCH L (7-6)

Bob Sutton’s blitzing defense will find RGIII too hard to handle

Dec. 15 at Oakland 3:05 p.m. KWCH W (8-6)

Anything less than a sweep of Raiders is a huge disappointment

Dec. 22 Indianapolis Noon KWCH W (9-6)

Colts won’t be as good as they were last season

Dec. 29 at San Diego 3:25 p.m. KWCH L (9-7)

Will this loss keep Chiefs out of the playoffs?