The Kansas City Chiefs took care of the Buffalo Bills in a hard-fought 26-17 win, Monday, Oct. 19, 2020 in Bills Stadium in Buffalo. They deployed a rushing game that produced 245 yards, one rushing touchdown, to support a Patrick Mahomes performance of 225 yards and two touchdowns.
Mahomes contributed to this win by completing 21 of 26 passes, finishing the game with 225 yards, no interceptions, two touchdowns and a QB rating of 128.40.
The Chiefs deployed a rushing game led by Clyde Edwards-Helaire and Darrel Williams. For the game, Edwards-Helaire carried the ball 26 times and rushed for 161 yards, leading to zero touchdowns. Williams supplemented by carrying the ball six times for a total of 26 yards. In the passing game, the Chiefs’ top receivers were Byron Pringle and Demarcus Robinson. Pringle caught two passes for a total of 46 yards, while Robinson contributed with 69 yards from five passes.
The Chiefs were helped by a defensive effort that resulted in no sacks, and three tackles for loss, to go along with zero forced fumbles, with zero defensive touchdowns.
Josh Allen led the Bills in a losing effort with 122 yards, completing 14 of 27 passes, one interception, and two touchdowns, for a QB rating of 73.40.
The rushing game for the Bills was led by Zack Moss and Devin Singletary. For the game, Moss rushed for 10 yards from carrying the football five times. Meanwhile Singletary carried the ball 10 times for a total of 32 yards. For the passing game, the top receivers for the Bills included Cole Beasley and Stefon Diggs. Beasley caught four passes for a total of 45 yards, while Diggs contributed with 46 yards from six passes.
In their loss, the Bills defense contributed with one forced fumble and three tackles to go along with one sack and zero defensive touchdowns. This production from the Bills defense was not enough help get a win.
With the win, the Chiefs leave with a record of 1-0 for the season, while the Bills record for the season is now 0-1.