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Chiefs can't stop Raiders when it matters

(TSX / STATS) -- KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid needed his pass defense to come up with just one play at the end of Thursday night's 31-30 loss to Oakland and, despite four cracks at denying Raiders quarterback Derek Carr, the defense failed each and every time.

"It came down to a few plays and we've all got to do better, starting with me putting our guys in position to make plays," Reid said. "When you're given that opportunity, then you've got to make it."

The Chiefs surrendered 505 yards to the Raiders. Carr led the way with 417 yards through the air on 29-of-52 passing along with three touchdowns and he wasn't sacked. The secondary failed to make stops at the end of the game, but failure in the secondary haunted the Chiefs all night long.

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AFC West Division
TeamWLTPct
Kansas City 520.714
Denver 330.500
Los Angeles 340.429
Oakland 340.429
Full Standings
Leaders
Pass Yds: A. Smith1979
Pass TDs: A. Smith15
Rush Yds: K. Hunt717
Rush TDs: K. Hunt4
Rec Yds: T. Hill515
Rec TDs: T. Hill3
Int: T. Mitchell2
Sacks: J. Houston5.5
Offense (Rank)
Yards: 2747 (1)
Passing Yards: 1979 (1)
Rushing Yards: 903 (2)
Points per game: 29.6 (2)
Yards per game: 392.4 (2)
Touchdowns: 21 (1)
Field Goals: 16 (3)
Defense (Rank)
Yards: 2774 (32)
Passing Yards: 1987 (31)
Rushing Yards: 872 (30)
Points per game: 23.0 (19)
Yards per game: 396.3 (29)
Touchdowns: 19 (32)
Field Goals: 9 (10)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
10/18 J. Glenn cut
10/18 M. Kemp pract. squad add
10/18 J. Glenn off IR undisclosed
10/16 M. Kemp cut
10/16 C. Spiller signed
10/14 M. Kemp active/prac. squad
10/14 C. Conley on IR ruptured left Achilles
10/11 A. Etta-Tawo pract. squad add
10/10 M. Rush pract. squad del
10/7 N. Sterling pract. squad add
Injuries
Date Player Status
10/19 C. West concussion (Out)
10/19 A. Wilson knee (Questionable)
10/19 L. Duvernay-Tardif knee (Out)
10/19 M. Morse foot (Out)
10/15 C. Conley Achilles (Out)
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