Welcome back to Arrowhead.
KCCD Editor: Jason Madson
Chiefs fans might be feeling a bit of deja vu. Week one of the 2012 preseason, the Chiefs offense and defense looked incredible. Fans were talking playoffs and emotions were high. Those feelings were crushed as the season began, leading to a 2-14 record and the first overall pick.
Fast forward to today, the feelings after week one of the preseason are similar. The 2013 version might be a bit more legit, though. The sample size only includes a handful of plays for each side of the ball, but the results were undeniable. Defensively, the Chiefs shutdown one of the most explosive offenses in the NFL. The offense was efficient, leading to 10 points.
Week two of the preseason schedule brings the San Francisco 49ers to Arrowhead Stadium. A much tougher test for the Chiefs starters, across the board.
Here are a few thoughts on tonight’s game and a handful of players to watch, for various reasons: