MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — The Kansas City Chiefs are on the road for the second straight week as they face the Minnesota Vikings.

While 1-3, the Vikings have plenty of talent on the offensive side of the ball and were a playoff team last year.

The Chiefs defense has played very well but the offense is still looking to find its rhythm.

Here are the inactives for the matchup:


  • LB Nick Bolton
  • OL Mike Caliendo
  • DE BJ Thompson
  • DT Matt Dickerson
  • DT Keondre Coburn


  • S Lewis Cine
  • QB Nick Mullens
  • TE Nick Muse
  • OLB Andre Carter
  • OT Hakeem Adeniji
  • DL Khyiris Tonga

1st Quarter

  • Chiefs win the toss and they will defer, Vikings will start with the ball
  • Chiefs force a turnover on the Vikings first play from scrimmage after Justin Reid causes a fumble with a nice hit, fumble is recovered Bryan Cook, Chiefs take over at the Vikings 45
  • Chiefs score on a one-yard Isiah Pacheco touchdown run, 7-0 Chiefs
  • The Vikings go for it on 4th & 5 and they get 1st down on a Kirk Cousins 10-yard pass to Jordan Addison
  • Steve Spagnuolo sends Leo Chenal on a blitz and he sacks Cousins for an eight-yard loss
  • Vikings get on the board after a Greg Joseph 40-yard field goal, 7-3 Chiefs
  • Patrick Mahomes is sacked by Danielle Hunter for a seven-yard loss
  • Justyn Ross makes a nice grab on a nice throw from Mahomes for 20 yards

2nd Quarter

  • Harrison Butker knocks down a 38-yard field goal, 10-3 Chiefs
  • Joseph knocks down a 26-yard field goal on a drive that continued due to three Chiefs penalties, 10-6 Chiefs
  • Chris Jones sacks Cousins for a seven-yard loss, he has 4.5 sacks on the year
  • Vikings run a fake punt on 4th & 2 and Ty Chandler gains 15 yards to keep their drive going
  • Vikings score on a five-yard touchdown pass to Addison, 13-10 Vikings
  • Mahomes throws a pass to Travis Kelce who falls down without being touched, he appears to be hurt. He is on the sideline being looked at by trainers
  • Kelce is headed to the locker room, under a minute left in the first half
  • Butker knocks down a 40-yard field goal to tie the game at 13 going into the half

3rd Quarter

  • Kelce runs back on to the sideline with his right foot wrapped up, he will try to play in the second half
  • Mahomes is sacked by Marcus Davenport for an eight-yard loss,
  • Mahomes makes an excellent throw, throwing a 33-yard pass to Watson at midfield on 3rd & 18 with a nice catch by Watson also
  • Mahomes finds Rashee Rice on an 8-yard touchdown pass, 20-13 Chiefs
  • Kelce returns to the game and makes an immediate impact, capped off by a four-yard touchdown pass from Mahomes, 27-13 Chiefs

4th Quarter

  • Alexander Mattison scores a touchdown on a nine-yard screen pass from Cousins, 27-20 Chiefs
  • Chiefs decide to go for it on 4th & 1 and the Vikings use their last timeout with 9:05 left
  • Vikings line up on 4th & 7 with the play clock running down and get a delay of game penalty
  • They still decide to go for it on 4th & 12 and don’t convert after an incompletion, refs initially called flag on Sneed, but they pick it up, Chiefs take over at their own 29
  • The Chiefs punt the ball, the Vikings will have one more chance as they get ball with 1:07 left
  • Mike Danna sacks Cousins on the Vikings Hail Mary attempt, Chiefs win 27-20, it is their fourth win in a row