HOUSTON, Texas. — The Chiefs are looking to clinch their seventh straight AFC West title with a win on the road against the Houston Texans. Here is the live blog for the game.

1st Quarter

  • The Chiefs win the toss and they elect to defer, Texans will get the ball first
  • The Chiefs hold the Texans, will force them to punt
  • Patrick Mahomes is sacked by Christian Kirksey on 1st down
  • Chiefs start out slow, punt on their first two opening drives
  • Jeff Driskel is now in at QB for the Texans
  • Driskel finds Chris Moore for a 34-yard gain to the Chiefs 36-yard line
  • Driskel goes to Jordan Akins who drops the pass but pass interference is called on Texans, making it 1st & goal
  • Driskel finds Tegan Quitoriano for on an eight-yard touchdown pass, Texans lead 7-0
  • Isiah Pacheco has two straight 1st down runs, including one for 18 yards to the Texans 46-yard line

2nd Quarter

  • Mahomes finds Jerick McKinnon for a 20-yard touchdown, McKinnon continues to impress in the receiving game game tied at 7
  • Pacheco fumbles and the Texans recover, they will take over with great field position at the Chiefs 17-yard line
  • Davis Mills scampers in for a 17-yard touchdown run, Texans lead 14-7
  • Ronald Jones is in for Pacheco
  • Mahomes finds Marquez Valdes-Scantling who reaches out for a nice grab on a four-yard touchdown pass, Butker misses the extra point, Texans lead 14-13

3rd Quarter

  • Chiefs get down to the Texans eight-yard line but end up kicking a field goal, Butker knocks down a 26-yard field goal
  • Mahomes finds Smith-Schuster who was initially ruled down before fumbling, but Texans challenge and the challenge was successful, Texans recover
  • Texans take the lead on a Davis Mills 12-yard touchdown pass to Jordan Akins, drive also included five penalties on the Chiefs that helped keep the Texans drive going

4th Quarter

  • Mahomes scrambles in for a five-yard touchdown run, convert two-point conversion, Chiefs lead 24-21
  • Texans convert a 3rd & 8 on a Mills nine-yard pass to Brevin Jordan
  • Chiefs hold the Texans on 4th & goal, Ka’imi Fairburn makes a 29-yard field goal, game tied at 24
  • The Chiefs wind down the clock, Butker will kick a 51-yard field goal
  • Butker misses the field goal, the game is heading to overtime


  • Chiefs win the toss and elect to receive
  • Mahomes was looking to throw deep but was sacked by Blake Cashman, the Chiefs will have to punt
  • Frank Clark forces a Davis Mills fumble and it’s recovered by Willie Gay at the Texans 26-yard line
  • Jerick McKinnon scores on a 26-yard touchdown run, Chiefs win the game and the AFC West