04 December, 2017
He jogged back to the field with less than two minutes remaining. The Chiefs failed to rush the passer (zero sacks), stop the run (159 yards on 47 carries) or get off the field on third down (the Jets went 13 for 20 in such situations).
They just seemingly don't have quite enough magic this season. It was also odd that DE Muhammad Wilkerson sat the majority of the first quarter.
Jets LB Darron Lee was a surprise inactive vs. the Chiefs. The Chiefs have, however, lost five of their last six games and continue to struggle on offense scoring only 36 points in their last three games. He connected with his two most prominent targets, Travis Kelce and Tyreek Hill, for 2 touchdowns apiece.
That part would have been a lot worse had the Chiefs tied the game. But Kansas City's Bennie Logan was called for a personal foul for hitting long snapper Thomas Hennessy on the play.More news: Jurgen Klopp: 'Mohamed Salah has nothing to prove to Chelsea'
The Chiefs were flagged for defensive holding again on the ensuing two-point conversion attempt. But that was waived off on a holding penalty against cornerback Steven Nelson, who mugged tight end Austin Seferian-Jenkins in the end zone to give the Jets yet another fresh set of down at the Chiefs' 2 with 2:33 left.
The 4-7 Jets continued their home stand at MetLife Stadium against the 6-5 Kansas City Chiefs.
Though it appeared Peters had been ejected, CBS reported during its television broadcast that Peters was not, in fact, kicked out of the game and instead walked to the locker room on his own. The Jets had blown leads in the fourth quarter of three of their last four losses.