The Kansas City Chiefs (3-0), led by quarterback Patrick Mahomes, meet the Denver Broncos (2-1), led by quarterback Case Keenum in a Week 5, AFC West matchup in NFL Week 4 on Monday, October 1, 2018 (10/1/18) at Broncos Stadium at Mile High in Denver, Colorado.
Here’s what you need to know:
What: NFL, Week 4
When: Monday, Oct. 1, 2018
Where: Broncos Stadium at Mile High
Time: 8:15 p.m. Eastern
Line: Chiefs -4.5 (Over/under: 56)
Chiefs notes: CHIEFS are 3rd team in NFL history to score 38+ points in each of team’s 1st 3 games of season (2007 New England Patriots & 1967 Baltimore Colts). * QB PATRICK MAHOMES completed 24 of 38 (63.2 pct.) for 314 yards with 3 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 115.5 rating last week. Has 13 TD passes through Week 3, most in NFL history by QB in team’s 1st 3 games of season. Leads NFL with 13 TD passes & 137.4 rating. In past 2 road starts, has 582 pass yards (291 per game) & 10 TD passes vs. 0 INTs for 143.3 rating. * RB KAREEM HUNT rushed for 2 TDs in Week 3. Since entering league in 2017, has 4 multi-TD games, tied for 3rdmost in league. Had rush TD in last meeting. In 7 career games vs. division, has 796 scrimmage yards (113.7 per game) & 5 TDs (4 rush, 1 rec.). Since 2017, ranks 2nd in NFL with 1,495 rush yards & 3rd with 1,955 scrimmage yards. * WR TYREEK HILL has 2 rush TDs, TD catch & KR-TD in 3 career games vs. Den. Is 1 of 4 in NFL with 300+ rec. yards (310) & 3+ TD catches (3) in 2018. TE TRAVIS KELCE had 8 catches for 114 yards last week. Aims for 3rd in row with 100+ rec. yards. In his past 3 meetings, has 394 rec. yards (131.3 per game) & 2 TD catches. WR SAMMY WATKINS had TD catch last week. * LB JUSTIN HOUSTON had 2 sacks & 2 FFs in Week 3. Has 10 sacks & 13 TFL in his past 5 vs. Den. DE ALLEN BAILEY aims for 3rd in row with sack. LB DEE FORD has sack in 2 of past 3. Aims for 3rd in row vs. division with TFL.
Broncos notes: QB CASE KEENUM passed for 271 yards with TD for 110.6 rating in only career game vs. KC (10/20/13 with Hou.). Since 2017, is 1 of 6 NFL QBs with 4,000+ pass yards (4,290), 25+ TD passes (25) & 65+ comp. pct. (66.4). * RB ROYCE FREEMAN (rookie) had rush TD last week. Aims for 3rd in row with TD. Rookie RB PHILLIP LINDSAY has 100+ scrimmage yards in 2 of past 3. Lindsay (233) & Freeman (157) are only pair of rookie teammates with 150+ scrimmage yards each in 2018. * WR EMMANUEL SANDERS had 35-yard rush TD, his 1st-career rush TD, last week. Had 7 catches for 162 yards & TD in his last home meeting. Has 3 TD catches in his past 4 vs. KC. WR DEMARYIUS THOMAS had TD catch in last meeting. Has TD catch in 5 of his past 6 at home. Since 2012, ranks 2nd in NFL with 591 catches, 3rd with 7,963 rec. yards & 5th with 52 TD catches. * LB VON MILLER has 4 sacks & 2 FFs in past 3. Has 8 sacks & 11 TFL in past 8 vs. KC. Has 4.5 sacks in past 6 vs. division. In past 4 at home, has 5 sacks, 6 TFL, 2 FFs & FR. Since entering league in 2011, leads NFL with 87.5 sacks & ranks 2nd with 115 TFL. S DARIAN STEWART led team with 9 tackles in Week 3. Aims for 3rd in row vs. KC with INT. DE DEREK WOLFE had 8 tackles & sack in his last home game vs. KC (11/27/16). Rookie LB BRADLEY CHUBB had sack last week. Is tied for 3rd among rookies with 1.5 sacks. LB SHANE RAY had sack & FF in Week 3. — NFL Communications