Harrison Butker hit several last quarter field targets, including the go on 34-yarder with 1:07 left, and the Kansas City Chiefs blended their course to a 20-17 bounce back sway the New York Giants on Monday night.
Patrick Mahomes threw for 275 yards with a score and an obstruction for the Chiefs (4-4), who expected to overcome two extra turnovers close by 12 disciplines for more than 100 yards on a cool, wet night at Arrowhead Stadium.
Tyreek Hill drove the Chiefs with 12 gets for 94 yards and a score. Mecole Hardman added five gets for 63 yards, including a 24-yard catch-and-run on the last drive that set Butker up for the conceivable winning field objective.
Daniel Jones had 222 yards passing with two scores and a pick for the Giants (2-6), but he also was sacked on different occasions, including twice after the Chiefs got going with somewhat more than brief left in the game.
The Chiefs diced up the Giants on their underlying drive, but for the fourth time this season Mahomes had a pass ricochet off his arranged target for a catch endeavor – this time support running back Jerick McKinnon. It was the seventh consecutive game Mahomes had thrown a pick and was his affiliation driving 10th of the period. It moreover was a negative sign for an offense that has done hardly anything to legitimize its high-flying standing.
The Chiefs scored minutes afterward, after Jones threw the ball straightforwardly back to them, but they endeavored to get into their normal threatening beat. Mahomes seemed, by all accounts, to be in an unforeseen playbook in contrast with his wide authorities, tight end Travis Kelce was conveyed a non-factor by the New York gatekeeper and disciplines began to pile up.
To be sure, the Chiefs went prevalently to the ground when they strolled for their ensuing score. It was seldom used Derrick Gore who passed on different occasions for 43 yards preceding breaking the goalline for his first job score.
The Giants, scarcely incredible through their own effort, were the ones who consistently moved the ball openly. Without running back Saquon Barkley and wide authority Kenny Golladay, both still sidelined with wounds, Jones had the choice to lean toward Booker and his support beneficiaries to walk 85 yards for an early score, its greater part coming when John Ross III beat prosperity Daniel Sorensen for a 50-yard get that conveyed his pass block discipline questionable.
The Giants added a 86-yard drive later in the essential an enormous part of that conveyed a field objective. Likewise, first thing in the last quarter, Evan Engram beat Sorensen to the curve for a score get that gave the Giants a 17-14 lead.
Somehow, the battling Chiefs sorted out some way to guide again into the game.
They ground their bearing to a field objective partially through the last quarter. Then, their much-reproached monitor held tight third down and Giants punter Riley Dixon sent a wobbler excessively far out to give them prime field position.
Mahomes and Co finished the bounce back by setting Butker set up for the go on field objective.