Opening Season Scoring Drives: The Chiefs scored on each of their first three drives of the season opener for the first time since scoring on each of their first three drives vs. the New York Jets on Sept. 11, 2005.
- Today, K
Ryan Succopbooted a 39-yard field goal; TE Kevin Bosshauled in a 22-yard TD pass from QB Matt Cassel; and Cassel scored a TD on a five-yard rush. On Sept. 11, 2005, RB Larry Johnson recorded a 35-yard touchdown run; RB Priest Holmes scored a touchdown on a three-yard rush; and K Lawrence Tynes converted a 41-yard field goal.
Routt’s Forced Fumble: CB
First Chiefs Catch, First Chiefs Touchdown: TE Kevin Boss’ first reception as a member of the Chiefs went for a 22-yard touchdown from QB Matt Cassel with 11:39 left to play in the first half. It was his 22nd-career touchdown reception.
Houston’s Sack: LB
Spreading the Love: Seven different receivers caught at least two passes in today’s contest.
Defensive Game Leaders: LB