Kansas City Chiefs (1-1) vs. Seattle Seahawks (2-0)
Friday, Aug. 24, 2012 - 7 p.m. CT Arrowhead Stadium
Play-by-Play: Paul Burmeister - Color Commentator: Trent Green - Sideline Reporter: Josh Looney
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Play-by-play: Mitch Holthus - Color Commentator: Len Dawson - Sideline Reporter: Kendall Gammon
THIS WEEK'S MATCHUP
Former AFC West opponents square off at 7 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 24 at Arrowhead Stadium when the Kansas City Chiefs host the Seattle Seahawks. The Chiefs are 1-1 in the preseason and are coming off of a 31-17 defeat at the St. Louis Rams on Saturday evening. Seattle enters the contest 2-0 following a 30-10 win at the Denver Broncos on Saturday night.
Kansas City fell behind early to the Rams on Saturday, and despite battling back, the Chiefs were unable to overcome a St. Louis offense that gained 348 total yards compared to 271 from Kansas City.
The St. Louis offense found the end zone on the fi rst two drives of the game with less than fi ve minutes elapsed on the game clock.
With 10:29 left in the fi rst half, RB
Both teams traded fi eld goals before halftime, giving the Rams a 17-10 lead at intermission.
St. Louis scored two rushing touchdowns in the second half to take a 31-10 lead with 12:51 remaining in the game.
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Seattle rushers carried 44 times for 228 yards (5.2 avg.), highlighted by a 16-yard, go-ahead touchdown run from RB Kregg Lumpkin with 8:38 left in the third quarter.
The Seahawks defense forced three fi rst half turnovers, including two interceptions of Denver QB Peyton Manning.
CHIEFS-SEAHAWKS PRESEASON SERIES HISTORY
Friday’s contest marks just the fourth meeting in the brief preseason history between Seattle and Kansas City. The Seahawks have won all four contests, despite outscoring the Chiefs by a total of just 24 points (96-72) in the series.
The clubs last met in preseason action on Aug. 29, 2009 when Seattle won a 14-10 contest behind two TD passes from QB Matt Hasselbeck.