Final: Chiefs 16, Raiders 10



KC_Succop 31-yard field goal, 6:17


— First down at own 19, 1:53 left.

Gradkowski to Schillens for 9 yards.

Gradkowski to Johnnie Lee Higgins, first down, 14 yards to the 43-yard line.

Gradkowski scrambles for nine yards to the KC 48.

Less than a minute, McFadden stopped for no gain.

Raiders call time with 44 seconds left.

Gradkowski to Darrius Heyward-Bey toward left sideline at the 26 (doesn’t look like he got it, under review). A 22-yard gain is on the line. Shows how much I know _ ruling on the field stands.

Heyward-Bey bats easily catch up in the air, Mike Brown intercepts.

Chiefs kill clock and win.

— Needing a stop, the Raiders let Jamal Charles carry twice and get a first down, losing valuable clock time. Kolby Smith carries for first down, but Chiefs’ Leonard Pope called for holding. Stops clock at 2:20. Second-and-17.

Chiefs run ball for 10 yards on third-and-17, will punt following two-minute warning.

— Following Chiefs field goal, Gradkowski throws deep incomplete (Murphy can’t hold on to fly out of the slot) and goes three-and-out, taking sack with 4:59 left.

— Chiefs go up by six on Succop 30-yard field goal, a 34-yard, eight-play drive set up by Mike Brown’s deflected interception of Gradkowski and a pass interference call on Nnamdi Asomugha against Dwayne Bowe.

— Third-and-3 Gradkowski pass behind Johnnie Lee Higgins, Brandon Flowers deflects, Mike Brown intercepts, Cheifs get ball at 47.

— Johnnie Lee Higgins fails to field a punt which rolls an additional 13 yaerds for a 61-yard punt.


Jerry McDonald - NFL Writer