The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY (9-3) At WASHINGTON (3-9)
Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS
OPENING LINE -- Chiefs by 3
RECORD VS. SPREAD -- Kansas City 6-6, Washington 3-9
SERIES RECORD -- Chiefs lead 7-1
LAST MEETING -- Chiefs beat Redskins 14-6, Nov. 18, 2009
LAST WEEK -- Chiefs lost to Broncos 35-28; Redskins lost to Giants 24-17
AP PRO32 RANKING -- Chiefs No. 7, Redskins No. 31
CHIEFS OFFENSE -- OVERALL (16), RUSH (11), PASS (24)
CHIEFS DEFENSE -- OVERALL (21), RUSH (21), PASS (21)
REDSKINS OFFENSE -- OVERALL (7), RUSH (1), PASS (16)
REDSKINS DEFENSE -- OVERALL (23), RUSH (14), PASS (27)
STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES -- Chiefs clinch playoff spot with win and loss by Dolphins or Ravens. ... Kansas City is first team in NFL history to win first nine games and then lose next three. ... Chiefs' defense allowed 208.3 yards passing, 326.9 total yards and 13.3 points per game during nine-game win streak. Given up 371 yards passing, 484.3 total yards and 34.3 points per game during three-game skid. Defense also has just two sacks in last five games after 35 sacks in first seven. ... Chiefs' plus-14 turnover differential is best in NFL, and their 12 giveaways are league's fewest. ... Kansas City leads league with eight "miscellaneous TDs" (four interception returns, two fumble returns, one punt return, one kickoff return). ... Former Eagles coach Andy Reid goes for four-game sweep vs. old division, having already beaten Giants, Eagles and Cowboys this year. ... Teams convert NFL-low 16 percent of third-and-longs (6-plus yards) vs. Chiefs. ... Kansas City RB Jamaal Charles leads NFL in first downs with 83 (58 rushing, 25 receiving). ... Chiefs have outscored opponents 94-44 in fourth quarter. ... Game matches teams with NFL's best and worst field position. Chiefs' average drive starts at 31.9-yard line; Redskins at 23.5. ... Kansas City has started league-high 24 drives in opponents' territory, Washington a league-low six (tied with Falcons). Conversely, opponents have started only five drives in Chiefs territory (tied with Chargers for fewest), while opponents have started 24 on the Redskins' side of the 50 (tied for second most). ... Chiefs lead NFL in kickoff return average (28.3). ... Redskins have lost four straight. ... Washington QB Robert Griffin III rushed for season-high 88 yards last week, has yet to run for TD in 2013 after rushing for seven in 2012. ... Redskins RB Alfred Morris needs 4 yards to reach 1,000. ... Washington WR Pierre Garcon leads NFC with 84 catches. ... Redskins lead NFL in yards rushing (150.4 per game) and yards per rushing attempt (5.0). They also have 15 running plays of 20-plus yards, tied for tops in NFL. ... Washington offense has 28 drives of 10-plus plays, also tied for first. ... Redskins allowing 30.2 points per game, second worst in NFL. ... Opposing QBs have league-high 117.5 passer rating on first down vs. Washington's defense. ... Redskins have been outscored 88-37 in first quarter.
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