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Rams defeat Chiefs in Monday Night Football thriller

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By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher

The Los Angeles Rams defeated the Kansas City Chiefs on Monday night. The Rams won 54-51 over the Chiefs at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, California on Monday Night Football.

The Rams improved to 10-1 on the season. The Chiefs fell to 9-2.

This game was moved to Los Angeles, California last week after a problem with the field conditions in Mexico City.

Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff attempting a pass against the Seattle Seahawks
Jared Goff attempting a pass against the Seattle Seahawks (Getty Images)

This game was the first-time in NFL history that both teams scored 50 points, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Elias Sports Bureau also reported that no team in NFL history, who had scored 50 points, had lost the contest.

Now, there’s a first-time for everything, as the Chiefs made history. Teams who had scored 50-points or more were 216-0 or more all-time. Not anymore.

Rams quarterback Jared Goff went 31 of 49 for 413 yards. He also had four touchdowns.

Todd Gurley II had 12 carries for 55 yards. Goff had four carries for six yards and a touchdown.

Brandin Cooks had eight receptions for 107 yards. Josh Reynolds had six receptions for 80 yards and a touchdown. Robert Woods had four receptions for 72 yards and a touchdown. Tyler Higbee had six receptions for 63 yards. Gerald Everett had three receptions for 49 yards and two touchdowns. Gurley II had three receptions for 39 yards.

Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes II went 33 of 46 for 478 yards. He also had six touchdowns and three interceptions.

Kareem Hunt had 14 carries for 70 yards. Mahomes also had six carries for 28 yards.

Tyreek Hill had 10 receptions for 215 yards and two touchdowns. Travis Kelce had 10 receptions for 127 yards and a touchdown. Chris Conley had seven receptions for 74 yards and two touchdowns. Hunt had three receptions for 41 yards and a touchdown.

Los Angeles scored 31 points in the second half. Goff scored on a seven-yard touchdown reception. Samson Ebukam scored on a 25-yard interception return for a touchdown.

Goff hit Everett for a seven-yard touchdown reception. Goff hit Everett for a 40-yard touchdown reception.

Greg Zuerlein also made a 33-yard field goal.

Kansas City scored 28 points in the second half. Mahomes II hit Kelce for a four-yard touchdown reception. Mahomes II then hit Hill for a 73-yard touchdown reception.

Allen Bailey scored on a two-yard fumble return for a touchdown. Mahomes II then hit Conley for a 10-yard touchdown reception.

Both teams were tied at 23 at halftime. Goff hit Woods for a seven-yard touchdown reception. Following this touchdown, Zuerlein missed the extra point. Goff hit Reynolds for a four-yard touchdown.

Ebukam also scored on an 11-yard fumble return for a touchdown. Zuerlein also made a 23-yard field goal.

Chiefs’ Mahomes II hit Hill for a 25-yard touchdown reception. Mahomes II hit Hunt for a 21-yard touchdown reception.  

Mahomes II hit Conley for an eight-yard touchdown reception. Following this score, Harrison Butker missed the extra point.

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