The best quarterback in the NFL today is unleashed. This Sunday, the Chiefs crushed the Los Angeles 35-9 Jets with a great performance of Patrick Mahomes. The Kansas City passer had a memorable and record-breaking afternoon, getting five touchdown passes, confirming his great moment to go for a new Super Bowl at Raymond James Stadium.
In the duel against the Jets and according to ESPN data, Patrick Mahomes is the first player in the history of the Chiefs with 400 or more passing yards, five touchdowns and zero interceptions in the same game. Additionally, he is also the first in League history with at least 20 touchdown passes (21) and one or fewer interceptions in the first eight games of a season.
The Jets defense offered no resistance to Mahomes’ might. ‘Pat’ did what he wanted on the grid, also accompanied by a great performance from his teammates. Tyreek Hill closed with 98 yards and two touchdowns. Travis Kelce was also a big help, finishing with 109 yards and a touchdown. While Mecole Hardman and Demarcus Robinson also reached the end zone.
This Sunday’s victory was very special for Andy Reid, as he reached 229 victories in his coaching career and tied Hall of Fame member Curly Lambeau to appear for the fifth position of the most winning coaches in the history of the NFL. As for the Jets, they had a nightmare afternoon. Sam Darnold completed 18 of his 30 passes and threw just 133 yards.
Patrick Mahomes’ team
With the victory this Sunday, the Chiefs are 7-1 and calmly dominate the West of the American Conference. Below are the Raiders (4-3), Chargers (2-4) and Broncos (2-4). The contrast is lived by the Jets, who have yet to win this season and record a terrible 0-8 record. The following week, the Chiefs face Carolina, while the Jets host the Patriots.