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Chiefs getting TDs from defense, special teams

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Kansas City Chiefs defensive back Husain Abdullah returns an interception for a touchdown during their National League Football game against the Oakland Raiders on Sunday afternoon in Kansas City, Mo.

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — With the Chiefs getting a big chunk of their scoring from defense and special teams, Andy Reid prefers to think of it as a tribute to those unites, not a knock against his offense.
In fact, nearly a quarter of their points during a blistering 6-0 start have come from touchdowns and safeties produced by their defense and special teams. The percentage of scoring rises to 46.1 when Ryan Succop’s 11 field goals are factored into Kansas City’s point total.
“Listen, do you want to score more on offense? Yeah, you want to score ...


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