At KANSAS CITY (10-5)
Today, Noon, CBS
Kansas City, Mo.
OPENING LINE — Kansas City by 4
RECORD VS. SPREAD — Oakland 7-8; Kansas City 9-6
SERIES RECORD — Chiefs lead 54-47-2
LAST MEETING — Raiders beat Chiefs 23-20 in OT, Nov. 7, 2010
LAST WEEK — Raiders lost to Colts 31-27; Chiefs beat Titans 34-14
RAIDERS OFFENSE — OVERALL (10), RUSH (2), PASS (23)
RAIDERS DEFENSE — OVERALL (13), RUSH (29), PASS (3)
CHIEFS OFFENSE — OVERALL (9), RUSH (1), PASS (28)
CHIEFS DEFENSE — OVERALL (11), RUSH (12), PASS (19)
STREAKS, STATS AND NOTES — If Raiders win, they finish 6-0 in AFC West and become first team to go unbeaten in division and still miss playoffs, according to NFL. Chiefs would be division champs with 2-4 division record. ... Raiders won three in row at Arrowhead, looking for first season sweep of Chiefs since 2001. ... Raiders have topped 500 yards of total offense three times. ... Raiders have had 10 different players record at least one sack. ... Sebastian Janikowski, who kicked game-winning field goal in OT win over KC on Nov. 7, has set franchise record with 135 points. ... Darren McFadden leads NFL in runs of 30 yards or longer with nine, KC’s Jamaal Charles leads in runs of 10 yards or longer with 43. ... Chiefs playing for No. 3 seed in playoffs and avoid going to New England in second round if they get there. ... Looking to win last three games for first time since 1986 and post fourth perfect home record in franchise history. ... Went 1-7 at home last season. ... Chiefs allowing league-low 12.4 ppg in seven home games and are only team not to have allowed rushing TD at home. ... Charles trails Houston’s Arian Foster by 56 yards for rushing lead and leads NFL with average of 6.39 yards per carry.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City Chiefs coach Todd Haley says he has no knowledge of offensive coordinator Charlie Weis possibly taking a similar job with the University of Florida.
Various media reports stated Weis might leave the Chiefs for Florida after this season.
Haley said Friday he was “unaware of anything.”
“It would be news to me,” Haley said.
Weis became offensive coordinator in Kansas City this season after getting fired as coach at Notre Dame last year.
He’s helped the Chiefs make a worst-to-first turnaround and win the AFC West. Under his tutelage, quarterback Matt Cassel has thrown 27 touchdown passes and only five interceptions.
Weis was not available to reporters.
ALAMEDA, Calif. — Raiders coach Tom Cable says running back Darren McFadden and defensive tackle Richard Seymour are questionable for Oakland’s season finale at Kansas City.
McFadden is nursing a sore left toe and Seymour has a hamstring injury. Both sat out practice Friday and will be game-time decisions today against the Chiefs.
McFadden leads the Raiders with 1,157 yards rushing and 10 touchdowns. He needs 43 yards to become the fourth player in franchise history to reach the 1,200 mark in a season. Marcus Allen, Napoleon Kaufman and Mark van Eeghen are the others.