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vs. GB
W 26-11
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L 24-26
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5:15 PM PT6:15 PM MT7:15 PM CT8:15 PM ET1:15 GMT9:15 6:15 PM MST8:15 PM EST7:15 PM CT5:15 UAE (+1)20:15 ET23:15
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Mexico’s Azteca hopes to shine after last year’s NFL debacle

MEXICO CITY (AP) Mexico City’s Azteca Stadium is looking to put its best face forward Monday night when it hosts a regular-season matchup between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Los Angeles Chargers, after last season’s NFL game had to be moved to the L.A. Coliseum in a major black eye for the arena and the league.

Poor field conditions forced the last-minute change of venue, which prompted headlines like “Colossal Shame” from the Mexican sports newspaper Record and others, and since then league and stadium officials have taken steps to ensure the marquee event comes off without a hitch in one of the NFL’s most important overseas markets.

The hybrid turf that never quite took in Azteca has been swapped out for natural grass. Women’s soccer league matches were moved to a different venue, and fewer events in general have been scheduled for the 84,000-seat Azteca. Last year, concerts in the days leading up to the scheduled game between the Chiefs and the Los Angeles Rams contributed to the ragged field conditions.

AFC West Division
Kansas City 640.600
Oakland 540.556
Los Angeles 460.400
Denver 370.300
Full Standings
Pass Yds: P. Rivers2816
Pass TDs: P. Rivers14
Rush Yds: A. Ekeler340
Rush TDs: M. Gordon III4
Rec Yds: K. Allen725
Rec TDs: A. Ekeler6
Int: C. Hayward Jr.2
Sacks: J. Bosa8.5
Offense (Rank)
Yards: 3562 (7)
Passing Yards: 2823 (3)
Rushing Yards: 861 (24)
Points per game: 20.7 (20)
Yards per game: 356.2 (16)
Touchdowns: 21 (22)
Field Goals: 18 (7)
Defense (Rank)
Yards: 3183 (14)
Passing Yards: 2235 (9)
Rushing Yards: 1105 (22)
Points per game: 19.4 (8)
Yards per game: 318.3 (6)
Touchdowns: 21 (13)
Field Goals: 12 (8)
Date Player Transactions
11/15 M. Overton signed
11/15 C. Broughton on IR non-football illness
11/5 T. Campbell pract. squad add
11/2 S. Luani active/prac. squad
11/2 T. Campbell cut
10/29 C. McLaughlin cut
10/29 T. Campbell active/prac. squad
10/29 T. St. Louis pract. squad add
10/26 R. Okung reinstated
10/26 N. Adderley on IR hamstring
Date Player Status
11/18 R. Teamer groin (Questionable)
11/18 G. Davis hamstring (Doubtful)
11/18 R. Okung groin (Questionable)
11/18 S. Tevi knee (Out)
11/18 J. Jackson calf (Doubtful)
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