Of these teams, the most obviously hosed is the Giants, who are 0-4 overall and 0-2 in the division and haven’t yet been to Denver, Oakland or Arizona. A Giants comeback at this point would be, without exaggeration, historic.
The Cowboys lost in Denver and won in Arizona, but after Sunday’s home loss to the Rams, you wonder if they’re built to rack up wins all over the map the way they did in 2016. If they’re a still-good-but-not-as-consistent team as they were last season, that remaining travel schedule has enough potholes to knock them off course.
Washington, which beat the Rams in L.A. and lost late in Kansas City, is already playing tiebreaker catch-up, due to their Week 1 loss to the Eagles. But getting Oakland (which Washington already beat), Denver and Arizona at home is a break and could matter if the division ends up tightly bunched.
The Redskins got the ball following the ensuing kickoff with five seconds remaining and tried multiple laterals to generate something, but the ball was fumbled and Wholesale Jerseys All Justin Houston returned it for a final-play touchdown.
As the Redskins kept losing defensive players, Hunt got stronger as the NFL Jerseys Free Shipping Chiefs wore down the Washington defense. Hunt topped 100 yards for the fourth straight game and the rookie from Toledo joined Adrian Peterson, Hall of Famer LaDainian Tomlinson and former Lions running back Billy Sims as the only players to begin their NFL careers with four consecutive 100-yard rushing games.
“There are so many different ways to win in this league,” Smith told ESPN. “You can’t be one-dimensional and we sort of have that makeup.”
Kansas City has proven to be the real deal and Smith is playing the best football of his career. Even after the Chiefs lost guard Laurent Duvernay-Tardif with a knee injury on the opening series, they got better offensively and dominated time of possession over the final three quarters.