Mahomes outplays Jackson to lead Chiefs past Ravens 34-20
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) jumps to pass the ball during the first half of an NFL football game against the Baltimore Ravens, Monday, Sept. 28, 2020, in Baltimore. The common thread was that just about everything he did worked for the defending Super Bowl champion Kansas City Chiefs, who rolled past the Baltimore Ravens 34-20 on Monday night. He stepped up big," Kansas City coach Andy Reid said. Kansas City followed with a three-and-out, but Baltimore simply could not contain Mahomes for long. A 49-yard touchdown pass from Mahomes to Mecole Hardman put the Chiefs up by 17 at halftime.
Highs, lows of Texas Longhorns' strong start, including biggest surprise for team
Sam Ehlinger #11 of the Texas Longhorns throws a pass in the fourth quarter defended by Trace Ford #94 of the Oklahoma State Cowboys. 11 Texas Longhorns will enter the bye week with a 3-1 record, tied for best in the Big 12. As we approach the trenches of the 2019 college football season, let's take a look at some of the highs and lows of Texas' strong start. The Texas receiving core has been, by far, the biggest surprise for this team. With the early season injury bug hitting the Texas backfield, the success of the Longhorns' run game was in the hands of Ingram.
Burrow's 4 TD passes lead LSU over Texas 45-38
Getty ImagesAUSTIN, Texas - Joe Burrow passed for 471 yards and four touchdowns, including a 61-yarder to Justin Jefferson with 2:27 left, and No. Texas stormed back from a 20-7 halftime deficit and the teams traded seven touchdowns in the second half. LSU (2-0) didn't put it away until Texas came up inches short from covering an onside kick after its final touchdown with 22 seconds left. Texas: A poor start was overshadowed in the wild second half but it was important. Tailback Keaontay Ingram dropped a wide open touchdown pass from Ehlinger.
What to watch for when No. 9 Texas takes on No. 6 LSU
AUSTIN, Texas - Texas opened the season strong last week and is now 1-0 under Tom Herman for the first time. If he continues his supreme route running from last week, receiver Devin Duvernay will be a huge part of the Texas offense against the Tigers. What will the Texas running game look like this week against LSU with Jordan Whittington sidelined? Texas moved the ball with ease for the most part last weekend, but LSU will be no cakewalk. He could be a sneaky offensive weapon for Texas this weekend if the LSU defense fails to keep an eye on him.