Marcus Mariota's Touchdown for the Ages Helps the Titans Past the Chiefs

Dec 24 2017 Nashville TN USA Tennessee Titans running back De Marco Murray fights off a tackle attempt by /Los Angeles Rams cornerback Trumaine Johnson during the first half at Nissan Stadium

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The Chiefs finished the drive with a touchdown.

Vegas line as of Friday afternoon: Chiefs -9. But as has been the case for the duration of Mularkey's two-year tenure as Titans head coach, his team did not quit in a game where many would.

Mariota, whose pass was batted by Darrelle Revis, snagged the ball and dove into the end zone, capping a 15-play, 91-yard drive that lasted 8½ minutes. No one could hardly believe it.

He caught the ball and quickly dove into the end zone for the weird score. The defense forced a stop, and kicker Harrison Butker hit the right upright on a 48-yard field goal attempt.

The Titans scored again early in the fourth when running back Derrick Henry raced 35 yards for a touchdown.

Chiefs All-Pro tight end Travis Kelce left the game late in the first half after a hit by Titans' Johnathan Cyprien.

The team is led by rookie running back Kareem Hunt who led the league in rushing (1,327 yards). Now, Dorsey is the Cleveland Browns GM and knows exactly what Smith could bring to the franchise, the sort of stability at the game's most important position to help bring a perennial cellar-dweller out of the doldrums of the AFC North. Their helmets also collided and Kelce appeared to be dazed when he got to his feet. But Henry was ruled down before the fumble, and Tennessee was able to run out the clock.

A similar occurrence happened as the Titans looked to run out the clock as Marcus Peters stripped Derrick Henry and Derrick Johnson scooped up the loose ball and ran to the end zone. That said, it's personally hard to imagine the Chiefs really getting two impact draft picks (as in two second-round choices) for a quarterback who turns 34 soon.

96 percent of selected analysts are picking the Chiefs to win per NFL Pick Watch.

You can, indeed, "throw the ball and catch the ball at the same time".

The Chiefs' win streak is over and the long home playoff win drought continues thanks to a 22-21 defeat Saturday at Arrowhead Stadium.

They haven't won a home playoff game since January 1994, when Joe Montana was under center, and only two in their entire history.

The Chiefs still led 21-10 at that point, but the offense had gone cold.

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