Jalen Hurts led a second-half comeback because the Philadelphia Eagles beat the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs 21-17 in a rematch of final season’s Tremendous Bowl.
Quarterback Hurts rushed for 2 touchdowns after defending champions Kansas Metropolis led 17-7 at half-time.
The Eagles now have a 9-1 file, the perfect within the NFL up to now this season, whereas the Chiefs are 7-3.
“That was an entire group win, an entire group effort. We discovered a method,” mentioned 25-year-old Hurts.
“It was two groups going at it in a hostile setting and we confirmed up when it mattered probably the most.”
Hurts completed with 150 passing yards in what was solely the ninth regular-season rematch of the earlier season’s Tremendous Bowl.
At Tremendous Bowl 57 it was Kansas Metropolis who overturned a 10-point deficit in a traditional match to win a second NFL title in 4 years.
Whereas that match was a high-scoring one, ending 38-35, Monday’s on the Chiefs’ Arrowhead Stadium was dominated by defence as Hurts was sacked 5 instances.
Nevertheless, he produced the decisive scores within the second half, dashing from 10 yards to shut the Chiefs’ result in three factors earlier than finishing the comeback when he was pushed over from one yard.
Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes nearly snatched the win on their last possession however receiver Marquez Valdes-Scantling dropped a move on the Eagles’ goalline.
“We did not play properly offensively,” Hurts mentioned. “Our defence undoubtedly had us sturdy in that sport. They did a terrific job.
“We’re successful video games however we’re but to play our greatest ball. There’s loads to be inspired by. However we’re removed from the completed product.”
The Chiefs stay in command of the AFC West division, whereas the Eagles have a two-game lead on the Dallas Cowboys within the NFC East.