Kansas City allowed 28 unanswered points between the second and third quarters on their way to a 37-10 loss to the New York Jets.
After Ryan Succop's 53 yard field goal with 4:36 remaining in the first quarter cut the New York lead to 7-3 the Jets went on a rampage scoring four times as Kansas City once again struggled to find any offense. New York got second quarter touchdowns from Santonio Holmes, Shonn Greene and Ladainian Tomlinson to take a 28-3 lead at the half. Quarterback Mark Sanchez added a three yard rushing touchdown of his own in the third quarter to extend the lead to 35-3.
The Chiefs got their lone touchdown of the game in the fourth quarter when Tyler Palko found Jerheme Urban for a 24 yard scoring strike to cut the lead to 35-10. The Jets finished off the game's scoring by recording a safety on Chiefs running back Jackie Battle.
Tyler Palko completed 16 of 32 passes for 195 yards with a touchdown and an interception. The Chiefs struggled to move the ball on the ground with Battle running 10 times for 33 yards. Dwayne Bowe caught six balls for 69 yards to lead all Kansas City receivers. The Chiefs lost the time of possession battle with the Jets holding the ball for just over 22 minutes in the game.
Mark Sanchez turned in a solid performance throwing for 181 yards and two touchdowns. He also had two rushing touchdowns in the game. Shonn Greene topped 100 yards finishing with 129 on 24 carries. Greene also led all New York receivers with three catches for 58 yards.