Chris Harris

Chiefs need all of overtime to tame the Broncos, 30-27, in a wild one

Chiefs need all of overtime to tame the Broncos, 30-27, in a wild one

In one of the wildest NFL games in memory, Kansas City ricocheted its way to a 30-27 overtime victory Sunday night, handing the Denver Broncos a devastating loss before a packed house at Sports Authority Field.

With five seconds remaining in the extra period, Chiefs kicker Cairo Santos made a 34-yard field goal that struck the left upright and caromed over the crossbar. It wasn’t immediately apparent to the Broncos that the kick had gone through, adding to the surreal nature of the ending.

“It was a tough situation, man,” Broncos cornerback Chris Harris Jr. said. “We let them get down there with stupid coverages we were playing. We didn’t...