Kansas City Chiefs vs Arizona Cardinals 08/20/2021 Tips, Forecast and Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Kansas City Chiefs vs Arizona Cardinals 08/20/2021 – Kansas City Chiefs have kick-started their season well by opening their preseason game with a victory. The Chiefs took out the San Francisco 49ers with just a three-point difference and they are looking forward to dealing with the Cardinals in their second preseason game. The Arizona Cardinals came off the same three-point victory against the Cowboys. The Cardinals are up against a strong Kansas squad and they need to improve their defensive skills. The NFL preseason picks have all the odds and lines available online as these teams kick off from State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Arizona.
Kansas City Chiefs vs Arizona Cardinals 08/20/2021
Kansas City Chiefs
Kansas City took out the 49ers with a final score of 19-16. The Royals were not too strong with their defense, but the offense opened up. The Chiefs brought back all their starters from last season except Willie Gay. Darius Harris was injured and did not get back to the linebacker position. Patrick Mahomes is expected to get onto the field in this game against the Cardinals. Anthony Gordon touched 79 passing yards from the backup quarterback spot. The Royals will take on the Minnesota Vikings in their last preseason game before they hit the regular season.
Players to watch: Patrick Mahomes QB (GP 15, CMP 390, ATT 588, CMP% 66.3, YDS 4740, AVG 8.1, YDS/G 336.5, LNG 75, TD 38, INT 6, SACK 22, SYL 147, RTG 108.2), Clyde Edwards-Helaire RB (GP 13, ATT 181, YDS 803, AVG 4.4, LNG 31, BIG 3, TD 4, YDS/G 61.8, FUM 0, LST 0, FD 39), Travis Kelce TE (GP 15, REC 105, TGTS 145, YDS 1416, AVG 13.5, TD 11, LNG 45, BIG 23, YDS/G 94.4, FUM 1, LST 1, YAC 597, FD 79).
The Arizona Cardinals scored 19 and gave up the same 16 to the Dallas Cowboys. The Cardinals were strong enough to take out Dallas, However, they will need more effort against the Chiefs. Linebacker Zaven Collins was the bright spot for the Cardinals while Matt Prater kicked a field goal that helped the Cardinals to tie the game. Kyler Murray was not seen on the field while Colt McCoy was the other notable player with 69 passing yards. Chris Streveler went 12 for 24 with 107 passing yards.
Players to watch: Kyler Murray QB (GP 16, CMP 375, ATT 558, CMP% 67.2, YDS 3971, AVG 7.1, YDS/G 299.4, LNG 80, TD 26, INT 12, SACK 27, SYL 176, RTG 94.3), (GP 16, ATT 133, YDS 819, AVG 6.2, LNG 48, BIG 7, TD 11, YDS/G 51.2, FUM 5, LST 0, FD 52), Chase Edmonds RB (GP 16, ATT 97, YDS 448, AVG 4.6, LNG 32, BIG 4, TD 1, YDS/G 28, FUM 1, LST 0, FD 22), DeAndre Hopkins WR (GP 16, REC 115, TGTS 160, YDS 1407, AVG 12.2, TD 6, LNG 60, BIG 17, YDS/G 87.9, FUM 3, LST 2, YAC 527, FD 75).
Kansas City Chiefs vs Arizona Cardinals Betting Numbers
Kansas City Chiefs
Kansas City are 2-9-1 ATS in their last 12 games.
Arizona are 3-7 ATS in their last 10 games.
Kansas City Chiefs vs Arizona Cardinals Betting Picks
The online sportsbook for the NFL has predicted the Chiefs to continue their success and take out the Cardinals in this game. Arizona is yet to find their strength while the Chiefs are playing with most of their players from last season.