Chiefs got back to basics this week to aid run defense

In the Chiefs’ last two games, losses to Green Bay and Cincinnati, their opponents have run the ball quite well against their nickel subpackages, and it’s a trend the Chiefs are hoping to snuff out this Sunday against Matt Forte and the Bears.

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The Star's Andy McCullough details a big win for the Royals in Game 2 of their American League Division Series against the Astros and what it means for the rest of the series, which shifts to Houston on Sunday.