Chargers TE Donald Parham – Chargers tight end Donald Parham Jr. was thumped oblivious and stretchered off in the main quarter of the Chiefs’ 34-28 extra-time win Thursday.
Probably NFL’s biggest round of the week didn’t exactly squeeze into four quarters Thursday night at SoFi Stadium.
Similarly, the Chargers couldn’t exactly crush past the Kansas City Chiefs — on the field or in the standings.
After falling behind in the last three minutes of the guideline, the Chiefs were energized to win 34-28 in additional time when tight end Travis Kelce partitioned and vanquished a scrambling guard.
Kelce diverted a short pass from Patrick Mahomes into a winding, weaving 34-yard score on the initial ownership of the additional meeting.
The abrupt score implied Justin Herbert never had a chance to reply in extra time, the Chargers tumbling to 8-6 and botching a chance to assume control over the lead position in the AFC West.
Kansas City improved to OK, opening a two-game edge on the division. The Chargers likely are left to go after a trump card season finisher spot with three games left.
Most of the game was played with the setting of a terrifying circumstance that finished the Chargers’ initial belonging.
Tight end Donald Parham Jr. has stretchered off the field and taken to a close-by emergency clinic in the wake of hitting his head on the turf while endeavoring to make a catch.
The Chargers later reported that Parham was in stable condition while going through testing at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center.
Parham plunged and had the ball in his grasp momentarily however couldn’t get the fourth-down pass after landing.
He stayed unmoving as the game was deferred for quite some time. Parham ultimately was encircled by his partners as clinical faculty removed him.
Herbert completed 22 of 38 for 236 yards and two scores with one capture. His scores went to Allen and Jalen Guyton.
Justin Jackson conveyed multiple times for a season-high 86 yards, parting time with starter Austin Ekeler, who was tottered because of a lower leg injury. Ekeler got done with 59 yards and a score in 12 surges.
Playing without beginning left tackle Rashawn Slater, the Chargers ran the ball multiple times for season-high 192 yards. Three-pointer Pipkins III filled in for Slater, who was out after testing positive for COVID-19 this week.
The Chargers lost star well-being, Derwin James Jr., from the get-go in the final quarter due to a hamstring injury. James was sketchy entering the game however began later the Chargers considered him fit after an early exercise.
Later Kansas City tied the score 21-21, the Chargers started to lead the pack with 2:19 left when Herbert hit Allen for an eight-yard score.
Be that as it may, the Chargers’ protection couldn’t stop Mahomes the remainder of the way.
The previous association MVP passed seven yards to Kelce for the binds score with 1:16 left in the guideline. After winning the additional time coin throw, Kansas City went 75 yards in just five plays, Mahomes and Kelce associating with the win it.
Kelce wrapped up with 10 gets for a vocation high 191 yards. Partner Tyreek Hill had 12 gatherings for 148 yards. Mahomes was 31 of 47 for 410 yards and three scores.
The Chargers neglected to change over some great possibilities, completing two for five on fourth down and four for seven in the red zone. One of their two turnovers was a significant Joshua Kelley bobble close to the Kansas City objective line.
Driving 14-13 from the get-go in the final quarter, the Chargers were hoping to extend their benefit when Kelley mishandled on third and objective at the Kansas City one-yard line.
He took the handoff and went airborne, however, had the ball slapped out of his hands by Chiefs’ guarded tackle Tershawn Wharton. Ben Niemann recuperated for Kansas City.
Staley called the misplay a learning opportunity for Kelley. For the Chargers, this was a night brimming with illustrations.