The Seahawks got a break late in the first half when they forced a fumble on a pass play from quarterback Alex Smith to tight end Travis Kelce. As Kelce was attempting to gain a first down to the Kansas City 47, safety Earl Thomas forced the ball out and defensive tackle Jordan Hill came up with the
After the Seahawks went three-and-out on their opening possession, the Chiefs went on a 15-play, 86-yard drive that took up 9:01 of the first quarter and was capped by a 1-yard run by Jamaal Charles that put the Chiefs up, 7-0, with 4:16 to go in the period. (Watch video here)
UW held Arizona’s prolific offense to just 375 yards, the Wildcats’ second-lowest output of the season. UW freshman cornerback Sidney Jones intercepted Arizona’s Anu Solomon twice, after Solomon entered the game with just five interceptions in nine games.