Kansas City Chiefs OL Struggles Against San Francisco 49ers Friday Night

August 17, 2013   ·     ·   Jump to comments

If you caught any part of the Kansas City Chiefs game against the San Francisco 49ers on Friday night, there's a good chance you saw their offensive line struggle. 
They gave up seven sacks and allowed eight quarterback hits on the night. The only good news from those numbers is that all of the Chiefs quarterbacks got out alive. 
Chiefs starting quarterback Alex Smith was sacked three times in the first half, and finished the game 7-16 for 62 yards. Despite all that pressure, Smith didn't turn the ball over. So if you're looking for some silver lining from an offensive standpoint, that's one way of looking at it. 
There's only so much you can take from this game because each team approaches the game in different ways. They are evaluating different aspects of their team. The 49ers brought a lot more pressure than the Chiefs saw from the New Orleans Saints last week. The 49ers blitzed guys from all over the place. Cornerback Perrish Cox led the 49ers with tw...

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