The Kansas City Chiefs lead the Oakland Raiders, 14-10, after two quarters of play at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Mo.
The Chiefs opened the game with 14 unanswered points, but two late turnovers have drawn the Raiders closer.
Quarterback Alex Smith has led the Chiefs both on the ground and through the air. He is 8 of 15 for 105 yards passing, 1 touchdown and 2 interceptions and has 43 yards rushing on 6 carries.
The Chiefs began the game with possession and for the third straight game, scored a touchdown on their first offensive drive. Smith found wide receiver Jeremy Maclin for a 25-yard score. It was Maclin's 8th touchdown of the season.
After forcing the Raiders to punt on the ensuing possession, the Chiefs scored another touchdown for a second consecutive drive when running back Spencer Ware crossed the goal line for a 3-yard touchdown to make it 14-0.
The Chiefs led, 14-0, after one quarter of play.
The Raiders scored on their first drive of the second quarter when kicker Sebastian Janikowski hit a 29-yard field goal to make it 14-3.
Later in the quarter, Smith threw his second interception of the game into the hands of cornerback David Amerson, who took it 24 yards for a touchdown.
Safety Ron Parker recorded his 3rd interception of the season in the second quarter. Maclin has 2 receptions for 37 yards and the touchdown.
The Raiders will begin the third quarter with the football.
Photos from Chiefs Week 17 matchup against the Raiders