Top 5 Headlines 12/6: Chiefs vs. Cardinals Preview

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1. Chiefs vs. Cardinals preview

By Adam Teicher and Josh Weinfuss - ESPN.com

"When two teams are playing for their playoff lives, desperation begins to set in.

Desperation then leads to urgency, which could produce one of the best games of the weekend. Sunday's game between the Arizona Cardinals and Kansas City Chiefs has potential to be a nail-biter or a snoozer -- depending on which teams decide to show up. The Cardinals need a win to stay atop the NFC and NFC West. Kansas City needs a win to either jump into the wild-card picture or stay on the outside, peering through the fence."    READ MORE…

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2. Chiefs' Charles available Sunday against Cardinals

By AP - Fox Sports

" Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles will be available for Sunday's game at Arizona despite bruising his knee in last weekend's loss to the Broncos.

Chiefs coach Andy Reid said that Charles did not miss a snap all week in practice and will start against the Cardinals. Charles had just 10 carries for 35 yards against Denver."    READ MORE…

3. Prediction: Chiefs will beat Cardinals

By Adam Teicher - ESPN.com

"The Kansas City Chiefs went on the road after losing a second straight game against Denver earlier this season and turned their season around. They beat the Dolphins 34-15 in Miami to break that mini losing streak.

There's no guarantee that piece of recent history will repeat itself and the Chiefs will break a two-game losing streak in Sunday's game against the Cardinals at Arizona. But the Cardinals appear to be a good opponent for the Chiefs to catch at this particular time. "    READ MORE…

4. Chiefs, Cardinals look to snap 2-game skid

By Bob Baum - Fox Sports

"The Kansas City Chiefs have dropped two in a row and are in danger of falling out of the AFC playoff race. The Arizona Cardinals have lost two straight and are clinging to a one-game lead in the NFC West.

One team will get back on the right track when the Chiefs (7-5) and Cardinals (9-3) meet Sunday. The other could be in serious trouble."    READ MORE…

5. Chiefs to feed Jamaal Charles 'as often as we can'

By Marc Sessler - NFL.com

"The Chiefs have a good plan for ending their two-game losing streak: Put it all in the hands of Jamaal Charles.

Offensive coordinator Doug Pederson told reporters this week that the team's All-Pro running back will be featured heavily over the next four games as Kansas City looks to capture its second straight playoff berth."    READ MORE…

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