Alex Smith

ICYMI in NFL Week 12: Big 'D' from Von, Houston, Mack, JPP

Yes, folks, it's still OK to play dominant defense in the NFL. Just ask Von Miller, Justin Houston, Khalil Mack and Jason Pierre-Paul.

Before the Chiefs' 30-27 overtime victory over the Broncos on Sunday night turned into a wild-as-can-be shootout — replete with Tyreek Hill's star turn for Kansas City (TDs on a run, catch and return), a replay review with a second left in regulation that resulted in the tying touchdown , Denver coach Gary Kubiak's ill-fated choice to try a 62-yard field goal that missed and set up the Chiefs with a short field for the game-winning drive, and Cairo Santos' concluding kick that ricocheted off the left upright and sailed barely inside the...