Connor Barth

Broncos dominate Chiefs in 29-16 win

Broncos dominate Chiefs in 29-16 win

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A dominating first-quarter performance helped the Denver Broncos to a 29-16 victory over the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday night at Arrowhead Stadium.

In the game's first 15 minutes, the Broncos rode the legs of running back C.J. Anderson and reached the end zone on a pair of touchdown passes from quarterback Peyton Manning. The Denver defense was just as dominating, holding the Chiefs to minus-10 yards in the first quarter. The Broncos lead became 17-0 in the second quarter before the Kansas City offense picked up its initial first down.

The victory lifted the...