Chiefs game against Bengals flexed to Sunday night

Posted at 9:56 AM, Oct 09, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-09 14:29:20-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Kansas City Chiefs will play two straight weeks on Sunday Night Football.

The league announced Tuesday morning that the Chiefs game on Sunday, Oct. 21, against the Cincinnati Bengals will now be played on Sunday Night Football.

The news was first reported by ESPN NFL reporter Adam Schefter.

The game, scheduled at Arrowhead Stadium, was originally scheduled for noon.

The game will mark the second straight week the team will play on Sunday night. The Chiefs play against the New England Patriots this Sunday in Foxborough, Massachusetts.

Both games are set for a 7:20 p.m. start on 41 Action News.