Raiders Roasted for Pregame Meeting on Chiefs Logo [LOOK]

Getty Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Nick Bolts and Las Vegas Raiders running back Josh Jacobs.

When the Kansas City Chiefs played host to the Las Vegas Raiders in Week 14, the Raiders decided to be a bit disrespectful during pregame on GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium.

Before the game started, Las Vegas players huddled on the Chiefs logo at midfield, a sign of disrespect to the home team that’s also a division rival.

The irony of the Raiders’ taunting attempt was what ensued. Las Vegas ended their trip to Kansas City with what ended up being a 48-9 blowout loss to the defending AFC champions.

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Chiefs Close Out Series Against Raiders Strongly

Kansas City’s offense posted 372 yards of total offense and five touchdowns. Quarterback Patrick Mahomes completed 20-of-24 pass attempts for 258 yards and two touchdowns. Running back Clyde Edwards-Helaire gathered 37 yards on the ground on 10 carries and scored the two touchdowns for the offense. Running back Derrick Gore had the other offensive touchdown, which came on a 51-yard scamper during the 4th quarter.

The Chiefs’ defense had a strong outing as well. The unit accounted for five turnovers, four of which were fumbles, the first one being returned for a touchdown on the Raiders’ first offensive play of the day, and the other being an interception via Tyrann Mathieu.


Twitter Roasts Raiders for Midfield Huddle

Fans took to Twitter to poke fun at the Raiders for their pregame antics, which were poorly backed based on Las Vegas’ outing against the defending AFC champions.

“After the raiders gathered at the chiefs’ logo before the game, kansas city is now having a series of meetings in their end zone,” Nora Princiotti of The Ringer wrote.

“You wanted a war Raiders? The Chiefs defense just took you to church on the first snap. Enjoy your logo meeting,” Nick Jacobs of KSHB 41 wrote.

“Maybe the Raiders shouldn’t have gathered on the Chiefs logo before the game? It’s now 28-0 in the 2nd quarter,” Sea of Red Nation wrote.

“Raiders having the little pow wow on the Chiefs logo is looking really funny now,” wrote Ryan.

“Was there anything more predictable than the Raiders getting smoked once they stepped on the Chiefs logo?” wrote Jordan Zirm of The Checkdown.

“Bro the raiders really danced on the chiefs logo and got 34 put on them in the first half. Holy smokes.,” Kane Davis wrote.

“I want to see the Chiefs break it down at halftime on the logo before going into the locker room. Just a giant middle finger to the Raiders,” LilBigs1226 wrote.

“When they decided to be disrespectful and have their pre-game “hype” meeting on the Chiefs logo at midfield, I was like they’re about to get a beat down for that Ill-advised move,” Vaxxed & Masked wrote. “Yep…this is what I expected.”

“The Raiders wanted to make a statement so they held a pre-game meeting on the Chiefs logo at mid-field. Chiefs didn’t say anything. All they did was pile on 35 points in the first half! LOL That’s how you respond!” wrote Ken Kal, radio voice of the Detroit Red Wings.

“Wow the Raiders really tried to stunt on the Chiefs logo before the game? They got Derek Carr as their qb why would they be that bold?” Bobo Anderson wrote.

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