Patrick Mahomes' side-arm pass gets Chiefs on the board against Chargers

by Ricardo Gutierrez - Mahomes connected with running back Jerick McKinnon for the Chiefs' first score of the game on Thursday Night Football.

Bundesliga, NFL eye growth with new partnership 9h Reuters Things could get ugly for Tennessee if they can't replace AJ Brown 13h Turron Davenport NFL Week 2 betting notes: Mahomes' Thursday night success 14h Gilbert Bransford and Mackenzie Kraemer Patrick Mahomes' side-arm pass gets Chiefs on the board against Chargers David Eulitt/Getty Images 9:07 PM ET Adam TeicherESPN Staff Writer Close Covered Chiefs for 20 seasons for Kansas City Star Joined ESPN in 2013 The Kansas City Chiefs ' first touchdown of the game came after Patrick Mahomes was flushed from the pocket. He scrambled to his right and threw sidearm to running back Jerick McKinnon , who found his way into the end zone to complete the 9-yard touchdown play. The play allowed the Chiefs to cut their deficit to 10-7 in the second quarter.