The Chiefs released Matt Amandola after he missed a field goal and an extra point in a 3-point loss to the Colts.

The Chiefs released Matt Amandola after he missed a field goal and an extra point in a 3-point loss to the Colts.


of Kansas City Chiefs You know, poor special teams play was able to win the game. Indianapolis Colls. The team will try to fix one of those issues before Week 4, as they cut the ball. Matt Ammendola on Monday.

Ammendola missed a field goal and an extra point against the Colts on Sunday. Had he hit both attempts, the leaders could have won the race. Rather, the group He lost to the Colts 20-17.

With Ammendola gone, the Chiefs will look for their third quarterback of the 2022 NFL season. He entered the season with the team. Harrison Booker At the top of their depth chart. Butker — one of the NFL’s best and most consistent quarterbacks in his career — injured his ankle in Week 1 and has missed the past two games. Ammendola went into the bullpen and missed field goals in both Weeks 2 and 3.

Fix it It was not the only issue On special teams in Week 3. Rookie returner Sky Moore put the Chiefs in their own territory by giving the Colts good field position and making another punt.

When Booker was injured in Week 1, the Chiefs released a safety Justin Reid Two more points to fill. He went one for two in the experiment. Reed also kicked a field goal in the preseason. Given Reid’s importance to the Chiefs’ defense — he’s started every game he’s been in since 2019 — he probably won’t have a crack at the team’s full-time kicker role.

The Chiefs are likely to make a few snaps before their Week 4 matchup. Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - SEPTEMBER 25: Matt Ammendola #19 of the Kansas City Chiefs hits the ball during the game against the Indianapolis Colts at Lucas Oil Stadium on September 25, 2022 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

INDIANAPOLIS, IN – SEPTEMBER 25: Matt Ammendola #19 of the Kansas City Chiefs hits the ball during the game against the Indianapolis Colts at Lucas Oil Stadium on September 25, 2022 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

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