The Kansas City Chiefs were decisively beaten by the San Diego Chargers, 42 to 31, on September 20, 1981.

Final

SD

42

KC

Chiefs

2-1-0

31

Team

SD

KC

1

14

7

2

14

7

3

7

14

4

7

3

Total

42

31

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st quarter

SD

KC

Chiefs

Ted McKnight 1-yard run (Nick Lowery kick)

0

7

Chargers

Kellen Winslow 13-yard pass from Dan Fouts (Rolf Benirschke kick)

7

7

Chargers

James Brooks 29-yard pass from Dan Fouts (Rolf Benirschke kick)

14

7

2nd quarter

SD

KC

Chargers

Chuck Muncie 1-yard run (Rolf Benirschke kick)

21

7

Chargers

Eric Sievers 12-yard pass from Dan Fouts (Rolf Benirschke kick)

28

7

Chiefs

Al Dixon 7-yard pass from Bill Kenney (Nick Lowery kick)

28

14

3rd quarter

SD

KC

Chiefs

Ted McKnight 3-yard run (Nick Lowery kick)

28

21

Chargers

Chuck Muncie 3-yard run (Rolf Benirschke kick)

35

21

Chiefs

Billy Jackson 4-yard run (Nick Lowery kick)

35

28

4th quarter

SD

KC

Chiefs

Nick Lowery 37-yard field goal

35

31

Chargers

Gary Johnson 5-yard interception return (Rolf Benirschke kick)

42

31