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Week 6 Patriots vs Chiefs: Sony Michel’s second touchdown of the night increases New England’s lead

The Patriots are up 24-9.

Kansas City Chiefs v New England Patriots Photo by Adam Glanzman/Getty Images

The New England Patriots are playing arguably their best game of the season tonight considering the quality and record of their opponent. The 5-0 Kansas City Chiefs have been outplayed on offense and defense so far: the Patriots are holding their high-powered offense to field goals instead of touchdowns, while the team’s very own offense has been efficient.

The latest example of this is the team’s third touchdown of the night:

The one-yard touchdown run by first-round rookie Sony Michel capped a seven-play, 75-yard drive that saw a pass interference penalty against Kansas City set up New England at the 1-yard line. The penalty was drawn by Josh Gordon, who got behind the defense and had to be stopped via tackle before hauling in a potential touchdown.

New England took advantage of the prime field position with Michel scoring his second touchdown of the night – and fourth overall of his pro career.