With the entire schedule for the 2022 NFL season having been officially released, Kansas City Chiefs, among other teams, can start their preparations. The schedule is complete with dates, times, and locations for every game of the regular season from Week 1 to Week 17.
The Kansas City Chiefs hope to once again be Super Bowl contenders during the 2022 NFL season, as they have been for the last four years. They face a difficult schedule this year, so the task won’t be easy for them. They have many crucial games along the way which will directly impact the outcome of the regular-season.
Here are five games that will be pivotal to the Chiefs’ success this season. Divisional games have been excluded from this list, as these game are always crucial for every team .
#5 – Week 3 vs. Indianapolis Colts
The only one of their first eight opponents who didn’t make the playoffs is the Indianapolis Colts, who still finished the season with a winning record. It will be important for the Chiefs to capitalize on a relatively weaker matchup.
#4 – Week 1 vs. Arizona Cardinals
Mahomes and the Chiefs will be hoping for a much better outcome when they meet again in the 2022 NFL season. The game will take place in Week 9 on Sunday Night Football at Arrowhead Stadium.