Kansas City Chiefs vs. Indianapolis Colts is the 2013-2014 NFL First Round Playoffs, which starts on Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 1:35 p.m. PT (4:35 p.m. ET). The (11-5) Chiefs will be visiting the (11-5) Colts at the Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana. Information on how to watch to game through free online live stream can be found below.
Going into NFL's first round playoffs, the No. 2 AFC West team Chiefs have clinched the wild card, while Denver Broncos have clinched the division lead. Meanwhile, the Colts have clinched AFC South division title. Saturday's AFC wild-card round game will determine who will get to advance to the AFC divisional round, playing either against the Broncos or New England Patriots on January 11, 2014.
Chiefs have passed 208.8 yards a game and put down 128.5 yards on the ground; they have 337.2 total yards and 26.9 points a game. Quarterback Alex Smith have led the offenses with 3,313 pass yards and 23 touchdowns at 508 attempts. Running back Jamaal Charles have rushed the ball down the field with 1,287 yards in 259 carries, putting down 12 rush touchdowns. Smith also added 431 rush yards and one touchdown in 76 carries. In addition, Charles have caught 70 passes and put down 7 touchdowns.
Linebacker Derrick Johnson have led the Chiefs' defenses with 107 tackles, 12 assist and 4.5 sacks; Eric Berry added 74 tackles, 8 assists and 3.5 sacks. Kansas City's defense had been No. 1, but have backslide beginning Week 14 of the regular season.
The Colts are entering the first round playoffs with a 30-10 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars. This is their second-consecutive year entering the playoffs. In their last three games, they have outscored opponents 78-20, which stands in stark contrast to the Chiefs, who have lost four of their last six - including a 23-7 loss to Colts last week.
Indianapolis quarterback Andrew Luck have led the team with 3,822 pass yards and 23 touchdowns at 570 attempts. While receiver T. Y. Hilton leads in 1,083 yards and 5 touchdowns at 82 catches, Luck have spread out the passes throughout the team. Running back Donald Brown leads in rush yards (537) and 6 touchdowns at 102 attempts; Trend Richardson leads added 458 yards and 3 touchdowns at 157 attempts.
Colts' defenses leaders include Linebacker Jerrell Freeman, who has 126 tackles, 43 assists and 5.5 sacks, linebacker Antoine Bethea, who has 110 tackles, 30 assists and 1 sacks. They have led Indianapolis to keeping the opponents' points down at 21 points a game, 9th in the league.
According to the teams' offensive and defensive comparison only, either team is likely to emerge as the winner. But according to the way both teams played, the Colts are expected to dominate the game and advance towards the 2nd round playoffs for the AFC division round on Saturday, Jan. 11, and Sunday, Jan. 12.
Chiefs vs. Colts game will be televised nationally on NBC Sports, and will be broadcasted free online through live stream in HD format at NBCSports.com.