Patrick Mahomes threw for a touchdown on the Chiefs’ first possession and safety Justin Reid kicked an extra point in Kansas City’s 19-14 loss to the host Chicago Bears on Saturday in the preseason opener for both teams.
Trevor Siemian threw two touchdown passes in the third quarter for the Bears.
Siemian completed 7-of-13 passes for 89 yards in relief of Justin Fields, who went 4 of 7 for 48 yards while running the new offense under coordinator Luke Getsy.
Panthers 23, Commanders 21
Sam Darnold threw for a touchdown and fellow quarterback Baker Mayfield completed 4-of-7 passes for 45 yards as Carolina bolted out to a 20-6 lead before holding off Washington.