The Kansas City Chiefs lost to the Philadelphia Eagles 21-17 during a football game. A pivotal moment in the game occurred when star quarterback Patrick Mahomes passed the ball to a wide open Marquez Valdes-Scantling with a potential game-winning opportunity. However, the ball hit off Valdes-Scantling’s chest and landed on the floor, leaving players and fans stunned.
The commentators attributed the loss to a series of mistakes made by the Chiefs players. Notably, MVS did not catch a single ball despite being targeted three times, causing fans around the world to take notice of his disappointing performance. This is the fifth time since 2018 that MVS has dropped a pass on a throw of more than thirty yards.
People flocked to social media to discuss the missed opportunity and its impact on the team. Suggestions for a rough patch ahead were thrown around, as well as disparaging comments about MVS’s expectations.