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Should Chiefs be favored to beat the Cowboys? And more questions about KC after Week 1

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We've had a number of polls on the site recently so I wanted to hit rewind and take a look at what everyone said about the Kansas City Chiefs in our polls this week.

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Are the Chiefs that good or are the Jaguars that bad? A little of both

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The answer is always something in-between. There's no doubt that the Chiefs played a very good game last Sunday against the Jacksonville. There's also no doubt that the Jaguars are a bad team. So it's a little of both.

Power rankings: Middle of the pack for KC

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They were at No. 19 by SB Nation's NFL power rankings. That's fair right now. From many others' perspective, KC just beat a really bad team. You can't learn as much about your team by beating someone bad. It's important to beat those teams, but it's not "proving" a whole lot. That said, simply winning the games you should and not screwing it up is an effective way of making it into the postseason.

Chiefs are favorites - surprised?

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I was surprised. I don't know what I expected but I was a little surprise. The Chiefs are the home team and they say home teams get three points. So this game is pretty even.

The game ball goes to...

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Hard to knock this one. Andy Reid certainly deserves one -- and got one from Clark Hunt after the game -- but Justin Houston looked outstanding in Week 1. Good choice, AP.

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