Kansas City (1-2) rallied from a 10-0 deficit late in the first half on a pair of field goals by Dave Rayner before the winning 12-play drive.
Damon Huard completed 20-of-29 passes for 206 yards and the touchdown with just over nine minutes to play in the Chiefs’ home opener. Huard is 7-0 in home openers as a Chief.
Minnesota (1-2) staked out a 10-0 lead early on rookie Adrian Peterson’s 11-yard TD run in the first quarter. Ryan Longwell hit a 22-yard field goal with 9:18 to play in the second quarter.
. Kelly Holcomb, starting in place of injured Tavarias Jackson, was 14-of-28 for 165 yards in his first start for Minnesota.