Patrick Mahomes, Travis Kelce encourage Clyde Edwards-Helaire after late fumble costs Chiefs

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Sep 19, 2021; Baltimore, Maryland, USA; Kansas City Chiefs running back Clyde Edwards-Helaire (25) fumbles as Baltimore Ravens defender se recovers during the fourth quarter at M&T Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports

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The Kansas City Chiefs had the Baltimore Ravens on the brink. Trailing by a point with under 1:30 to play and the ball at the Ravens’ 32-yard line, the Chiefs were in position to beat the Ravens again, looking to run down the clock and have Harrison Butker kick a walk off field goal.

Kansas City took the ball out of Patrick Mahomes’ hands, giving a late carry to Clyde Edwards-Helaire in order to chew some game clock. Edwards-Helaire fumbled and the Chiefs never got the ball back, as Lamar Jackson sealed the Ravens’ 36-35 victory with a first down carry on fourth-and-1 just four plays later.

A mistake Edwards-Helaire knew he couldn’t make, but his teammates won’t let the miscue haunt him.

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