With Jamaal Charles still working his way back from his torn ACL in 2015, Kansas City's depth at running back is being tested.
Smith's return is likely to renew the conversation about how players can remain in a game despite the league's concussion protocol and the presence of independent neurologists.
On second-and-2 from their 45-yard line, Smith ran around the left side and slid to the turf as Colts safety Clayton Geathers was closing in.
Mrs. Smith is not thrilled about the shots her hubby took this week either (Smith would later take another hit and actually suffer a concussion - he was only being checked originally). Ford had two sacks in the victory over Oakland, but did not get New Orleans quarterback Drew Brees on the ground last Sunday.
"That is the next step for this club is to get back-to-back performances to where we can close out a game".
Kansas City increased its lead to 24-7 with 7:34 to play on Foles' 34-yard touchdown pass to Tyreek Hill, who broke free along the left sideline, capping a 10-play, 75-yard drive.
Instead, they cropped back up against an opponent that is 15-2 in its past 17 games precisely because it avoids such self-destructive mistakes.
So for the time being, the Chiefs will try to survive this injury rash just like they did against the Colts.
Indianapolis (3-5), which has not won consecutive games this season, fell to 2-2 in Lucas Oil Stadium. He also lost a fumble, while his interception led to the Chiefs scoring seven points a few plays later near the end of the first half. "But you can't, and we couldn't overcome it this time".
He knows the Indianapolis Colts face a serious challenge Sunday against Kansas City, a team in the middle of the AFC West title hunt.
While Luck went down twice, as he has in every game this season, the franchise quarterback took only seven hits.
Spencer Ware, Travis Kelce, and Alex Smith should all have big games against a struggling Coltsdefense. The Colts have had many problems since the season kicked off with injuries, a 4th quarter collapse in a game that ended in a loss and overall ineffectiveness on defense.
The Chiefsannounced Ware would not return after his diagnosis in the second half against Indianapolis. Both of them were ruled out for the rest of the game along with Chiefs left guard Parker Ehinger, who appeared to injure his lower right leg.
Rookie Joe Haeg again will fill in for Mewhort, with Joe Reitz moving back to right tackle where he has made four starts this year. Hilton returned after hurting his hamstring bur wasn't the same.
Gaines missed last week's game against the Saints, while Schwartz sustained a sprained ankle in the game.
Tal Afar had a sizable minority of Shiites before Islamic State militants captured the town in 2014 and they were forced to flee. But advances have been slower in the south, with government forces still 20 miles (35 kilometers) from the city.
Taking the podium, Obama hailed Clinton "for her leadership, for her courage and for what she is going to do for this country". Michelle Obama's approval ratings actually increased by 6 percentage points after her Democratic National Convention speech.
We could have scored goals, we had the same amount of possession - and nearly the same amount of goalscoring opportunities. Old Trafford: Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola says he would rather quit than change his footballing philosophy.
Even though the new vote is expected to be approved by a large majority, it may still allow countries to revisit their vote. The UN body also on Tuesday adopted a separate, less controversial resolution on schools in Palestinian territories.
The original August 24 6.2-magnitude quake was still 41 percent stronger than even the second aftershock. It also shook the central Italian city of L'Aquila, which was struck by a deadly quake in 2009.
Janssen scored a penalty in the 2-1 loss to Liverpool on Tuesday evening - his second spot-kick in as many EFL Cup games. Former Tottenham striker and coach Les Ferdinand has backed Vincent Janssen to "come to fruition" at White Hart Lane.
Militia commanders have said that their forces will not enter Mosul but will instead focus on surrounding towns like Tel Afar. The militias have been accused of systematic abuses against Sunnis, whom the militias view as sympathizers of Islamic State.
After two weeks of picking against the Irish, I have a feeling they're due - just as Stanford was two weeks ago in South Bend . It was Murphy's Law in South Bend for the Hurricanes. "You have to come out with a little more control", McGlinchey said.
Bush, he said, "in effect, I'm being asked to waive centuries of legal precedent created to protect voters". Bernie Sander visited UNM to encourage support for Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton.
Earlier this year, Comey closed the yearlong investigation without filing any charges against Clinton and her associates. FBI investigators will check those emails to see whether any of them contained classified material, the letter stated.
Trump, Clinton in the Home Stretch
Clinton maintains a staff of more than 800, and has spent more on advertising than Trump has every single week of the race. And Trump himself has contributed just over half the $100 million he pledged to help bankroll his own campaign.
Released memo outlines Bill Clinton's lucrative speeches
Hillary Clinton backed out of a 2015 foundation event in Morocco, for example, after that country's king pledged $12 million. Hillary Clinton has said job one after she and her husband left the White House in 1997 was making money.
Ex-Bill Clinton aide memo roils wife's campaign over ethics
Band is co-founder of global PR consulting firm Teneo and worked as Bill Clinton's personal assistant during his presidency. The memo shows examples of companies paying Bill Clinton directly when they were also donors to the Foundation .
Syria: Turkish forces to move on Manbij, Raqqa
Meanwhile, other media reports said more than 200 soldiers and civilians had been detained in coup-related operations on Thursday. However, Arab forces, and not Kurdish ones, are expected to be the ones to take the city itself, United States officials say.
Syrian rebels launch Aleppo offensive to break siege
Iran has been providing military advisory assistance to the Syrian government in its campaign against terrorism. Since March 2011, Syria has been hit by militancy it blames on some Western states and their regional allies.
Bus passengers saved by 'hero' taxi driver
A Muslim bus driver died in Brisbane, Australia , after a passenger threw an "item" which set him on fire, police said on Friday. Mr Alisher was an enthusiastic singer and hobby film-maker. "Today when I heard I am very disappointed, I left my job", he said.
Clinton Demands 'Full And Complete Facts' On New Emails
Alabama's senior senator said the latest revelations are an indication of an "incomplete investigation" by the FBI. The FBI "cannot yet assess whether or not this material may be significant", Comey told the committee chairmen.
Donald Trump offers strategy lessons to military expert
"It is clearly the desire of the US and Iraqi governments to eliminate collateral damage to the civilian population of Mosul". During an interview with ABC's George Stephanopoulos, the Donald said he could teach the retired U.S.