1. A free kick is awarded to a team in football after they get a safety. When a team gives up a safety, they lose possession of the ball and then must punt, drop kick, or place kick the ball back to the their opponent. The team is required to take the free kick from their own 20-yard line.
1. The Chiefs elect to punt the ball from their own 20 yard line after the safety, leaving them down 2 points.
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