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The Kansas City Chiefs offense is still answering questions about why the offense has been so lackluster -- even after wins. Kansas City is over. 500 for the first time this year, yet put up just 237 yards of total offense and 3.8 yards per play in Sunday's 13-7 victory over the Green Bay Packers

The total yards were the lowest of the season -- and the lowest for the team since Mahomes became the starting quarterback. Kansas City never won a game scoring 13 or fewer points under Mahomes as the starting quarterback prior to Sunday, a game the Packers started Jordan Love at quarterback with Aaron Rodgers out (COVID-19).

Kansas City is averaging just 24.6 points per game (15th in the NFL), the lowest total in the Mahomes-era. Mahomes continues to stay positive that the offense will get better as the second half of the season begins. 

"I'm still extremely confident. I know we're going to find it as an offense," Mahomes said. "We have too many good players, too special of coaches in this organization to not find it. The offensive line, I'm real confident in them. They're playing real good football these last few weeks and I think as they come together, it's going to keep this offense going and I expect us to start making plays here soon."

Mahomes completed 20 of 37 passes for 166 yards and a touchdown, averaging a career-low 4.5 yards per attempt. The 54.1% completion rate was the third-lowest in a regular season game for Mahomes and the 166 passing yards were the lowest for him in a full game. Yet, the Chiefs were able to win. 

"I mean it's just little things here and there. That's how it is in this league," Mahomes said. "We've been blessed enough that we've been able to execute at a high level these last few years including pretty much the beginning half of this season that we don't have to worry about them, but you're seeing that with the little things here and there on drives, they're stalling out and that starts with me getting us into the right play and making the right throw to get the completion."

Mahomes is completing a career-low 65.2% of his passes for 2,534 yards with 20 touchdowns and 10 interceptions (92.9 rating). The completion percentage, yards, touchdowns, yards per attempt, and passer rating are the lowest in Mahomes' career after the first nine games -- and the interceptions are up. 

Kansas City is still getting its season on track as Mahomes works through his slump. Once Mahomes figures it out, the Chiefs could be very dangerous. 

"We're getting there. We've got to keep bearing down and take care of some of these things," Chiefs head coach Andy Reid said. "There's a variety of these penalties with this game here, it stalled some drives and we've got to be better in that. Dropped balls, that's another one. We had dropped balls today. You can't drop balls. They kill you on drives.

"It's got to all fit. That's what we've done in the past. This is a new team and we've got some pieces in there that we're taking care of and learning and all that, but those are plays that we normally make. The important thing was that we did come together there at the end and then we had productive plays, and listen, I'm part of that. I can be better to put them in position to make these plays too. So, we've all got a little piece of this."