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Published: Sept. 24, 2018 at 02:49 p.m.

Mind-boggling stats: Chiefs offense

With Patrick Mahomes' record-breaking performance as quarterback for the Kansas City Chiefs, check out the mind-boggling stats surrounding the team's 3-0 start.

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  • Patrick Mahomes has thrown 13 TD passes through three games this season, the most in the first three games of a season in NFL history. 8

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    Breaking records

    Patrick Mahomes has thrown 13 TD passes through three games this season, the most in the first three games of a season in NFL history.

  • The Chiefs start 3-0 for the second consecutive season. In the 2017 season, they finished 10-6 and lost in the Wild Card. 7

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    Skillful start

    The Chiefs start 3-0 for the second consecutive season. In the 2017 season, they finished 10-6 and lost in the Wild Card.

  • Mahomes posted a 110.0+ passer rating in Week 3. 6

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    Powerful performance

    Mahomes posted a 110.0+ passer rating in Week 3.

  • With 13 touchdown passes in the 2018 season, Mahomes beats both Peyton Manning and Tom Brady for the most touchdown passes in the first three games of a season in NFL history.

Manning threw 12 touchdown passes in the first three games of the 2013 season, while Brady threw 11 in 2011. 5

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    Beating the greats

    With 13 touchdown passes in the 2018 season, Mahomes beats both Peyton Manning and Tom Brady for the most touchdown passes in the first three games of a season in NFL history. Manning threw 12 touchdown passes in the first three games of the 2013 season, while Brady threw 11 in 2011.

  • The Chiefs are the second team to score more than 38 points in each of its first three games of a season since 1970, with the first being the 2007 Patriots. 4

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    Soaring scores

    The Chiefs are the second team to score more than 38 points in each of its first three games of a season since 1970, with the first being the 2007 Patriots.

  • Mahomes has been stellar on opening drives this season; the Chiefs have scored a touchdown on their opening possession in each of their first three games. 3

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    Stellar starts

    Mahomes has been stellar on opening drives this season; the Chiefs have scored a touchdown on their opening possession in each of their first three games.

  • The Chiefs offense has 384 total yards so far this season (307 passing, 77 rushing). 2

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    Total yards

    The Chiefs offense has 384 total yards so far this season (307 passing, 77 rushing).

  • The Chiefs have scored 118 points so far this season, the sixth-most through a team's first three games since 1970. 1

    Charlie Riedel/Associated Press

    Raking in points

    The Chiefs have scored 118 points so far this season, the sixth-most through a team's first three games since 1970.