AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MORECoach Doc Rivers a “fan” from way back of Jazz’s Jordan ClarksonCincinnati, its playoff berth already in hand, didn’t need to get a lot done on Sunday – and it didn’t. Only Shayne Graham’s first-quarter field goal kept the Bengals (11-5) from being shut out for the first time since 2001. The Chiefs were unstoppable on offense and stifling on defense in Sunday’s 37-3 victory over the playoff-bound Cincinnati Bengals. But Pittsburgh’s 35-21 victory over Detroit kept the Chiefs (10-6) from reaching the AFC playoffs, and Vermeil’s decision to retire at the end of the season takes effect immediately. “I think they’ve demonstrated that they are a playoff-caliber football team,” Vermeil said. “We just didn’t get some things done that we had to get done at the time we needed to get them done.” KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Kansas City Chiefs gave Dick Vermeil a near-perfect good-bye gift. They couldn’t give him what they really wanted, though, which was one more game as their head coach. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!