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'Hurting' Chiefs end skid after murder-suicide

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A somber Kansas City Chiefs NFL team took inspiration from tragedy to end an eight-game losing streak, a day after a player committed suicide after killing his girlfriend. 

Players huddle in prayer following the Kansas City Chiefs' 27-21 victory over the Carolina Panthers at Arrowhead Stadium on December 2, 2012 in Kansas City, Missouri. A somber Kansas City Chiefs took inspiration from tragedy to end an eight-game losing streak, a day after a player committed suicide after killing his girlfriend.

The Chiefs beat the Carolina Panthers 27-21 on Sunday, in the wake of an incident in which police said Kansas City linebacker Jovan Belcher shot and killed the 22-year old mother of his infant daughter.

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