CHIEFS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Andy Reid Excuses Chiefs Kingdom from Work and School for Thursday Night Football

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Via Chiefs.com
8 hours ago

How the Chiefs Plan to Defend Against a Sudden MVP Candidate

Derek Carr is in the MVP conversation in his third season
Via Chiefs.com
9 hours ago

Seahawks, Jeron Johnson reunite

In the wake of the season-ending injury suffered by safety Earl Thomas, NFL Network reported Tuesday that the Seahawks plan to bring back safety Jeron Johnson. Johnson played for the Seahawks from 2011-14 and for the Redskins last season. He spent the 2016 offseason and preseason with the Chiefs, who cut him when Eric Berry…
Via Pro Football Talk
10 hours ago

Coaches irked by late-season Thursday night division games?

The Kansas City Chiefs and Oakland Raiders will square off this week in one of the most important games of the regular season, and some coaches across the NFL are reportedly unhappy that it is taking place on a Thursday night. Jason Cole of Bleacher Report spoke to some coaches who feel it is “unfair” that such important games are going to be played on short rest. “Coaches...
Via Larry Brown Sports
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

The reality is, Chiefs TE Kelce's star just keeps rising

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- By just about any measure, Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce had as good of an offseason as anyone.It began when he reached a five-year, $46 million contract extension that included $20 million in guarantees -- a deal signed while he was in Hawaii, no less. It continued with the filming of a reality TV show in which 50 women tried to impress the 27-year-old bachelor...
Via Associated Press
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce's rising star keeps climbing

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) By just about any measure, Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce had as good of an offseason as anyone. It began when he reached a five-year, $46 million contract extension that included $20 million in guarantees - a deal signed while he was in Hawaii, no less. It continued with the filming of a reality TV show in which 50 women tried to impress the 27-year-old bachelor...
Via Associated Press
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Rookie DL Chris Jones Ranks Among Best in League

The Chiefs drafted Jones in the second round (No. 37 overall) of the 2016 NFL Draft out of Mississippi State
Via Chiefs.com
13 hours ago

Chiefs expect full practice for Jeremy Maclin Tuesday

The Chiefs only have one full practice this week before they take on the Raiders in a home game on Thursday night and the word from Kansas City is that wide receiver Jeremy Maclin will be a full participant in it. Coach Andy Reid broke the news when he met with the media on Tuesday…
Via Pro Football Talk
14 hours ago

Opportunistic Chiefs continue to defy odds on way to 9-3 mark

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The odds have been firmly stacked against the Kansas City Chiefs countless times this season.They've defied them almost every time.Start with the season opener against San Diego, when the Chiefs engineered the biggest comeback in the five decade-plus history of the franchise to win in overtime. Then consider improbable victories over Jacksonville and Carolina...
Via Associated Press
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: McKnight shooter was named in 2006 incident

The man who shot and killed former NFL running back Joe McKnight last week reportedly has a history with road rage incidents. According to a police report that was obtained by TMZ, Ronald Gasser was accused of punching and threatening a man in an alleged road rage incident in Feb. 2006. The alleged victim claimed Gasser cut him off on a street in Jefferson Parrish, which is the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Chiefs ‘optimistic’ Maclin will play Thursday

With seven wins in their past eight games, the Kansas City Chiefs are the second-hottest team in the AFC. Interestingly, their last three wins have come without No. 1 wide receiver Jeremy Maclin. The veteran has sat out the Chiefs’ past four outings due to a groin injury, during which time Kansas City has found a way to remain very much alive in the AFC West. Now set to take...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs-Falcons final score: Eric Berry scores twice in Kansas City’s 29-28 win

Well, that was something. The Chiefs beat the Falcons, 29-28 to move to 9-3 on the season. Video from locker room: It’s Raider week The Chiefs looked awful against the Falcons to star the game, then looked great to take a lead, then bad again when the Falcons took the lead back late and then ERIC BERRY!!! Final stats are here. Let’s do this... Eric Berry is amazing He...
Via Arrowhead Pride
2 days ago

WATCH: Eric Berry picks off Matt Ryan, takes it to the house

Playing against the Atlanta Falcons in his home state of Georgia, Kansas City Chiefs safety Eric Berry didn’t disappoint fans who came out to see him. Berry slid in the way of a Matt Ryan pass for an interception. He wasn’t done from there, though. The Kansas City safety took it to the house. Awesome moment. After his pick-six, @Chiefs S @Stuntman1429 gave the ball to his...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Sheriff: Joe McKnight shooting suspect fired from inside car

The tragic tale of Joe McKnight losing his life on Thursday took a twist when the man who shot him, Ronald Gasser, was released from jail Friday. This was met with jaws agape as many struggle to understand how Gasser could possibly be released or fail to be charged with a crime. Jefferson Parish sheriff Newell Normand spoke with reporters a bit later in the day, revealing the reason...
Via Sportsnaut
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Why The 2016 Chiefs Are Different From Previous Kansas City Teams

When Andy Reid and Alex Smith arrived in Kansas City, they brought respectability back to the team. They went 11-5 and made the playoffs in their first season after the franchise went 2-14 the season before. Since that point, they have been recognized as a perennial playoff contender with a very good defense and a solid quarterback, but never put into the Super Bowl discussion...
Via The Sports Quotient
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs: Survive in Mile High

The Kansas City Chiefs defeated the Denver Broncos on Sunday Night Football in one of the best games in the NFL so far this year. The game took almost a complete overtime period to decide the outcome, but the Chiefs came away victorious after a Cairo Santos field goal hit the left upright and went it. The Chiefs have now beat each team in the AFC West and currently sit behind the...
Via isportsweb.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs WR compares team to 'MJ and the Bulls'

Tyreek Hill became a legitimate NFL star Sunday night. He became the first player since Gayle Sayers in 1965 to score a rushing touchdown, a receiving touchdown and a return touchdown in the Chiefs’ 30-27 overtime win at Denver. Hill isn’t quite in the same stratosphere as Michael Jordan - not yet, anyway. But that didn’t prevent him from name-dropping the Bulls’ NBA dynasty...
Via The Sports Daily
8 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Chiefs end wild game against the Broncos with field goal off the upright

For a second there Sunday night, it looked like the NFL could have its third tie of the season. Instead, the Kansas City Chiefs walked off the field in Denver as victors in one of the craziest game of the NFL season. Kansas City kicker Cairo Santos knocked a 34-yard field goal off the upright and in to give the Chiefs a 30-27 win. The Chiefs’ win was enabled by Broncos coach...
Via The Comeback
9 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Tyreek Hill so fast he high-fived teammate during TD return

Chiefs receiver/kick returner Tyreek Hill ran a 4.25 40-yard dash at the combine, and other NFL teams are beginning to learn that lesson the hard way. Hill scored the first touchdown of the game on Sunday night against the Broncos, but it wasn’t on offense. The Broncos, following a safety, were forced to do a free kick. The ball landed in Hill’s hands, and the explosive return...
Via The Sports Daily
9 days ago  |  Discuss
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