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Chris Conley Can Make an Impact for the Chiefs

 Chris Conley doesn’t display much ego.  He has handled his business with determination and without bravado.  In the first two weeks of the season, he was playing special teams exclusively.  In week three, he was noticeable in covering kicks near the opposition’s goal line.  While contributing on special teams, he was waiting for his chance to get into the offense.Conley...
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Andy Reid takes blame for play-calling against Green Bay: 'That’s not Alex, that’s me'

Kansas City Chiefs coach Andy Reid took the blame for the play-calling in the Monday night loss to Green Bay, saying that it's not quarterback Alex Smith's fault for the dink and dunk that went nowhere. “Alex is doing fine,” Reid said, via “That’s not Alex. That’s me.” “I’ve got to do a better job, particularly with 10 days of getting my team...
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Chiefs have three major options to replace cornerback Phillip Gaines

Chiefs cornerback Phillip Gaines won't suit up for the Chiefs again in 2015.He tore his ACL on Monday night, which means the defense will need to replace his production at slot cornerback -- and fast.They'll have plenty of free-agent options to choose from. But here are three on-team candidates who could slide right in to Gaines' vacated spot:1. Marcus Peters: The first-round rookie...
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Chiefs get Sean Smith back but lose Phillip Gaines to torn ACL

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Chiefs got Sean Smith back from his three-game suspension on Wednesday, the same day they found out that fellow cornerback Phillip Gaines will miss the rest of the season with a torn ACL. Smith was suspended for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy after getting arrested last year for drunken driving. That is normally a two-game suspension for first...
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Chiefs Placing CB Phillip Gaines On Season-Ending I.R. With Torn ACL

The Kansas City Chiefs are placing CB Phillip Gaines on season-ending injured reserve Wednesday after tests revealed that he sustained an ACL tear during Monday’s game, according to Terez A. Paylor. On Tuesday, the Chiefs were hopeful that he had just suffered a knee sprain, but it appears as though it wound up being worse than … The post Chiefs Placing...
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Chiefs Sign DT Jimmy Staten To Practice Squad

The Kansas City Chiefs announced that they’ve signed DT Jimmy Staten to their practice squad on Wednesday to replace DL David Irving, who signed to the Cowboy’ active roster. #Chiefs transactions 9/30 Signed to the practice squad: DL, Jimmy Staten Claimed from our practice squad by the Cowboys: DL, David Irving — Kansas City Chiefs (@chiefs) September … ...
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Can the Chiefs offensive line be fixed?

Sep 28, 2015; Green Bay, WI, USA; Green Bay Packers defensive end Mike Daniels (76) puts pressure on Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith (11) in the fourth quarter at Lambeau Field. Mandatory Credit: Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports The Kansas City Chiefs have fallen on tough times almost as quickly as an Aaron Rodgers throws touchdown passes. The Green Bay Packers handed the...
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Chiefs welcome Sean Smith back with open arms this week

The Chiefs could use all the defensive help available after what Aaron Rodgers just did to them.They'll get some relief from an in-house source this week when suspended cornerback Sean Smith returns."I'll know more once I see him run around," head coach Andy Reid told reporters about Smith's status. "I would tell you yes, that's the thought (to have him start)."And not a moment too...
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NFL Notes: Chiefs, Eagles, Lions, & Vikings

Chiefs Chiefs HC Andy Reid said that they believe CB Phillip Gaines has a sprained knee, but will update the situation at some point in the near future. (BJ Kissel) Eagles Eagles K Cody Parkey (injured reserve) told reporters Tuesday that he tore “all three” muscles in his groin. (Jeff McLane) Parkey added that the injury occurred before … The post...
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How Aaron Rodgers sliced and diced the Chiefs on MNF

Aaron Rodgers is the football version of Magic Johnson, the point guard of the NFL’s Showtime Green Bay Packers. As long as Rodgers is running the fast break, it doesn’t matter who is plugged in on the wings. The Packers coasted past the Kansas City Chiefs on Monday Night Football, using 333 yards and five passing touchdowns from Rodgers to get to 3-0 to start the 2015 season...
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Top 5 takeaways from Chiefs' blowout loss in Green Bay

While Kansas City went into Green Bay as heavy underdogs, I thought the Chiefs had a legit shot to pull the upset at Lambeau. Then Aaron Rodgers reminded me of why he is the best quarterback in the NFL and Kansas City ending up falling to the Packers 38-28 with the game a much bigger blowout then the score would indicate. Kansas City fell behind 38-14 early in the 4th quarter before...
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Jamaal Charles: Packers outplayed and outcoached us

    The Kansas City Chiefs had no answers for the Green Bay Packers Monday night, and the end result was a 38-28 loss that probably could have been much worse. In addition to being outplayed in all facets of the game, the Chiefs were also outcoached. Just ask Jamaal Charles. Charles, who was a bright spot for Kansas City with three touchdowns, was disappointed in himself...
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WATCH: Chiefs throw first touchdown to WR since 2013

It had been over 18 games since the Kansas City Chiefs had done something that we take for granted when watching football. On December 29, 2013, the Chiefs completed a passing touchdown to a wide receiver. Fast forward to Monday night in Green Bay, where the Packers hosted the Chiefs. And for the first time since 2013, the Chiefs completed a touchdown pass to a wide receiver, as...
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Aaron Rodgers talks Jamaal Charles stealing his TD celebration

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers threw five touchdown passes in Monday night’s 38-28 win over the Kansas City Chiefs. Rodgers certainly earned the right to do his patented “Discount Double Check” title belt celebration. Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles, however, didn’t put up numbers anywhere close to that of Rodgers. Charles rushed for just 49 yards on 11...
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Lawrence Tynes mocks Alex Smith as ‘check down master’

    The Kansas City Chiefs put on nothing short of a pitiful performance on national TV against the Green Bay Packers, opening them up criticism from all angles. One of the harshest — and funniest — sources of criticism came from former NFL kicker Lawrence Tynes, who played for the Chiefs from 2004-2006. Tynes unloaded on KC quarterback Alex Smith, calling him a “check...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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WATCH: Kansas City Chiefs WR Jeremy Macklin Catches First Touchdown Pass By Chiefs Receiver Since 2013

Throughout last season it was assumed that eventually the Kansas City Chiefs would throw a touchdown to a wide receiver, but they did not. When they paid the money to steal Jeremy Macklin from Philadelphia fans hoped that meant the streak would soon end.They did during the preseason, but had yet to do so in the regular season--until now (courtesy of Jeremy Macklin): Read more »
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ESPN’s SportsCenter trolls the Chiefs and Jeremy Maclin on Twitter

Jeremy Maclin has been one of the more dynamic receivers in the NFL for a few years, but through two-plus quarters of play on Monday Night Football against the Green Bay Packers, he was an invisible man. ESPN’s SportsCenter Twitter account made a funny, highlighting this very fact. Photographic evidence that Jeremy Maclin is still on the Chiefs. ...
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Highlights of Kansas City Chiefs superstar Dontari Poe

Drafted out of Memphis in the first round of the 2012 NFL draft, many considered Dontari Poe a reach for the Chiefs to select so high in the draft.  Through 2+ seasons, however, Poe has silenced all of his doubters and become one of the best interior defensive linemen in the league. AROUND COVER32 Gut Reactions: Five things that became clear after Week 3 of the NFL season Tweetcap...
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WATCH: Joseph Randle jukes his way to 37-yard touchdown

No Tony Romo, no problem for the Dallas Cowboys offense. Joseph Randle put the Cowboys on the board early in the first quarter in Sunday’s game against the Atlanta Falcons with a 37-yard touchdown run. The third-year running back showed some nice moves, particularly at the line of scrimmage, to break free and head toward the end zone. Who needs Romo?
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After Thursday night collapse, hope remains for Kansas City

  Week two's Thursday Night matchup featured two long-standing AFC West rivals when the Denver Broncos and Kansas City Chiefs met for the first time this season. Although it's early in the season, fans knew this game had playoff implications. While the Raiders are still developing and the Chargers are searching for a defense, the AFC West crown will likely be captured by either...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Gary Kubiak must let Peyton Manning run Broncos’ offense

Gary Kubiak means well, he really does. The new head coach of the Denver Broncos wants to create a run-first offense as a means to protect 39-year-old quarterback Peyton Manning, who has already taken seven sacks in two games. “Biggest things offensively, to me, is protecting the quarterback and finding a way to make big plays in this league,” Kubiak said, via “The...
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Photos: Former Tennessee Star Eric Berry Honored At Volunteers’ Game Tonight

Former Tennessee star defensive back Eric Berry returned to Neyland Stadium tonight.  Berry, now a safety for the Kansas City Chiefs, is back in the NFL this season after a successful bout with cancer. He played in his first home game since beating cancer Thursday night and received a roaring welcome from Kansas City’s fans.  He’s at Tennessee’s game against Western Carolina...
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Jim Nantz takes shot at Jamaal Charles after costly fumble

    Fans who went to bed on Thursday night thinking the Kansas City Chiefs had beaten the Denver Broncos to gain a nice edge in the AFC West will wake up to nothing but shock. The Chiefs allowed two touchdowns in the span of nine seconds to blow a 24-17 lead and lose 31-24 at Arrowhead Stadium Thursday night. One of the biggest culprits in the loss — aside from Andy Reid...
Via Larry Brown Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Chiefs player throws up on field before snap

The Houston Texans drove all the way down to the goal line early in Sunday’s game against the Kansas City Chiefs, and that just made Phillip Gaines sick. Literally. The Chiefs defensive back either ate too much before the game or didn’t like what he saw, because television cameras spotted Gaines losing his lunch literally seconds before the Texans ran a play from the 2-yard...
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Facebook study reveals Chiefs have most optimistic fans

People use social media for a multitude of purposes, which prompted Facebook to perform a study on the habits of NFL fans. In a study called “sentiment analysis for sports,” the social media giant delved into which NFL fan bases were the most, and least optimistic about their teams during the 2015 preseason. Facebook data editor Robert D’Onofrio provided these details about...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

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