Kansas City Chiefs: Thursday night showdown

The Kansas City Chiefs beat the Atlanta Falcons this past Sunday in their second straight thrilling victory by a score of 29-28. The Chiefs are now 9-3 on the season and are currently one game behind the Oakland Raiders in the AFC West standings. The Chiefs and Raiders will square off on Thursday night in what will be the most important game of the season to date for both teams...
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Jeremy Maclin set to return, Karl Joseph out for Raiders

The Chiefs expect to have wide receiver Jeremy Maclin back for Thursday night’s game against the Raiders, who will be without one of their defensive backs for the AFC West clash. Maclin was not given an injury designation on the team’s injury report for the game after being listed as a full participant in practice…
Via Pro Football Talk
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Chiefs vs. Raiders: Five Things to Watch

A few storylines to follow during Thursday’s game
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Treat Raiders-Chiefs 'like any other game'? Good luck with that

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Raiders and Chiefs are such bitter foes that not even a late-season game between losing teams with no hope of a division title or playoff berth would take away the importance of a matchup.Now, consider the stakes when they meet Thursday night.The Raiders are 10-2 and leading the AFC West, one of the surprise teams in the NFL, while the Chiefs are 9-3, with...
Via Associated Press
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Raiders visit Chiefs with AFC West, playoff implications

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Raiders and Chiefs are such bitter foes that not even a late-season game between losing teams with no hope of a division title or playoff berth would take away the importance of a matchup. Now, consider the stakes when they meet Thursday night. The Raiders are 10-2 and leading the AFC West, one of the surprise teams in the NFL, while the Chiefs are 9-3...
Via Associated Press
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Chiefs QB Alex Smith Nominated for NFL’s “Walter Payton Man of the Year”

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Chiefs Host Marines at Arrowhead Ahead of the Toys for Tots Game

The Chiefs donated 180 footballs to Toys for Tots before participating in a Pro vs. GI Joe event on Tuesday
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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
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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...
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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...
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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
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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
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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...
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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...
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