CHIEFS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Chiefs Waive Eight Players

The Kansas City Chiefs announced on Sunday that the club has waived eight players. Each team is required to be down to 75 players by 3 p.m. on Aug. 30. The league’s final roster cutdown to 53 playe...
Via Chiefs.com
2 hours ago

Pro Bowl safety Eric Berry signs his franchise tender, will practice with Chiefs on Monday

The Kansas City Chiefs have their Pro Bowl safety back in the fold.The Chiefs announced Sunday that Eric Berry signed his one-year franchise tender and is expected to practice with the team Monday."He's in great shape, It's great to have him here," said head coach Andy Reid, who added that he's leaning against playing Berry in the Chiefs' final preseason game Thursday.Berry and the...
Via FOX Sports
5 hours ago

Former Tennessee S Eric Berry signs franchise tender with Chiefs

Who’s excited to see former Tennessee S Eric Berry on the field for the Kansas City Chiefs this season? ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported on Sunday afternoon that Berry signed his franchise tender and would be ready for the Chiefs’ first regular season game: Chiefs safety Eric Berry officially has signed his franchise tender and is back for work. Will be ready for opener. —...

Eric Berry Signs Franchise Tender, Reports to Chiefs on Sunday

The veteran safety is back with his teammates
Via Chiefs.com
5 hours ago

Weekend web roundup: Kansas City Chiefs

Chiefs GM says Kenneth Acker is ‘right there at the Mendoza Line’While the Kansas City Chiefs were putting the beatdown on the Chicago Bears on Saturday afternoon, GM John Dorsey was busy making a trade with Chip Kelly … Saturday’s recap: Chiefs 23, Bears 7 The Bears were throttled on both sides of the ball during a 23-7 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs in the third exhibition...
Via 60 Max Power O
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Connor Shaw felt play that injured him was 'cheap BS'

Chicago Bears quarterback Connor Shaw likely saw his season come to an end on Saturday when he suffered a gruesome leg injury in a preseason loss to the Kansas City Chiefs. And if you ask him, the injury could have been avoided. Shaw broke his leg on a play where Chiefs defensive lineman Rakeem Nunez-Roches dragged him to the ground just as he was releasing a pass. Shaw felt the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs vs. Bears: 10 Observations

Here’s what you need to know about Saturday’s game against the Bears
Via Chiefs.com
1 day ago

Chiefs acquire CB Kenneth Acker from 49ers

CHICAGO -- The Kansas City Chiefs have acquired cornerback Kenneth Acker from the San Francisco 49ers for an undisclosed draft pick.A sixth-round selection by the 49ers in 2014, Acker missed his rookie season because of a foot injury. But he played in 15 games last season and had three interceptions.The deal was announced on Saturday.
Via Associated Press
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs acquire CB Acker from 49ers for draft pick

CHICAGO (AP) The Kansas City Chiefs have acquired cornerback Kenneth Acker from the San Francisco 49ers for an undisclosed draft pick. A sixth-round selection by the 49ers in 2014, Acker missed his rookie season because of a foot injury. But he played in 15 games last season and had three interceptions. The deal was announced on Saturday. --- Online: AP NFL website: www.pro32...
Via Associated Press
1 day ago  |  Discuss

AP source: Chiefs' Eric Berry will report to camp Sunday

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- All-Pro safety Eric Berry plans to report to the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday, giving him two weeks and one preseason game to prepare for the start of the regular season.A person familiar with his plans told The Associated Press that Berry will join the team after its preseason game Saturday in Chicago. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Friday because...
Via Associated Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Eric Berry reportedly ending holdout, will return to Chiefs next week

Eric Berry’s long holdout appears to be nearly over. The standout safety and the Kansas City Chiefs tried and failed to agree to a long-term contract after the Pro Bowl safety was slapped with the franchise tag. He hasn’t signed as of yet, so while his holdout goes on he can’t be fined for missing training camp. But that problem appears to be ending, as Ian Rapoport reports...
Via The Comeback
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Dear Chiefs G Laurent Duvernay-Tardif: I was wrong for doubting you

Hey Laurent, how’s it going man? Do you mind if I call you LDT? I know, I know you don’t know me all that well, but I’ve been calling you that for so long that it would be weird calling you anything else. Plus, I don’t know if you realize this, but that last name is a mouthful. So, you’re probably wondering why I’m writing you. Make sense. See, the thing is, you don’t...
Via Arrowhead Pride
2 days ago

Report: Eric Berry to sign next week, be ready to play in Week 1

Kansas City Chiefs safety Eric Berry is reportedly set to report to work next week to sign his franchise tender and be ready to play in Week 1. #Chiefs coach Andy Reid said of Eric Berry "He'll be able to get himself back before the first game." I'm told he's arriving early next week — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 26, 2016 Andy Reid is right. Chiefs safety Eric Berry...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Tyreek Hill has ‘a lot of room to improve’, Andy Reid says

Sometimes with the way we hype up certain rookies it’s hard to remember that they’re just rookies and it usually takes them a while to get acclimated. They’re not all like Marcus Peters. That’s true of Tyreek Hill who despite the hype is still a fifth round pick trying to make the team, according to Andy Reid on PFT Live. “He’s working in there,” Reid said. “He’s...
Via Arrowhead Pride
2 days ago

Kansas City Chiefs 2016 preview: Can a good team become great?

The 2016 NFL season is just around the corner. As such, Sportsnaut will be previewing all 32 teams before the games begin in September. Continuing the series, we stay in the AFC West to provide a Kansas City Chiefs 2016 preview. Here, we’ll be discussing a team that while strong, needs to find stronger balance in its offense. Before we look ahead, let’s take a glance at some...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs fans fight each other at Rams game (VIDEO)

Same team, bro. That’s what a few Kansas City Chiefs fans probably should have realized during Saturday’s game against the Rams, before they started beating on each other. It’s unclear how the fight started, but there were some brutal punches exchanged. And when security came to break the fight up,  that’s when a late sucker punch caught one of the fans right in the face...
Via The Sports Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Takeaways from the Kansas City Chiefs loss to the Rams

The Kansas City Chiefs failed to hold off the Los Angeles Rams Saturday night, losing a close one by the final score of 21-20.  Although the Chiefs fall to 0-2 on the preseason, for the second week in a row, the first team offense was the star of the show.  Quarterback Alex Smith and company led the Chiefs on three scoring drives in their first four possessions, finding success...
Via isportsweb.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Nick Foles happy with his performance against old team

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Nick Foles has been improving since joining the team a few weeks ago, and his performance against his former team (Rams) proved just that this weekend. “It’s always emotional when you go back and face the team you played with,” Foles said, via KansasCity.com. “I have a lot of friends I’ve kept in touch with. There is an emotion to that. But...
Via 60 Max Power O
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Jamaal Charles activated to practice for first time since injury

The Kansas City Chiefs finally welcomed running back Jamaal Charles to the active roster on Tuesday for the first time since last October. For the 1st time since ending his 2015 season with a torn ACL,#KCChiefs RB Jamaal Charles will practice today. He's officially off PUP list — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 16, 2016 BJ Kissel, reporter for the team’s website, noted...
Via Sportsnaut
12 days ago  |  Discuss

TGS 2016 Preview: Kansas City Chiefs

Between now and the end of August, TGS will offer up a quick snapshot of every NFL team heading into the 2016 regular season. Today, the Kansas City Chiefs. 2015 in a nutshell: Despite starting 1-5 and losing star running back Jamaal Charles to a season-ending injury, the Chiefs rally to win 11 games. But without both Charles and top defender Justin Houston, they lose a close divisional...
Via This Given Sunday
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs: Is Alex Smith ‘the guy’?

The Kansas City Chiefs have not won a Super Bowl since Neil Armstrong first stepped foot on the moon in 1969. Chiefs fans are itching for Kansas City to earn its second ring sooner rather than later. This draws the question on every Chiefs fan’s mind of “Is Alex Smith the right guy to lead them to the Super Bowl?” The first overall pick in the 2005 NFL draft is back for his...
Via isportsweb.com
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs: Positions to watch in preseason opener

Kansas City Chiefs’ fans rejoice!  This week marks a return to normalcy as the Kansas City Chiefs open their preseason this Saturday at Arrowhead Stadium against the Seattle Seahawks.  The game begins at 3:30 CDT, and for most fans, it will be their first look real look at the 2016 Kansas City Chiefs. As is common in preseason openers, we won’t see much of the Chiefs’ starters...
Via isportsweb.com
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Some Chiefs Fan Got a Tattoo of Travis Kelce's Autograph On His Arm

Fans of sports teams do some interesting (some might say "dumb") things with tattoos. They might get a tat of the championship trophy before the season even begins, risking permanent failure etched into their skin for the rest of their lives. They might get a tat of their favorite team's logo, only to have that logo change a year after getting it. But one Kansas City Chiefs fan...
Via Stack
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Uber passenger raises money so driver can see son compete in Rio Olympics

Many people believe that things often happen for a reason. For Uber driver Ellis Hill, meeting passenger Liz Willock was one of those chance encounters he’ll remember for the rest of his life. Having missed her flight out of Philadelphia after the Democratic National Convention, Willock happened to run into Hill as her Uber driver. The two struck up a conversation that transitioned...
Via The Comeback
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Reid: Chiefs ‘fully loaded’ at QB position after adding Foles

Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid is calling his quarterback position “fully loaded” after adding free agent Nick Foles, who once played for Reid in Philadelphia. Andy Reid said Nick Foles is a good fit. Likes that he knows the system. He says team is "fully loaded" at QB position. — Pete Sweeney (@pgsween) August 5, 2016 Foles, 27, picked the Chiefs over a number...
Via The Sports Daily
23 days ago  |  Discuss
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