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CHIEFS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Chiefs Exercise DT Dontari Poe’s Fifth-Year Option

Albert Breer of NFL Media reports that the Chiefs have picked up DT Dontari Poe‘s fifth-year option on Friday. The move will cost the Chiefs approximately $6.1 million for the 2016 season. However, it’s guaranteed for injury only and won’t prevent the team from working out a long-term contract extension for the future. Given the talent ... The post Chiefs Exercise DT Dontari...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs' Dorsey still speaking with Houston's representatives

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Kansas City Chiefs general manager John Dorsey says he's spoken to representatives of All-Pro linebacker Justin Houston ''in the last three days'' as the sides negotiate a long-term contract. Speaking in advance of next week's draft, Dorsey said Friday that the lines of communication remain open with Houston, who has been given the franchise tag but has yet...
Via AP on Fox
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs Discussing Contract Extension With OLB Justin Houston

Chiefs GM John Dorsey told reporters on Friday that he has had contract discussions with OLB Justin Houston‘s representative in the last three days, per Herbie Teope. Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk recently reported that there had been no contract talks between the two parties in recent weeks. However, it appears as though things have changed in recent days. ... The post...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs one of only two NFL teams who haven’t done this since 1998

The Kansas City Chiefs could go a lot of different ways with their selection at No. 18 in this year’s NFL Draft. If recent history is any indicator, though, there’s one position they won’t be touching. So Chiefs and Steelers are the only ones not to draft a first round CB from 98-2014 http://t.co/q1w0JpSwVA — Arrowhead Pride (@ArrowheadPride) April 24, 2015 That’s wild...
Via cover32
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Peoria Chiefs Swept By Bandits at Home

Peoria, IL- The Peoria Chiefs allowed two runs to score on wild pitches in the seventh inning as they fell 4-3 Thursday night to the Quad Cities River Bandits. The loss, their third in a row, finished the sweep and drops the Chiefs to 8-7 to close out their six-game homestand. The Chiefs opened the scoring in their half of the first against Quad Cities starter Austin Chrismon. Oscar...
Via i70baseball
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Is Alex Smith Really the Chiefs' $26 Million Man?

Alex Smith is locked up as the Kansas City Chiefs' quarterback... for now.Part of Smith's 5 year deal, signed in 2014, gave the passer a guaranteed salary of 11.9 million dollars in 2015 and an additional 14.1 million dollars in 2016, just for being on the roster in 2015. This currently puts all of that guaranteed money in Alex's pocket, and gives the Arrowhead faithful a quarterback...
Via Pro Football Spot
2 days ago  |  Discuss

This nugget about the Kansas City Chiefs schedule Weeks 1-11 is just bonkers

The Kansas City Chiefs 2015 schedule dropped on Tuesday night and the road map to the season’s finally here. Lost in all the excitement, though, was this crazy nugget. From Week 1-11, the Chiefs will play 3 games at Arrowhead. — Arrowhead Pride (@ArrowheadPride) April 22, 2015 Wait, whaaat? That stretch includes the bye and six of the Chiefs’ eight road games, but man, talk...
Via cover32
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Dwayne Bowe attends funeral of longtime Chiefs fan

During his career with the Kansas City Chiefs, Dwayne Bowe had a routine before every home game at Arrowhead Stadium where he would seek out and give a kiss to Betsy Johnson at her front-row seat on the 45-yard line. Johnson, a longtime Chiefs fan and season ticket-holder since 1986, passed away at the age...Read More The post Former Chief Dwayne Bowe attends funeral of longtime...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs 2015 schedule

The Kansas City Chiefs begin their 2015 season on the road as the club travels to Houston to face the Texans on Sept. 13. The Chiefs will be featured in three primetime television games, including two back-to-back contests in Weeks Two and Three. The Chiefs will face the Denver Broncos on Thursday Night Football on Sept. 17, followed by a visit to Green Bay to take on the Packers...
Via Sports-Glory
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs Waive Former Steelers CB Shaquille Richardson

The Kansas City Chiefs parted ways Tuesday with a former draft pick of the Pittsburgh Steelers. According to Adam Caplan on Twitter, the Chiefs waived cornerback Shaquille Richardson with designation failure to disclose physical condition. #Chiefs waived CB Shaq Richardson with designation failure to disclose physical condition. — Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) April 21, 2015 The [...
Via Steelers Depot
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs Waive CB Shaquille Richardson

The Kansas City Chiefs announced Tuesday that they’ve placed CB Shaquille Richardson on waivers. The #Chiefs have released cornerback Shaquille Richardson. — Kansas City Chiefs (@KCChiefs) April 21, 2015 Richardson, 23, was taken in the fifth-round of last year’s draft by the Pittsburgh Steelers. However, he was unable to make the team’s 53-man roster coming out of ......
Via NFL Trade Rumors
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs Fan Planning to Buy House, Selling Tailgate Bus — $12,000

Chiefs fans, do a fellow member of Arrowhead Nation a solid by buying his (or her) tailgate bus! It’s clean, classic and would surely add an extra element to your pre-Alex Smith check-down experience. Information from the seller: I have for sale a 1987 GMC VanDura G3500 short school bus that has been completely transformed into a Kansas City Chiefs Tailgating Mobile!!! I am selling...
Via Busted Coverage
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Who Should the Chiefs Draft in Round One?

View image | gettyimages.com The NFL Draft is a little over a week away.  This period of time is incredibly important as teams are assembling their final big boards and figuring out who their primary targets are. During this time, we at Topsportsreport decided that it would be a good idea for us to do a first round mock draft with analysis. Find out which prospect John Miceli...
Via TopSportsReport
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Peoria Chiefs Split Double Header with Wisconsin

Peoria, IL- The Peoria Chiefs and Wisconsin Timber Rattlers split a double header on Monday afternoon with the Chiefs losing 4-2 in game one and bouncing back to win 3-2 in game two. The win moves the Chiefs to 8-4 on the season and gives them the series win over Wisconsin with three games remaining on the homestand. The Chiefs started game one of the doubleheader with a quick run...
Via i70baseball
4 days ago  |  Discuss

No shock: Chiefs' Houston skips report date for offseason program

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Chiefs reported for the start of their offseason program Monday. Well, most of them did. The most notable absence was All-Pro linebacker Justin Houston, who was given the franchise tag after a record-setting sack season. Houston still has not signed his tender as the Chiefs and his representatives try to reach an agreement on a long-term deal....
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

You won’t belive who Kansas City Chiefs TE Travis Kelce has been watching film of

Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce had a big 2014. Is he ready to take the next step to become a top NFL tight end? Kelce is certainly doing the right preparation in the film room. #Chiefs TE Travis Kelce says he watched a lot of Tony Gonzalez film this offseason. There you go #ChiefsKingdom. Plenty to discuss. — BJ Kissel (@ChiefsReporter) April 20, 2015 That’s awesome...
Via cover32
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Buy This Kansas City Chiefs “War Wagon” Tailgate Bus — $4,500

Are you a Chiefs fan in the market for a compact tailgate bus that won’t be a pain in the ass to park? Then look no further than this 1987 Ford Chiefs “War Wagon” tailgate bus. Information from the seller: Fuel: Gas Automatic transmission V-8 The motor is one year old it runs and drives great plenty of storage seats 10 plus driver new grill kicker spearkers in and out...
Via Busted Coverage
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs RB Jamaal Charles Hopes the Team Will Draft Him Some Help

For running backs in the NFL the window of effectiveness typically closes around the age of 30 or 31. So if they are going to get paid they need to sign their big money contract in their mid-20's--and then continue playing well enough not to get cut. Jamaal Charles has certainly played well enough not to have to fear being released, but he is a free agent after the 2017 season.To...
Via FatManWriting
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Texas Signees Threw Up The Horns With Jamaal Charles At Today’s Spring Game

College football spring games are an occasion for well-known former players to visit their old program. Such was the case with Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles today when he made a trip to Austin to see his alma mater, the Texas Longhorns.  While he was on the sidelines, Charles posed for pictures with two Texas football signees from the 2015 class, defensive end Charles...
Via College Spun
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jamaal Charles Wants to be “AFC Player of the Year” in 2015

Kansas City Chiefs’ star running back Jamaal Charles has some lofty goals for the upcoming 2015 NFL season. In addition to planning to play for another six seasons which would take him to age 35, he has a specific goal in mind for 2015. Speaking with Adam Teicher of ESPN, Charles stated his desire for the season. That’s always my goal, every year my goal. I want to come back...
Via Sportsnaut
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Claim LS Brandon Hartson Off Waivers From Chiefs

The Pittsburgh Steelers finally have some training camp competition for veteran long snapper Greg Warren as the team claimed Brandon Hartson Friday off waivers from the Kansas City Chiefs. The Chiefs signed Hartson to a reserve-futures contract back in December. He entered the league in 2013 out of Houston as an undrafted free agent with […] Steelers Claim LS Brandon Hartson Off...
Via Steelers Depot
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Draft Science 2015 Part 2 - Cutting the Cornerback Quandary

Here we are with he second installment of the 2015 Draft Science series. It applies an analytical evaluation to the draft preparations for every team in the NFL. Though these are aspects every team in the NFL needs to complete a successfully player evaluation, I will relate it to the Kansas City Chiefs primarily.I have designed these metrics to reflect the prospects’ athleticism...
Via Pro Football Spot
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs RB Jamaal Charles “Frustrated” by Injury-Riddled 2014 Season

For most NFL running backs, a 206-carry, 1,033-yard season that yielded nine rushing touchdowns and five yards per carry would be a successful one. That’s not the case for Kansas City Chiefs back Jamaal Charles. Charles, in speaking with ESPN’s Adam Teicher in a piece that ran on Tuesday, expressed frustration with how his 2014 season played out—in his words, “I was frustrated...
Via Sportsnaut
10 days ago  |  Discuss

De'Anthony Thomas Will Be Kansas City Chiefs' New X Factor

When the Kansas City Chiefs lost Dexter Mccluster in the 2014 off-season, the search was on for a dynamic player that could bring the team a spark. The following season didn't exactly fill the highlight reel, but it may have given us a preview of the next great game-changer in Arrowhead in De'Anthony Thomas.When Thomas was drafted in the 4th round by the Chiefs, he had already earned...
Via Pro Football Spot
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs Safety Eric Berry, Who Is Battling Lymphona, Visited Alma Mater Tennessee Today

Kansas City Chiefs safety Eric Berry was a star at Tennessee from 2007-09 before embarking on an NFL career. Berry’s NFL journey was abruptly put on hold last fall when he was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma.  Berry’s illness shocked the football world, and he remains in a battle against the disease. The message from Berry and his family members has been an upbeat one as...
Via College Spun
13 days ago  |  Discuss
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