CHIEFS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Kansas City Chiefs land Chris Jones at the top of the second round

After trading out of the first round on Day 1, the Kansas City Chiefs used the 37th overall pick (previously owned by the San Francisco 49ers) on former Mississippi State defensive tackle Chris Jones. Jones, a one-year starter with the Bulldogs, didn’t blow anyone away on the stat sheet, but his rare combination of size (6’6”, 310 pounds) and athleticism along with his upside...
Via EndZoneScore
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

BREAKING: DT Chris Jones selected by the Chiefs!

With the 37th pick in the draft the Kansas City Chiefs selected Chris Jones, DT Mississippi State. Chris Jones is a 6’6” 310 pound second team All-American with 44 tackles, 7.5 for a loss and 2.5 sacks. Jones is a big, quick defensive tackle who uses his hands well and will help fill a need if the Chiefs do not extend Dontari Poe’s contract before he becomes a free agent next...
Via cover32
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs trade with San Francisco 49ers to get out of the first round

Rather than addressing one of their needs with their No. 27 overall selection, the Kansas City Chiefs chose to trade out of the first round in an effort to benefit from the depth in this year’s class. According to ESPN’s Field Yates, the Chiefs will receive the 49ers’ second round pick (37th overall), a fourth round pick, and a sixth round pick in this year’s draft in exchange...
Via EndZoneScore
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs swap first-round pick to 49ers for a second, fourth and sixth

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Chiefs traded the 28th overall pick to San Francisco on Thursday night and received the 49ers' second-round pick along with choices in the fourth and sixth rounds in this year's NFL draft.The 49ers used the first-round pick on Stanford guard Joshua Garnett.Kansas City will have the No. 37 overall pick when the draft resumes with the second and...
Via Associated Press
1 day ago  |  Discuss

BREAKING: Chiefs trade with 49ers; good move in the long run in the 2016 Draft

The Kansas City Chiefs traded their first round draft pick, 28 overall, to the San Francisco 49ers. In return for the 28th pick the Kansas City Chiefs received a second round (37 overall), a fourth round (105 overall)and sixth round (178 overall) this year from San Francisco. With that pick San Francisco picked Joshua Garnett, guard out of Stanford. AROUND COVER32 NFL Draft: Recapping...
Via cover32
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs trade first-round pick to San Francisco

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Kansas City Chiefs traded the 28th overall pick to San Francisco on Thursday night and received the 49ers' second-round pick along with choices in the fourth and sixth rounds in this year's NFL draft. The 49ers used the first-round pick on Stanford guard Joshua Garnett. Kansas City will have the No. 37 overall pick when the draft resumes with the second...
Via Associated Press
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs draft rumors: moving up in round one?

So here we are, it’s draft day! And, of course, since it’s draft day we have to talk rumors while we still can. A lot of trusted NFL reporters are saying the Kansas City Chiefs could be one of the teams trying to make a splash. Do I think this is a good idea? No. I honestly do not know why the Chiefs are trying to trade up. There could be a pleasant surprise around the corner...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Chiefs RB Knile Davis on trade block

The Kansas City Chiefs are reportedly shopping running back Knile Davis during the NFL draft, per Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports. It’s likely they’ll get plenty of calls for a trade, too. La Canfora notes “the Chiefs may have a trick or two up their sleeves” during the draft. Landing a draft pick or two to maneuver would help them achieve their designs. There is plenty...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs draft rumors: Who are they looking at?

The 2016 NFL Draft is upon us and in just over a day the Kansas City Chiefs will be on the clock with the 28th overall pick in the first round.  To date, there is still little consensus as to who the Chiefs will select, although the majority of analysts believe it will be a defensive lineman or cornerback.  However, in the last few days some analysts, including Chris Collinsworth...
Via isportsweb.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs Release Veteran G Paul Fanaika

The Kansas City Chiefs officially released veteran G Paul Fanaika on Tuesday. Fanaika, 30, is a former seventh-round pick of the Eagles back 2009. However, he lasted just a few months with in Philadelphia before he was waived and later signed to their practice squad. After that, Fanaika had brief stints with the Redskins, Browns, Seahawks, and Cardinals before signing a three...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Top five players in Kansas City Chiefs history

The Kansas City Chiefs have had some some great players throughout the team’s storied history that has led to some NFL success. The team played in the first two Super Bowls and won Super Bowl IV over the Minnesota Vikings. Kansas City has fielded some of the best players in the history of the NFL and any one of these top five are worthy of the Hall of Fame. From one of the best...
Via Campus Sports Net
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Browns sign wide receiver Saalim Hakim

CLEVELAND (AP) The Browns signed wide receiver Saalim Hakim after he had an impressive tryout last week in their voluntary minicamp. The 5-foot-11, 190-pound Hakim made several nice catches during a practice on Thursday, when he outjumped a defensive back to haul in a long pass from quarterback Austin Davis and earned immediate praise from new Browns coach Hue Jackson. Cleveland...
Via Associated Press
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs: Draft prospect Laquon Treadwell

The NFL Draft is this upcoming weekend, starting Thursday evening and continuing throughout the day on Saturday. The Kansas City Chiefs hold the 28th overall pick with their first round selection and they are looking to add a player that can have a real impact on the team right away. The team’s passing attack was much improved last season, but adding a weapon opposite side of number...
Via isportsweb.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs could target UCLA defensive tackle in the first round of the draft

Despite having one of the top 10 defenses in the league last year, the Kansas City Chiefs still must look to upgrade their front seven in the 2016 NFL draft. Though they have previously been mocked to spend their No. 28 overall selection on a defensive back or wide receiver, the Chiefs could be in a position to significantly upgrade their defensive line with the addition of former...
Via EndZoneScore
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Justin Houston’s doctors reassure that he will play this season

In February, Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Justin Houston had surgery to repair his ACL. Afterwards, it was reported that the surgery could put Houston in jeopardy of missing the 2016 season. Though, this positive news from Houston’s doctors looks encouraging: Dorsey: "Our doctors have reassured us that Justin will be playing this season." — Terez A. Paylor (@TerezPaylor) April...
Via Sportsnaut
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs: Roger Goodell denies tampering appeal

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit As if no one saw it coming, Roger Goodell denied the Chiefs appeal to the “tampering”...
Via cover32
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs will forfeit two draft picks after losing Maclin tampering appeal

The Kansas City Chiefs lost their appeal in the NFL's anti-tampering case involving improper recruitment of wide receiver Jeremy Maclin, the NFL announced Monday.The ruling means the Chiefs will forfeit their third-round draft pick this year and sixth-round pick next year. The league did however, reduce the team's $250,000 fine to $200,000, in addition to lowering coach Andy Reid...
Via Fox Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Chiefs working on trading Knile Davis

The Curse of Too Much Backfield Depth has afflicted the Kansas City Chiefs, and now they’re looking long and hard for a remedy. After announcing contract extensions for both running backs Charcandrick West and Spencer Ware on Thursday, the Chiefs are “working on” trading away third-year back Knile Davis, according to Jason Cole of Bleacher Report. Hearing #Chiefs working...
Via Larry Brown Sports
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs sign two running backs to extensions

The Kansas City Chiefs are expecting to get Pro Bowl running back Jamaal Charles back healthy next season after he missed the final 11 games of the 2015 campaign with a torn ACL. This doesn’t mean the team isn’t without contingency plans. Even with Charles sitting out the vast majority of last season, Kansas City still put up the sixth-best rushing offense in the NFL at 128...
Via Sportsnaut
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs stand by decision to let Justin Houston play in playoffs

Justin Houston has been one of the fiercest pass rushers in the NFL the past few seasons. He suffered a knee injury in Week 11 that caused him to miss out on the rest of the regular season, as his Chiefs finished the 2015 season strong. The team elected to have him play in the playoffs in hopes of making a deep run, but now there’s a chance that he might miss the entire 2016...
Via The Comeback
March 30, 2016  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs aren’t ready to court St. Louis fans

With the St. Louis Rams gone to Los Angeles, the Kansas City Chiefs are now free to market in St. Louis, tapping into a part of their state that was once untouchable. It’s something that the team will certainly take advantage of, but the Chiefs aren’t quite ready to market to Rams fans. Clark Hunt told the Kansas City Star just as much. “We don’t have any specific plans...
Via The Comeback
March 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs can survive without Justin Houston

The Kansas City Chiefs might have to spend the majority — if not all — of the 2016 season without top pass rusher Justin Houston. That only came to light when it was revealed on Tuesday that the 27-year-old four-time Pro Bowler underwent ACL surgery in February, but Chiefs fans shouldn’t panic because it appears the team thought about Houston’s potential absence while navigating...
Via This Given Sunday
March 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Justin Houston could miss 2016 season after ACL repair

Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Justin Houston was diagnosed with a hyperextended knee back in November, but it turns out the injury was much more serious than that. The Chiefs revealed on Tuesday, via Terez A. Paylor of the Kansas City Star, that Houston underwent ACL surgery last month. The star pass rusher was having a knee scope when world renowned orthopedic surgeon James Andrews...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Chiefs taking a chance on Lithuanian discus thrower

Tautvydas Kieras sure can throw the discus. Now the Chiefs will see if he can play football. The Chiefs signed the Lithuanian track star, who competed at Mississippi State, according to NFL.com. The 6’3″, 271-pound Kieras has never played football, but he participated in Mississippi State’s pro day last week and bench pressed 225 pounds 24 times and ran a 4.69 40-yard...
Via The Sports Daily
March 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Chiefs let Tamba Hali’s contract void

Tamba Hali’s contract with the Kansas City Chiefs has voided, making the linebacker a free agent, according to a report. The Chiefs had until Friday to reach a deal with Hali before his contract would void. They reworked his contract last year to give them some salary cap relief, but that added four voidable years to the contract. The Kansas City Star says one of the consequences...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 05, 2016  |  Discuss
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