Found August 15, 2013 on Fantasy Football Champs:
According to, Donnie Avery is expected to be the Chiefs' No. 2 receiver ahead of Jon Baldwin, who has "failed to show the consistency to be a top-of-the-rotation player."Fantasy Spin:Even in an offense that figures to be pass heavy, Avery is unlikely to be more than a bye-week fill-in player in 12-team leagues. He saw 124 targets from Andrew Luck last year with the Colts and caught 60 balls for 781 yards and three scores. We'll see how he adapts to a quarterback like Alex Smith.

Charles 'improving' but still a maybe for Friday vs. 49ers

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. -- On the plus side, Jamaal Charles feels good enough to march. But whether he feels good enough to suit up Friday in the Kansas City Chiefs' first preseason home game, well, that remains to be seen. "I guess if it was push-to-shove, he probably could've gone today," Chiefs coach Andy Reid said late Wednesday morning after the team completed its...

Jamaal Charles would play agaisnt 49ers if game counted

Kansas City Chiefs’ running back Jamaal Charles will probaby miss Friday night’s preseason game versus the San Fransico 49ers due to a foot sprain. Head coach Andy Reid told Mike Florio of however, that Charles would play if the game counted. The Chiefs are smart to hold Charles back. The preseason is usually resreved for players who aren’t going to make...

CB Brandon Flowers wants to get hands on the football more, wants to turn up heat on turnovers

Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Brandon Flowers has a nose for the football; he has 16 interceptions in five years, including a team-leading three in 2012. However, Flowers wants to up that total and in the bump and run system the team runs, he will get a lot of opportunities to get that done. “I try to get our defense riled up,” Flowers said, via Randy Covitz of the Kansas City...

Chiefs have a hard decision to make about their future in St. Joe: Stay, or go?

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. -- If you go to and type in bars' near St. Joseph, MO,' 36 different options pop up, or one every 1.24 square miles. If you do the same, only exchange Kansas City, MO' for St. Joe, out comes a list of 303 different establishments, or one every 1.05 square miles. It's called reducing temptations, and if you've ever wondered why...

Chiefs waive LB Chad Kilgore, sign CB Kennard Cox

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) The Kansas City Chiefs waived linebacker Chad Kilgore and signed cornerback Kennard Cox prior to their final practice Wednesday on the campus of Missouri Western State University. Kilgore, who played at nearby Northwest Missouri State, spent time in training camp with the Raiders last season. He played high school football in Excelsior Springs, Mo. A longshot...

Chiefs' Jamaal Charles not playing tonight

It is now official, Chiefs' running back Jamaal Charles will not play tonight according to @ProFootballTalk.  The Chiefs take on the 49ers tonight in their second preseason game.  If this was a regular season game Charles would play, the Chiefs do not want to risk Charles getting further injured. Chiefs RB Jamaal Charles (foot) will not play tonight, per league source. If...

Report: Jamaal Charles out for Chiefs on Friday night

Jamaal Charles put a scare in Chiefs fans during the preseason when he suffered a foot injury and had to be gasp carted off (that's sarcasm -- everyone's carted in the preseason). He won't be scaring anyone on Friday though as he's reportedly not playing. Pro Football Talk reports that Charles will sit on Friday when Kansas City squares off against the 49ers. This...

49ers defense eager to face Chiefs QB Alex Smith

Over all those years and thousands of practice snaps, the stingy San Francisco defense never got to put a hit on Alex Smith. And this is a group known for its vicious blows, from sack man Aldon Smith at linebacker to pounding safety Donte Whitner. So, no surprise Alex Smith's former teammates on the opposite side of the ball will be salivating to finally chase the quarterback...

Alex Smith not holding any grudges against the 49ers

Former No. 1 overall QB Alex Smith could hold some serious resentment for the organization that drafted him. At multiple times throughout his career the team flirted with replacing him. However in an interview with the Sacramento Bee through NBCSports, Smith revealed that he doesn’t feel any ill-will towards the 49ers. He is simply looking towards his future with the Chiefs, and...

Chiefs Camp Notes: New Bowe Show?

St. Joseph, MO – With a new quarterback, new coaching staff and what should be a better offensive system for the Kansas City Chiefs in 2013, one player could be poised for a monster year. So will the revamped Bowe Show return to Arrowhead this season?

Vrabel Settling In To Coaching Ranks

Getting into the coaching ranks has been a transition for Mike Vrabel, but it's one the longtime OSU and NFL star has made with great success. Now, the third-year OSU assistant faces a big challenge in replacing four starters, but he seems up to the task.

49ers Rally Past Chiefs, 15-13

Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith struggled against his former team, and backup San Francisco quarterback B.J. Daniels threw a late touchdown pass to give the 49ers a 15-13 victory over Kansas City in a preseason game Friday night.
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