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Around this time in 1993, the Kansas City Chiefs introduced, Joe Montana, as their new quarterback, beginning a rich and often bemoaned tradition of employing former San Francisco 49er quarterbacks.
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According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Kansas City Chiefs are trying to trade quarterback Matt Cassel. If they can’t move him, they’ll be forced to cut him.
Chiefs are trying to trade Matt Cassel, I’m told. No surprise. Interested parties? Look at Vikings, Cardinals, Bucs. Otherwise he’ll be cut
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 13, 2013
I wouldn’t expect...
The Chiefs have cut ties with quarterback Matt Cassel, who lost his starting job to Brady Quinn last season and then watched Kansas City trade for Alex Smith to be his replacement.
The move Thursday came less than 24 hours after Smith was introduced at Arrowhead Stadium.
Cassel was the first major acquisition by the Chiefs under previous general manager Scott Pioli, and he was...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. To many outside observers, it appeared Alex Smith was somewhat OK with his benching last fall in San Francisco.
In fact, teammates lauded Smith for his unselfishness and his team-first attitude after he was replaced by Colin Kaepernick.
Well, the truth is, Smith may have been unselfish and a great teammate at the time, but he was anything but OK with the benching...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Kansas City Chiefs already have made plenty of bold moves this offseason.
They made another one on Thursday.
The Chiefs agreed to terms with cornerback Sean Smith on a three-year deal, helping to shore up their secondary opposite cornerback Brandon Flowers. The move also gave the Chiefs the type of lockdown defender they needed to deal with a bevy of...
Donnie Avery has signed a three-year, $8.55 million contract with the Kansas City Chiefs.Fantasy Spin:Avery experienced a resurgence with the Colts in 2012 with 60 receptions for 781 yards and three touchdowns. He'll likely be the Chiefs No. 2 receiver across from Dwayne Bowe in 2013.
In the realm of not-so-breaking news the Kansas City Chiefs have released quarterback Matt Cassel.
The acquisition of Alex Smith from the San Francisco 49ers had already made Cassel's departure a foregone conclusion. It was just a matter of when. The answer appears to now be the day after the team introduced Smith to the KC media.
There were high hopes for Cassel...
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Kansas City Chiefs have reached an agreement with defensive lineman Glenn Dorsey.
And 49ers have reached agreement with former Chiefs DT Glenn Dorsey.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 13, 2013
Dorsey will be a nice addition for the 49ers. He’s very underrated as a run stopper and will only help with Justin Smith not getting any...
The Kansas City Chiefs have been active players in free agency, already luring more than a half dozen players in an effort to overhaul their roster.
One of the big reasons for their arrival has been new coach Andy Reid.
The longtime coach of the Eagles was fired after 14 seasons, and Chiefs owner Clark Hunt made the quick and decisive move to hire him as a replacement for Romeo...
Everyone laughed at their trade demands, so they didn’t have any choice but to release him.
Breaking: #Chiefs release QB Matt Cassel.
— Dov Kleiman (@NFL_RealUpdates) March 14, 2013
Kansas City waived former starting quarterback Matt Cassel on
Thursday morning, the team announced.
With head coach Andy Reid and quarterback Alex Smith ready to team as newcomers to Kansas City, the Chiefs mercifully released wrongly embattled signal caller Matt Cassel on Thursday. The 30-year-old Cassel, a 2010 Pro Bowl selection who the New England Patriots took out of the University of Southern California in the seventh round of the 2005 NFL Draft, struggled badly and only...
ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the 49ers have reached an agreement with free agent DT Glenn Dorsey.
The Chiefs reportedly wanted to keep Dorsey, but after they signed Mike DeVito it became clear that Dorsey would most likely be playing elsewhere next season.
San Francisco lost Isaac Sopoaga and Ricky Jean-Francois is unlikely to be back, so makes sense for them to bolster their...
Adam Schefter is reporting that the 49ers and DT Glenn Dorsey have reached an agreement. No word yet on the language of the contract.And 49ers have reached agreement with former Chiefs DT Glenn Dorsey.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 13, 2013The 49ers will look to have Dorsey replace the depature of Isaac Sopoaga and most likely Ricky Jean-Francois on the defensive line. Dorsey...
The Vikings have agreed to terms with QB Matt Cassel, who was released Thursday morning by the Kansas City Chiefs. Cassel is expected to serve as Christian Ponder’s backup.