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St. Joseph, MO – When the Kansas City Chiefs selected Central Michigan Left Tackle, Eric Fisher, with the top overall pick, they understood he’d begin his NFL career at right tackle. With the Chiefs first exhibition game a few days away, how does KC’s top pick feel about being a rookie starter?
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Kansas City Chiefs WR Rico Richardson was the Southwestern Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Year in 2012, and had a productive career at Jackson State.
Despite his production, Richardson went undrafted and eventually signed with the Chiefs.
Richardson’s 4.38 speed helped him catch 60 passes for 1,153 yards (a 19.2-yard average) with 11 scores last season.
Kansas City Chiefs WR/RB Dexter McCluster has worked out of the backfield, slot, and wide receiver in the past, and that trend will continue even more so in Andy Reid's offense.
His versatile style allows him to line up anywhere on the field, thus creating mismatch nightmares for opposing defenses.
Putting him and RB Jamaal Charles as integral parts of an offense that is...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Kevin Stinking Boss, kids.
That's right: A year ago at this time, on August 6, 2012, the Kansas City Chiefs' starting tight end on the first depth chart of the preseason was Kevin Boss. It gets better. Their No. 1 nose tackle was Anthony Toribio; one of the starting wideouts (thanks to Dwayne Bowe's holdout) was ... Steve Breaston.
Long way to go...
According to the Kansas City Star, the Chiefs plan on using safety Eric Berry as a pass rusher as well as a linebacker in certain packages.
“I’m going to be all over the place,” Berry said
Berry has been forced to learn new positions.
“I really had to get into my playbook because there are certain things I didn’t know how to do in the past,” said Berry, in his fourth...
QB: Alex Smith, Chase Daniel, Tyler Bray, Ricky Stanzi
RB: Jamaal Charles, Knile Davis, Shaun Draughn, Cyrus Gray, Jordan Roberts
FB: Anthony Sherman, Braden Wilson, Toben Opurum
WR: Dwayne Bowe, Dexter McCluster, Junior Hemingway, Terrance Copper, Tyler Shoemaker, Jamar Newsome, Rico Richardson
WR: Jonathan Baldwin, Donnie Avery, Devon Wylie, Josh Bellamy, Frankie Hammond...
The gambling gods giveth and the gambling gods taketh away. We were given one glorious year of Romeo Crennel to line our wallets with 20s and laugh our way to the bank. We all knew coming in that it was gonna be a one year deal, but that didn’t make it any less fun. Still, the world we live in is that much more drab and empty now that he’s gone. I guess I just miss my cash cow...
ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) The Kansas City Chiefs have signed cornerback Semaj Moody and waived cornerback Conroy Black.
Moody played wide receiver and defensive back at South Carolina State before making a name for himself with the Chicago Rush of the Arena Football League. He led the team in tackles and had three interceptions and two fumble recoveries while playing 18 games last season...
St. Joseph, MO - In the latest edition of Warpaint Illustrated the Magazine, we salute the future stardom of Chiefs linebacker, Justin Houston. As one of the Chiefs brightest star, it appears this young man has no limits as he ascends his NFL ceiling.
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 to make the team,...
(Eds: With AP Photos.) By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer There were four players in the NFL last season who made at least seven interceptions.
Then there was the Kansas City Chiefs. They picked off seven, too.
It took dozens of lousy plays over the course of the season for the Chiefs to have one of the worst years in franchise history. But their inability to cause turnovers, particularly...
St. Joseph, MO - A year ago Kansas City Chiefs Kicker, Ryan Succop, did something he’d not done in his NFL career to date, he missed some short kicks. None of them would have affected the outcome of the 2012 season. But nonetheless, it’s something that new Special Teams Coach, David Toub, is aiming to change.
(Eds: APNewsNow.) By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer Longtime Bills wide receiver Andre Reed is trying to break into coaching.
Reed is helping out the Kansas City Chiefs during training camp as a volunteer intern, working with their young wide receivers in preparation for their first preseason game.
Reed says that he had his pick of where he wanted to go, but that Chiefs coach Andy...