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Kansas City Chiefs head coach Romeo Crennel has issued a warning to all players (mostly on the offense) that if they turn over the ball during their game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, in Pittsburgh, Monday night most likely they'll face being BENCHED, according to the Kansas City Star. The Chiefs, who have 29 turnovers (14 interceptions, 15 fumbles) have 10 more turnovers than any other team in the league."I have to impart on them the importance of protecting the ball for this team," Crennel said. "I'll sit the receiver or I'll sit the quarterback." Crennel cited that the fumble by wide receiver Dwayne Bowe in last week's loss to the San Diego Chargers as an example of what will land a player on the bench. The Chiefs, trailing 7-0, had driven 16 plays on their first procession when Bowe caught a short pass from Cassel and gained 10 yards to the Chargers 23, and while he was trying to fight for extra yards, the ball was poked out of his grasp and recovered by the Chargers. "There's a thin line you have to walk as a player..... extra effort trying to get as much yards as you can, but protecting the football. When I tell them to protect the football at all costs, that means get both hands on it, and I've caught the ball and gained yards, get down if I have to.... if I fight for extra yards and lose the football, that doesn't do much good," Crennel explained.
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There were high hopes coming into the 2012 season for the Kansas City Chiefs. They had a solid offseason, adding Stanford Rout, Eric Winston, and Peyton Hillis to a team that already had some good talent.The fans had hopes of their first postseason win since January of 1994 but the playoffs are the furthest thing from their mind now. Fans are now focused on what needs to be done...
According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the Chiefs have placed defensive lineman Gleen Dorsey on season ending injured reserve.
Ian Rapoport of NFL.com also believes that Dorsey is likely done as a member of the Chiefs He’ll become a free agent after the season.
As @jasonlacanfora reported, Chiefs DL Glenn Dorsey is headed to Injured Reserve, I’m told. Expect him to leave...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. The inevitable rumors that former Kansas City Chiefs coach Marty Schottenheimer will return to rescue the floundering 1-7 Chiefs finally surfaced into an actual report Friday.
SiriusXM NFL Radio reported on air that Schottenheimer was in Kansas City on Friday and met with Chiefs owner Clark Hunt this was at least according to KCTV, the CBS television affiliate...
Will former Kansas City Chiefs Head Coach, Marty Schottenheimer, join the organization in an advisory capacity? Or will Team Owner, Clark Hunt, maintain the status quo for one more season?
Kansas City: Ugly ugly ugly… and no, I’m not just talking about Romeo Crennel’s chances of being a head coach after this season, or even Scott Pioli’s chances of not being run out of town on a rail before 2013 kicks off. No, I’m just talking about the Chiefs’ chance of actually having anything useful fantasy-wise during a visit to Pittsburgh.The Steelers are playing...
In a season during which very little has gone right for the Kansas City Chiefs this season, running back Jamaal Charles is the exception.
A year removed from a knee injury that limited him to just two games, Charles is ninth in the NFL in rushing and perhaps the only reliable weapon the struggling Chiefs (1-7) have on offense heading into Monday night's game against surging...
Kansas City Chiefs (1-7) at Pittsburgh Steelers (5-3)
The Chiefs have yet to lead in regulation through 8 games, the first time a team has done that since 1929 and that team folded after the season. Actually, they were also the first team to do that through 7 games since 1929 as well. However, they aren’t the worst team in the NFL. They don’t rank dead last in either rate of...
Monday night will showcase two teams headed in two very different directions in 2012. The 1-7 Chiefs will come to Heinz Field to meet the 5-3 Pittsburgh Steelers who may have finally found their stride.This will also be the first matchup for Steelers' offensive coordinator - and former Chiefs' head coach - Todd Haley against his former team.While the Steelers' stock...
Yet another prime time game with the Kansas City Chiefs. Why do these keep happening? At least Tyler Palko won’t be involved in this one. There really isn’t much to this game at all. The Pittsburgh Steelers are beginning to hit their stride and are riding a three game win streak. The Chiefs are just [...]
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Season 3, Episode 40 of The Terrible Podcast is up and co-host David Todd get after it talking about the upcoming game Monday night against the Kansas City Chiefs and what it means to Todd Haley. The first injury report of the week came out on Thursday and we decipher that as we head into the weekend.
A few polls and player rankings are out now that we are at the midway point...
By Jeremy Hritz
Hritz 2012 Prediction Record: 6-2
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Somebody has finally knocked some sense into the head of Clark Hunt. Well, partially at least. After an atrocious three months of football for Romeo Crennel and his Kansas City Chiefs team, cornerback Stanford Routt was released, Crennel gave one of his jobs to Gary Gibbs, and Shaun Smith has returned to the defensive line.The announcement came on Monday, four days after a terrible...