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KANSAS CITY, Mo. Predictably, new Chiefs general manager John Dorsey wasn't about to reveal his plan for the Chiefs' No. 1 overall pick in this year's draft.
But those Chiefs fans clamoring for Dorsey to pick a quarterback with either that first pick or with subsequent picks should know that Dorsey's former team, the Green Bay Packers, weren't shy about selecting quarterbacks.
Dorsey, the former director of college scouting and of football operations for the Packers, was introduced Monday to the Kansas City media at the team's training facility outside of Arrowhead Stadium.
Dorsey insisted he and coach Andy Reid will take the best player available with the team's No. 1 overall pick, a philosophy that the Packers rigidly employed during his nearly 20 years in Green Bay.
We won't just draft out of need, Dorsey said. I'll give you an example. When we drafted Aaron Rodgers in Green Bay, we already had a pretty good quarterback named Brett Favre. ...
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A source told FOXSports.com that Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid has hired Andy Heck as his new offensive line coach.
Heck, 46, was Jacksonville's offensive line coach the past seven seasons. He was allowed to leave the Jaguars after Mike Mularkey was fired last week as head coach.
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The Kansas City Chiefs have hired longtime Packers personnel man John Dorsey to replace the fired Scott Pioli as their general manager.
The Chiefs announced the hiring while the Packers were playing the San Francisco 49ers in the NFC playoffs on Saturday night. Dorsey will be introduced at a news conference Monday.
Dorsey, who played linebacker for the Packers in the 1980s, was...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The wholesale overhaul of the Kansas City Chiefs is nearly complete.
Andy Reid has been hired to replace Romeo Crennel as coach, and longtime Packers personnel man John Dorsey has replaced Scott Pioli as general manager. Most of the assistant coaches are on board, and now the Chiefs can start turning their attention toward the rebuilding job.
A lot of good things are being said about Gus Bradley by players and coaches around the league. Bradley had his second meeting with Eagles executives yesterday (Tuesday) but no announcement has been made as of this writing regarding his future in Philadelphia. Meanwhile the Gus Bus is scheduled for an interview with the Jacksonville Jaguars.
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