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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Kansas City Chiefs were in shambles after the worst season in franchise history, and chairman Clark Hunt promised their devoted followers that better ways were ahead.
That was on Monday. By Friday, he had delivered Andy Reid.
While only the future will tell whether the longtime Eagles coach will be able to replicate the success he had during 14 seasons in Philadelphia, the reaction to his hiring in Kansas City was overwhelming positive - to the point where every move he made was being documented.
Reid arrived at a downtown airport aboard a chartered flight Friday afternoon, shortly before he signed a five-year deal with the Chiefs. Reid climbed into a black SUV and drove to Arrowhead Stadium, tailed the entire way by helicopters from local television stations.
His hiring hadn't even been announced, and he was already receiving rock-star treatment.
The Chiefs ultimately announced Reid's hiring on Twitter, a few hours after he toured the team'...
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NewsTags: Andy ReidCory UndlinGus BradleyMike PettinePhiladelphia EaglesRay HortonScott McCurleyVic FangioThe search continues for the successor to Andy Reid, and so far there hasn’t been anyone to knock Jefferey Lurie, and his evaluators off their feet.
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Mike Klis of the Denver Post reports that new Chiefs head coach Andy Reid is hoping to bring in Brad Childress as the Chiefs offensive coordinator.
A previous report mentioned that the Reid could be targeting Doug Pederson to be the team’s next offensive coordinator.
Both Reid and Childress go all the way back to 1986 when they were both part of the Northern Arizona Lumberjacks...
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Before meeting with the local media on Monday afternoon, new Kansas City Chiefs Head Coach, Andy Reid, discarded a few coaches, interviewed others, met with a potential GM candidate and thus began what will be a crazy first month on the job.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. Now that Andy Reid has arrived in Kansas City and been introduced by Chiefs owner Clark Hunt, the attention turns now toward the next Chiefs' general manager.
With Scott Pioli having been fired Friday morning, Reid is expected to have total control over football operations as part of his five-year contract with the Chiefs.
But Reid is still expected to work...
Every Monday, comedian Doug Cheatham sits down to write some thoughts about various teams and players of the sporting world. Sometimes to approval but most often to vent anger and poke some fun. Welcome to the Monday Morning Hangover. New Year…New Format Kansas City Chiefs Kansas Chiefs fans can rest a [...]
With Andy Reid gone and Chip Kelly staying at Oregon, the Philadelphia Eagles continued their search for the franchise's next head coach. The Eagles announced Tuesday that they will indeed meet for an interview with former-Chicago Bears head coach Lovie Smith.
Smith was fired after the Bears missed the playoffs, despite a 10-6 record. He interviewed with the Buffalo Bills last...
NFL insider Jason La Canfora reports that the Cardinals are set to interview current Bengals offensive coordinator Jay Gruden for their vacant head coaching position.
The Cardinals had been favorites to land Andy Reid as their next head coach, but since then they have remained quiet. The team will interview Gruden this week after the Bengals were eliminated from the playoffs for...