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The Kansas City Chiefs have signed veteran Akeem Jordan to provide depth and push for playing time alongside middle linebacker Derrick Johnson.
The team announced the move in a statement Monday.
Jordan has appeared in 82 games with 34 starts in six seasons for the Philadelphia Eagles, where current Chiefs coach Andy Reid had been in charge until he was fired this offseason.
Jordan has made 184 tackles, two interceptions and forced two turnovers in his career.
The Chiefs have also signed former Titans linebacker Zac Diles, who played at Kansas State, to help shore up the linebacker position. Kansas City could also attempt to fill one of the biggest voids in its defense through the draft.
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Trying to create a mock draft is more luck than science, especially with the ability for teams to trade as each pick is selected. Trying to plan beyond the first pick when Commissioner Goodell comes to the podium is almost impossible until you know the team that will make the pick and who is off the board at that time.
In this version of my Mock Draft I will put together some...
According to Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun, the Kansas City Chiefs have signed former Philadelphia Eagles linebacker Akeem Jordon to a one year deal. He was signed by the Philadelphia Eagles as an undrafted free agent in 2007.
The seven year veteran spent his entire career under new Chiefs coach Andy Reid in Philadelphia and will give the Chiefs more depth at linebacker.
The Kansas City Chiefs were initially looking to acquire two draft picks in exchange for left tackle Brandon Albert, but it looks like things have changed now that they’re having a hard time finding a trade partner, according to Peter King of SI.com
Kansas City hasn’t found any takers for franchised left tackle Branden Albert – I hear the Chiefs would take a high second...
With the Kansas City Chiefs having the No. 1 pick in this year’s Draft, I would like to run down some possible options on what the Chiefs can do in this upcoming Draft.The offseason for the Chiefs has been a success in my book.They have added a lot of new talent and now have been in talks to be in the running for an AFC West championship. The only thing that needs to finish is...
Pick a site and in their updated mock draft the Kansas City Chiefs are selecting Luke Joeckel, but one NFL writer believes differently.
NFL.com’s Bucky Brooks has OT – Eric Fisher from Central Michigan to the Kansas City Chiefs with the first overall selection of the 2013 NFL Draft.
At 6’8, 305lbs, Fisher has done nothing but help himself over the offseason...
Peter King of SI.com can’t imagine the Kansas City Chiefs selecting anyone but either Central Michigan left tackle Eric Fisher or Texas A&M left tackle Luke Joeckel with the first overall pick in next week’s draft.
It only makes sense for the Chiefs to take either Fisher or Joeckel with the first pick. Both players are safe picks and can help them right away.
The Kansas City Chiefs have had one glaring hole in their defense so far, inside linebacker. The spot next to Derrick Johnson has been wide open through free agency and some were wondering if the Chiefs would use a draft … Continue reading →
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The Chiefs finished the 2012 season with a record of 2-14. To me this was a bad sight and don’t want to see it again in the year ahead of us.The Chiefs have came out in the offseason and have been one of the top teams in talks with every player in the market.The signing of new GM John Dorsey and the hiring of Andy Reid at head coach has brought a whole new look to the Chiefs...
Kansas City Chiefs start first 3-day minicamp under head coach Andy Reid – from arrowheadpride.com By Joel Thorman on Apr 16 2013 The Kansas City Chiefs will have a three-day voluntary minicamp from Tuesday-Thursday of this week. Though it’s voluntary, … Continue reading →
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