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Chiefs general manager John Dorsey and coach Andy Reid knew tight end Tony Moeaki was prone to injury, so they hedged their bets this offseason by signing Anthony Fasano in free agency and drafting Travis Kelce in the third round. Turns out that Dorsey and Reid knew what they were doing. The Chiefs lost Moeaki to a fractured shoulder sustained in Saturday's preseason victory over Pittsburgh. Reid said Moeaki was undergoing further examinations before Monday's practice and did not indicate how long the fourth-year pro would be out. The Chiefs play their final preseason game Thursday night against Green Bay, and final roster cuts are due Saturday. Moeaki is not signed by Kansas City beyond this season. Bears running back Michael Bush recently told the Chicago Tribune that he played most of last season with a fractured bone in his right shoulder, so it's not a foregone conclusion that Moeaki will end up on injured reserve- or even miss a significant amount of time. Moeaki dealt wi...
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