The Kansas City Chiefs have found an unlikely source to build team chemistry beanbags.
Players have taken up a game called "Bags" by some, an activity comparable to horseshoes. Two plywood boards set 33 feet apart are placed on the locker-room carpet. Players try to throw one of four beanbags into a hole for three points. If a bag lands on the board but misses the hole, a player is awarded one point. The first person to reach 21 points wins.
Head coach Todd Haley introduced the activity after the Chiefs lost their first three games against the Buffalo Bills, Detroit Lions and San Diego Chargers by a combined score of 109-27. Since, Kansas City has won two straight, beating the Minnesota Vikings and Indianapolis Colts. The Chiefs have a bye this week before traveling to face the Oakland Raiders on Oct. 23 at O.co Coliseum.
The idea came in part from quarterbacks coach Jim Zorn. Haley asked coaches and players about creating ways to build chemistry. Zorn mentioned "Bags" was pa...