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The Kansas City Chiefs have officially used their franchise tag on Dwayne Bowe . This likely will spell the end for Brandon Carr being a Kansas City Chief. Brandon had 45 tackles and 4 interceptions for the Chiefs last season playing along side Flowers. Carr is going to demand way more money than the Chiefs [...]
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The Chiefs have made Dwayne Bowe their franchise player, keeping the impact wide receiver off the free-agent market this offseason.
Kansas City made the move less than an hour before Monday's deadline, even though it had long been expected. Bowe is guaranteed a salary of about $9.5 million next season, though the Chiefs have indicated they would like to sign him to a long-term...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Chiefs have made Dwayne Bowe their franchise player, keeping the impact wide receiver off the free-agent market this offseason.
Kansas City made the move less than an hour before Monday's deadline, even though it had long been expected. Bowe is guaranteed a salary of about 9.5 million next season, though the Chiefs have indicated they would like...
Like a handful of his fellow receivers around the league, Dwayne Bowe has become his team’s franchise player.
Per the Kansas City Star, Bowe received the franchise tag from the Chiefs on Monday, just minutes before the 4 p.m. deadline.
This move was widely anticipated with Bowe and the Chiefs unable to come to terms on a long-term deal, a recurring theme for many other NFL wideouts...
On December 23rd, 2007, in a meaningless, diehards-only game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Detroit Lions, Jackie Battle received his first regular season carry in the NFL. It was a simple plunge up the middle, the ball’s placement on the Lions’ three-yard line allowing only one objective for Battle: score. Battle was met
The Kansas City Chiefs placed their franchise tag on wide receiver Dwayne Bowe shortly before Monday's deadline.
The move guarantees that Bowe will earn roughly $9.5 million next season.
Bowe finished with 81 catches for 1,159 yards and five touchdowns last season.
Bowe has spent all five of his NFL seasons with the Chiefs since being the No. 23 pick in the 2007 draft. He...
The Kansas City Chiefs have released eight-year veteran linebacker Demorrio Williams, who had become a backup in recent seasons.
The team announced the move Tuesday, one week before free agency begins.
Williams joined the Chiefs in 2008 and had 22 starts in four seasons. He spent the previous four years with the Atlanta Falcons.
By cutting the 31-year-old Williams, the Chiefs...
According to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network, the Kansas City Chiefs have placed the franchise tag on wide receiver Dwayne Bowe.
Bowe is clearly the Chiefs best receiver and it was vital for them to make sure they keep him around. Now the goal will be to get him locked up with a long-term contract.
KANSAS CITY, March 5–Talk about making a move at the LAST minute. Just when you thought all of the franchise tags had been handed out, the Chiefs show up the party with a name of their own. Please click the link below to read the rest of the story and watch video of Bowe's road to glory.
Instead of letting Pro Bowl wide receiver Dwayne Bowe hit the market as a free agent, the Kansas City Chiefs retained him for next season by designating him as their franchise player.
Bowe got the non-exclusive tag, so he can negotiate with other teams.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Kansas City Chiefs released veteran linebacker Demorrio Williams on Tuesday, saving the franchise about 2 million in salary cap space before the start of free agency.
The 31-year-old Williams joined the Chiefs in 2008 after four seasons with the Atlanta Falcons, and eventually became the starter ahead of Derrick Johnson. But he's been used primarily...
According to Adam Caplan of TheSidelineView.com, the Kansas City Chiefs have released linebacker Demorrio Williams and will save about $1.7 million in cap space for the 2012 season.
The 31 year-old Williams only had 18 tackles in 2011 as a back up and was clearly not worth keeping.
On Wednesday, the Kansas City Chiefs cut linebacker Demorrio Williams.
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter via Evan Silva, the Dallas Cowboys are expected to have a serious interest in acquiring Chiefs cornerback Brandon Carr once he hits the free agent market on March 13th.
It’s clear that one of the most biggest needs the Cowboys have this offseason is improving their secondary. It’s vital that they upgrade the back end of their defense in order...
Ever since it’s inception in 2007, the franchise tag has been applied to some of the best players in the NFL. It’s an easy way for teams to keep their stars for at least one more year, without having to sign them to a long-term deal. Teams and players are then able to take the franchise tag year to work out a longer deal if possible. Some players don’t take too kindly to the...