Found February 24, 2013 on FF Locker Room:
Jamaal Charles, RB, Kansas City Chiefs Player Profile Height/Weight: 5-11/199 Birthdate: 12/27/1986 School: Texas FANTASY FOOTBALL ANALYSIS While Adrian Peterson stole the show in terms of comebacks, it was not lost on the fantasy world that Jamaal Charles also bounced back in a big way during the 2012 season. His injury occurred early on in the 2011 season but the worries carried over into early drafts heading into last year. He quickly put the skeletons back in the closet during his 233 yard performance in week 3 at New Orleans. For the most part, his 2012 season was a success but his owners were burned late in the year when it mattered most. He also failed to score more that 6 points in six games which is a knock on his consistency. BUT, and that’s a big but, there is a new sheriff in town and his name is Andy Reid. While I do think his carries will take a hit this season, I believe he makes up for it by doubling the amount of catches out of the backfield in 2013. He caught only ...

Report: Chiefs likely won’t draft a quarterback with the first pick

The Kansas City have met with numerous quarterbacks at the NFL Scouting Combine so far, but it doesn’t look like they’ll take one in the first round. According to the Kansas City Star, the Chiefs likely won’t use the first pick in April’s draft to select a quarterback. Two league sources told Matt Miller of the Bleacher Report that the Chiefs will draft Geno Smith with the...

Chiefs showing the most interest in Alex Smith

According to Ian Rapoport of, the Kansas City Chiefs are showing increased interest in 49ers quarterback Alex Smith. Andy Reid needs a quarterback that can run a west coast offense and Smith’s skill set is a good match for the short to intermediate passing offense. Smith also has the experience to help close the gap while the Chiefs rebuild, giving them the best chance...

5 Free Agents The Kansas City Chiefs Should Target This Offseason

During the 2012 season the Kansas City Chiefs earned the top draft pick in April with their 2-14 record, but were not the worst team in the league. Other than passing the ball on offense and stopping the run on defense, the Chiefs were an above average team.Their rushing offense was ranked 5th in the league behind the running of Jamaal Charles and Peyton Hillis, but passing the ball...

Chiefs reportedly looking to trade down no matter what

According to Adam Caplan of, multiple NFL executives believe the Kansas City Chiefs are looking to trade down from the first overall pick in this year’s draft even if they acquire a quarterback like Alex Smith or Nick Foles this offseason. The Chiefs know they need a quarterback more than anything in this draft and are likely reluctant to take one with the first...

Report: Chiefs Looking To Trade Out Of No. 1 Overall

Adam Caplan reports that “multiple execs” have informed him that the Kansas City Chiefs are looking to trade out of the No. 1 overall pick. Caplan adds that the acquiring either Alex Smith or Nick Foles wouldn’t have any impact on their decision to move back. The real question is whether or not there’s a team willing to move to the top spot in the draft. There doesn...

Report: Chiefs Have Interest In Both QB Alex Smith & OT Luke Joeckel

Ian Rapoport of is hearing that the Kansas City Chiefs are the team with the most interest in trading for 49ers QB Alex Smith. Rapoport adds that Chiefs really like LT Luke Joeckel as well. It’s probably not all that surprising to hear that the Chiefs are considering these players given that a number of people have already connected the dots in regards to these players...

Geno Smith Makes Case To Be Kansas City Chiefs’ No. 1 Pick

West Virginia quarterback Geno Smith entered the NFL Scouting Combine already perceived as the best passer in a clustered Class of 2013 — a group...

Rather than bashing Matt Cassel, Chiefs fans may boo Nick Foles next autumn in Kansas City

Although USA Today’s Mike Garafolo reports “no progress has been made,” the Chiefs and Philadelphia Eagles are negotiating a trade that would send the immortal Nick Foles to Kansas City in exchange for a second-day draft pick. The 24-year-old Foles, … Continue reading →

Report: Agent For Steve Breaston Meeting With Steelers Sunday At NFL Combine

It should come as no surprise that Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk is reporting on Sunday that Eric Metz, the agent for former Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Steve Breaston, will meet Sunday with Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert in Indianapolis at the NFL combine. Metz told Ed Bouchette of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette last week that he has been talking to four...

Report: Chiefs Interested In Trading For Alex Smith, Drafting Luke Joeckel

As we’ve been reporting for weeks now, Andy Reid and the Kansas City Chiefs need a quarterback.  The Chiefs have  several needs on their roster, and the ability to trade for a quarterback and draft the best overall player with the #1 pick would definitely push them back in the right direction. Andy Reid would like to trade for Eagles quarterback Nick Foles, but sources say Foles...

Steelers The “Favorites” To Sign Free Agent WR Steve Breaston

Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports that league sources have informed hit that the Pittsburgh Steelers are the “favorite” to sign free agent WR Steve Breaston. Breaston was recently released by the Chiefs and is available to sign with a team right now. Breaston made his money while playing under offensive coordinator Todd Haley in Arizona and was lured to Kansas City after...

Kansas City Chiefs Interested in Alex Smith

Not long after Jim Harbaugh said it is unlikely that the 49ers release Alex Smith. News is coming out that the most likely destination for Alex Smith is the Kansas City Chiefs. Word around the NFL is that the Chiefs are not expected to take a quarterback with the first-overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft and that Alex Smith appears to be the player the Chiefs are targeting. Jason...
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