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The flu bug moving its way through the Chiefs locker room claimed two more players and reclaimed another Friday, Adam Teicher of the Kansas City Star reports.
Wide receiver Dexter McCluster, safety Kendrick Lewis and linebacker Tamba Hali were sent home to rest because of flu symptoms and did not practice. All were listed as questionable for Sundays game on the final injury report of the week.
McCluster and Lewis are the new sick players. Hali missed practice on Wednesday but returned to work on Thursday.
Source: The Redzone
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According to Steve Wyche of the NFL Network (via NFL.com) the Kansas City Chiefs plan on keeping general manager Scott Pioli.
According to NFL.com’s Steve Wyche, the Kansas City Chiefs are expected to retain general manager Scott Pioli despite a disastrous season, according to a source briefed on the situation. Coach Romeo Crennel won’t be as fortunate. The source said...
NFL rumors spread like wildfire, especially in the final week of the regular season.
As 'Black Monday' approaches, there's been a rumor floating around that former Colts head coach Tony Dungy was set to make a return to the NFL coaching ranks, and landing with the Kansas City Chiefs.
Dungy, who has been working for NBC Sports since his departure from the NFL, put...
Chiefs wideout Dexter McCluster (illness) is active for Week 17 against the Broncos.Fantasy Spin:McCluster has racked up 51 catches this season but just 447 yards since he is used primarily on patterns close to the line of scrimmage. We doubt he'll be active in most fantasy lineups.
The 2012 NFL regular season has concluded as the Kansas City Chiefs struggled through a very disappointing season. There are several questions surrounding the Chiefs as the team prepares for the off-season. Wholesale changes might be on the way for the organization with possible front office and coaching changes possible. The Chiefs will now have to prepare for the start of free...
A league source has told Jason Cole of Yahoo Sports that Chiefs general manager Scott Pioli will survive in Kansas City, but only with significant changes which would include a new coach and new quarterback.
Of course Pioli chose the last quarterback Matt Cassel and this is not a strong draft class for quarterbacks.
Source: The Redzone
The Kansas City Chiefs secured the No. 1 overall pick Sunday with their 14th loss of the season, 38-3 at Denver. The Chiefs and Jacksonville Jaguars were 2-14, but tiebreakers based on schedule strength give the top pick to Kansas City. The NFL releases the official draft order Monday after cross-checking tiebreakers between teams with common final regular-season records. Oakland...
The Kansas City Chiefs placed wide receiver Terrance Copper on injured reserve Saturday.
Copper has appeared in 15 games for the Chiefs this season, catching eight balls for 79 yards. He also has five tackles while playing on special teams.
To fill the roster spot for Kansas City's season finale against the Denver Broncos, the Chiefs signed wide receiver Junior Hemingway...
Chiefs tight end Tony Moeaki (head) is questionable Sunday after returning to practice on Friday.Fantasy Spin:After missing 2011-12 with a torn ACL, Moeaki has had a decent comeback season (31-432-1) considering the turmoil surrounding the Chiefs' passing game. However, he's not someone to trust in Week 17, even in two-TE leagues.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The job description alone should scare away all but the most confident of souls.
Must be able to kick an awkwardly shaped ball at least 50 yards. Must generate enough hang-time to enable proper coverage. Must do it all in the midst of thousands of screaming fans, with half a dozen defenders bringing pressure and the game's outcome hanging in the balance...
Last week: 32 (+0)
Net points per drive: -0.90 (32nd)
DVOA: -38.4% (32nd)
Weighted DVOA: -34.9% (32nd)
RB Jamaal Charles: Rushed for 228 yards (43 after contact) and a touchdown on 22 attempts, 1 broken tackle, 1 fumble, caught 1 pass for 4 yards on 3 attempts
RB Peyton Hillis: Rushed for 101 yards (60 after contact) on 15 attempts, 4 broken tackles...
1. How will the Chiefs fix their quarterback problem?Since a strong debut season with Kansas City (3,116 yards, 27 TD, 7 INT) in 2010 that saw the team reach the playoffs, Matt Cassel's play has dropped off significantly, as he's thrown just 16 touchdowns against 21 interceptions in a combined 18 games the past two seasons. Cassel struggles with decision-making under pressure...
With Black Monday on the horizon in the NFL, the Kansas City Chiefs could be in line for a change at General Manager. Should that occur who are the guys that might fill that void for the struggling AFC West franchise?
(AP) -- While the AFC's other top teams have stumbled recently, the Denver Broncos look to keep rolling into the postseason.
By earning an 11th straight victory in Sunday's regular-season finale, the Broncos can wrap up a first-round bye in the AFC playoffs and ensure the visiting Kansas City Chiefs land the No. 1 pick in the 2013 NFL draft.
After passing New England for...
The Kansas City Chiefs have had a disastrous season but team owner Clark Hunt is not ready to pull the plug on general manager Scott Pioli. Head coach Romeo Crennel is expected to be fired at seasons end.
Kirk Ferentz of Iowa is one name that has been closely associated with the head coaching position in Kansas City. There is no buyout on his contract with Iowa and NFL.com’s Ian...
Will the NFL's version of Black Monday hit the Kansas City Chiefs organization or will the franchise do nothing?