Posted February 03, 2012 on
Three days after Charlie Weis was hired in early December, Tim Grunhard agreed to become his offensive line coach. Now, the long-time Kansas City Chiefs center and former Roeland Park (KS) Bishop Miege High head coach is hoping to create a culture of toughness in the trenches for the Jayhawks.

Brian Daboll Bound For Kansas City

The Kansas City Chiefs have hired Brian Daboll as their new offensive coordinator, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. Fantasy Spin: Daboll will attempt to improve a Kansas City offense that ranked a dismal 27th in total yards per game in 2011. The 36-year-old was previously an offensive coordinator with the Browns (2009-10) and Dolphins (2011).

Impressive haul for Weis on signing day

It didn't take long for new Kansas coach Charlie Weis to realize that an upgrade in talent was the first thing needed to turn around the Jayhawk football program. But after taking over a team that won just two games last year and doing it less than two months before signing day the odds were against him from the start. Apparently a couple of Super Bowl rings can equalize...

Chiefs in discussions with former Dolphins OC

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Chiefs are in discussions with Brian Daboll to become their new offensive coordinator. Team spokesman Ted Crews told The Associated Press on Saturday that Daboll has not been hired, but the two sides remain in discussions. The former Dolphins offensive coordinator could be introduced as soon as Monday, when Chiefs executives return from the Super Bowl in...

Saunders, Zorn interview for Chiefs OC position

The Kansas City Chiefs have interviewed quarterbacks coach Jim Zorn for the vacant offensive coordinator's position. Al Saunders, who is still under contract with Oakland and was the offensive coordinator with Kansas City from 2001-05, also has interviewed for the position. Zorn has served as head coach of the Washington Redskins. He was also the quarterbacks coach with the...

Candid Cameron: Smile Kansas City, the Super Bowl in yours

Yes, it's Super Bowl Week news you couldn't possibly avoid unless you've been off herding yaks in Mongolia. Thousands of media types have been busy digging into every storyline imaginable. By the weekend, they'll be interviewing the New England punter's seventh-grade math teacher. There are head-to-head analyses on so many blogs and scratchy, end-of-the-dial...

Chiefs will have a quarterback competition

Matt Cassel has said he’s ready to compete to be the starting quarterback for the Chiefs this year. He’d better be. Both Chiefs coach Romeo Crennel and General Manager Scott Pioli told the Kansas City Star that there will be a quarterback competition this offseason. “There will be increased competition at every position, including the…

Crennel, Pioli: Cassel can expect competition for Chiefs QB job

Chiefs coach Romeo Crennel and general manager Scott Pioli said Thursday that they want Matt Cassel to face some competition for the starting quarterback job.

Chiefs interested in Daboll as next offensive coordinator

The Kansas City Chiefs are talking to Brian Daboll about their vacant offensive-coordinator position, according to a league source.

Chiefs narrow coordinator search, want QB competition

Chiefs coach Romeo Crennel has interviewed quarterbacks coach Jim Zorn and Oakland Raiders offensive coordinator Al Saunders for the vacant offensive coordinator's job and emphasized Thursday the need to bring in competition for Matt Cassel at starting quarterback.

Rob Gronkowski's injury key factor in Patriots' plans

Fred "The Hammer" Williamson was the first. Before Super Bowl I, Williamson, the Kansas City Chiefs' self-promoting defensive back, said he would deliver the hammer to Green Bay Packers receivers Boyd Dowler and Carroll Dale.
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