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(Eds: Updates. With AP Photos.) By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer Tamba Hali woke up Sunday morning, went for a walk and then settled in to watch the Kansas City Chiefs on television.
He much prefers his regular routine.
The Pro Bowl linebacker was back on the practice field Wednesday after serving a one-week suspension for violating the league's substance-abuse policy. Hali apologized for the transgression, but refused to get into the details about what caused the NFL to discipline him.
''I've got to be careful of what I say,'' Hali said after practice, sweat dripping off his face. ''I can't elaborate on anything. I'm just very sorry for what went on.''
Hali said that he didn't have any problem with the suspension levied by the NFL, and preferred to shift the focus back to the field and the Chiefs' game Sunday at Buffalo, where he'll try to bolster a pass rush that was virtually nonexistent in a 40-24 loss to the Atlant...
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A reflective and remorseful Chiefs linebacker Tamba Hali spoke to the media for the first time Wednesday since he was suspended for one game for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy.
Hali began to answer the opening question from a reporter about the Chiefs' loss to Atlanta, then stopped in mid-sentence to make a statement.
"I want to apologize...
The Chiefs have waived linebacker Cameron Sheffield to make roster space for linebacker Tamba Hali, who was suspended for Week 1 for violating the league's substance-abuse policy.
The Chiefs announced the roster move Tuesday night.
Hali did not count against the Chiefs' 53-man roster while he was suspended for the season-opener against Atlanta. He's eligible to return...
Hot Kansas City Chiefs Cheerleaders. Today we continue on with the AFC West and get to enjoy the ladies of Kansas City. I figured it would be tough to keep up with the Broncos girls from yesterday and I was right. The Chiefs girls are hot, but just not close to Denver. Check them out below and judge for yourself.
When Brandon Flowers went down at training camp with what looked at the time to be a serious injury, Chiefs fans every where held their breath, hoping against hope that he’d simply miss a few practices, perhaps a pre-season game, and then come back ready to play in week one.
Then after the first game for Kansas City came and went last Sunday against Atlanta, with no Flowers on...
According to Adam Caplan of TheSidelineView.com, Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Brandon Flowers fully practiced today. This could be a sign that he’s ready to go.
Chiefs CB Brandon Flowers had a full practice today, which could finally be a sign that he’ll be able to play vs. Buffalo on Sunday.
— Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) September 13, 2012
Flowers missed last week’s game...
Pressure is building for Chiefs general manager Scott Pioli.For the second year in a row the Chiefs get spanked in there home opener against the Atlanta Falcons.Sure the defense had injuries and suspensions. Granted having linebacker Tamba Hali and cornerback Brandon Flowers would have helped.Sure quarterback Matt Cassel played well for one half of football.But by the end of the...
It is week 2 and time to scout the enemy. We are joined by Joel Thorman from Arrowhead Pride to discuss Bills/Chiefs. How do they feel about Matt Cassel? How has Jaamal Charles looked? How should the Bills attack the Chiefs' defense? All that and more. Enjoy.
1) If you were the Bills offensive and defensive coordinator, how would you attack the Chiefs? Depends if Brandon...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Eric Berry never saw the hit coming until it was too late.
The Chiefs' Pro Bowl safety was ranging to his right, trying to defend the goal line in last season's opener, when Steve Johnson lined him up in his sights. The Bills wide receiver swooped in with his shoulder first and cut Berry down at the knees with a devastating block.
It was perfectly...
By creating their own Twitter accounts, professional sports teams are accepting that the benefits of using social media outweigh the negatives of having to listen to fans air out their grievances. Twitter makes it easy for fans to voice their frustrations directly to the team after a tough loss, and that’s exactly what Missouri resident Travis Wright chose to do after the team’s...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The NFL is supposed to be a 16-game exercise in attrition.
Teams typically start off the opening week at full strength, and through the brutal grind of practice and games, guys pick up the inevitable bumps and bruises, and often injuries more serious than that. The teams that best cope with them are usually in the playoff hunt.
If the Kansas City Chiefs have...
Kansas City Chiefs @ Buffalo BillsKansas City Chiefs: The Chiefs come off a thorough pasting at the hands of the full throttle passing game of the Atlanta Falcons; but wait, there’s hope! The only team that allowed significantly more points last week was the Buffalo Bills, so if there’s any game that Matt Cassel and company can bounce back in, it would be against this defense...
In back-to-back NFL seasons, the Buffalo Bills have had their way with the Kansas City Chiefs. Even more insulting is the fact they crushed them both times at Arrowhead Stadium. Now the Chiefs get a chance to return the favor with their first road contest of 2012.
(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. With AP Photos.) By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer One of the intriguing plots in Sunday's game between the Chiefs and Bills involves Kansas City safety Eric Berry, who tore his left ACL when Buffalo's Steve Johnson blocked him at the knees in the 2011 season opener.
Berry tweeted in the offseason that he wondered whether it was done on purpose...
The Buffalo Bills picked up right where they left off in 2011, allowing 40-plus points while being routed on the road.
Now missing two of their biggest offensive weapons for an extended period of time, regrouping Sunday likely won't be easy against a visiting Kansas City Chiefs defense returning Pro Bowl linebacker Tamba Hali and seeking to avenge a blowout in last year'...