Found September 23, 2012 on
Fantasy Football Champs:
Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles improved on his rushing total from a week ago by 230 yards in Week 3, rushing for 233 yards on 33 carries and a touchdown.Fantasy Spin:Charles only had six carries in Week 2 but he looked electric in gashing New Orleans Sunday. He also caught six passes for 55 yards. Continue to start him as a RB1.
BEST OF MAXIM
Week 3 brought us a match-up between two teams desperately in search of their first win. The New Orleans Saints played host to the Kansas City Chiefs in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Sunday. After losing by at least two touchdowns in their first games of the season, the Chiefs found themselves in the same predicament well into the third quarter against the Saints.However, Kansas...
Chiefs running back Peyton Hillis left Sunday's game at New Orleans with an ankle injury.Fantasy Spin:Hillis reached awkwardly for a Matt Cassel pass and immediately walked off the field. Hillis may not be missed this week as Jamaal Charles has looked excellent.
During today’s overtime win over the New Orleans Saints, Kansas City Chiefs running back/wide receiver Dexter McCluster suffered a bad shoulder injury.
“McCluster was in the process of making a catch and falling to the ground when he braced himself with his left arm. His elbow bent backward unnaturally and he left the game. He’s officially questionable to return,” wrote NFL.com.
The Chiefs were trailing New Orleans 24-6, well on their way to a third straight humiliating defeat. Then the defense stiffened, Jamaal Charles started to gouge the Saints for big yards and Kansas City suddenly has new life.
The Chiefs (1-2) will try to build on the momentum generated by the 27-24 overtime thriller next Sunday when they face the San Diego Chargers in an AFC West...
Chiefs Send Saints To 0-3 Record, Avoid Their Own 0-3 Start -
It was a rough start this year for the Chiefs, who entered Sunday’s game at 0-2 and facing an uphill challenge in the Superdome against the Saints. After the Chiefs made that uphill climb even steeper by falling into an 18-point deficit before coming back to win the game in overtime, head coach Romeo Crennel was relieved...
Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles (knee) is officially listed as probable on the Week 3 injury report.Fantasy Spin:Charles fully participated in practice every day this week so he should be fine for Sunday. New Orleans has been terrible against the run this season so get Charles in your lineup as an RB1.
As Kansas City kicker Ryan Succop lined up for a 31-yard field goal in overtime, fans started filing out of the Superdome.
Those who stuck around looked on in dread as New Orleans' nightmare of an offseason continued to bleed into the regular season.
Succop drilled his club-record sixth field goal of the game, punctuating an 18-point comeback that made the Chiefs 27-24 upset...
All good things came in three's today so why stop the flow now. It was whacky improbable and hard fought. But the Chiefs prevailed over the Saints thanks to six field goals by kicker Ryan Succop.
Kansas City WR/RB Dexter McCluster left the game on Sunday with an apparent elbow injury.Fantasy Spin:McCluster had one rushing attempt for five yards and three receptions for 28 yards. Wide receivers Jonathan Baldwin and Steve Breaston should see more opportunities.
On Sunday with the game on the line, Kansas City Chiefs kicker, Ryan Succop, managed to come through for his teammates in a big way.
Bills’ Searcy Fined $21,000 For Hit On Boss -
I forgot to post this one on NFL Fine Friday. This time the contribution that will be made to the NFL’s charities this week will also include a $21,000 lump sum from Buffalo Bills S Da’Norris Searcy. The league office reported that Searcy was fined for an illegal hit to Chiefs TE Kevin Boss. Boss left the game with a concussion...
NEW ORLEANS - Sunday was like a homecoming for Jerrell Powe. The former Ole Miss football player now with the Kansas City Chiefs came off the field smiling when he saw familiar faces. And also because his team had just won in dramatic fashion.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Chiefs were trailing New Orleans 24-6, well on their way to a third straight humiliating defeat. Then the defense stiffened, Jamaal Charles started to gouge the Saints for big yards and Kansas City suddenly has new life.
The Chiefs (1-2) will try to build on the momentum generated by the 27-24 overtime thriller next Sunday when they face the San Diego Chargers...
Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles exploded on Sunday for 233 rushing yards, 55 receiving yards, and one touchdown. NFL fantasy dudes went ga-ga over the performance, and rightly so.For those of us dialed into the COLLEGE fantasy game, however, this is chump change compared to what Nevada RB Stefphon Jefferson did late Saturday night against Hawaii.How does 170 rushing...