Found August 01, 2012 on The Football Fan Spot:
In 2010, the Chiefs made the playoffs, winning the AFC West with 10 victories. In 2011, they won just 7 games, but suffered major injuries to Jamaal Charles, Eric Berry, Tony Moeaki, and Matt Cassel. Charles went down for the season week 2. Moeaki missed the entire year, as did Berry, with the exception of 5 snaps in the opener before tearing his ACL. Cassel, meanwhile, missed 7 games, forcing the completely incompetent Tyler Palko to start 4 games, before the mediocre Kyle Orton took over for the last 3. Because of this, many are picking the Chiefs to be a bounce back candidate and potential “sleeper.” Doing so based only off the information stated in the first paragraph is flawed, for several reasons. One, while the Chiefs made the playoffs with 10 wins in 2010, they were not a deserving playoff team. They went just 2-5 against teams that were .500 or better, including playoffs, and 8-2 against teams that were sub .500. One of their two wins came against the early season Chargers ...
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