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I have lost hope. I feel stranded on NFL Island and the Kansas City Chiefs organization is the search plane flying overhead oblivious to my futile smoke signals below.The plane passes, and all hope is lost.There’s nowhere to go from here in the life of a Chiefs’ fan.In today’ NFL, it is almost impossible to lose hope.Bad teams are given high draft picks and owners have no patience for failure and make hasty changes in search of immediate improvement. Teams can swing from the bottom of a division to the top in a matter of single NFL offseason.It takes sheer incompetence, complete and utter mismanagement and damn-near intentional self-sabotage to be as consistently bad as the Kansas City Chiefs.There is not one single thing that I, a die-hard east coast Kansas City Chiefs fan since 1988, can point to as a glimmer of hope. There is nothing to look forward to. We are in Groundhog Day mode speaking gibberish to Wilson in Cast Away.It’s lonely being a Chiefs’ fan these days. As a matter o...
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The Kansas City Chiefs need to get real for second about Matt Cassel. In the NFL, the quarterbacks always get the blame for the team when things don’t go well, but it isn’t Cassel’s fault. Chief fans are already clamoring to pick Geno Smith in the NFL draft and that would be a mistake. It’s not a mistake because of Smith not being a good quarterback, but the real issue on...
An elderly woman received a turkey from Chiefs WR Dexter McCluster, and she let the player hear it about the team's struggles.
Kansas City Chiefs running back/wide receiver Dexter McCluster delivered a Thanksgiving meal to an elderly fan and was given an earful for the Chiefs’ woes this season.
“Y’all better start winning some games,” Ms. Louise said. “I’ve been praying, but y’all got to work a little bit harder.”
After signing a few autographs and delivering the meal, McCluster acknowledged...
The Kansas City Chiefs waived offensive lineman Rich Ranglin on Saturday and elevated wide receiver Jamar Newsome from the practice squad to the 53-man roster.
Newsome originally joined the Chiefs' practice squad in December 2011 after playing two games with Jacksonville that season. The former Central Florida player also spent time on Pittsburgh's practice squad.
Brady Quinn was a good QB at Notre Dame, he's not an NFL QB. I blame the front office for this mess.
After going a red hot 13-1 in week 11, I went 2-1 on Thanksgiving day. For the season that makes it 106-57. I'm still in striking distance of .750 for the season.
Let's take a look at week 12.
Minnesota at Chicago - The Vikings are coming off their bye...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Brady Quinn is getting another shot on the Kansas City Chiefs' quarterback merry-go-round.
Coach Romeo Crennel announced Wednesday that Quinn will start Sunday's game against the Denver Broncos, regaining the job he lost when he sustained a concussion against Oakland.
Quinn was cleared to play last week against Cincinnati and came on at halftime for...
Thanksgiving is a time to reflect, a time for warmth, and most importantly, a time for giving.
Earlier in the week, Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Dexter McCluster was out and about in the community taking part in the team’s annual home delivery of a Thanksgiving meal to low-income residence in the city. The Chiefs have taken part in such an event for over 20 years.
Kansas City Chiefs wide receivers Dwayne Bowe (head/back)
and Jonathan Baldwin (head/neck) were among the players that were able to fully
practice yesterday, while offensive linemen Brandon Albert (back) and Ryan
Lilja (knee) didn’t participate once again.
Bowe was able to suit up for last weekend’s matchup against
the Cincinnati Bengals, but he exited to game due to injury...
With the Chiefs going into this game with the least scored points in the NFL they still have some great threats on the field and I will tell you who and what they have to do to get a win in the book. Even though they are in the fight for the first pick in this coming draft I would like to see another win out of them. Please.Or even try something new with the team and see what can...
1. The Kansas City Chiefs select: Geno Smith | QB | West Virginia Not an elite prospect, but Geno Smith is the pinnacle of the 2013 Quarterback class, and a better option both in the short and long term than those likely to be available in Free Agency or via trade. Kansas City has [...]
The Chiefs could be without 75 percent of their starting offensive line on Sunday. Left tackle Branden Albert is "doubtful" with a back injury and guard Jon Asamoah (thumb) and center Ryan Lilja (knee) are "questionable". The Chiefs should get wide receivers Dwayne Bowe (neck/back) and Jon Baldwin (head/neck) back for the Broncos game. Source: Yahoo! Sports ...
Kansas City wideout Dwayne Bowe, who sat out the entire second half Sunday against Cincinnati with neck and back problems, is probable for Sunday's game against Denver, according to coach Romeo Vrennel who expects him to play.Fantasy Spin:That's the good news. The bad news is that Brady Quinn is his starting quarterback and he'll be covered by the talented Champ Bailey.
Denver Broncos (7-3) at Kansas City Chiefs (1-9)
There are two trends that apply to this game, but both of them can be neutralized by the fact that this matchup is divisional. Home dogs are 57-40 ATS off a loss as home dogs since 2002, but that only 13-10 ATS as divisional home dogs after being non-divisional home dogs. When you go back to 2002 to get a bigger sample size, that trend...