Originally written on Gridiron Grit  |  Last updated 11/17/14
The Kansas City Chiefs are coming off their worst season in franchise history and new head coach Andy Reid had the worst season of his 14-year head-coaching career last year, but you wouldn’t know it with the way that optimism has been running high as of late in KC after the additions throughout the offseason on both sides of the ball. Photo Credit: KCChiefs.com Arguably the biggest upgrade was made at quarterback, with Alex Smith and backup Chase Daniel revamping a group mired in injury and poor play in 2012. Smith may not be in the class of the NFL’s elite quarterbacks, but he is a very solid and reliable quarterback who has shown impressive growth over the past couple of seasons and should mesh well with Andy Reid, who not only has a history of knowing how to get the most out his quarterbacks, but he also reportedly tried to acquire Smith on multiple occasions when he was still coaching in Philly.   [RELATED: Ranking the Top 10 Veteran Quarterbacks in the NFL Today] Smith, 29, is...
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