Found September 05, 2012 on Fantasy Football SPIN:
The Chiefs 2011 season was derailed early on by injuries to RB Jamaal Charles (blew out his ACL in week 2), TE Tony Moeaki and CB Eric Berry. KC added Peyton Hillis this offseason and both he and Charles will look to return to their fantasy beastliness of 2010. Reports have surfaced that the Chiefs intend to get the 1-2 backfield punch in upwards of 500 touches - which would give players a legit chance at RB2 production. The favorable schedule and top 10 O-line should put this ground game over the top as they surpass the Texans as the most dangerous rushing attack leading fantasy teams deep into the playoffs.

Tyler Palko Apparently Working at Payless Only Months After Starting at Quarterback for Kansas City Chiefs

Tyler Palko was never expected to fill Matt Cassell's shoes in the Kansas City Chiefs offense, but he also wasn't expected to be selling them. Just a few months after starting six games at quarterback for the Chiefs, Palko has apparently found himself in the middle of South Dakota selling shoes. According to Palko's Google profile, the 29-year-old backup quarterback is...

Charles and Hillis named “starters”

The Kansas City Chiefs brought in Peyton Hillis this off season and it is now clear why. The Chiefs depth chart has he and the incumbent Jamaal Charles both listed as starting running backs against the Falcons this Sunday. This shouldn’t worry Charles’ fantasy owners, as he is not a work horse type of back that was going to get 20+ carries on a consistent basis any way. But...

Video: Interview with Chiefs’ running back Peyton Hillis.

The Kansas City Chiefs took a chance when they reeled in Peyton Hillis after the running back had one of the most bizarre seasons in NFL history in 2011. The self-described “utility man” sat down and discussed his new environment, the coaching staff and his workout tools. Please click the link below to watch this interview.

Chiefs turn to D-III player to replace Hali

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Chiefs' replacement for one of the NFL's most feared pass rushers this Sunday will be an unheralded veteran linebacker out of tiny Wheaton College. It won't be the first time Andy Studebaker has started a game, but it'll surely be like none other: It's the season-opener against the Atlanta Falcons, and Studebaker will be taking the...

Atlanta Falcons at Kansas City Chiefs Week 1 NFL Pick

Atlanta Falcons (0-0) at Kansas City Chiefs (0-0) Buy tickets for this game When I looked at the week 1 games a few months ago, this one stood out to me. There was a reason. I bet the Falcons as road favorites in Chicago week 1 last year and got burned as the Falcons proved that their struggles on the road were more important than their talent edge and lost pretty easily. Obviously...

Gonzo excited to face his former team, the Chiefs

(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. With AP Photos.) By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer Tony Gonzalez took note of the first game as soon as the NFL schedule came out. How could he not? One of the greatest tight ends in NFL history spent much of his career with the Kansas City Chiefs, who just happen to be the opener Sunday for his current squad, the Atlanta Falcons. This is certainly...

AP Pro32 comments about Chiefs

Comments on the Kansas City Chiefs by the AP Pro32 panel (ranking in parentheses): --- KANSAS CITY CHIEFS (17) Chris Berman (ESPN, 21) - Healthy now, maybe 2010 wasn't fluke. Clifton Brown (Sporting News, 21) - They open with Falcons, Bills, Saints, Chargers, Ravens. Will find out about themselves quickly. Cris Collinsworth (NBC Sports, 20) - Surprise team of 2010 trying...

Burning Questions: Falcons vs. Chiefs

With the Kansas City Chiefs ready to take flight against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday afternoon, the Warpaint Illustrated top dogs, duke it out with six burning questions to get you primed for the season opener.

Atlanta at Kansas City This game could turn into a thriller with Matty “Ice” Ryan threading the needle quite a bit to his two superstar wide receivers, Julio Jones and Roddy White. The Chiefs have a solid devastating as well in their backfield. Jamaal Charles and Peyton Hillis can move the chains in a variety of ways, and it is Matt Cassel’s job to take care of the ball and...
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