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Chiefs general manager Scott Pioli said the signing of Stanford Routt doesn't impact the team's desire to bring back Brandon Carr.
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The Minnesota Vikings finished 26th in the NFL against the pass in 2011 (251.2 yards per game), and they also intercepted a tied for league-low eight passes. The need for playmakers in the secondary should be one of the primary needs for the team as the pre-draft process and free agency gets going now.
The Kansas City Chiefs signed cornerback Stanford Routt to a three-year, ...
A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that the Kansas City Chiefs and cornerback Stanford Routt have agreed to terms on a $19.6 million, three-year deal. The person, speaking on condition of anonymity Monday because the team had not announced the deal, said the agreement includes a $4 million signing bonus and $6 million the first season.
My grades on all the signings this free agency period. Stanford Routt signing grade added.
The Kansas City Chiefs bolstered their secondary on Monday, signing free agent cornerback Stanford Routt.
The NFL's offseason got under way this week with the combine, the opening of the franchise tag window and the first decent contract (Stanford Routt). After last year's lockout, the quick turnaround is a welcomed site in the NFL world, and the league can get back to normalcy. Let's dive into the Two-Minute Drill, which has no offseason. 1. I'll begin my run of 10 mock...
- The Chiefs signed former Raiders cornerback Stanford Routt to a three-year, $19.6 million deal. The arrival of Routt, seen above getting beaten by new and possibly temporary teammate Dwayne Bowe, likely spells the end of Brandon Carr’s tenure in Kansas City. Will that ratchet up Peter King’s dreams of free agency mayhem? Hard to say, but I’m thankful to see even the most...