Found September 30, 2012 on
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. Marty Schottenheimer was in town for the Chiefs' alumni weekend before heading back to his home in Charlotte, N.C., and back into retirement.
Perhaps some Chiefs fans should have tackled him before he got to the Kansas City airport.
Yes, it's getting that desperate in these parts.
The Chiefs not only fell to 1-3 on Sunday with yet another head-scratching stinker this one 37-20 to division rival San Diego they also gave the appearance of a team completely bent on self-destruction.
This again was the antithesis of "Martyball," the dominant form of Chiefs football that stressed intimidating defense and ball security during the 1990s. On Sunday, the Chiefs committed five first-half turnovers while falling behind 27-6.
The Chiefs also committed seven penalties in that half for 65 yards, and fell asleep repeatedly on defense, allowing Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers to virtually point out his targets before connecting on passes as he completed...
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Matt Cassel is under fire right now in Kansas City. After four sub par seasons at best, it seems that Chiefs faithful and his teammates have grown tired of the act. According to Jason Cole ofÂ Yahoo Sports, the only supporter Cassel has left in the organization is head coach Romeo Crennel. Sources say if the Chiefs had a better option at backup than Brady Quinn, Cassel would haveâ€...
Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles put together one of the nicest highlights of the weekend with this awesome touchdown run against the Chargers today. Unfortunately, his teammates are having quite a bit of trouble helping Charles out and the Chiefs are getting smoked.
Chiefs wideout Dwayne Bowe was limited in practice during the week with a groin injury but it didn't hurt him Sunday. The receiver turned in his second 100-yard game of the season.Fantasy Spin:Bowe caught seven passes and a touchdown and now has 25 receptions and three scores in four games. It's nice to see Matt Cassel's inconsistent play is not hurting Bowe one bit.
The Chiefs were riding high after a solid victory last week against the Saints, but their parade was promptly and torrentially rained upon by Phillip Rivers and the Chargers. This game was not so much about the Chargers being vastly superior, as it was about how truly terrible the Chiefs are.Heroes: Phillip Rivers, Jackie BattleFor years, Phillip Rivers has led this Chargers team...
Kansas City receiver Dwayne Bowe is expected to play Sunday versus the Chargers according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. Bowe is listed as questionable with an injured groin.Fantasy Spin:The Chiefs will likely need to pass the ball early and often to keep up with San Diego's high-powered offense. Bowe should see plenty of targets in Week 4, despite the groin issues.
According to ESPNâ€™s Adam Schefter, Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe is expected to play on Sunday even though he was listed as questionable with a groin injury.
Bowe has been off to a nice start this season with 18 receptions for 234 yards and 2 touchdowns.
Winning a football game by 17 points is not what I would call a 'blow out' win.Unless it was a game in which the winning team forced six turnovers from an offense ranked No. 1 in the NFL, in a division game on the losing team's home field.Oh, that WAS the case?The San Diego Chargers defeat the Kansas City Chiefs 37-20 in blowout win.Five things to be learned from the...
The Kansas City Chiefs are back where we expected them to be. The San Diego Chargers are just back.
During an ugly, turnover-laced game Sunday, the Chargers' 37-20 dismantling of the Chiefs crystallized just how bad of a football team Kansas City has become. Quarterback Matt Cassel threw three picks, Jamaal Charles coughed up two fumbles, Shaun Draughn added another for good...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The San Diego Chargers couldn't have asked for a more generous host.
Philip Rivers threw for 209 yards and two touchdowns, and the AFC West-leading Chargers took advantage of six turnovers by the Kansas City Chiefs in a 37-20 victory Sunday.
Five of the turnovers came in the first half, when San Diego (3-1) raced to a 27-6 lead, and the Chargers turned...