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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 "a former American football quarterback who is currently employed at Payless Shoes in Aberdeen, South Dakota." There has been no confirmation made of the claim, but looking at Palko's numbers from his six starts in 2011 it might be...

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.

Romeo, Romeo, where art thou defensive linemen?

For the last five seasons, the Kansas City Chiefs have selected three defensive linemen in the first round of the NFL draft in Glenn Dorsey, Tyson Jackson and Dontari Poe. Dorsey and Jackson, were also top five first round picks in 2008 and 2009, with neither of them playing up to the expectations they have [...]

NFL Fever: Arrowhead Grounds Crew Paints Chiefs Logo On Kansas City Airport Turf

Kansas City has to do anything they can to intimidate opponenents these days. Matt Cassel isn’t worrying anyone so they have to resort to cheap scare tactics like this. The Chiefs sent their grounds team out to Kansas City International Airport to spray a massive chiefs logo in the grass. The Falcons are going to be flying into town soon and seeing that logo will send shivers...

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...

New Series: Bold Prediction #8 – KC Leads NFL in Rushing behind JC Superstar and the Albino Rhino

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...

Atlanta Falcons vs. Kansas City Chiefs: Three Bold Predictions

The Atlanta Falcons and Kansas City Chiefs begin their season at Arrowhead stadium on Sunday, September 9th.  Since 1990, the Chiefs have had a 25-9 record against NFC opponents at home. However this could be a game that goes Atlanta’s way.Here’s what to expect Sunday. Cornerbacks Brandon Flowers and Stanford Routt vs. wide receivers Julio Jones and Roddy White: The Chiefs...

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...

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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