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Down Go The Packers, Down Go The Packers! The unbeatable team that was, is no longer, and it’s due to the foot of Ryan Succop of the Chiefs! Ryan Succop got Vanderjacked and it ruined the perfect season of the defending champions.

succop VanderJacked Week 15

Succop kicked 4 fg’s as Kansas City beat Green Bay 19-14. The Cheifs gave interim coach Romeo Crennel a big win. The Cheifs kicker has hit on 88% of his attempts this year as he continues to try to become the greatest Mr. Irrelevant in history.

crennel VanderJacked Week 15


Succop approaching Chiefs record for FGs made

(Eds: APNewsNow. With AP Photos.) By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer Chiefs kicker Ryan Succop can move atop the franchise list for consecutive made field goals if he hits two more on Saturday against Oakland. After a rough start to the season, Succop has made 21 in a row. Pete Stoyanovich has the franchise mark of 22 straight, ahead of such greats as Hall of Famer Jan Stenerud, Nick...

Crennel getting endorsements to be Chiefs coach

KANSAS CITY, Mo. The endorsements for Romeo Crennel to get the Kansas City Chiefs' full-time job keep coming. Offensive coordinator Bill Muir offered unsolicited support of Crennel on Thursday, one day after star linebacker Tamba Hali said he'd like to see the Chiefs' defense coordinator and current interim coach get the job on a permanent basis. "The defense has...

Palko again among Chiefs' inactive players

Quarterback Tyler Palko is again inactive for the Chiefs. He will not be in uniform for today's game against the Raiders at Arrowhead.

Tamba Hali: Chiefs want Romeo Crennel as their coach next year

Chiefs linebacker Tamba Hali says he and his teammates want interim head coach Romeo Crennel to get the “interim” label taken off his title next year. “He’s very motivating,” Hali told the Kansas City Star. “He treats us like men. He does expect a lot from us, but he knows what it takes.” Hali didn’t…

QBs Orton, Palmer both thrown into fire

Romeo Crennel might look brilliant now for installing Kyle Orton as the Chiefs quarterback last week, but the truth can now be told. Crennel was more than a little nervous that Orton's starting debut with the team might not go as well as hoped. "To be totally honest, yes," said Crennel, the Chiefs' interim head coach. "He had a finger (injury), hadn't practiced...

Kansas City Chiefs: Orton shaking things up

I’ll take that bowl of Kyle Orton crow to go, please. About a month ago, I wrote that signing Kyle Orton to the Chiefs was a mistake. I like to think Orton used my column as a nice piece of bulletin board material. I mean, all he did was lead the Chiefs to a victory over the Green Bay Packers in his first full game. Orton’s impressive showing Sunday made the quarterback scenario...

Ryan Succop, from Mr. Irrelevant to player of the week

Two years ago, Chiefs kicker Ryan Succop became the last pick in the draft, giving him the dubious honor of being known as “Mr. Irrelevant.” On Sunday, his relevance to the biggest upset of the year helped secure his second career AFC special-teams player of the week award.  In a 19-14 win over the previously…

Red Zone | Muir the latest to endorse Crennel

Chiefs offensive coordinator Bill Muir became the latest to endorse Romeo Crennel as the permanent head coach. Muir also took a swipe at former coach Todd Haley.

Chiefs, Raiders hope QBs can lead them to playoffs

Carson Palmer didn't stand much of a chance the last time he faced the Kansas City Chiefs.

Raiders stay alive with 16-13 OT win over Chiefs

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Sebastian Janikowski kicked a 36-yard field goal 2:13 into overtime Saturday, giving the Oakland...
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