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Kansas City Chiefs
Kansas City at Cleveland Sunday, 1:00 p.m. ET, at Cleveland Browns Stadium, Cleveland - TV: CBS; DirecTV: 709 *TV announcers: Bill Macatee, Steve Tasker *Keys to the game: The critical battle for the Chiefs will be the early carries for RB Jamaal Charles in the ground game. With the passing game ineffective and Browns CB Joe Haden typically able to shut down his half of the field, Kansas City's ability to move the ball will be tied to Charles and the ground game. And most of his yards will likely come off the edge with Cleveland boasting a formidable inside tandem with DTs Phil Taylor and Ahtyba Rubin locking down the middle. This will likely be a field-position tug of war. The Browns also want to run the ball heavily from the outset and put rookie QB Brandon Weeden in position for high-percentage passes. The rookie has shown solid development and possesses a rocket arm that makes WRs Josh Gordon and Greg Little dangerous over the top, but Weeden will still force a few ...
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A tragic weekend across the NFL continued on Sunday as a Cleveland Browns grounds crew worker reportedly committed suicide.
Yesterday was a very sad day in the NFL. Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher murdered his girl friend and then killed himself at the Chiefs facility. Sadly enough this wasn’t the only tragedy around the league. According to Jay Glazer of FOX Sports, a Browns employee committed suicide by hanging himself in an equipment shed at the team facility yesterday. Our prayers are certainly...
If you are a Cleveland Browns fan you had to be excited to see the team use their first pick in the 2012 draft to take the number one rated running back in the 2012 draft. Trent Richardson was taken with the third overall pick and the Cleveland Brown got the guy the fans were excited about. Then the UN-thinkable took place, Richardson had to miss the entire preseason because of...
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In the wake of Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher's Saturday morning murder-suicide -- sportscasters (and sportswriters) have decided to put their own thoughts on gun control front and... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~ http://www.bobsblitz.com
On Sunday, the Kansas City Chiefs defeated the Panthers 27-21. As we all know by now, the game was played under unthinkable circumstances following the horrifying murder/suicide by Chiefs LB Jovan Belcher just one day earlier. As details continue to emerge about the incident, and Belcher’s state of mind leading up to Saturday’s events, our hearts go out to the families of...
The families of Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher and of the girlfriend he shot and killed before killing himself spoke out Monday, two days after the tragic incidents.
Belcher's family says it is having difficulty dealing with the "inconceivable tragedy." Police say Belcher shot and killed Kasandra Perkins on Saturday at their Kansas City home before driving...
Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher and his girlfriend briefly lived apart before he killed her and then committed suicide in front of his coach and general manager, a friend of the woman said Sunday.
But Brianne York, 21, said that Belcher and his girlfriend, 22-year-old Kasandra M. Perkins, had gotten back together by Thanksgiving.
When she learned Saturday that Belcher had fatally...
Since 1999 there hasn’t been much positive to come the Cleveland Browns way, however with new ownership come fresh ideas. The Browns will be the focus of a Travel Channel show that chronicles the life of an NFL team as they travel on the road. The debuts tonight December 4 [...]
A moment of silence for victims of domestic violence was held at Sunday's game between the Kansas City Chiefs and Carolina Panthers.
The NFL and the Chiefs made the decision Saturday to play Sunday's game despite the fact that 30 hours earlier Chiefs starting linebacker Javon Belcher allegedly shot and killed his girlfriend before driving to Arrowhead Stadium and committing...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. At some point, they had to return to football. They had to think about football.
The Chiefs knew that. This is their job, their passion, their obligation.
The nightmarish events of the previous 24 hours when teammate Jovan Belcher murdered his girlfriend, then took his own life had to be stored away, and the focus had to return.
Football is simply a game, but...
The burning embers of the Twin Towers had a way of being invoked when a particularly dicey part of the Patriot Act needed selling 11 years ago.
This was the smart play. Watering down constitutional rights is not easily undertaken. So scaring Americans and then using that fear to explain why this egregious assault on their rights is for their own good is genius. This is exactly why...
The apparent murder-suicide of Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher, 25, is one of a series of untimely deaths for current or former NFL players in recent years:
- In July 2012, Tennessee Titans receiver O.J. Murdock, 25, was found in his car in front of his Florida high school with what appeared to be self-inflicted gunshot wounds.
- In May 2012, Junior Seau, 43, shot himself...
That Javon Belcher killed his girlfriend, the mother of their three-month old daughter, is a tragedy indescribable. That the Kansas City Chiefs starting inside linebacker then drove to Arrowhead Stadium’s practice facility and shortly thereafter turned the gun on himself, makes it all even harder to believe. The story primarily garnered national headlines because the [...]
Police hope to deliver an investigative report to prosecutors
Tuesday, detailing what caused Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan
Belcher to kill his girlfriend and then himself.