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Chiefs enter Week 13 as slight favorites over new-look Raiders

Alex Smith leads the Chiefs against an improved underdog this weekend. Kirby Lee USA TODAY SportsThe Raiders are at the three-quarters pole of their winningest season since 2011.But Vegas oddsmakers expect that winning to stop when the red-hot Kansas City Chiefs come to town. They've installed the visitors as three-point favorites for their showdown at O.Co Coliseum on Sunday...
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Chiefs look for sixth straight win against playoff-hungry Bills

Alex Smith has not thrown an interception in a franchise-record 253 pass attempts.  Sean M. Haffey/Getty ImagesThe Kansas City Chiefs could be streaking their way toward history.They can continue their impressive run with a fifth consecutive victory Sunday when they face a visiting Buffalo Bills team that's also trying to remain a serious playoff contender.Kansas City (5-5) has...
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Alex Smith working on being perfect and nearing errorless pass record

Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith is known for being cautious to a fault, but in the wake of the team's resurgence, he's heading towards perfection. According to Dave Skretta of the Associated Press, Smith has completed 228 straight passes and six passes away, while being on the verge of eclising the franchise record set by Steve DeBerg back in 1990. "Listen, he's great at...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Think hard: When was the last time Alex Smith threw an interception?

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Just try to ask Chiefs coach Andy Reid about the remarkable streak of passes that Alex Smith has thrown this season without an interception. You'll get about four words out before you get shushed. Who knew Reid was so superstitious? Smith has thrown 228 consecutive passes without an interception heading into Sunday's game at San Diego, a streak that dates to the...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Alex Smith leads the league in mistake-free quarterbacking

Alex Smith's spotless play is a big reason why his Chiefs are back in the playoff hunt. Ron Chenoy USA TODAY SportsMany tagged Alex Smith as a just a "game manager" when he arrived from San Francisco.That's no longer a term of disparagement in this roller coaster quarterbacking season. In fact, the Chiefs have leaned on Smith to manage games like no other NFL team can.Smith's 228...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs Might Want To Protect Alex Smith A Little Better

It may seem hard to believe, but the Kansas City Chiefs are not out of the playoff chance by a long shot. With wins in their last three games they are now 4-5, and while the division crown is likely out of reach they can still qualify for a wild card spot. They are currently two games behind Pittsburgh and a game behind the Jets and Bills.So if they are going to have a shot they...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

49ers OC sees some of Alex Smith in new starter Blaine Gabbert

The San Francisco 49ers, in a desperation attempt to salvage their losing season, are starting Blaine Gabbert instead of Colin Kaepernick in Sunday’s game against the Atlanta Falcons. Offensive coordinator Geep Chyst sees some similarities between former 49ers quarterback Alex Smith and Gabbert, who were both first round draft picks at the age of 21. “Alex came here, was...
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Chiefs’ QB Alex Smith Decided To Be A Running Back Today

No, Kansas City Chiefs Head Coach Andy Reid didn’t list quarterback Alex Smith as a running back for today’s game against the Detroit Lions in London. But that hasn’t stopped the signal caller from running like one. In the Chiefs’ 45-10 win over the Lions, Smith ran for a career-high 78 yards, good for second on the team. The highlight of the day came at the start of the...
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November 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Who could replace Alex Smith as the quarterback of the Kansas City Chiefs?

After signing a four-year contract extension worth $68 million right before the start of the 2014 season, its hard to imagine the Kansas City Chiefs replacing Smith in the foreseeable future. Smith, however, has failed to live up to ‘franchise quarterback’ expectations and the Chiefs are 2-5 with little hope of making the playoffs. While Kansas City will probably give Smith one...
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October 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Highlights of Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith in college as a Utah Ute

Long before the Kansas City Chiefs traded for quarterback Alex Smith, and before he was the first overall pick in the 2005 NFL Draft, Smith was a superstar and Heisman trophy candidate under Urban Meyer at the University of Utah.  Finishing fourth in voting for the 2004 Heisman and posting a career 21-1 record as a starter in college, Smith definitely proved worthy of being the...
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October 27, 2015  |  Discuss

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