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Are any Kansas City Chiefs among the top-5 on the hot seat right now?

Two games down, two to go – at least in the preseason. Yes, that means that the start of regular season is still two weeks away. But that doesn’t mean players and coaches around the league aren’t already on the hot seat; the NFL is a results-oriented organization, where performing at a high level is required at all times. If someone isn’t up to the task, and a better option...
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Kansas City Chiefs QB Alex Smith holds steady in 1-32 starting QB rankings

Every week, from now through the Wednesday before the Super Bowl, the editors at cover32 will gather to rank the NFL’s 32 starting quarterbacks. Depending on what’s happened the previous week, some will rise and some will fall, and even some of the names on the list will change. It’s a never-ending evolution, as the status of the league’s top signal callers is always in flux...
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Kansas City Chiefs latest victim of NFL’s absurd crusade against defense

On Sunday night the Kansas City Chiefs visited Charlotte for a preseason matchup with the Carolina Panthers. The Chiefs got off to a hot start, led by several solid drives by Alex Smith, but in the second half Carolina caught up and broke away for a 28-16 win. What did the Chiefs in more than anything was penalties: they were flagged 13 times and lost a total of 131 yards. Head coach...
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Before drafting you need to see Chiefs QB Alex Smith’s fantasy ranking

Halfway through the preseason, things are starting to come into shape; it’s becoming clearer who is going to flourish, who is going to struggle and who might be soon be replaced. That’s important information heading into fantasy football drafts. In order to get a jump on the competition, it’s time to start putting together a draft board. To help the cause, cover32 will be ranking...
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John Lynch said WHAT about Alex Smith???

John Lynch was calling the Panthers-Chiefs preseason game this weekend.  And this being the NFL preseason, strange things are bound to happen. Like putting Alex Smith in the same breath as Peyton Manning and Drew Brees. Wait, what? John Lynch : "Alex Smith is up there with Peyton Manning and Drew Brees" — gifdsports (@gifdsports) August 18, 2014...
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Kansas City Chiefs Fantasy Football Projections 2014

QB Alex Smith (Kansas City) Smith was never really on the fantasy football radar as a starter, but the arrow is trending downward for him. He lost arguably his best 3 offensive linemen this off-season and the receiving corps wasn’t fixed. He’ll have a tougher schedule this season and have more injuries around him, after the Chiefs were the healthiest team in the NFL last season...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Friday web roundup: Kansas City Chiefs

Chiefs trying to reprogram QB Alex Smith ► When Alex Smith showed up for Kansas City Chiefs training camp, quarterbacks coach Matt Nagy had a piece of advice for him. Chiefs finally building up depth at wide receiver ► Chiefs’ Tamba Hali mentors second-year linebacker Josh Martin ► When Tamba Hali invited fellow Chiefs outside linebacker Josh Martin to southern California...
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Alex Smith wants guaranteed deal from Chiefs

getty images The new wave of quarterback deals in the NFL is the ‘pay as you go.’ One player not interested in those deals is Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith. “I want to get something that’s right that I’m going to play out, absolutely, and that’s definitely a focus of mine,” Smith told USA TODAY Sports on Saturday. Smith is entering his second season with...
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Alex Smith Not Interested in Dalton-Kaepernick Type Contract

Alex Smith is entering his 10th season in the NFL, so he knows far to well how an NFL contract is not always what it seems. Smith is clamoring for a new deal from the Kansas City Chiefs but told USA Today’s Tom Pelissero on Saturday that he’s not interested in the type of pay-as-you-go contracts recently signed by Andy Dalton and Colin Kaepernick. Dalton and Kaepernick...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Scouting director told Albert Breer that Alex Smith isn’t a franchise quarterback

One veteran pro scouting director told Albert Breer of the NFL Network that he doesn’t believe Alex Smith is a franchise quarterback. “The reality is, he’s not a franchise quarterback. His perception is, San Francisco won with him, Kansas City won with him. So he may see himself as a franchise quarterback. The timing for him in K.C., he was the right fit, but Andy (Reid) can...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss
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