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Chiefs Projected 2014 Offensive Starters

This post wasn’t my idea to begin with, it was the idea of my good friend John Miceli who told me I should project the Chiefs starting lineup. I found it to be a great idea, and so here I am, projecting the Chiefs 11 offensive starters. Quarterback: Alex Smith Gained in a trade from the 49ers in exchange for 2 2nd round picks last season, Smith turned in the best season the...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs reportedly cut Brandon Flowers to free up cap room for Alex Smith

According to,  one of the reasons the Chiefs cut cornerback brandon Flowers was to free up some cap room in order to sign quarterback Alex Smith to a long-term extension. Smith’s hanging contract situation is one of the reasons that the Chiefs cut Brandon Flowers last week. (Flowers signed with San Diego on Tuesday.) The Chiefs need extra salary-cap space to extend...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs: Alex Smith does not deserve big money

Alex Smith came into the 2005 NFL draft as a guaranteed top five pick. It all came down to whether teams that needed a quarterback wanted Smith or Aaron Rodgers. The 49ers chose Smith number one overall, but since then it has been quite the roller coaster ride for Smith and all those involved. Smith came into San Fran as the savior for a franchise with great history, but had been...
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Alex Smith: All in

While the big story at the Kansas City Chiefs’ mandatory mini-camp is the holdout of star linebacker Justin Houston, the players that are actively practicing met with the media yesterday afternoon, following the conclusion of day one. Of note, another prominent Chiefs player who is also engaged in a contract negotiation of his own – Alex Smith – discussed the Chiefs offseason...
Via cover32 - Chiefs
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs QB Alex Smith named 19th best in NFL

When cover32 released its list of the top 10 quarterbacks in the NFL today, there were plenty of people angry about their favorite team’s signal caller not making the list. It made for a spirited debate in the “Comments” section below the article. And it also begged another question: How close was Mr. Irate Fan’s QB to making the list? To provide an answer, the editors at...
Via cover32 - Chiefs
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Twitter Tuesday: Aaron Murray gets engaged, Alex Smith contract, Chiefs mandatory OTA’s

The Kansas City Chiefs begin their final week of voluntary OTA’s before their first mandatory workouts next week. The biggest questions facing the team right now are pretty simple. 1) Will Brandon Flowers and Justin Houston be at those mandatory OTA’s? 2) Will the Chiefs give Alex Smith the contract extension he’s hoping for? We should have the answer to the first question...
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June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Alex Smith: Pay him or let him walk?

Does Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith belong in the same tier as Eli Manning, Ben Roethlisberger, Jay Cutler and Drew Brees? Those four QB’s are in the $18 million club and from rumors we’ve heard, Smith wants to be a part of that club too, which doesn’t even include Peyton Manning or Tom Brady. Smith is set to get paid $8 million this year, which makes him the 15th...
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May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Alex Smith’s wife fires back at NFL reporters who claim her husband is looking for top-tier money

Jason Cole and Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reported today that Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith is looking for top-tier money. Smith’s wife responded on Twitter with the following: @evansilva @RapSheet Although I find this comical.. You are clearly misinformed!! Your "source" is leading you astray var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType...
Via Pro Football Zone
May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Chiefs willing to franchise Alex Smith

According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network,  if the Chiefs and Alex Smith aren’t able to agree on an extension,  they’re willing to use the franchise tag on him after the upcoming season. Talked about Alex Smith negotiations on Total Access Tues: Sides still far apart with no progress. It’s why Chiefs debated drafting QB early — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) May 28, 2014 ...
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May 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Power Rankings: Alex Smith snubbed on new list ranking all 32 NFL QBs

With each passing year, no pun intended, the National Football League becomes more and more of a quarterback-driven league. The day and age of teams running the football 40 times per game are a thing of the past, replaced by an era in which quarterbacks throwing 50 passes across four quarters of play is commonplace. Thus, having the right guy under center is more important now than...
Via cover32 - Chiefs
February 11, 2014  |  Discuss
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