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Andy Reid: Massachusetts Native Anthony Sherman Has ‘Cape Cod Toughness’

FOXBORO, Mass. — Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid might need to study his Massachusetts atlas a little closer. Reid had some high praise for North Attleboro, Mass., native Anthony Sherman, but in complimenting the fullback, he moved him 70 miles south. “He’s got some of that Cape Cod toughness, so he brings it every play,” Reid said. “He’s a tough guy, and you...
29 days ago  |  Discuss

For Chiefs rookie Thomas, it's not about labels; it's about the endless possibilities

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- De'Anthony Thomas holds Anthony Sherman's shoulder pads the way a cartoon ant holds a giant apple core. The Kansas City Chiefs' rookie scatback looks as if he might be able to jump inside the opening at the neck like it was the cockpit of an IndyCar; stick on a set of wheels, he might drive it all the way to the Brickyard. "They always talk about...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
August 05, 2014  |  Discuss

The Difference Between a FullBack and an H-Back

During the 80′s, Joe Gibbs and the Redskins ran a powerful, pass-balanced attack. Even still, he wanted to remain balanced. To do this, he blended the position of Fullback and Tight End and renamed it the H-Back. H-Backs have the rushing ability of most Fullbacks and some Running Backs, but they are far better in the passing game, some being very productive as pass catchers...
Via TopSportsReport
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Chiefs' Sherman relishes unselfish role of today's fullback

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- When Chiefs fullback Anthony Sherman pulled in a swing pass Sunday and rumbled into the end zone for a 12-yard touchdown, there was no way he was going to lose track of the ball. He didn't spike it or toss it in the air, but rather clutched it all the way back to the sideline. After all, it was the first NFL touchdown for Sherman, now in his third season...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
October 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Another Pioli Pick Jettisoned by KC

When news broke on Wednesday that the Kansas City Chiefs had acquired Arizona Cardinals Fullback, Anthony Sherman, we assumed it would be for a future draft pick. But instead, the team sent their prized 2010 draft pick that was part of the Tony Gonzalez trade.
May 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Chiefs send CB Arenas to Cardinals for FB Sherman

The Kansas City Chiefs have traded cornerback Javier Arenas to the Arizona Cardinals for fullback Anthony Sherman. A second-round draft pick from Alabama in 2010, Arenas played 47 games in three seasons with the Chiefs, including 12 starts. He had two interceptions and returned kicks for the Chiefs, averaging 21 yards on kickoffs. Arena started a career-high nine games in 2012...
Via Fox Sports
May 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Cards trade Sherman for cornerback Arians

The Cardinals acquired additional secondary depth Wednesday by trading fullback and special-teams captain Anthony Sherman to Kansas City for cornerback Javier Arenas. Arenas (5-9, 197) was a second-round draft pick out of alabama in 2010 who spent three seasons with the Chiefs. He has 12 career starts -- nine of those in 2012 -- and two career interceptions. He saw considerable...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
May 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Chiefs Acquire Full Back Anthony Sherman From Cardinals

The Arizona Cardinals traded full back Anthony Sherman to the Kansas City Chiefs, of which the details are unknown at this time. Bruce Arians, the new head coach in Arizona, doesn’t utilize the full back so getting anything in return for Sherman is a great move for them. If left on the team for to long, Sherman was most likely going to be cut. But now, he moves to KC where Andy...
Via FF Locker Room
May 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Chiefs trade to acquire FB Anthony Sherman from Arizona Cardinals

According to Adam Caplan, of The Sideline View, reports via Twitter that the Kansas City Chiefs have traded to acquire Full Back Anthony Sherman from the Arizona Cardinals. Adam Teicher of the Kansas City Star, also confirmed the trade. 24 year-old Sherman was drafted in the 5th round of the 2011 NFL draft by the Cardinals and has played in 29 games in 2011 and 2012. Sherman...
Via Chiefs Command
May 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Cardinals Expected To Trade FB Anthony Sherman To The Chiefs

Adam Caplan reports that an NFL source has informed him that the Cardinals are expected to trade FB Anthony Sherman to the Chiefs. Caplan mentions that the Cardinals could be targeting a cornerback such as Javier Arenas in return for Sherman.  Caplan adds that this remains an “unconfirmed rumor” at this point in time.  Cardinals new head coach Bruce Arians previous...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
May 01, 2013  |  Discuss
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