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Kansas City Chiefs work out three veteran linebackers

According to ESPN’s Adam Caplan, the Chiefs recently brought in veteran linebackers Desmond Bishop, Marvin Mitchell and Nick Barnett for work outs. Adam Caplan ‏@caplannfl 19m #Chiefs had ILBs Desmond Bishop, Marvin Mitchell, and Nick Barnett in for workouts, source said. Kansas City unfortunately lost Derrick Johnson for the entire season after he sustained a torn Achilles’...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs lost Derrick Johnson, Mike DeVito for the season

The Kansas City Chiefs were not only embarrassed by the Titans on Sunday, but they lost Mike DeVito and Derrick Johnson for the season after both players suffered a ruptured Achilles. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Chiefs lost Derrick Johnson, Mike DeVito for the season...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs Injury Update: Derrick Johnson, Mike DeVito likely out for season

The Kansas City Chiefs’ 2014 campaign got off to an inauspicious start on Sunday, as they were defeated 26-10 by the Tennessee Titans and have likely lost two defensive starters for the season:#71971916 / gettyimages.comJosh Alper of ProFootballTalk.com reports that linebacker Derrick Johnson and defensive end Mike DeVito both suffered ruptured Achilles tendons during the game...
Via Sports Injury Alert
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs’ LB Derrick Johnson Suffers Torn Achilles

In what hasn’t exactly been a good opening week of football for Andy Reid’s Kansas City Chiefs, Pro Bowl linebacker Derrick Johnson apparently suffered a torn achilles against the Tennessee Titans.  #Chiefs ILB Derrick Johnson suffered a torn Achilles vs. #Titans, according to a league source. — Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) September 7, 2014 Johnson has recorded 100-plus tackles...
Via Sportsnaut
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Derrick Johnson tears Achilles, out for season

ESPN’s Adam Caplan reports that Chiefs ILB Derrick Johnson suffered a torn Achilles tendon during Sunday’s game against the Titans. Johnson had to be carted off the field after he went down with the injury. Kansas City is already without LB Joe Mays, so this is hardly the type of news they were hoping for. An Achilles tear would almost certainly end Johnson’s season. The...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs Injury Update: Derrick Johnson carted off field

Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Derrick Johnson was carted off the field against the Tennessee Titans, Chiefs beat writer Herbie Teope reports. Johnson went down with a non-contact injury to his right ankle just before halftime. The 10th year veteran had tallied four tackles in the game for Kansas City prior to the injury. The Chiefs have not disclosed the exact injury that occurred...
Via NFL Injury Report
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs linebacker Johnson sets sights on tackles record

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. -- The question lobbed from the back of the media scrum was something of a throwaway, one last query for Chiefs linebacker Derrick Johnson as he headed from the practice field to the locker room. It wound up stopping him in his tracks. "You're 32. Have you given any thought to how much time you want to keep doing this?" "First of all," Johnson...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs look to win with no “Luck”

Derrick Johnson looks to contain Andrew Luck and the Colts this week on way to their twelfth victory of the season. (kcchiefs.com) The Kansas City Chiefs play their final home game of the season on Sunday when they take on Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts. The Colts have already clinched the AFC South this season, but the Chiefs look to keep the possibility of winning the West...
Via isportsweb.com
December 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Chiefs' Johnson on Mack Brown: 'He's always been a father figure in my life'

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Derrick Johnson isn't going to kick his old college coach while he's down. Or on his way out. "You know, it's a hard deal for anybody to step down from a job that's probably the best job in college football," the Kansas City Chiefs' linebacker said Wednesday when asked about soon-to-be-ex-Texas coach Mack Brown. "He's done...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
December 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Chiefs linebacker Derrick Johnson is getting fed up of listening to people talk bad about his 9-2 team

The Kansas City Chiefs are on a two game losing streak, after losing Sunday to the San Diego Chargers.  This week the Chiefs will face the Denver Broncos again, after losing to them two weeks ago in Mile High. But after losing their last two, they don’t sound like a particularly confident bunch. The Chiefs […]
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
November 29, 2013  |  2 Comments
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