Kansas City Chiefs could use immediate benefit from a free agent wide receiver

With the rumors of Donnie Avery being cut and the uncertainty of the abilities of A.J. Jenkins, the Chiefs should look to add depth at the No. 2 wide receiver position during free agency. Many mock drafters and forums have the Chiefs taking a receiver in the 2014 NFL Draft, but it usually takes at least a year for college receivers to acclimate to the NFL. Finding a receiver in free...
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March 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Chiefs Could Part Ways With WR Donnie Avery

Adam Teicher of was about potential release candidates for the Chiefs in his recent mailbag. According to Teicher, veteran WR Donnie Avery could be release candidate, depending on whether or not they add a receiver in either the draft or free agency. Teicher even mentions that if A.J. Jenkins is able to make some progress during the offseason, that could be enough for...
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March 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs lose a shootout at Arrowhead

Wide receiver Donnie Avery had a great game against the San Diego Chargers. ( The Kansas City Chiefs lost their first shootout of the season to the San Diego Chargers on the final drive 41-38. The Chiefs offense was resurrected by a passing attack initiated by quarterback Alex Smith and took advantage of San Diego’s poor pass coverage, but it was not enough to overcome...
November 24, 2013  |  1 Comment

The Kansas City Chiefs are who they are

Husain Abdullah (Photo credit: Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports) The Kansas City Chiefs have 99 problems, but the final score of all their games haven’t been one of them. It was another story of offensive ineffectiveness to begin the game paired with great defense and terrific special teams. This Chiefs team has a clear identity. They are going to put the opponent’s quarterback...
October 13, 2013  |  Discuss

With Avery injured, Chiefs may need other WRs to step it up

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Chiefs seemingly already have been living offensively without their star receiver Dwayne Bowe, who has been predominantly double-teamed and has just 17 catches for a pedestrian 183 yards this season. They may have to live without speedy wideout Donnie Avery as well. Avery suffered a shoulder bruise in Sunday's 26-17 win over the Titans and could not...
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October 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Fantasy football Week 4: Sleepers

Each fantasy football week obviously gets more important. And an advantage entering each matchup are the sleepers you give the green light to. With every team in your league having multiple star players or guys that simply rack up points, it’s easy to call that a wash for the most part. When you factor in depth and it’s difficult to figure out which players will provide an edge...
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September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

The Kansas City Chiefs game plan is as easy as ABC

Donnie Avery, Dwayne Bowe, Jamaal Charles. Donnie Avery photo credit: After less than impressive offensive performances in the first two preseason games, a renewed effort was good enough for a 26-20 overtime win for the Kansas City Chiefs over the Steelers in Pittsburgh on Saturday night.  “This was really the first time we actually game-planned,” Chiefs’ quarterback...
August 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Donnie Avery Expected To Be Chiefs' No. 2 WR

According to, Donnie Avery is expected to be the Chiefs' No. 2 receiver ahead of Jon Baldwin, who has "failed to show the consistency to be a top-of-the-rotation player."Fantasy Spin:Even in an offense that figures to be pass heavy, Avery is unlikely to be more than a bye-week fill-in player in 12-team leagues. He saw 124 targets from Andrew Luck last year...
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August 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Donnie Avery Expected To Play Thursday Night

Colts receiver Donnie Avery (hip) is expected to play Thursday against the Jaguars after putting in full practices this week.Fantasy Spin:While Avery is second on the team in targets he has been losing looks to rookie T.Y. Hilton. You're taking a major risk playing either Avery or Hilton this week, even in a favorable matchup against the Jaguars. If we had to choose one, we&...
Via Fantasy Football Champs
November 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Colts’ Donnie Avery having a strong offseason

According to the Indianapolis Star, Donnie Avery has been “one of the bright spots” for the Colts in practice this offseason. The Colts took a flier on Avery, who was solid in 2008 and 2009 for the Rams before essentially missing the last 2 seasons with injuries. The Colts have a very thin receiving corps, with Reggie Wayne, who is heading towards that age where wide receivers...
Via The Football Fan Spot
June 12, 2012  |  Discuss

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