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Happy holidays, Patriots and Cowboys fans! After a week of action that seemed tailor-made to ensure a Super Bowl matchup between America's two most hated football teams, here we stand.But hey, it's not quite New Year's yet, so let's not look that far forward. There were plenty of other newsworthy items both big and small from the Christmas weekend slate of games, so we've appropriately...
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December 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Jared Lorenzen has great take on Dontari Poe jump-pass TD

Kansas City Chiefs defensive lineman Dontari Poe threw — that’s right, threw — a touchdown pass against the Denver Broncos Sunday night. In doing so, the 348-pounder became the heaviest player by far in NFL history to throw a touchdown pass in a game, beating (?) out 265-pound NFL draft bust JaMarcus Russell by a wide margin. Not surprisingly, one of the most infamous fat...
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December 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Dontari Poe becomes heaviest NFL player to ever score TD

Move over, Refrigerator Perry. There’s a new big-man touchdown record holder and his name is Dontari Poe. On their second drive of the game Sunday, the Kansas City Chiefs were faced with fourth and goal from the 1-yard line. Chiefs head coach Andy Reid, knowing the San Diego Chargers were on their heels, went big — really big. With the Chargers defense zeroed in on Chiefs...
November 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Dontari Poe returns to practice for Chiefs, could play in Week 1

Kansas City Chiefs defensive tackle Dontari Poe is returning to practice after back surgery sidelined him for training camp and the preseason. He’s recovered much quicker than originally anticipated, and head coach Andy Reid believes his two-time Pro Bowler could be available for Week 1. ESPN’s Adam Teicher reported on this surprising development. Andy Reid said Dontari Poe...
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September 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs DT Dontari Poe out indefinitely after back surgery

The Kansas City Chiefs will be without Dontari Poe for the foreseeable future after the dominant defensive tackle recently underwent back surgery. The surgery was to repair a herniated disc and was performed on July 15, according to Terez A. Paylor of The Kansas City Star, and he will arrive on Friday at St. Joe to start his rehab. Poe had a successful surgery on July 15. Will be...
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July 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs: News, stats and stars from the Jets game

On Sunday, the Kanas City Chiefs picked up a key 24-10 win over the New York Jets. There were plenty of positives for the Chiefs on both sides of the ball which I will discuss below. There are still some areas that are in need of improvement, like a wide receiver finding the end zone. Here are the news, stats, and stars from the game. 3 Stars Alex Smith Smith played a solid game...
November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Dontari Poe shows Michael Vick some of his incredible athleticism

Dontari Poe is a freak of nature. At 6’3, 346 pounds, running a dashing 4.98 40 yard dash is simply unfair. We’ve seen glimpses of Poe’s incredible athleticism throughout his first two seasons in Kansas City, but we’ve never been blessed with the opportunity to witness Poe showcase all of his speed and agility in one instance. However on Sunday, we were. On a broken down...
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November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs DT Dontari Poe named top-3 in the NFL

Typically speaking, sports fans tend to worry about two things – the past and the future. They’ll debate who was the greatest player of all-time, while also spending hours discussing whether or not a rookie is going to be develop into an All-Pro. Both are fun exercises, things that keep fans engaged and the beer flowing at the local tavern. But they miss out on what is most important...
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June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Local BBQ maven has no beef with Chiefs NT Dontari Poe after his Pro Bowl campaign

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Frank Schloegel knows smoke. And as far as he's concerned, Dontari Poe was just blowing it. "Well, you know, the thing is, if you pay attention to what everybody says," Schloegel, one of the proprietors of Woodyard Bar-B-Que, a staple of Kansas City, Kan., says of Poe, the nose tackle who's become a staple of the Kansas City Chiefs' defense, "there's always somebody...
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January 03, 2014  |  Discuss

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