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Should Derrick Johnson be Kept in Kansas City?

After suffering a ruptured achilles tendon in the Kansas City Chief’s first game of the 2014 season, ILB Derrick Johnson’s status going into the offseason remains unanswered.By unanswered I mean not completely. Head coach is a different language in itself.Johnson has been coined the heart and soul of the Chiefs defense, a leader on and off the field whose 10-year tenure with...
Via Pro Football Spot
January 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Who are the Chiefs Captains vs the Steelers?

Today’s game captains are Dontari Poe, James Michael Johnson, and Dwyane Bowe.  This is a big game vs the Steelers as the Chiefs fight for a spot in the playoffs.
Via TopSportsReport
December 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Behind Enemy Lines: Are the Chiefs sunk after losing Derrick Johnson?

As we do each Friday, each of the cover32 sites sends out some questions to their opposing team’s site for some different perspective on the matchups. This week the Denver Broncos play one of their divisional rivals- the Kansas City Chiefs and I sent a few questions to Chiefs writer Brandon Kiley from http://cover32.com/chiefs/ and here are some of his answers and explanations...
Via cover32 - Broncos
September 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Twitter Tuesday: Derrick Johnson & Mike Devito thank Kansas City Chiefs fans

Unfortunately, being on the wrong end of a 26-10 embarrassment on opening day wasn’t the only loss the Kansas City Chiefs sustained on Sunday, as Andy Reid announced that both Derrick Johnson and Mike Devito had suffered a ruptured achilles, ending both of their seasons practically before they began. Johnson and Devito took to twitter to thank Kansas City fans for the well wishes...
Via cover32 - Chiefs
September 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Chiefs Nightmare Start May Not Be Over

#454867478 / gettyimages.com Losing 27-16 in your home opener is bad, but the Chiefs season may get worse. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reports that the Chiefs fear linebacker Derrick Johnson tore his Achilles tendon, which would knock him out for the season. Mike DeVito also left the game from the same injury. If the Chiefs were to lose both of these guys, that would be a huge...
Via TopSportsReport
September 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Chiefs defenders Johnson and DeVito both out for the year

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The worst-case scenario is confirmed: What was supposed to be a historic season for Derrick Johnson is now officially history. The Kansas City Chiefs' Pro Bowl middle linebacker will be out the rest of the 2014 season recovering from a ruptured Achilles tendon, an injury that occurred with roughly a minute to go in the first half of Sunday's 26-10 home loss to...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
September 08, 2014  |  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
September 07, 2014  |  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
September 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Chiefs put LB James-Michael Johnson on IR

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Chiefs placed linebacker James-Michael Johnson on injured reserve with a sprained ankle Tuesday and signed linebacker Robert James as they began preparing for the playoffs. The Chiefs visit Indianapolis on Saturday. Johnson was hurt in last week's overtime loss to San Diego, when he received extended playing time as the Chiefs rested most of...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
December 31, 2013  |  Discuss
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