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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

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’ 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

Chiefs Linebacker James-Michael Johnson Helps Replace 300 Turkeys Stolen From Homeless Shelter

It’s always awesome when people perform acts of kindness, but it hits a special note when it happens to be around the holidays. Kansas City Chiefs linebacker James-Michael Johnson stepped up to help a homeless shelter in his hometown of Fairfield, Calif., after it had been burglarized, according to KCTV5 in Kansas City. The Solano Mission planned to collect more than 1,000 turkeys...
Via NESN.com
November 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Chiefs LB replaces turkeys stolen from homeless shelter

You could say Chiefs linebacker James-Michael Johnson has this holiday spirit thing down pat. Johnson wrote on his Twitter account Wednesday that he will replace more than 300 turkeys recently stolen from a homeless shelter in Mission Viejo, Calif., his hometown. https://twitter.com/52JMJ/status/403229927140380672 Johnson is urging his followers to donate turkeys to Mission...
Via Helmet2Helmet
November 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Chiefs LB Johnson replaces 300 turkeys stolen from shelter

When Kansas City Chiefs linebacker James-Michael Johnson learned that 300 turkeys had been stolen from a homeless shelter in his hometown of Fairfield, Calif., he saw it as an opportunity to give back and help benefit those less fortunate. Approximately 300 turkeys were stolen from Mission Solano, and founder Ron Marlette couldn’t believe that somebody […]The post Chiefs linebacker...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
November 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Turkey theft at homeless shelter spurs Chiefs LB to action

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Since he can't knock the stuffing out of the person (or persons) who did the deed, one Kansas City Chiefs linebacker is trying to do the next-best thing: Put the turkey back into Thanksgiving. At least 300 of them, to be exact. Chiefs reserve James-Michael Johnson, who joined the club as a waiver claim from Cleveland on Sept. 1, has agreed to help replace donated...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
November 22, 2013  |  Discuss
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