With Akeem Jordan’s recent departure to the Washington Redskins, the Kansas City Chiefs have a hole to fill alongside Pro Bowl inside linebacker, Derrick Johnson. So which contender is the favorite to take the position for the 2014 season?
In the red corner, we have the returning Chief, Nico Johnson.
Johnson was a fourth-round pick from Alabama in the 2013 draft. He got plenty...
The Chiefs have been quiet since signing offensive lineman Jeff Linkenbach and inside linebacker Joe Mays. It appeared they had a deal in place with free agent wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders before Sanders up and left to join the Broncos “dream team” in Denver. Since then, it’s gone silent at One Arrowhead Drive.
Here’s the latest:
– 10:30 am update –
The Kansas City Chiefs have signed veteran linebacker Joe Mays.
Veteran ILB Joe Mays agreed to a 2 yr, $6 m deal with the #Chiefs, source confirmed.
— Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) March 12, 2014
Mays is a former sixth round pick by the Philadelphia Eagles in 2008, meaning there is an obvious connection to Chiefs head coach Andy Reid.
Following his rookie season in Philadelphia, Mays...
ESPN’s Adam Caplan reports that the Kansas City Chiefs have signed ILB Joe Mays to a two-year contract.
Caplan adds that Mays will receive a two-year contract worth $6 million from the Chiefs.
Caplan previously reported that the Chiefs were interested in Mays, so it’s not all that surprising that they were able to get something worked in the early portion of free agency...
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The Houston Texans were once again dealing with injuries heading into training camp and went to the free agent market to find another inside linebacker. The Texans found Joe Mays who instantly came to the team and made a mark, one good enough to start from day one next to Brian Cushing.
The Denver Broncos have announced that they’ve released linebacker Joe Mays.
The #Broncos have released LB Joe Mays.
— Denver Broncos (@DenverBroncos) July 23, 2013
Mays played in 6 games last year for the Broncos and recorded 20 tackles.
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According to Daniel Jeremiah of the NFL Network, the Denver Broncos are looking to trade linebacker Joe Mays.
Starting to hear a lot of veteran names that will be available via trade…Add Denver LB Joe Mays to that list.
— Daniel Jeremiah (@MoveTheSticks) April 27, 2013
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It has most definitely been a rough few weeks for Denver Broncos linebacker Joe Mays. First the NFL stomped him with a $50,000 fine and a one game suspension for a helmet-to-helmet hit on Houston Texans quarterback Matt Schaub; then he lost his starting job to Keith Brookings midst reports that plays were not being translated from the...
We’re celebrating some of the greatest hits in Denver Broncos history. Today, we remember Joe Mays‘s big hit on Ryan Matthews.
Be sure to check back tomorrow for Hit No. 11! After the series is over we’ll top it off with one big hitastic video.
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Middle linebacker Joe Mays is known as an workout warrior. (Screenshot image courtesy of the Denver Post)
The Denver Broncos re-signed starting middle linebacker Joe Mays on Sunday, the team announced.
Though he is the incumbent starting middle linebacker in Denver, some view him as an incompetent starting middle linebacker. With good thumping ability and impressive strength, Mays...