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Chiefs TBT: A look at Priest Holmes career

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit Since its Thursday, I decided we should throw it back and take a look at former...
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Throwback Thursday: Priest Holmes going off for the Chiefs

Before Jamal Charles and before Larry Johnson there was Priest Holmes. AROUND COVER32First and Ten: The top ten NFL free agents in 2016 Hot Seat: Four NFL rules that need to be changed QB Power Rankings: Tom Brady finally falls from grace Games of the Week: Four games you don’t want to miss The overcast Ravens running back that the Chiefs turned into a stud. Chiefs fans everywhere...
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December 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Can Al Saunders help kick-start the Miami Dolphins offense?

Everything I have heard since Dan Campbell has taken his place at the top of the Dolphins Mountain would suggest he is aware the imbalance on offense can’t continue. Many believe this is why Al Saunders was brought in as senior offensive consultant. If he can help guide the Dolphins offense towards a more balanced system using the run game to open up the play action passing and...
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October 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Throwback Thursday: Priest Holmes

Considered by many as the greatest running back in Kansas City Chiefs history, Priest Holmes is a legend in the show me state and he will always be thought of in the highest regard.  Today, on throwback Thursday, we take a look at some of Holmes’ best career highlights and why Chiefs fans will always love #31.  Included in the clips are all Holmes’ touchdowns from his historic...
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September 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Nearly two decades after leaving Texas, Priest Holmes gets his diploma

On and off the football field, Priest Holmes always had vision. And when he finished his pro career, he always knew what was next."I realized that was always the goal," Holmes told Texas Sports, referring to the applied learning and development degree he received from the College of Education. Holmes played 10 seasons in the NFL after four years at Texas where he rushed for more...
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May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Chiefs star Priest Holmes graduates from Texas

Priest Holmes played second fiddle to Ricky Williams the last time he was a Longhorn.He took second fiddle to no one in his return trip to Austin -- for a degree that was over 20 years in the making.“Perseverance speaks volumes if you apply it to your life," Holmes told about his graduation.Holmes had to endure a lot to become a Chiefs legend. He was injured at...
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May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Priest Holmes graduates from Texas 19 years later

At one point, he may have been the best back in the game. Priest Holmes set the NFL single-season rushing record in 2003 with 27 touchdowns. However, following a sharp decline to his career, Holmes retired from professional football in 2007. Following his retirement, Holmes began work with the NFLPA and became a huge contributor in his hometown city of San Antonio. Now, nineteen...
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May 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Chief Holmes praises current star Charles

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The way Jamaal Charles figures it, he's picking up where Priest Holmes left off. After all, Charles and Holmes were both star running backs at Texas. They both wound up with the Kansas City Chiefs. And now that Holmes has been inducted into the franchise's ring of honor, Charles plans to one day join him, his name also added to those inside Arrowhead Stadium....
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November 03, 2014  |  Discuss

The Greatest Chief Of All-Time: Round 1, Tier 1

I wanted to know who the fans think is the greatest Kansas City Chief of all-time. I started by compiling the 28 greatest Chiefs. They are as follows: Len Dawson, Bobby Bell, Willie Lanier, Buck Buchanan, Willie Roaf, Priest Holmes, Emmitt Thomas, Fred Arbanas, Trent Green, Chris Buford, Otis Taylor, Johnny Robinson, Gary Barbaro, Curtis McClinton, Derrick Thomas, Willie Shields...
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July 20, 2014  |  Discuss

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