For the 112th time in their history, the Kansas City Chiefs and the Oakland Raiders will meet. This rivalry is one of the most storied in the entirety of the league as both teams were formed in 1960. Competing against one another first in the AFL West and then in the AFC West, the rivalry really caught fire after the AFL and NFL merger in 1966.What started the rivalry? The relationship...
Former Chiefs tight end Tony Gonzalez already pushed himself past Shannon Sharpe in the record book.
And now Tony G has pushed Sharpe out the door at CBS Sports.
Gonzalez has been hired by the network as an analyst for its pregame show, "The NFL Today," as well as other CBS platforms.
Gonzalez essentially will be replacing Sharpe and Dan Marino in the studio, and will be joined by...
I have a feeling Kansas City fans may have just started loving CBS a lot more.
CBS just sent a release on the NFL Today: Tony Gonzalez is in. Dan Marino and Shannon Sharpe are out.
— Richard Deitsch (@richarddeitsch) February 18, 2014
The all-time leader among tight ends in touchdowns and yards replaces another all-time great tight end in Sharpe and a legendary quarterback in Marino...
Longtime analysts Dan Marino and Shannon Sharpe will not return to CBS' ''The NFL Today'' pregame show.
CBS chief Sean McManus said in a statement that ''Dan and Shannon are true Hall of Famers on the field and in front of the camera. As they pursue other professional opportunities, we thank them for their hard work and dedication and wish them nothing but the best.''
Via AP on Fox
February 18, 2014
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Chiefs fans might still be reeling too much to even watch the rest of the NFL playoffs.
So, hey, let's talk about the NFL Draft, a subject always good to cheer up even the most depressed football fan.
The Chiefs will get the 23rd overall pick in this year's draft and, like most teams, their draft needs are spread across the roster -- safety, tight end, defensive...