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Breaking Down the Chiefs Pass-Rushing Options for 2014

In the 1st half of the season, the Chiefs pass rush was dominant.  In the 2nd half, the Chiefs pass rush died down. A combination of injuries and opponent scheme kept KC from replicating its first half performance. Now, in a new season with many new faces, I break down the old and new faces of the Chiefs pass rush and find out what will it take for them to have another great season...
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QB Situation Developing - Kansas City Chiefs Camp Week 1

Week 1 of Chiefs training camp has been interesting. Alex Smith voiced his expectation for the contract negotiations the week before reporting. Andy Reid has made it clear this week that he values Smith, likes coaching him and wants him to be the chiefs QB beyond 2014. As of early this week, Reid says negotiations on Smith’s contract are ongoing. That is an interesting note given...
Via Pro Football Spot
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Gone Camping: Kansas City Chiefs kicking battle, Bachelorette brother, contract negotiations and more injuries

Chiefs Camp Monday Wrapup (Terez Paylor, Kansas City Star) Linebacker Nico Johnson hopes to be better in year 2 (Terez Paylor, Kansas City Star) “From talking to position coaches and everybody else, one thing they wanted me to do was lose weight and just try to play faster,” Johnson said. “Now I’m 240, 241 pounds and I feel lighter, I feel faster and combined with knowing...
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22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City media impressed with how Alex Smith checks the ball down and manages the game (Video)

This is really more of an insult than anything else. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Kansas City media impressed with how Alex Smith checks the ball down and manages the game (Video) appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
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Chiefs Sign CB Damond Smith

  The Kansas City Chiefs announced the signing of CB Damond Smith on Monday. The #Chiefs have signed Damond Smith, CB, South Alabama. — Kansas City Chiefs (@KCChiefs) July 28, 2014 Smith was one of four players ruled eligible for this year’s supplemental draft. However, none of them were selected by NFL teams. Smith measured in at 5’11 and 184 lbs during his Pro Day and...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Negotiations Between The Chiefs & Alex Smith Are Ongoing

  Chiefs HC Andy Reid told reporters on Monday that they are still discussing a contract extension with QB Alex Smith. “I mean, there’s communication going on,” Reid said, via the Kansas City Star. “Like I told you before, that’s the important thing. “Alex is a good football player, he’s great for this football team and we’re lucky to have him here.” The paper...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Tight end Demetrius Harris confident he can catch on with the Chiefs

Sean McGrath’s retirement probably means Demetrius Harris will land a spot on the Chiefs’ 53-man roster for the season opener Sept. 7 against Tennessee at Arrowhead Stadium. Harris — a raw but intriguing 6-foot-7 prospect, who played basketball in college — might have beat out McGrath anyway. Of course, removing McGrath from the equation simplifies the decision for head...
Via Pro Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs Training Camp Update: An unexpected retirement, stock up, stock down

As the Kansas City Chiefs settle in at training camp in St. Joe, Missouri and begin to get into the full swing of things, it seems like an appropriate time to recap on all of the news and notes out of Chiefs camp thus far. Sean McGrath Officially Retires After Chiefs tight end Sean McGrath missed the first two days of training camp, the word around the league was that the 26 year...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

The Kansas City Chiefs weekend training camp photo gallery

The Kansas City Chiefs opened training camp on Thursday at Missouri Western University. That means fans can get to see the Chiefs live for the first time since January. For a complete list of the team’s training camp schedule you can look here on the team’s official website. But if you’re not able to make it out we’ve got the next best thing. Here’s a collection of the...
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Demetrius Harris climbing ladder to starting tight end position

One man's misfortune can be another's opportunity and for Kansas City Chiefs tight end Demetrius Harris, and a golden one opened up with the retirement of Sean McGrath. Harris brought his weight up to 257 pounds after reporting to the team at 225 in his rookie season in 2013, while taking reps with the first-team offense at training camp while Travis Kelce continues to...
Via 60 Max Power O
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs: Top 5 most important players of 2014

Training camp is here, and the position battles are furious. It is obvious there are guys fighting and clawing with all of their will to make this roster. There are also guys that are not fighting to make this roster, but fighting to be the guy on this roster that takes the Kansas City Chiefs to the promised land. Kansas City Chiefs: Predicting the Chiefs’ record Every player on...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs: Biggest winners in training camp

Let the battles begin for all those looking to make the Kansas City Chiefs final 53 man roster. We are only a few days into camp and it is clear there a number of obvious positional battles going on. Seeing Sean Smith work with the second teams everyday has many fans scratching their heads. Seeing both Eric Berry and Dwayne Bowe exit with early injuries will not comfort them. It...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs continue to make moves, waive OL Rokevious Watkins and add TE Adam Schiltz

According to Marty Gitlin of CBS Sports, the Chiefs made several roster moves waiving offensive lineman Rokevious Watkins and adding via waivers from tight end Adam Schiltz. Watkins played in three games with the team last season, however, he was suspended for violating the league's substance abuse policy earlier this month and will miss the first four games of 2014. Schiltz...
Via 60 Max Power O
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs Waive G Rokevious Watkins, Claim TE Adam Schiltz From Titans

  The Kansas City Chiefs announced that they have waived G Rokevious Watkins and claimed TE Adam Schiltz off of waivers from the Titans. Watkins release comes just a few weeks after he was suspended for the first four games of the 2014 season for violating the NFL Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse. Watkins, 25, still had two years remaining on his three-year, $1.485...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Andy Reid: We're ahead of last year

Kansas City Chiefs General manager John Dorsey and coach Andy Reid are in their second year of running the team and after a whirlwind first season filled with personnel moves, transactions, and trades, the two are now in the middle of their plans going forward. The majority of players is returning and will have had a year's worth of experience in the team's system, and...
Via 60 Max Power O
4 days ago  |  1 Comment
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