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Areas of concern for the Kansas City Chiefs in 2015

Eric Fisher The Kansas City Chiefs have been working hard this offseason, attempting to address some obvious concerns at a variety of positions, including wide receiver, offensive line, and the secondary. This has been easier said than done, as the Chiefs are up against the 2015 salary cap. The NFL has set the salary cap figure for 2015 at 143.28 million dollars and without getting...
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Chiefs sign veteran TE Ryan Taylor

According to Terez A. Paylor of the Kansas City Star, the Chiefs have signed veteran tight end Ryan Taylor. Taylor was a seventh-round pick of the Packers in 2011, while catching eight passes for 45 yards in 45 games with the Packers. He will join Travis Kelce, Demetrius Harris, Richard Gordon, James O’Shaughnessy and Adam Schiltz to compete for what will be likely three...
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Chiefs Sign TE Ryan Taylor & Release G Ricky Henry

The Kansas City Chiefs officially signed veteran TE Ryan Taylor to a contract on Tuesday, according to the NFL transactions release. In order to make room for their new tight end, the Chiefs released G Ricky Henry. Taylor, 27, is a former seventh-round pick of the Packers back in 2011 out of North Carolina. He spent ... The post Chiefs Sign TE Ryan Taylor & Release G Ricky Henry...
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Chiefs sign 3 players

According to the Associated Press, the Chiefs have signed four players from their rookie minicamp this past weekend. The players are: Center Daniel Munyer, Offensive guard Melvin Meggs, Offensive tackle Kelvin Palmer. The team will begin their optional full-squad workouts next week.     
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Peoria Chiefs Get One-Hit, Fall 8-0 to Kernels

Peoria, IL– Three Cedar Rapids pitchers combined to toss a one-hit shutout in an 8-0 win over the Peoria Chiefs Wednesday night. The loss drops the Chiefs to 21-19 going into the finale of a nine-game home stand Thursday night against Cedar Rapids. The game started 17 minutes late as scheduled Chiefs starting pitcher Dewin Perez suffered an injury in warmups. He left the bullpen...
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Kansas City Chiefs sign first rounder Marcus Peters, contract details are worth a peak

The Kansas City Chiefs took Marcus Peters back on April 30 in the first round. Many think at No. 18 they got a steal; Peters may have been the best defensive back in the class. If that’s the case, his team friendly contract will be a huge asset the next four years. #Chiefs signed 1st round CB Marcus Peters to a 4-year deal worth $9.58M and fully guaranteed, source said. He got...
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NFL Post-Draft Power Rankings: How Good is the Chiefs Defense?

View image | The NFL Draft is now in the past.  Teams are finished assembling their 90-man rosters. Also, teams are beginning to get to work and are getting primed for serious offseason programs. As the draft has now concluded and NFL teams are now moving to a period of actual season preparation, we at TopSportsReport thought it’d be a good time to evaluate...
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Andy Reid: Chiefs may go to camp with three healthy QBs

The Chiefs hosted a parade of tryout quarterbacks earlier this week.None of them could ultimately be signed by the team, though. Andy Reid sounds pretty content with taking only three passers with him to training camp this year.“Until I came here, I had done that for the last few years,’’ Reid told reporters.Three was Reid's magic quarterbacking number when he coached the Eagles...
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Marcus Peters and Chris Conley returning kicks for the Chiefs

Chris Conley was one of the fastest guys at the NFL Combine. It's no surprise that the Chiefs would want him back to return some kicks. But their first-round pick? He's in the running for that job, too. Both Conley and cornerback Marcus Peters fielded kickoffs during a windy rookie minicamp. And both draft picks impressed head coach Andy Reid. "...Itt looked like they handled it...
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Andy Reid likes what he's seeing from Chiefs rookie Ramik Wilson

Ramik Wilson is proving he knows how to get the ball back for the Chiefs offense. That's all head coach Andy Reid could ask from his fourth-round linebacker out of Georgia. "He's got strong hands and he's got a knack for making plays here,” Reid said of Wilson, who pulled down three picks over two days of rookie minicamp. “He's done a nice job, a very nice job." Kansas City was...
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Chiefs linebacker Derrick Johnson hosts third annual celebrity waiter night

Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Derrick Johnson held his third annual “Celebrity Waiter Night” for the Defend the Dream foundation in Kansas City, and a few familiar faces were in attendance. You may recognize some of these waiters at @superdj56's Celebrity Waiter Night for the Defend the Dream Foundation. — Pete Sweeney (@pgsween) May 18, 2015 Among...
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Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith shows up on top-10 QB list, seriously

It’s the time of year for rankings, lists, etc. of different positions in the NFL. One of those done recently was of the top-10 quarterbacks in the league and had a very interesting surprise. Alex Smith lands on a top 10 QB list — Arrowhead Pride (@ArrowheadPride) May 17, 2015 Nice! AROUND COVER32 Five Things: NFL teams that...
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Kansas City Chiefs Extend Tryout to Son of WWE Pro Wrestler Sting

Say what you might about professional wrestling, but the men and women who make it their jobs are extremely athletic and have to weather the rigors of a non-stop business. And given what pro wrestling demands, it’s not exactly surprising that many wrestlers have athletic backgrounds that span many athletic disciplines. It’s also not surprising when the children of pro wrestlers...
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Peoria Chiefs Can’t Come Back, Drop Series Finale

Peoria, IL– The Peoria Chiefs gave up six unearned runs in the first four innings and ultimately fell 8-5 to the Beloit Snappers on Sunday night. The loss drops the Chiefs to 19-17 on the season as they prepare to play five games in four days against the Cedar Rapids Kernels. The Snappers scored first as they got to Chiefs starter Luis Perdomo in the top of the first. James Harris...
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Kansas City Chiefs TE Travis Kelce Comes Home to Work (And Relax) Ahead of the 2015 NFL Season

Kansas City Chiefs third-year tight end Travis Kelce is always working. After an injury erased his rookie season, Kelce exploded in year two, leading the Chiefs in both receiving yards
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Predicting Winners of the Kansas City Chiefs Training Camp battles

With most of free agency and the draft complete, all eyes are on the summer months when training camp is set to begin. Like every other team, the Chiefs have many players (89 currently) on the roster that are vying for the right to make the 53 man roster, which will be announced closer to the start of the regular season. While the Chiefs have some positions that are held unquestionably...
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Chiefs Hosting Four QBs For Tryouts This Weekend Including Bo Wallace Of Ole Miss

The Kansas City Chiefs released a list of players trying out for them this weekend, which includes four quarterbacks. The most notable quarterback among this group is Bo Wallace of Ole Miss. During Wallace’s three years at Ole Miss, he threw for 9,534 yards while completing 63 percent of his passes to go along with 62 ... The post Chiefs Hosting Four QBs For Tryouts This Weekend...
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Morse Could See Action Anywhere on the Chiefs Line

The Kansas City Chiefs surprised me as well as many, if not all, other fans by taking a center in the second-round of the 2015 NFL Draft. And by surprised, my exact words describing the situation are not exactly suitable for a proper article. I was actually in the middle of Draft Town in Chicago, and my father caught the video if anyone really wants a laugh.Mitch Morse was considered...
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Kansas City Chiefs: Analyzing Alex Smith by the numbers

After extending the contract of quarterback Alex Smith in 2014, The Kansas City Chiefs have placed their immediate future in his hands. As of March 2015 Smith’s salary for both the 2015 ($11.1 million) and the 2016 ($14. 9 million) season became fully guaranteed, totaling 26 million dollars. That is a substantial commitment for a substantial amount of money. But has Alex Smith...
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CB Marcus Peters: I'm here to become a shutdown corner

Kansas City Chiefs selected Washington cornerback Marcus Peters No. 18 overall pick in the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft with the expectation he would be a solid cover man in the NFL. However, Peters has bigger aspirations such as earning the tag of being a 'shutdown corner.' "It's going to be amazing,” Peters said, via “That's the best opportunity that...
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Breaking down the Kansas City Chiefs wide receivers

Dwayne Bowe The 2014 season was a disappointment for the Kansas City Chiefs, especially their wide receivers. The recently departed Dwayne Bowe, who is now headed to Cleveland, led the team with an abysmal 60 receptions for 754 yards through 15 games with no touchdowns. As a matter of fact, no wide receiver scored any points for the Chiefs during the 2014 season. You have to go...
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WATCH: Kansas City Chiefs Linebacker Justin Houston Deadlifting Some Serious Weight

Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Justin Houston would be a proud addition to any team's defense, and if the Kansas City Chiefs can't get him signed to a contract extension before he becomes a free agent at the end of next season someone will drive up the armored truck to the bank of his choosing. In the meantime, he has to play the contract game with his agent and the Chiefs to see...
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WATCH: Just a Friendly Little Competition Between Kansas City Chiefs QBs Alex Smith and Chase Daniel

Alex Smith is the man for the Kansas City Chiefs for at least the next few years after signing a massive contract extension, but that doesn't mean that his teammate and fellow quarterback Chase Daniel can't try to bring him down a peg or two during practice.It looks like the teams were running some agility and speed drills, and Daniel and Smith turned it in to a little competition. Read more »
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2015 NFL Draft: Chiefs Select Marcus Peters with 18th Pick

The Kansas City Chiefs got a much-needed boost to their secondary in Round 1 of the 2015 NFL draft when they selected Washington cornerback Marcus Peters with the 18th-overall pick. Peters was considered the most talented cornerback in this year’s class, but red flags about his personality rose questions of whether or not he’d be selected early in the draft. Peters is an athletic...
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