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CHIEFS RUMORS & GOSSIP

No shock: Chiefs' Houston skips report date for offseason program

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Chiefs reported for the start of their offseason program Monday. Well, most of them did. The most notable absence was All-Pro linebacker Justin Houston, who was given the franchise tag after a record-setting sack season. Houston still has not signed his tender as the Chiefs and his representatives try to reach an agreement on a long-term deal....
Via AP on Fox
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Chiefs' Houston skips report date for offseason program

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Kansas City Chiefs reported for the start of their offseason program on Monday. Well, most of them did. The most notable absence was All-Pro linebacker Justin Houston, who was given the franchise tag after a record-setting sack season. Houston still has not signed his tender as the Chiefs and his representatives try to reach an agreement on a long-term...
Via AP on Fox
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jamaal Charles: “Running backs are more important than wide receivers”

Kansas City Chiefs RB Jamaal Charles will be paying close attention to the NFL Draft next week. Charles, who is entering his eight season has made it clear that he wants the Chiefs to address the offensive line during the draft. But with the Chiefs needing WRs, they probably won’t get a OL until later in the draft. Charles believes that having a great RBs outweighs having a good...
Via No Guts, No Glory
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

You won’t belive who Kansas City Chiefs TE Travis Kelce has been watching film of

Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce had a big 2014. Is he ready to take the next step to become a top NFL tight end? Kelce is certainly doing the right preparation in the film room. #Chiefs TE Travis Kelce says he watched a lot of Tony Gonzalez film this offseason. There you go #ChiefsKingdom. Plenty to discuss. — BJ Kissel (@ChiefsReporter) April 20, 2015 That’s awesome...
Via cover32
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Buy This Kansas City Chiefs “War Wagon” Tailgate Bus — $4,500

Are you a Chiefs fan in the market for a compact tailgate bus that won’t be a pain in the ass to park? Then look no further than this 1987 Ford Chiefs “War Wagon” tailgate bus. Information from the seller: Fuel: Gas Automatic transmission V-8 The motor is one year old it runs and drives great plenty of storage seats 10 plus driver new grill kicker spearkers in and out...
Via Busted Coverage
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs RB Jamaal Charles Hopes the Team Will Draft Him Some Help

For running backs in the NFL the window of effectiveness typically closes around the age of 30 or 31. So if they are going to get paid they need to sign their big money contract in their mid-20's--and then continue playing well enough not to get cut. Jamaal Charles has certainly played well enough not to have to fear being released, but he is a free agent after the 2017 season.To...
Via FatManWriting
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

2015 Chiefs offseason transactions

Free-agent signings and transactions during the 2015 offseason for the Kansas City Chiefs. Transactions list provided by NFL.com: 4/6 - Josh Martin Exclusive Rights Signing (exclusive rights signing). 3/19 - Dezman Moses Free Agent Signing (free agent signing). 3/16 - Ron Parker Unrestricted Free Agent Signing (unrestricted free agent signing). 3/14 - Richard Gordon Unrestricted...
Via 60 Max Power O
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Texas Signees Threw Up The Horns With Jamaal Charles At Today’s Spring Game

College football spring games are an occasion for well-known former players to visit their old program. Such was the case with Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles today when he made a trip to Austin to see his alma mater, the Texas Longhorns.  While he was on the sidelines, Charles posed for pictures with two Texas football signees from the 2015 class, defensive end Charles...
Via College Spun
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Jamaal Charles Wants to be “AFC Player of the Year” in 2015

Kansas City Chiefs’ star running back Jamaal Charles has some lofty goals for the upcoming 2015 NFL season. In addition to planning to play for another six seasons which would take him to age 35, he has a specific goal in mind for 2015. Speaking with Adam Teicher of ESPN, Charles stated his desire for the season. That’s always my goal, every year my goal. I want to come back...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

AFC Notes: Chiefs, Colts, Dolphins, Jaguars, & Jets

Chiefs Even prior to the DUI and possible suspension for CB Sean Smith, Adam Teicher of ESPN viewed cornerback as a top priority  in the draft for the Chiefs. Teicher likes the idea of the Chiefs trading down at least a “few” spots to acquire more draft picks. Teicher believes the Chiefs have to eventually replace ILB Derrick Johnson, ... The post AFC Notes: Chiefs, Colts...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Claim LS Brandon Hartson Off Waivers From Chiefs

The Pittsburgh Steelers finally have some training camp competition for veteran long snapper Greg Warren as the team claimed Brandon Hartson Friday off waivers from the Kansas City Chiefs. The Chiefs signed Hartson to a reserve-futures contract back in December. He entered the league in 2013 out of Houston as an undrafted free agent with […] Steelers Claim LS Brandon Hartson Off...
Via Steelers Depot
3 days ago  |  Discuss

In Depth 2015: Kansas City Chiefs

Injuries and a difficult schedule conspired to cause difficulty for the Kansas City Chiefs in their efforts to follow an 11-5 wild card season. But the Chiefs, despite several key losses, including veteran LB Derrick Johnson and S Eric Berry, remained competitive. Still, the team suffered some troubling losses and, at times, the offense bogged down, as Jamaal Charles would become...
Via Zone Blitz
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Distance between Chiefs, LB Justin Houston growing with no movement in contract talks

The divide between the Kansas City Chiefs and star linebacker Justin Houston seems to be growing quickly. According to Mike Florio of Profootballtalk.com, the Chiefs franchised Houston and have until July 15th to complete a new deal or both will have to wait until the end of the season, if Houston is still on the team by then. Florio writes: 'In the interim, another team...
Via 60 Max Power O
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Still No Talks Between Chiefs & OLB Justin Houston Regarding A Long-Term Deal

According to Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk, there have been no contract talks between the Chiefs and OLB Justin Houston since the team used their franchise tag on him a few months ago. Florio previously reported that Houston is “very upset” with the team and was planning to actively solicit an offer sheet from another team. However, Florio doesn’t anticipate ... The...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Rob Riggle has super inspiring quote about why Kansas City Chiefs football is best

Kansas City Chiefs fan Rob Riggle is a comedic genius. AROUND COVER32 First and 10: The 10 biggest sleepers in the 2015 NFL Draft QB Rankings: The odds of all 32 starters being in the NFl come 2020 If you don’t know who Riggle is, I feel sorry for you, but he’s this guy. He also had some thoughts on Chiefs’ football recently. Rob Riggle: "chiefs football is as American...
Via cover32
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Peoria Chiefs Win Fifth Straight in Extras on Wednesday

CEDAR RAPIDS, IA- The Peoria Chiefs used two big defensive plays to deny the unbeaten Cedar Rapids Kernels in the tenth inning and scored two innings later to win 3-2 Wednesday night in Iowa. The win, their fifth in a row, moves the Chiefs to 5-2 on the season with two games left on the first roadtrip of the season. “We made some big plays tonight, (Steve) Bean and (Colling) Radack...
Via i70baseball
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Healthy Jamaal Charles looking for big rebound in 2015

Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles can chalk up his woeful 2014 season to a slew of injuries (ankle, foot, back, shoulder, knee and hamstring), but if his words are any indication on what to expect in 2015, we should see a huge difference from the 31-year-old, who's "body has healed up." "I was frustrated more last season as I've ever been because of all those injuries...
Via 60 Max Power O
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Draft Science 2015 Part 2 - Cutting the Cornerback Quandary

Here we are with he second installment of the 2015 Draft Science series. It applies an analytical evaluation to the draft preparations for every team in the NFL. Though these are aspects every team in the NFL needs to complete a successfully player evaluation, I will relate it to the Kansas City Chiefs primarily.I have designed these metrics to reflect the prospects’ athleticism...
Via Pro Football Spot
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs RB Jamaal Charles “Frustrated” by Injury-Riddled 2014 Season

For most NFL running backs, a 206-carry, 1,033-yard season that yielded nine rushing touchdowns and five yards per carry would be a successful one. That’s not the case for Kansas City Chiefs back Jamaal Charles. Charles, in speaking with ESPN’s Adam Teicher in a piece that ran on Tuesday, expressed frustration with how his 2014 season played out—in his words, “I was frustrated...
Via Sportsnaut
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Derrick Johnson’s road to recovery seems convincing

Derrick Johnson has been a staple at the core of the Kansas City Chiefs defense for a decade, and following a season ending achilles tear that ended the ten-year veteran’s 2014 campaign, D.J. has been training at his personally owned training facility, Total Athlete, in Austin, Texas. AROUND COVER32 2015 NFL Draft Preview: The top-10 safeties on the board Power Rankings: Rating...
Via cover32
6 days ago  |  Discuss

De'Anthony Thomas Will Be Kansas City Chiefs' New X Factor

When the Kansas City Chiefs lost Dexter Mccluster in the 2014 off-season, the search was on for a dynamic player that could bring the team a spark. The following season didn't exactly fill the highlight reel, but it may have given us a preview of the next great game-changer in Arrowhead in De'Anthony Thomas.When Thomas was drafted in the 4th round by the Chiefs, he had already earned...
Via Pro Football Spot
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs Safety Eric Berry, Who Is Battling Lymphona, Visited Alma Mater Tennessee Today

Kansas City Chiefs safety Eric Berry was a star at Tennessee from 2007-09 before embarking on an NFL career. Berry’s NFL journey was abruptly put on hold last fall when he was diagnosed with Hodgkin’s lymphoma.  Berry’s illness shocked the football world, and he remains in a battle against the disease. The message from Berry and his family members has been an upbeat one as...
Via College Spun
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Why De’Anthony Thomas is the new Dante Hall

Chiefs’ return man De’Anthony Thomas celebrating a touchdown Watching rookie speedster De’Anthony Thomas for the Kansas City Chiefs in 2014 reminded me of a previous Chiefs outstanding speed-man. Dante Hall dominated the punt and kick return in the NFL for a four or five year period. Thomas showed signs of being that dynamic return man that punters and kickers try to avoid...
Via isportsweb.com
14 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Kansas City Chiefs LB Justin Houston Working Out By Pushing a Truck Around

The Kansas City Chiefs are expected to figure out how to make Justin Houston happy with a new contract by time the season starts. If they don't he will play a year under the franchise tag and get paid by someone else. Whatever happens with his contract there is one thing that is for certain--he has to be ready to play next year as good if not better than he did last season (if he...
Via FatManWriting
15 days ago  |  Discuss
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