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Jim Harbaugh Says He Roots For Alex Smith ‘Almost All The Time’

Jim Harbaugh had nothing but good things to say about Alex Smith, as the San Francisco 49ers prepare to face off against their former signal caller and the Kansas City Chiefs. “I’ve never seen Alex Smith not be good,” said the head coach in a press conference on Wednesday. “Right from the time we were with him, how he’s playing now. He’s just always been a very good quarterback...
Via BaySportsNet
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

KC Chiefs 'State of the Union' After Week 4

This is a new weekly series on our beloved Kansas City Chiefs. I will boil down the current state of affairs for the team using an infographic heavy on the illustration and light on the rambling.This infographic will be updated on a weekly basis showing the progress or regression of the team, key stats and history, as well as a quick summary on what went right or wrong over the past...
Via Football Nation
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Anatomy of a touchdown: How the Chiefs got Travis Kelce into the end zone

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, by this time you’re very aware that the Kansas City Chiefs laid the wood to Tom Brady and the New England Patriots in front of a raucous, record-setting home crowd—and the nation via the vehicle that is Monday Night Football—at Arrowhead Stadium this week. While Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles was truly the “star of the show...
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10 hours ago  |  Discuss

The good, the bad, & the ugly in Kansas City’s big win over New England

Fresh off of a 34-15 blowout win over the Miami Dolphins, the Chiefs didn’t miss a beat, dominating the New England Patriots 41-14 on Monday Night Football. This Kansas City Chiefs team has come a long way over the course of the last three weeks, and the future looks much brighter than it did a few weeks ago. So, following the Chiefs record breaking win, let’s take a look at...
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11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Grading the Kansas City Chiefs’ epic Monday night win over the Patriots

The Kansas City Chiefs set the bar nice and high with a dominating 41-14 victory over the New England Patriots on Monday night. The Chiefs played about as perfect as they could and improve to 2-2 a quarter of the way through the season. Here are my positional grades from the Chiefs Monday night magic. Quarterback – A It wasn’t a huge night for Alex Smith, but a very efficient...
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11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Grade Day: Did anybody have a good game in the New England Patriots’ loss?

This is an easy one. After a stinker of a Monday night performance, losing in Kansas City 41-14 to the Chiefs, the overall grade for the New England Patriots is a big fat “F.” The defense was porous in the running game and was unable to come up with a big stop or turnover when the game was still close. The offense failed to move the ball and convert key first downs, and when...
Via cover32 - Patriots
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40 years later, the FCC finally strikes down the NFL’s blackout rule

In a resounding victory for the forces of good and justice, today it was announced that the Federal Communications Commission has finally eliminated its support of the National Football League’s blackout rule, according to Dan Wetzel of Yahoo Sports: The FCC has at last eliminated the NFL's blackout rule. Survived for over six decades [Eisenhower Justice Department sued in...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs send message in dominating prime time victory

Raise your hand if you had the New England Patriots getting crushed 41-14 on Monday Night. Okay, none of you. Good, because the Chiefs shocked everyone by laying a beatdown on one of the league’s marquee teams. The defense forced two Tom Brady interceptions and a fumble while only allowing 290 yards of offense and 14 points. Alex Smith had 20 completions, 248 yards and three touchdowns...
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Alex Smith and the Kansas City Chiefs finally get some national recognition

The Kansas City Chiefs have always seemed to be on the short end of the stick when it comes to recognition among the ESPN’s and CBS’ of the world, but following a dominating 41-14 victory on Monday Night Football over the Patriots, there has been no shortage of praise coming the Chiefs way- and deservedly so. The Chiefs were firing on all cylinders in every sense of the term...
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Chiefs offense hums in 41-14 rout of Patriots

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Perhaps the Kansas City Chiefs gave their neighbors across the parking lot a little bit of inspiration with their impassioned performance against New England. Jamaal Charles returned from an ankle injury to score three touchdowns, Alex Smith threw for 248 yards and three scores, and the Chiefs routed the Patriots 41-14 on Monday night, getting the sports week...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Alex Smith doesn’t feel bad for Tom Brady

Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith was honest after Monday night’s blow out win over the Patriots when he was asked if he felt sorry for Tom Brady. Alex Smith was asked if he felt bad for Brady tonight: "Do I feel bad for Tom? No offense, but no. He still has more rings." — Jeff Howe (@jeffphowe) September 30, 2014 Smith makes a valid point. var ACE_AR = {Site...
Via Pro Football Zone
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New England Patriots HC Bill Belichick Responds to Dumbest Question He's Ever Been Asked in Perfect Manner

Monday night was not a good night for the Bill Belichick and the New England Patriots. They couldn't stop the Chiefs running game to save their collective lives, Alex Smith looked like a veteran All-Pro, and his actual All-Pro looked nothing at all like one.So if he was mad it was not hard to understand why.Which kind of makes his response to what has to easily be the dumbest...
Via FatManWriting
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City blows out New England on Monday Night Football

The Chiefs played their best game in a long time. The KC Chiefs beat up on the New England Patriots on Monday Night Football. A national TV crowd was watching Arrowhead Stadium, which showed up in a BIG way and set the Guinness World Record for crowd roar in a stadium. Here's what we learned from the Chiefs 41-14 victory over the Patriots. 1. The Chiefs didn't just win...
Via Pro Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Patriots blown out by Chiefs, 41-14

David Eulitt/Kansas City StarYikes. That game was ugly, to put it kindly. The Patriots were blown out by the Kansas City Chiefs in prime time, ,in a game where they just didn't show up. Quarterback Tom Brady wasn't on the same page as his receivers, going 14-23 for 159 yards, a TD and 2 interceptions (including a pick-6) before giving way to rookie quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo...
Via Patriots Life
1 day ago  |  Discuss

New England Comatose In Kansas City: 3 Things We Learned

Let the serious talk of the Brady decline begin. In 2013, the Pro-Bowler seemed to make chicken salad out of you-know-what. Come 2014, things aren't falling into place. While the Kansas City Chiefs are simply trying to build on a fairly successful 2013 campaign that saw Alex Smith lead his team to nine straight wins at the beginning of the year.The first half may just be a microcosm...
Via Football Nation
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Spend $3,000 On Travis Kelce, Win One Millon Dollars

Do you play Fantasy Football? If the answer is yes, this week is the most exciting opportunity in the history of the game. Win a MILLION DOLLARS playing Fantasy Football this week only! Go to www.FFChamps.com/million and get in on the action. KC Chiefs TE Travis Kelce could be a key cog in the machine that takes down ONE MILLION DOLLARS this weekend. Priced at a bargain basement...
Via Football Nation
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Fantasy Football Millionaire Maker: Top 5 Defenses For Week 5

Do you play Fantasy Football? If the answer is yes, this week is the most exciting opportunity in the history of the game. Win a MILLION DOLLARS playing Fantasy Football this week only! Go to www.FFChamps.com/million and get in on the action.Defense wins champions. In this case though, it could help you win 1 Million Dollars in the Millionaire Maker Contest!Fantasy football isn...
Via Football Nation
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Matchup Mashup: Your Patriots-Chiefs primer

BY EDITORWeek 4: New England Patriots (2-1) at Kansas City Chiefs (1-2), 8:30 p.m.Location: Arrowhead Stadium, Kansas City, Mo.Weather: Clear skies, low-70s, zero percent chance of rain at kickoff (accuweather)The skinny:After dropping their first game of the season to the Miami Dolphins, the Patriots strung together a pair of wins in beating the Minnesota Vikings and squeaking...
Via AFC East Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Prediction Roundtable: Week 4

It's that time again, Patriots fans - time for our writers to weigh in on Monday night's match up against the Kansas City Chiefs.Conor Frederick (@C_Frederick1016): Patriots by 3:There's no question that this will be a tough game. The Patriots are struggling, especially on the offensive line, and the raucous atmosphere at Arrowhead will not make it easier. However, I...
Via Patriots Life
3 days ago  |  Discuss

ESPN Previews Week 4 of the 2014 NFL Sseason

ESPN has plenty of things to discuss in Week 4. Sunday NFL Countdown will preview the games for three hours starting at 10 a.m. ET leading up to the games at 1 p.m. ESPN Radio will carry the Detroit Lions at New York Jets game. On Monday Night Football, ESPN will air the New England Patriots at Kansas City Chiefs game. Here’s what ESPN is saying about its various NFL programming...
Via Fang's Bites
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Now you can own a paper cutout of Alex Smith

This won’t be nearly as popular as the Tim Tebow cutout from a few years ago, because nothing on this Earth is as popular as something touched by the hand of Tebow. Alex Smith’s cutout is weirdly terrifying. Would you want this thing with its large forehead just sitting there at your desk, staring all day? Kansas City Star special section includes “paper Chiefs” fans can...
Via This Given Sunday
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Now you can own a paper cutout of Alex Smith

This won’t be nearly as popular as the Tim Tebow cutout from a few years ago, because nothing on this Earth is as popular as something touched by the hand of Tebow. Alex Smith’s cutout is weirdly terrifying. Would you want this thing with its large forehead just sitting there at your desk, staring all day? Kansas City Star special section includes “paper Chiefs” fans can...
Via Bloguin Best
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Ball security will be crucial against Chiefs

Amidst all the gloom and doom that appears to be surrounding the opening few games of this season, one area that the Patriots have been performing in is limiting turnovers. So far this season, the Patriots have a +6 turnover differential, good for number 1 (tied with Bengals) in the NFL, while the Chiefs have the worst with -5. Brady has yet to throw an interception, none of the...
Via Patriots Life
6 days ago  |  Discuss

2014 Fantasy Football: Week 4 Gold Mine

Jordan MatthewsSource: Rich Schultz/Getty Images North America Bye weeks! The single worst thing to hear as a fantasy owner just when you are on a roll is bye week, but it could also be the time for bottom dwelling teams to try something new and cling to any hope they have of returning their season back to normal. I am well aware that bye weeks have begun this early for some time...
Via The Fantasy Fix
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots LB Hightower improving in solid defense

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) Dont'a Hightower and the New England Patriots defense have made great strides since their season-opening loss. Their past two opponents totaled just one offensive touchdown. And the third-year linebacker had 15 tackles and two sacks in those two games. Those were against Miami, Minnesota and Oakland, three teams with mediocre quarterbacks. The job gets...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss
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