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Top 10 reasons why the Chiefs signed Alex Smith to a $68 million deal

Oh Dear10) He's a starter on an NFL team, so there is usually money involved regardless of quality9) He had 378 yards and 4 TDs in a playoff game last year, which would seem a lot more impressive if the Colts had a defense, or if they won the game8) Club has no athletic QB2 to cuckold him7) It's an NFL contract, so the actual final dollar value might as well be in lire for...
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Roseman explains cutting Henery, rolling with Parkey

The Eagles lost their only playoff game last year by two points. Their kicker, maligned by the public but generally accurate throughout his career, missed a 47-yarder in the loss. As Andy Reid once famously said, you can do the math. But as they enter Year 2 under Chip Kelly and have expectations of going beyond the first round -- way, way beyond -- it’s significant to note that...
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Giants Quintin Demps Says Rookie Hazing Cost Him $10K Steak Dinner (Video)

New York Giants safety Quintin Demps remembers the pain of being a rookie, but according to him, the most painful thing was the hit his bank account took because of rookie hazing. Demps was a rookie with the Philadelphia Eagles when Andy Reid was head coach, and he recalls when the veterans made him take them to a fabulous steak dinner to the tune of $10K. Ouch! Unfortunately your...
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What are the odds the Kansas City Chiefs get upset by the Titans Week 1?

Real football is just eight short days away and we couldn’t be more excited. This year the Kansas City Chiefs will open their schedule at home against the Tennessee Titans at Arrowhead Stadium. Last year the Chiefs underwent a major overhaul with a new head coach in Andy Reid and a new quarterback in Alex Smith. Together, they turned a 2-14 team to an 11-5 one and made the playoffs...
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What are the odds the Tennessee Titans can upset the Chiefs Week 1?

Real football is just eight short days away and we couldn’t be more excited. This year the Tennessee Titans will open their schedule on the road against the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium. Last year the Chiefs underwent a major overhaul with a new head coach in Andy Reid and a new quarterback in Alex Smith. Together, they turned a 2-14 team to an 11-5 one and made the...
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Chiefs turn attention to roster, regular season

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- After four preseason clunkers, the Kansas City Chiefs know things are about to get real. General manager John Dorsey and coach Andy Reid were planning to meet Friday to discuss final roster cuts, which are due Saturday afternoon. Then, they get a chance to sign waived players on Sunday before starting preparations for their regular-season opener against Tennessee...
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Chiefs turn attention to roster, regular season

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) After four preseason clunkers, the Chiefs know things are about to get real. General manager John Dorsey and coach Andy Reid were planning to meet Friday to discuss final roster cuts, which are due Saturday afternoon. Then, a chance to sign waived players on Sunday and the start of preparations for the regular-season opener against Tennessee. Dorsey and Reid...
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Chiefs add an offensive lineman

The Kansas City Chiefs have signed former Redskins offensive lineman Matt McGlynn and waived Ben Gottschalk McGlynn (6-4, 325) has played in 57 games (48 starts) in five NFL seasons with the Indianapolis Colts (2012-13), Cincinnati Bengals (2011) and Philadelphia Eagles (2008-10). McGlynn was signed by Washington on March 28, 2014 and released by the club on Aug. 26. He originally...
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Chiefs' starters likely to sit vs Green Bay

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Jamaal Charles has confidence that the Kansas City Chiefs' offense will be in synch when the regular season rolls around a week from Sunday. Evidently, so does Andy Reid. The Chiefs' coach said Tuesday that he is unlikely to play any of his starters in Thursday night's preseason finale in Green Bay. Reid had hinted last week that he may break from...
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Chiefs' starters likely to sit vs Green Bay

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) Jamaal Charles has confidence that the Kansas City Chiefs' offense will be in synch when the regular season rolls around a week from Sunday. Evidently, so does Andy Reid. The Chiefs' coach said Tuesday that he is unlikely to play any of his starters in Thursday night's preseason finale in Green Bay. Reid had hinted last week that he may break from...
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Chiefs trying to build on big bounce-back year

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The ride Andy Reid took the Kansas City Chiefs on last season was fun while it lasted. After winning just two games prior to his arrival, the downtrodden franchise rattled off nine wins to start the season and made the playoffs. Now, the Chiefs have to pay for all that success. The cash-strapped organization had to watch helplessly as three Pro Bowl players and...
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Chiefs trying to build on big bounce-back year

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The ride Andy Reid took the Kansas City Chiefs on last season was fun while it lasted. After winning just two games prior to his arrival, the downtrodden franchise rattled off nine wins to start the season and made the playoffs. Now, the Chiefs have to pay for all that success. The cash-strapped organization had to watch helplessly as three Pro Bowl players and...
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3 in the Kee: As injuries and doubts pile up, Chiefs might need to seek outside answers

KANSAS CITY, Mo. --What the #*@% was THAT? The Kansas City Chiefs' 30-12 sleepwalk of a loss to Minnesota in their home preseason finale raised all kinds of questions, most of them accompanied by salty language. Coach Andy Reid reiterated early this week that he'd like to rest his starters -- or most of 'em, anyway -- for Thursday's fourth and final August exhibition...
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How the Chiefs Offense Compares to the Andy Reid Eagles Offenses

#453788134 / gettyimages.com Going into their second year under Andy Reid, the Chiefs Offense has alot to overcome. They lost 3 starters on the Offensive Line, and they lost slot receiver Dexter Mccluster. During the off-season, they added Oregon dynamo De’Anthony Thomas and Guard Jeff Likenbach. Tight End Travis Kelce, who missed all of last season, is now healthy and making...
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Chiefs are adjusting to leaguewide crackdown on overly physical defensive play on receivers

Chiefs coach Andy Reid has made it clear that his team has certainly taken its fair share of lessons from their first two preseason games. But following the Chiefs’ 28-16 loss to Carolina on Sunday, both Reid and his players made it clear that one new reality — the NFL’s crackdown on overly physical defensive play on receivers — sticks out like a sore thumb. “It’s being...
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Study shows that the 2000s Philadelphia Eagles should have been a dynasty

Football is the most difficult sport to predict for a number of reasons. The main one being there are so few games to actually judge which team is the best. In professional basketball, baseball and hockey championships are decided in a seven-game series. In the NFL it’s one and done, so luck naturally plays a much larger role in who takes the trophy home. Some NFL teams win Super...
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Kansas City Chiefs latest victim of NFL’s absurd crusade against defense

On Sunday night the Kansas City Chiefs visited Charlotte for a preseason matchup with the Carolina Panthers. The Chiefs got off to a hot start, led by several solid drives by Alex Smith, but in the second half Carolina caught up and broke away for a 28-16 win. What did the Chiefs in more than anything was penalties: they were flagged 13 times and lost a total of 131 yards. Head coach...
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Andy Reid: Jamaal Charles Injured Foot Moving Boxes From Dorm Room

Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles might want to hire a moving company next time. The Chiefs star was held out of Sunday’s preseason game against the Carolina Panthers as an unexpected scratch after suffering what coach Andy Reid called a “freak” foot injury. On Monday, Reid offered more of an explanation of Charles’ injury, revealing that he hurt himself while...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Jamaal Charles hurt moving boxes from dorm room

Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles missed Sunday’s 28-16 preseason loss to the Carolina Panthers due to a “freak accident.” Chiefs coach Andy Reid explained the injury on Monday. “I’ll just tell you what happened,” Reid said, via The Kansas City Star. “He was actually carrying a box down the dorms, and he came down the grassy slope there and just tweaked...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Chiefs, Colts, Jaguars, Patriots, Raiders, & Seahawks

Chiefs HC Andy Reid attributed LT Eric Fisher‘s struggles to the offseason surgeries he underwent. (Terez Paylor) Colts Converted linebacker Mario Harvey is the team’s starting fullback due to Stanley Havili remaining on the PUP list. (Mike Wells) Wide receivers Da’Rick Rogers and Griff Whalen will battle for a final roster spot. (Mike Wells) GM Ryan Grigson has “high...
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Jamaal Charles injured his foot moving out of the Chiefs’ dorms

Chiefs head coach Andy Reid revealed that running back Jamaal Charles injured his foot while moving out the team’s dorms at the end of training camp. “He came down a grassy slope there and just kind of rolled his foot over on the curb,” Reid said, via ESPN.com. “It was that simple. That was it. He went up to [trainer Rick Burkholder]. … He was hurting that night, and the...
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National confidence level in Kansas City Chiefs holds steady after preseason Week 2

Now, it’s getting interesting. Across the NFL, teams are honing in on what they have for 2014, trying to establish what they are and what they’re going to do this season. A week after seeing a lot of starters sit out around the league, almost every marquee player was on the field during the second week of the preseason. This week and next, teams will essentially have dress rehearsals...
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Kansas City Chiefs: Jamaal Charles Foot Injury a “Freak Thing”

Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid left his offensive starters in for the entire first half last night during a preseason game against Carolina. Most other teams in the league left their offensive starters in for just one quarter in Week 2. Everyone contributed to Kansas City’s cause, except All Pro running back Jamaal Charles, who didn’t even make the trip down to Carolina...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid has ice in his veins

If you haven’t seen videos of the ice bucket challenge yet odds are you don’t own a television or internet connection or are living in some distant solar system that we have yet to discover. In any case, it’s a promotion which is helping raise awareness for ALS, otherwise known as Lou Gherig’s disease. The challenge is simple: once accepted, you either make a donation for...
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Andy Reid says Dwayne Bowe’s finger is “shot”

Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe hasn’t looked very good during training camp. He’s had a hard time holding onto the football and now we know why. “His finger is shot,” Reid said Thursday, via ESPN.com. “It’s been thrown out of place about 15 times, and he’s not catching the ball. But he’s getting his work done. You can practice with that type of thing.” Bowe will...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss
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