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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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Jamaal Charles Has Bruised Foot, Not Expected To Be Serious

Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles is dealing with a bruised foot, according to ESPN.com. He suffered the injury while moving out of the players' dorm at Missouri Western State University.Fantasy Spin:"He came down a grassy slope there and just kind of rolled his foot over on the curb," coach Andy Reid said. "We're optimistic about it. Initially there was some...
Via Fantasy Football Champs
1 day ago  |  Discuss

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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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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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...
Via Pro Football Zone
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Chiefs' Charles bruises foot while moving out of camp -- somebody call Mayflower!

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Jamaal Charles is a terrific downhill runner. But apparently he isn't so great as a downhill mover. The Kansas City Chiefs' Pro Bowl tailback missed Sunday's 28-16 preseason loss in Carolina because of a bruised foot. On Monday, coach Andy Reid told reporters how the injury happened -- and it was a doozy. The Texas native was apparently carrying a...
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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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2 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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Chiefs defensive tackle Jaye Howard looks to twin newborns for motivation

During the dog days of training camp, when the heat is on and the novelty of padded practices has finally worn off, Chiefs players have different motivations to get through Andy Reid’s three-hour workouts. Winning. Playing time. Money. You know, the usual. But whenever Chiefs defensive lineman Jaye Howard needed motivation over the last three weeks, he simply looked over to the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

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...
Via Pro Football Zone
4 days ago  |  Discuss

The Chiefs are looking way too thin at wide receiver

In the first year of the Andy Reid era in Kansas City, the offensively re-designed Chiefs surprised no one by focusing their passing game on short, high percentage throws. The result was winning (albeit against several opponents starting backup quarterbacks), and doing it while taking few risks. Reid honed in on Jamaal Charles, and in the end he accounted for nearly 40 percent of...
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The Chiefs are looking way too thin at wide receiver

In the first year of the Andy Reid era in Kansas City, the offensively re-designed Chiefs surprised no one by focusing their passing game on short, high percentage throws. The result was winning (albeit against several opponents starting backup quarterbacks), and doing it while taking few risks. Reid honed in on Jamaal Charles, and in the end he accounted for nearly 40 percent of...
Via This Given Sunday
4 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Chiefs, Cowboys, Jaguars, Jets, & Patriots

  Chiefs HC Andy Reid mentioned that WR Dwayne Bowe‘s finger is “shot.” “It’s been thrown out of place about 15 times, and he’s not catching the ball,” Reid said, via Adam Teicher of ESPN. “But he’s getting his work done.” Cowboys DT Amobi Okoye has recovered from anti-NMDA receptor encephalitis, which is an autoimmune syndrome that is potentially fatal...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Reid: Dwayne Bowe's 'finger is shot'

Kansas City Chiefs coach Andy Reid revealed a finger injury to wide receiver Dwayne Bowe that could explain why Bowe has dropped a lot of passes during camp. "His finger is shot," Reid said Thursday. "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."...
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Chiefs host U.S. military members at final open practice

AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool The Kansas City Chiefs celebrated their organization’s Military Appreciation Day by inviting a group of soldiers from Fort Riley to watch the team’s final practice. “It’s great to have the military out here and have their support,” Andy Reid, the team’s head coach, said in an interview with Chiefs Spin. “We know and appreciate how much they do...
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Chiefs break camp in St. Joe, move back to KC

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. -- The Chiefs broke camp on the campus of Missouri Western on Thursday as they prepared for their second preseason game, and will resume practice at their own facility in Kansas City next week. Now, the question become whether the Chiefs will ever return to St. Joseph. This was the final year of a five-year contract to take training camp roughly an hour's drive...
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Andy Reid Calmly Takes The Ice Bucket Challenge

.embed-container {position: relative; padding-bottom: 100%; height: 0; overflow: hidden;} .embed-container iframe, .embed-container object, .embed-container embed { position: absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100%; } Andy Reid is the latest sports figure to undergo the ice bucket challenge, where people have a bucket of ice water dumped on their head in order to raise...
Via Next Impulse Sports
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Reid: Bowe finger injury may explain drops

Kansas City Chiefs coach Andy Reid revealed a finger injury to wide receiver Dwayne Bowe that could explain why Bowe has dropped a lot of passes during camp. "His finger is shot," Reid said Thursday. "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."...
Via Pro Sports Daily
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Who should you draft with the No. 1 pick in fantasy football?

LeSean McCoy is in the best position to succeed Tim Heaney, senior fantasy writer: Why blindly pick last year’s top running back at No. 1? Jamaal Charles is a first-rounder, but 12 rushing scores and 70 receptions are hard to repeat, even with Andy Reid running things. After his monumental 2012, Adrian Peterson dipped from 6.0 yards per carry to 4.5. Can the 29-year-old continue...
Via Pro Sports Daily
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Twitter Tuesday: Andy Reid says a Kansas City Chiefs backup looks like Larry the Cable Guy

Andy Reid’s press conference’s have never been known for their energy or humor, but on Monday, Big Red provided the media with something to laugh about when addressing fourth-year guard Ricky Henry’s snaps with the first team in practice. ‘He looks like the Larry the Cable Guy’ Chiefs continue looking at Ricky Henry, aka Larry the Cable Guy as coach Reid called him, with...
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Kansas City Chiefs: Must Prove Resilience in 2014

The Kansas City Chiefs begin their second year under head coach Andy Reid.  2013 produced a fine 11-5 season, and a nauseating defense-less playoff loss to Indianapolis. Many suggest that this will be a fall back year for Kansas City, but the team hopes to remain consistent.Offensively the Chief’s should be better than they were in 2013. While the team rattled off 9 straight wins...
Via Football Nation
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Andy Reid compares OL Ricky Henry to Larry the Cable Guy

Kansas City Chiefs OL Ricky Henry has been turning heads during training camp. The three year guard spent last season on the disabled list, but now healthy and starting to get some attention. One of the people Henry has gotten to pay attention to him is head coach Andy Reid. While talking to the media, Reid had nothing but praise for Henry and then compared him to comedian Larry...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss
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