JOE MAYS NEWS

Chiefs Injury Update: KC places Joe Mays on short-term IR

The Kansas City Chiefs have placed linebacker Joe Mays on injured reserve-designated to return, keeping the six-year veteran out of games for at least half the season.Mays hurt his wrist in a preseason game against the Panthers. On Thursday, August 21, the team announced the injury would require surgery. The team placed Mays on IR-DR as soon as the league allowed.The 29-year-old...
Via Sports Injury Alert
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs sign S Coleman, place LB Mays on injured reserve

  The Kansas City Chiefs signed veteran safety Kurt Coleman on Tuesday and placed linebacker Joe Mays on injured reserve with a designation to return. Coleman made 29 starts and appeared in 59 games over four seasons in Philadelphia, three of those under current Chiefs coach Andy Reid. He was released by the Vikings during the final round of cuts on Saturday after spending the offseason...
Via AP on Fox
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs sign Coleman, place Mays on injured reserve

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Kansas City Chiefs signed veteran safety Kurt Coleman on Tuesday and placed linebacker Joe Mays on injured reserve with a designation to return. Coleman made 29 starts and appeared in 59 games over four seasons in Philadelphia, three of those under current Chiefs coach Andy Reid. He was released by the Vikings during the final round of cuts on Saturday...
Via AP on Fox
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs Place LB Joe Mays On Short-Term IR

  The Kansas City Chiefs announced that they have placed LB Joe Mays on injured reserve with the designation to return Tuesday. The #Chiefs have signed safety Kurt Coleman and have placed Joe Mays on IR with a designation to return. — Kansas City Chiefs (@KCChiefs) September 2, 2014 Mays, 29, suffered a wrist injury a few weeks ago and there has been talk that he could be placed...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Joe Mays likely out for six weeks

Chiefs linebacker Joe Mays is expected to miss the next six weeks after undergoing wrist surgery, according to ESPN’s Adam Caplan. Mays is expected to have a follow up visit next week to see how his wrist is healing. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Report: Joe Mays...
Via Pro Football Zone
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs: Joe Mays Out at Least 6 Weeks

The Kansas City Chiefs linebacking unit was arguably the team’s biggest strength, but the group received some tough news when Adam Caplan of ESPN reported that Joe Mays will miss at least six weeks while recovering from an operation on his wrist. Mays was projected to start at alongside Derrick Johnson as one of Kansas City’s inside linebackers, but now either Nico Johnson...
Via Standing O Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Bears, Chiefs, Colts, Patriots, & Texans

  Bears The Bears announced that they will start rookie QB David Fales in their preseason finale against the Browns. Chiefs ILB Joe Mays has a medical re-check late next week, but is expected to miss “at least” six weeks with a wrist injury. (Adam Caplan) Colts Colts placed RB Vick Ballard, OT Ulrick John and RB Deji Karim on season-ending injured reserve Tuesday. Colts...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
22 days ago  |  Discuss

10 teams that will definitely miss the playoffs doesn’t include Kansas City Chiefs

Right now, everyone is feeling optimistic. Around the NFL, teams like their chances of making something special happen in 2014. In the ultimate wide-open league, where worst-to-first turnarounds are commonplace, virtually every franchise is convinced that this is their year. Of course, they all can’t be right. Only 12 of 32 teams will make the playoffs, meaning 20 franchises will...
Via cover32 - Chiefs
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs Injury Update: Joe Mays is undergoing wrist surgery

 Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Joe Mays was told he will need surgery on his wrist that he injured in last week's game against the Panthers, reports Adam Caplan with ESPN.  The Chiefs have had bad luck so far this preseason, with Sanders Cummings going down on IR, Eric Berry with tendinitis in his heel, and now Mays will probably undergo surgery on his wrist at some point...
Via Sports Injury Alert
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Joe Mays to have surgery on injured wrist

The Kansas City Chiefs will have to get by without the services of linebacker Joe Mays for the immediate future. According to Dave Skretta of the Associated Press, Mays is set to have surgery on a wrist injury suffered last week against the Carolina Panthers.
Via Pro Sports Daily
26 days ago  |  Discuss

AP Source: Chiefs LB Mays to have wrist surgery

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The banged-up Kansas City Chiefs suffered another blow Thursday when linebacker Joe Mays was told he would need surgery on the wrist he injured last weekend at Carolina. Mays, who was expected to start alongside Derrick Johnson at inside linebacker, will likely have the procedure later this week, according to a person familiar with the situation who spoke to The...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Chiefs LB Mays to have surgery, may miss start of season

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that Chiefs linebacker Joe Mays will have surgery on his wrist after hurting it in a preseason game against Carolina and could miss the start of the season. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Thursday because the team had not disclosed the surgery, which is expected to take place later this...
Via AP on Fox
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs starting linebacker Joe Mays to have wrist surgery

It seemed possible the Kansas City Chiefs could look to the waiver wire to find depth at inside linebacker going into the day. After hearing the news that Chiefs starting inside linebacker Joe Mays is expected to have wrist surgery, that becomes even more likely. #Chiefs ILB Joe Mays is going to have wrist surgery, source said. He suffered the injury during last week's game at...
Via cover32 - Chiefs
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs’ Joe Mays exits Sunday night’s game with a wrist injury

The Chiefs announced that linebacker Joe Mays is done for the night with a wrist injury. LB Joe Mays has a wrist injury and will not return tonight. #KCvsCAR — Kansas City Chiefs (@KCChiefs) August 18, 2014   var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Chiefs’ Joe Mays exits...
Via Pro Football Zone
August 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Chiefs’ Joe Mays has inside track at linebacker

The Chiefs’ Joe Mays faces the same quandary as many inside linebackers in today’s NFL. The better he plays, the sooner he’s taken out of the game. Mays, in his first season with the Chiefs, fills the role of run-stuffer. If the base 3-4 defense is successful on stopping the run on first or second down, Mays is replaced by an extra defensive back in obvious passing downs...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 02, 2014  |  Discuss

The battle for inside linebacker: Johnson vs. Mays

With Akeem Jordan’s recent departure to the Washington Redskins, the Kansas City Chiefs have a hole to fill alongside Pro Bowl inside linebacker, Derrick Johnson. So which contender is the favorite to take the position for the 2014 season? In the red corner, we have the returning Chief, Nico Johnson. Johnson was a fourth-round pick from Alabama in the 2013 draft. He got plenty...
Via cover32 - Chiefs
April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Do the Kansas City Chiefs have a plan?

John Dorsey has a plan. I don’t quite know what it is, but that’s okay. I don’t think I’m supposed to know. That would kind of defeat the purpose. But rest assured, there is a plan. After hearing his answers to the rapid-fire questions from the Kansas City media today, my faith in the Chiefs general manager is renewed in full. First, the biggest question of the day was regarding...
Via cover32 - Chiefs
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs: Free Agency 3/17

The Chiefs have been quiet since signing offensive lineman Jeff Linkenbach and inside linebacker Joe Mays. It appeared they had a deal in place with free agent wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders before Sanders up and left to join the Broncos “dream team” in Denver. Since then, it’s gone silent at One Arrowhead Drive. Here’s the latest:   – 10:30 am update – Former #Bears...
Via cover32 - Chiefs
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs: Weekly Rewind

We’re a week into the 2014 version of free agency and it feels like we can finally take a deep breath as we move into week two. The Chiefs weren’t particularly active early on, allowing five starters from the 2013 roster to walk 90 minutes into the start of free agency. Eventually, the Chiefs agreed to terms with veteran offensive lineman Jeff Linkenbach and a potential starting...
Via cover32 - Chiefs
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Texans Free Agency: There is a Pulse (Day 3)

Here is the light day of movement for the Houston Texans in day three of free agency.   Day Three - NFLPA records has the Texans cap space at $12,252,626.00 as of this evening. - Joe Mays who signed with the Kansas City Chiefs had this to say about the process landing with them. “There was interest from a couple of teams, including Houston; they wanted to bring me back in,...
Via State of the Texans
March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Chiefs land linebacker Mays, offensive lineman Linkenbach

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Chiefs made their first moves after a quiet start to free agency, signing linebacker Joe Mays and offensive lineman Joe Linkenbach on Wednesday while confirming the signing of defensive back and special teams standout Husain Abdullah. The cash-strapped Chiefs only had about $9.6 million in salary cap space after spending lavishly last offseason. The investment...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

BREAKING: Kansas City Chiefs sign veteran linebacker Joe Mays

The Kansas City Chiefs have signed veteran linebacker Joe Mays. Veteran ILB Joe Mays agreed to a 2 yr, $6 m deal with the #Chiefs, source confirmed. — Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) March 12, 2014 Mays is a former sixth round pick by the Philadelphia Eagles in 2008, meaning there is an obvious connection to Chiefs head coach Andy Reid. Following his rookie season in Philadelphia, Mays...
Via cover32 - Chiefs
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Chiefs Sign LB Joe Mays To A Two-Year Deal

  ESPN’s Adam Caplan reports that the Kansas City Chiefs have signed ILB Joe Mays to a two-year contract. Caplan adds that Mays will receive a two-year contract worth $6 million from the Chiefs. Caplan previously reported that the Chiefs were interested in Mays, so it’s not all that surprising that they were able to get something worked in the early portion of free agency...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Texans Top 20 of 2013: #17 Joe Mays

In this series, we look at the top 20 Houston Texans of the 2013 season.    #17   The Houston Texans were once again dealing with injuries heading into training camp and went to the free agent market to find another inside linebacker. The Texans found Joe Mays who instantly came to the team and made a mark, one good enough to start from day one next to Brian Cushing. Understand...
Via State of the Texans
January 02, 2014  |  Discuss

SOTT All-22: Looking at Joseph and Mays Closer

In this we take some small snapshots of some plays from the last game against the Baltimore Ravens, and focus in on the Houston Texans. There was very little offensive success so we looked at the defense and focused on Johnathan Joseph and Joe Mays against the Ravens. We covered three plays and it defines how both have started the 2013 season, and the results should not surprise...
Via State of the Texans
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss
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