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Chiefs RBs are thriving even without Jamaal Charles

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Just about anybody can carry the ball effectively for the Kansas City Chiefs these days. Even a 346-pound defensive tackle. Yes, that was big Dontari Poe plowing over the goal line in last Sunday's 33-3 win over San Diego, which got the Chiefs back to .500 and into the thick of the AFC playoff hunt. The sight of Poe doing his touchdown dance was certainly memorable...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
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Kansas City Chiefs: No Jamaal Charles, no problem

A little over six weeks ago, the Kansas City Chiefs (5-5) were sitting with a 1-4 record after failing to beat the Chicago Bears in Arrowhead. More importantly that day, the Chiefs lost Pro Bowl running back Jamaal Charles to a season ending knee injury. With their season on the brink of disaster and morale at a low, the Chiefs surprisingly turned their luck around, winning four...
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NFL Notes: 49ers, Broncos, Chiefs, Lions & Redskins

49ers HC Jim Tomsula said he has yet to speak with the 49ers front office regarding his future with the team. “I haven’t had any conversations on any of that,” said Tomsula, via Cam Inman of the Mercury News. Tomsula is believed to be on the hot-seat after a 3-7 start to his head coaching career in San Francisco. “We’re in a performance-based business. We all get it,...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Wednesday web roundup: Kansas City Chiefs

If Season Ended Today, Chiefs Would be in Playoffs The Kansas City Chiefs improved to 5-5 on Sunday with a 33-3 win over the spiraling San Diego... The Chiefs have now won four straight games after ... Chiefs NT Poe beaming after rushing TD KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Dontari Poe has been telling Andy Reid for three years that the coach needed the big nose tackle on offense too. ...
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The Kansas City Chiefs now own the AFC's sixth playoff seed

Kansas City could be playoff-bound as the AFC's sixth seed right now. Jake Roth USA TODAY SportsThe Kansas City Chiefs would be a playoff team if the season ended right now.They own the AFC's sixth seed after a Week 11 win -- and after the Patriots knocked off the competing Bills on Monday Night Football.Even better -- they'd be slated to face the current No. 3-seed Broncos in an...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Meet Spencer Ware -- the latest surprise in the Chiefs' backfield

Spencer Ware is just another talented ballcarrier in the Chiefs' deep stable. USA TODAY Sports Jake RothIt turns out general manager John Dorsey has been stockpiling running backs on the Chiefs' roster.Spencer Ware is just his latest find. The former sixth-round pick entered Week 11 with no professional carries and left with 96 yards and two touchdowns.“He’s a powerful kid that...
Via Fox Sports
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After 1-5 start, Chiefs riding four-game winning streak

Justin Houston's Chiefs are right back in the thick of the wild-card hunt.  Jake Roth USA TODAY SportsKANSAS CITY, Mo. -- What the Kansas City Chiefs have accomplished this season is hardly rare. What they can still accomplish is nearly unprecedented.With their 33-3 rout of the San Diego Chargers on Sunday, the Chiefs have followed up a five-game losing streak filled with discord...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Dontari Poe becomes heaviest NFL player to ever score TD

Move over, Refrigerator Perry. There’s a new big-man touchdown record holder and his name is Dontari Poe. On their second drive of the game Sunday, the Kansas City Chiefs were faced with fourth and goal from the 1-yard line. Chiefs head coach Andy Reid, knowing the San Diego Chargers were on their heels, went big — really big. With the Chargers defense zeroed in on Chiefs...
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs suddenly taking aim at postseason after four straight wins: 'We've been in playoff mode for the last three or four weeks'

The Kansas City Chiefs were left for dead at 1-5; however, after a four game winning streak, they have set their sights much higher than a draft pick in next year's draft. "When we play like this, it doesn't matter who we play against -- we're unstoppable," defensive end Mike DeVito said, via The Kansas City Star. "With the way our schedule has been ... we've been in playoff mode...
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NT Dontari Poe becomes heaviest player in NFL history to score a TD

The Kansas City Chiefs went into their bag of tricks, bringing nose tackle Dontari Poe out on offense for an official 1-yard TD run. And with that touchdown, the 346-pound Poe becomes the heaviest player in NFL history to do so. Dontari Poe ran for a TD. At 346 pounds, Poe surpasses Refrigerator Perry (335) as the heaviest player ever to run for a TD. (Via @pfref) — Michael...
Via Low Brow Sports
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Antonio Gates and Philip Rivers argue on the sideline

    Antonio Gates and Philip Rivers got into it on the sidelines during the San Diego Chargers’ game against the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday. Video showed Gates yelling at Rivers and Rivers trying to calm down his longtime teammate:     The Chargers are in the middle of their worst season since having both players on their roster. Their previous worst season was...
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Kansas City Chiefs 346 Pound DL Dontari Poe Pounds Ball Into End Zone For A Touchdown

It is not unusual for a defensive player to play a little on offense. It doesn't happen often, but it does. However, it is usually a defensive back coming in to run a few routes or maybe a linebacker to act as a fullback. You don't see too many defensive lineman lining up in the backfield (not in the NFL at least).Yet that is exactly what the Kansas City Chiefs did Sunday against...
Via FatManWriting
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Throwback to Andy Reid trolling Philip Rivers

We are just hours away until kickoff between the San Diego Chargers and Kansas City Chiefs. To get you ready for this game, perhaps you care to watch this epic moment of Chiefs’ head coach Andy Reid getting the best of Philip Rivers. Never forget the twerk that made @MileyCyrus jealous. #chiefs #chargers — Andy Reid (@Chief_Walrus) November 22, 2015...
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Kansas City Chiefs RB Charcandrick West Is Not Your Ordinary NFL Player

When Charcandrick West emerged during the preseason it was a pleasant surprise that made watching preseason game a little more enjoyable. Preseason games are typically pretty dull except for when a player comes out of nowhere and performs well (like he did). He played well enough to make the final roster, but folks did not expect to hear or see much of him till next preseason.With...
Via FatManWriting
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs: Turning things around

Charcandrick West and the Kansas City Chiefs look to make a playoff run. Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY SportsAfter beginning the season with a disappointing 1-5 record, the Kansas City Chiefs have quietly pulled off three wins in a row and look to bring their record to .500 on Sunday against the San Diego Chargers. The Chiefs had their struggles in the first half of the season, but...
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Think hard: When was the last time Alex Smith threw an interception?

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Just try to ask Chiefs coach Andy Reid about the remarkable streak of passes that Alex Smith has thrown this season without an interception. You'll get about four words out before you get shushed. Who knew Reid was so superstitious? Smith has thrown 228 consecutive passes without an interception heading into Sunday's game at San Diego, a streak that dates to the...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs' Jekyll-or-Hyde defense has been getting it done lately

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- There have been two entirely different versions of the Chiefs' defense this season: Really good and really bad. That doesn't necessarily sit well with coach Andy Reid, who craves consistency above just about all else. But with the Chiefs riding a three-game win streak and back in playoff contention, he may have to settle for hoping "really good" shows up more...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Do the Chiefs have the best offense in the AFC West?

After destroying the Broncos in Denver, the Kansas City Chiefs have won three straight games and appear to be clicking on all cylinders.  The defense is back to their 2014 form, pressuring the quarterback while the defensive line has been dominant. The biggest key to the Chiefs success, however, has been their offense. After losing Jamaal Charles for the season due do a torn ACL...
Via cover32
7 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Joseph Randle shoplifting video released

Former Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle was suspended four games by the NFL earlier this month for an incident that took place in February resulting in police getting a domestic violence phone call. But there was another incident the league likely took into account when punishing Randle. You know, the one where the 23-year-old...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Andy Reid on breakout RB Charcandrick West: ‘He can scoot’

Only current receiving leader Antonio Brown and current rushing leader Adrian Peterson have averaged more yards per scrimmage over the last four weeks than Kansas City Chiefs running back Charcandrick West. In wins over the Pittsburgh Steelers, Detroit Lions and Denver Broncos, West has produced 412 total yards of offense, or 137.3 per game. Brown is averaging 155.5 since the start...
Via The Sports Daily
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs Might Want To Protect Alex Smith A Little Better

It may seem hard to believe, but the Kansas City Chiefs are not out of the playoff chance by a long shot. With wins in their last three games they are now 4-5, and while the division crown is likely out of reach they can still qualify for a wild card spot. They are currently two games behind Pittsburgh and a game behind the Jets and Bills.So if they are going to have a shot they...
Via FatManWriting
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Worst quote, LVPs and worst stats in the loss to the Kansas City Chiefs

The Denver Broncos lost 29-13 to the Kansas City Chiefs Sunday and it was with an offensive effort that has not been seen around Denver in several seasons. The Chiefs,who had lost its previous seven games against their division rival, came into town and made the now 7-2 team look like a shell of itself. There is not a shortage of disappointing aspects of the game Sunday but here...
Via Mile High Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Gary Kubiak: I made a bad decision by playing Manning

Gary Kubiak is doing his quarterback a solid by falling on the sword and taking the blame for Peyton Manning’s terrible game on Sunday that led to a benching. The Denver Broncos head coach said after his team’s 29-13 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs that he made a bad decision by playing Manning, who...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Allen Bailey quietly having a Pro Bowl season

Mandatory Credit: Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports If you’re not a fan of the Kansas City Chiefs, chances are you’ve probably never heard of defensive lineman Allen Bailey. Bailey, a five year NFL veteran, flew under the radar for most of his first three seasons, before coming on strong last year. Bailey’s 2014 effort earned him 41 combined tackles, five sacks, and a brand...
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs buying beer for their fans in Week 8 London game

The Chiefs already have been driving their fans to drink because of their 1-5 record. Now, season ticket holders loyal enough to make the trek to England for their Week 8 game against the Lions on Nov. 1 can get free beer. Thanks to the @Chiefs for being so generous giving a free FIVE DOLLAR beer for people that spent $10K on a trip to London for an awful team. — Blake ...
Via The Sports Daily
October 23, 2015  |  Discuss

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