CHIEFS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Kansas City Chiefs draft rumors: moving up in round one?

So here we are, it’s draft day! And, of course, since it’s draft day we have to talk rumors while we still can. A lot of trusted NFL reporters are saying the Kansas City Chiefs could be one of the teams trying to make a splash. Do I think this is a good idea? No. I honestly do not know why the Chiefs are trying to trade up. There could be a pleasant surprise around the corner...
Via isportsweb.com
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Chiefs RB Knile Davis on trade block

The Kansas City Chiefs are reportedly shopping running back Knile Davis during the NFL draft, per Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports. It’s likely they’ll get plenty of calls for a trade, too. La Canfora notes “the Chiefs may have a trick or two up their sleeves” during the draft. Landing a draft pick or two to maneuver would help them achieve their designs. There is plenty...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs draft rumors: Who are they looking at?

The 2016 NFL Draft is upon us and in just over a day the Kansas City Chiefs will be on the clock with the 28th overall pick in the first round.  To date, there is still little consensus as to who the Chiefs will select, although the majority of analysts believe it will be a defensive lineman or cornerback.  However, in the last few days some analysts, including Chris Collinsworth...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs Release Veteran G Paul Fanaika

The Kansas City Chiefs officially released veteran G Paul Fanaika on Tuesday. Fanaika, 30, is a former seventh-round pick of the Eagles back 2009. However, he lasted just a few months with in Philadelphia before he was waived and later signed to their practice squad. After that, Fanaika had brief stints with the Redskins, Browns, Seahawks, and Cardinals before signing a three...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Top five players in Kansas City Chiefs history

The Kansas City Chiefs have had some some great players throughout the team’s storied history that has led to some NFL success. The team played in the first two Super Bowls and won Super Bowl IV over the Minnesota Vikings. Kansas City has fielded some of the best players in the history of the NFL and any one of these top five are worthy of the Hall of Fame. From one of the best...
Via Campus Sports Net
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Browns sign wide receiver Saalim Hakim

CLEVELAND (AP) The Browns signed wide receiver Saalim Hakim after he had an impressive tryout last week in their voluntary minicamp. The 5-foot-11, 190-pound Hakim made several nice catches during a practice on Thursday, when he outjumped a defensive back to haul in a long pass from quarterback Austin Davis and earned immediate praise from new Browns coach Hue Jackson. Cleveland...
Via Associated Press
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs: Draft prospect Laquon Treadwell

The NFL Draft is this upcoming weekend, starting Thursday evening and continuing throughout the day on Saturday. The Kansas City Chiefs hold the 28th overall pick with their first round selection and they are looking to add a player that can have a real impact on the team right away. The team’s passing attack was much improved last season, but adding a weapon opposite side of number...
Via isportsweb.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs could target UCLA defensive tackle in the first round of the draft

Despite having one of the top 10 defenses in the league last year, the Kansas City Chiefs still must look to upgrade their front seven in the 2016 NFL draft. Though they have previously been mocked to spend their No. 28 overall selection on a defensive back or wide receiver, the Chiefs could be in a position to significantly upgrade their defensive line with the addition of former...
Via EndZoneScore
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Justin Houston’s doctors reassure that he will play this season

In February, Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Justin Houston had surgery to repair his ACL. Afterwards, it was reported that the surgery could put Houston in jeopardy of missing the 2016 season. Though, this positive news from Houston’s doctors looks encouraging: Dorsey: "Our doctors have reassured us that Justin will be playing this season." — Terez A. Paylor (@TerezPaylor) April...
Via Sportsnaut
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Draft preview: Chiefs working around lost third-round pick

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- In his first two drafts with the Chiefs, general manager John Dorsey had to work around not having second-round picks, which he had sent to San Francisco in a trade for quarterback Alex Smith.This year, he'll be working without a third-round choice.The Chiefs were docked the pick as part of the penalties handed down by the NFL for tampering with free-agent wide...
Via Associated Press
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs sense urgency to build their offense

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit Another team in the NFL seems to be feeling the excitement of the 2016 season coming...
Via cover32
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs: Roger Goodell denies tampering appeal

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit As if no one saw it coming, Roger Goodell denied the Chiefs appeal to the “tampering”...
Via cover32
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs will forfeit two draft picks after losing Maclin tampering appeal

The Kansas City Chiefs lost their appeal in the NFL's anti-tampering case involving improper recruitment of wide receiver Jeremy Maclin, the NFL announced Monday.The ruling means the Chiefs will forfeit their third-round draft pick this year and sixth-round pick next year. The league did however, reduce the team's $250,000 fine to $200,000, in addition to lowering coach Andy Reid...
Via Fox Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs open offseason program, where many knees are on the mend

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Just about everyone who walked through the doors of the Kansas City Chiefs' practice facility for the start of offseason conditioning Monday wore a wide smile on their face.The way things have gone the past couple months, they were probably happy to be back to work.From tampering charges that cost them hefty fines and draft picks this season and next season, to...
Via Associated Press
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs set to claim AFC West title; NFL announces 2016 schedule

After coming up short in the Divisional round of the playoffs last season, the Kansas City Chiefs are preparing to take the next step towards bringing back the Lombardi Trophy to Kansas City. With their 2016 schedule officially released, the Chiefs are looking forward to getting back on track after a heartbreaking end to their Cinderella season in 2015. Before falling to the New...
Via EndZoneScore
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs defensive end Mike DeVito retires from the NFL

Kansas City Chiefs defensive end Mike DeVito has announced that he has played his last down in the NFL, as the nine-year veteran made it public that he will retire from the league April 11, via Shalise Manza Young of Yahoo.com. Devito, a former undrafted free agent out of the University of Maine in 2007, began his NFL career with the Jets, as he earned 202 combined tackles, 2.5 sacks...
Via EndZoneScore
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch Chiefs LB Justin Houston shame his 12-month recovery timeline

Kansas City Chiefs fans got bad news in late March when the team revealed that four-time Pro Bowl linebacker Justin Houston not only had offseason knee surgery but that he’d need 6 to 12 months to recover.The news of a February surgery was both surprising (Houston returned from knee issues to play in the postseason) and devastating (12 months would wipe out Houston’s entire 2016...
Via Fox Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Chiefs working on trading Knile Davis

The Curse of Too Much Backfield Depth has afflicted the Kansas City Chiefs, and now they’re looking long and hard for a remedy. After announcing contract extensions for both running backs Charcandrick West and Spencer Ware on Thursday, the Chiefs are “working on” trading away third-year back Knile Davis, according to Jason Cole of Bleacher Report. Hearing #Chiefs working...
Via Larry Brown Sports
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs sign two running backs to extensions

The Kansas City Chiefs are expecting to get Pro Bowl running back Jamaal Charles back healthy next season after he missed the final 11 games of the 2015 campaign with a torn ACL. This doesn’t mean the team isn’t without contingency plans. Even with Charles sitting out the vast majority of last season, Kansas City still put up the sixth-best rushing offense in the NFL at 128...
Via Sportsnaut
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs stand by decision to let Justin Houston play in playoffs

Justin Houston has been one of the fiercest pass rushers in the NFL the past few seasons. He suffered a knee injury in Week 11 that caused him to miss out on the rest of the regular season, as his Chiefs finished the 2015 season strong. The team elected to have him play in the playoffs in hopes of making a deep run, but now there’s a chance that he might miss the entire 2016...
Via The Comeback
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs aren’t ready to court St. Louis fans

With the St. Louis Rams gone to Los Angeles, the Kansas City Chiefs are now free to market in St. Louis, tapping into a part of their state that was once untouchable. It’s something that the team will certainly take advantage of, but the Chiefs aren’t quite ready to market to Rams fans. Clark Hunt told the Kansas City Star just as much. “We don’t have any specific plans...
Via The Comeback
March 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs can survive without Justin Houston

The Kansas City Chiefs might have to spend the majority — if not all — of the 2016 season without top pass rusher Justin Houston. That only came to light when it was revealed on Tuesday that the 27-year-old four-time Pro Bowler underwent ACL surgery in February, but Chiefs fans shouldn’t panic because it appears the team thought about Houston’s potential absence while navigating...
Via This Given Sunday
March 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Justin Houston could miss 2016 season after ACL repair

Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Justin Houston was diagnosed with a hyperextended knee back in November, but it turns out the injury was much more serious than that. The Chiefs revealed on Tuesday, via Terez A. Paylor of the Kansas City Star, that Houston underwent ACL surgery last month. The star pass rusher was having a knee scope when world renowned orthopedic surgeon James Andrews...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Chiefs taking a chance on Lithuanian discus thrower

Tautvydas Kieras sure can throw the discus. Now the Chiefs will see if he can play football. The Chiefs signed the Lithuanian track star, who competed at Mississippi State, according to NFL.com. The 6’3″, 271-pound Kieras has never played football, but he participated in Mississippi State’s pro day last week and bench pressed 225 pounds 24 times and ran a 4.69 40-yard...
Via The Sports Daily
March 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Joseph Randle in arrest video: ‘This is the end of my career’

Former Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle predicted during his most recent arrest that his NFL career is officially over. Randle was arrested early Monday morning after police were called to the home of his ex-girlfriend in Texas. The 24-year-old claimed he was stopping by on his way back from (to?) Kansas and wanted to get some sleep, but the residents of the home called...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 04, 2016  |  Discuss
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