Posts Tagged ‘Kansas City Chiefs’

Reports: Chiefs OC Eric Bieniemy takes himself out of consideration for Colorado job

Friday, February 21st, 2020

Meanwhile, CU interviewed receivers coach and interim head coach Darrin Chiaverini on Monday, former Wisconsion head coach and current New York Giants outside linebackers coach Bret Bielema on Tuesday and Alabama offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian on Wednesday, according to multiple sources. Air Force coach Troy Calhoun was also on CU's radar with one source saying his interview was scheduled to occur Thursday. Like Bieniemy, Sarkisian is also reportedly staying in his current position.

Report: Eric Bieniemy withdraws from consideration for Colorado job

Friday, February 21st, 2020

Kansas City Chiefs offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy has removed himself from consideration for the head coaching job at the University of Colorado, according to Mike Klis of 9News. Bieniemy, a Colorado alumnus, has been pursued by the school since previous head coach Mel Tucker bolted for a job at Michigan State last week. Bieniemy told the school Wednesday night he was no longer interested in the position and rebuffed further efforts from the school on Thursday.

Report: NFL seeks to add playoff team in each conference in next CBA

Wednesday, February 19th, 2020

The NFL's playoff structure is expected to change to reportedly include seven teams in both conferences to advance to the postseason. The current proposal, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter, would add one playoff team in each conference and only the top seed in the AFC and NFC would be rewarded with byes in the first round of the playoffs. The changes to the playoff format would take effect this season when the new collective bargaining agreement is ratified.

NFL reportedly planning to expand playoffs to 14 teams

Wednesday, February 19th, 2020

The National Football League is expected to make a change to their playoff format when the new collective bargaining agreement (CBA) is is finalized, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. The proposal will reportedly see seven teams from each conference qualify for the postseason, with only the top seed on each side earning a bye past the first round. Six teams from each conference make the playoffs under the current format, with the top two records skipping the wild card round.

Report: New NFL CBA expected to include playoff expansion

Wednesday, February 19th, 2020

ESPN's Adam Schefter reports that the new CBA is expected to include a provision for playoff expansion. Proposed new NFL playoff structure Seven teams from each conference would make the playoffs as opposed to the six teams that make the postseason under the current structure. Only the top seed from each conference would receive a first-round bye.

Deebo Samuel pleas for 49ers to re-sign Emmanuel Sanders in free agency

Wednesday, February 19th, 2020

Before the 49ers officially had lost Super Bowl LIV to the Kansas City Chiefs, tight end George Kittle was already preaching they would be back next year. 49ers players throughout the roster already are thinking of everything they can do to make another run at it, and that includes bringing back free-agent receiver Emmanuel Sanders. Fellow wideout Deebo Samuel made it clear Wednesday on Twitter that he wants to see the 49ers bring back the 32-year-old veteran.

Is Cesar Ruiz A First Round NFL Draft Pick? Mel Kiper, Others Think So

Wednesday, February 19th, 2020

ESPN NFL draft expert Mel Kiper is arguably the best in the business at what he does, and raised a few eyebrows yesterday when he projected a Michigan Wolverines football player to go in the first round of this year's NFL draft. Kiper pegged center Cesar Ruiz as the No. 32 overall pick to the Kansas City Chiefs in a mock draft he released yesterday, despite the fact that most had viewed the center as anywhere from a second to fourth round pick ever since he declared early.

How WWE started a sports tradition: ‘Everything about it says you’re a champion’

Wednesday, February 19th, 2020

If you were one of the roughly 102 million people who watched Super Bowl LIV earlier this month, it would have been hard to ignore WWE's fingerprints on the biggest event in sports. Although commercials and promotional spots for “Smackdown” were present throughout the NFL season, the biggest example of the crossover came when former WWE star Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson did the Super Bowl LIV pre-game introductions for both the San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs.

Texans safety Justin Reid progressing after shoulder surgery

Wednesday, February 19th, 2020

Houston Texans safety Justin Reid says he is progressing from shoulder surgery to address a labrum injury shortly after the season ended in an AFC Divisional Round loss to the Kansas City Chiefs. Via Mark Berman of FOX 26, Reid said Tuesday at a Kids' Meals event that he just got out of his shoulder sling as he recovers from the surgery. Shoulder's holding up good,” Reid said.

What’s Patrick Mahomes doing? Watching a Patrick Mahomes marathon on NFL Network

Monday, February 17th, 2020

He's the youngest player to win a regular-season NFL MVP award and a Super Bowl. He's the future of the league, and probably the present too. Before long, he's going to sign an extension and if he wants to play hardball, it'll be the largest contract in the history of the NFL.