Posts Tagged ‘Kansas City Chiefs’

Chiefs lose pair of starters to injuries in practice

Sunday, August 12th, 2018

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) -- Kansas City Chiefs right guard Laurent Duvernay-Tardif left practice Sunday to be evaluated for a concussion, while defensive tackle Xavier Williams and running back Damien Williams also left early. The Chiefs said Xavier Williams

NFL notebook: Jets LB Pierre-Louis suspended for opener

Saturday, August 11th, 2018

New York Jets linebacker Kevin Pierre-Louis has been suspended for the opening game of the season without pay due to a violation of the league's substance-abuse policy, the NFL announced Saturday. Pierre-Louis will miss New York's game against the Detroit Lions on Monday, Sept. 10. Pierre-Louis was arrested for misdemeanor marijuana possession in January when he was still a member of the Kansas City Chiefs.

Chiefs S Sorensen to miss start of season after surgery

Saturday, August 11th, 2018

The Kansas City Chiefs will be without starting safety Daniel Sorensen for the start of the season after he had surgery to repair a broken shin bone and damage to his left knee. Chiefs trainer Rick Burkholder described the injury Saturday as a tibial plateau fracture, which involves the upper part of the shin. Sorensen also damaged his medial collateral ligament and tore his meniscus when he was hurt during a special teams drill last week.

The Latest: Grillo joins Woods in logjam at PGA Championship

Saturday, August 11th, 2018

Emiliano Grillo has back-to-back birdies at the PGA Championship to join the logjam at 6 under that includes Tiger Woods, who came within a whisker of holing his pitch shot for birdie at No. 4. If Bellerive is offering any defense, it's the thick fescue and bluegrass rough that became saturated by Friday's rain. With another perfect lie in the zoysia fairway, Woods's pitch shot danced to the right and nearly rolled into the cup before settling about a foot away for a tap-in par.

Derrius Guice’s injury doesn’t have to be end for Redskins as Alex Smith has seen this before

Friday, August 10th, 2018

In 2015, the Kansas City Chiefs were absolute trash for five of their first six games of the season. No one remembers any of this now, especially given the winning the Chiefs have done over the past three seasons, but I know it’s true because I was there. At the time, Kansas City’s baseball team, the Royals, were hot and smack-dab in the playoffs, marching toward their first World Series title since 1985.

2018 NFL Preseason Odds: Bills Begin QB Battle as Favorites Against Panthers

Wednesday, August 8th, 2018

In today's NFL, getting strong play at quarterback is one of the most important keys to a successful season. Coming off a 9-8 straight up and 9-6-2 against the spread season, the Buffalo Bills open the 2018 preseason with a full-fledged quarterback battle

Chiefs’ pinning draft hopes on game-changing speed

Monday, August 6th, 2018

The fastest member of the Kansas City Chiefs was drafted in the fifth round a couple of years ago. Now, if defensive back Tremon Smith can perform anything like Tyreek Hill when he steps onto the field for the Chiefs' preseason opener against Houston on Thursday night, general manager Brett Veach and coach Andy Reid will have hit on something special at a position of tremendous need. There are more similarities between Smith and Hill than just their draft stock.

Chiefs’ pinning draft hopes on game-changing speed

Monday, August 6th, 2018

The fastest member of the Kansas City Chiefs was drafted in the fifth round a couple of years ago. Now, if defensive back Tremon Smith can perform anything like Tyreek Hill when he steps onto the field for the Chiefs' preseason opener against Houston on Thursday night, general manager Brett Veach and coach Andy Reid will have hit on something special at a position of tremendous need. There are more similarities between Smith and Hill than just their draft stock.

Chiefs ownership excited to see Patrick Mahomes II at QB

Saturday, August 4th, 2018

Even the owner of the Kansas City Chiefs is excited to see what Patrick Mahomes II can do. Clark Hunt doesn't seem worried about putting too much pressure on his young quarterback, either. The chairman and most visible face of the ownership family said after Saturday's training camp session at Missouri Western State University that he's looking forward to seeing Mahomes under center when the Chiefs open their preseason schedule Thursday night against Houston.

Andy Reid charters plane to see Brian Dawkins receive Hall of Fame jacket

Saturday, August 4th, 2018

You want to know how much Brian Dawkins meant to former Eagles coach Andy Reid? Big Red chartered a plane from Kansas City Chiefs training camp to see Dawkins get his gold jacket Friday night at a special Hall of Fame dinner. Douglas revealed he also went through some tough times like Dawkins, and B-Dawk was there for him.