Posts Tagged ‘Kansas City Chiefs’

Season could be on line for Jaguars, Titans

Thursday, November 21st, 2019

The Tennessee Titans are trying to build on a streak in which they have won three of their past four games, while the Jacksonville Jaguars are desperately looking for a turnaround after being smacked around in back-to-back setbacks. The two AFC South teams battle on Sunday in Nashville, Tenn., with the Jaguars (4-6) looking to halt a five-game losing streak in Music City when they clash with the Titans (5-5). The co-leading Indianapolis Colts and Houston Texans -- both with 6-4 records -- play each other on Thursday night.

Chargers coach Anthony Lynn won’t ‘entertain’ benching QB Philip Rivers right now

Wednesday, November 20th, 2019

Quarterback Philip Rivers had a rough game for the Los Angeles Chargers on Monday night. With the Chargers down 24-17 against the Kansas City Chiefs, Rivers threw a pick in the end zone with just 18 seconds left in the fourth quarter, ending any chance they had to tie or win the game. Head coach Anthony Lynn has definitely noticed what's going on with Rivers, but at this point he won't even discuss benching the Chargers' longtime QB.

Bears’ Nagy passes on giving up play-calling chores

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

Chicago Bears head coach Matt Nagy will take a hard pass on surrendering play-calling duties. Nagy and the Bears are mired in a slump of growing proportion and significance, and the chorus is growing louder for a shift -- either at quarterback or play-caller. Nagy called plays for the Kansas City Chiefs, a role head coach Andy Reid surrendered, before being selected as coach of the Bears.

Broncos sign TE Charles, place FB Janovich on IR

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

The Denver Broncos signed well-traveled tight end Orson Charles on Tuesday and placed fullback Andy Janovich on injured reserve after he dislocated his right elbow during Sunday's loss to the Minnesota Vikings. Charles, 28, has five years of experience with four different teams. He played for the Cincinnati Bengals to start his career in 2012 and 2013, while also playing for the Detroit Lions, Kansas City Chiefs and Cleveland Browns.

Bolts’ season on brink after more close-game woes in Mexico

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

No matter the opponent and no matter the country, the Los Angeles Chargers' offense just can't seem to score consistently when it really counts this season. Another poor offensive finish at Azteca Stadium on Monday night sent the Chargers into their bye week at 4-7 with a 24-17 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs. After two seasons of relative success in close games under coach Anthony Lynn, the Chargers have slipped back into a rut in which they're simply not good enough to win down the stretch.

Why Rob Gronkowski believes 49ers’ George Kittle is NFL’s best tight end

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

The best tight end in football is no longer Rob Gronkowski, since the former New England Patriots star announced his retirement in March. Since then, the consensus on who the best at the position is has turned to George Kittle of the 49ers. "I like to go with George Kittle," Gronkowski said in an interview on The Lefkoe Show when asked for his opinion on who's the best tight end.

Chiefs buck meltdown trend, hold on late against Chargers

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

The collective groan could be heard across the Kansas City metro area when Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers drove his team deep into Chiefs territory in the waning minutes of Monday night's game. The Chiefs had struggled to put away teams all season, their defensive seemingly unable to come up with stops at critical junctures. It was just one week earlier that they melted down in the final minute in Tennessee, allowing the decisive touchdown with 23 seconds left in a 35-32 defeat.

Kaepernick receives Chiefs’ support

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Rashad Fenton backs Colin Kaepernick as his NFL exile continues.

Kyle Brandt: Why Kansas City Chiefs DE Frank Clark is the ‘most important’ player in the AFC

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

The "Good Morning Football" crew discusses what the Kansas City Chiefs proved in their win over the Los Angeles Chargers.

The Five Pointer: Ireland denied, Wales showdown, Federer comments on retirement

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

Yahoo Sport’s video round-up of the day’s major stories.