2014 preseason schedule announced

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A hint of football returned Wednesday afternoon with the NFL’s announcement of the 2014 preseason schedule. The Chiefs play the Carolina Panthers and Green Bay Packers on the road, while hosting the Cincinnati Bengals and Minnesota Vikings at Arrowhead Stadium for the preseason, per the league’s announcement. • Week 1, Aug. 7-10: Cincinnati Bengals • Week 2, Aug. 17: @...

Recapping the 2014 NFL rule changes

Mar 26, 2014; Orlando, FL, USA; NFL commissioner Roger Goodell speaks during a press conference at the NFL Annual Meetings. Mandatory Credit: Rob Foldy-USA TODAY Sports
The NFL Annual Meeting wrapped up Wednesday in Orlando, Fla., with some rules intact, such as the extra point, while others were added or put aside for further discussions. Mar 26, 2014; Orlando, FL, USA; NFL commissioner Roger Goodell speaks during a press conference at the NFL Annual Meetings. Mandatory Credit: Rob Foldy-USA TODAY Sports The point-after-touchdown (PAT) maintains the status quo after...

Chiefs, Seahawks cut from same cloth

Sep 29, 2013; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Chiefs general manager John Dorsey watches warmup before the game against the New York Giants at Arrowhead Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports
It’s common practice that fans of the 30 teams that didn’t participate in the Super Bowl look to its victor for the blueprint to championship success. In the case of the recently-crowned Seattle Seahawks, fans of the Kansas City Chiefs may find their team’s Super Bowl-winning construction is well underway. The connection John Schneider, the executive vice president and general manager...

Ted Wells releases investigation findings

Sep 22, 2013; Miami Gardens, FL, USA; Miami Dolphins tackle Jonathan Martin (71), guard Richie Incognito (68), prepare to block. Mandatory Credit: Robert Mayer-USA TODAY Sports
Sep 22, 2013; Miami Gardens, FL, USA; Miami Dolphins tackle Jonathan Martin (71), guard Richie Incognito (68), prepare to block. Mandatory Credit: Robert Mayer-USA TODAY Sports Independent investigator Ted Wells on Friday released a 144-page report on the Miami Dolphins’ workplace atmosphere. The report concludes Dolphins offensive linemen Richie Incognito, John Jerry and Mike Pouncey “engaged...

Chiefs’ Clark Hunt discusses outdoor Super Bowl

Jan 22, 2014; East Rutherford, NJ, USA; A general view as stadium workers clean snow from stands during the Super Bowl XLVIII stadium preparations press conference at MetLife Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports
Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J., could be viewed as a test subject when it comes to entertaining bids to host the annual championship from cold weather markets. The list of watchful eyes includes team owners, such as Chiefs chairman and CEO Clark Hunt. Jan 22, 2014; East Rutherford, NJ, USA; A general view as stadium workers clean snow from stands during the Super Bowl...

Coming up short: The Alex Smith story

Alex Smith was without a doubt playing at a high level on Saturday. Hell, he had four touchdown passes, over 300 yards, and did it without Jamaal Charles and Donnie Avery. It was an incredible piece of work for the most part. Yes, for the most part. But, in classic Kansas City Chiefs form, it wasn’t enough. Now, before you start raging out on this article, filling up our Facebook page with comments...

Charles rushes into MVP race

December 15, 2013; Oakland, CA, USA; Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles (25) runs past Raiders free safety Charles Woodson (24) during the first quarter at O.co Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Much like the pursuit of the AFC West title, the NFL MVP contest is a two-pony chase. Coincidentally, both leading MVP candidates come from teams vying for division supremacy with Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning and Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles. December 15, 2013; Oakland, CA, USA; Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles (25) runs past Raiders free safety Charles Woodson...

We were wrong all along

They said they had no offense. They said they couldn’t score. They said they couldn’t compete in the playoffs because of their weak offense. They called him a game manager. They called him a terrible playcaller. They called them overrated. They aren’t talking anymore. The Kansas City Chiefs posted a NFL season high 56 points in Oakland on Sunday. Yes, the Kansas City Chiefs offense that everyone,...

Chiefs clinch 2013 playoff berth

Chief Concerns: Desmond Bailey Twitter: @CCWriterDez HB Jamaal Charles is getting stronger as Chiefs approach the post-season The Kansas City Chiefs, after defeating the Oakland Raiders on the road with a score of 56-31, have clinched a playoff berth in the 2013 playoffs! After a record-breaking 9-0 start, the currently 11-3 Chiefs have now guaranteed themselves a shot at a Super Bowl Championship. This...

Derrick Johnson – NFL’s top inside linebacker

There’s only a hand-full of truly ELITE inside linebackers in the NFL – players who embody the leadership, toughness, and playmaking ability that lifts not just the defensive unit around them but the entire team as well. The Kansas City Chiefs can proudly claim one of those linebackers as their own – Derrick Johnson. According to Pro Football Focus (PFF) – a leader in online...