Berry Diagnosed

The news on Eric Berry was released today. Berry has officially been diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma after a mass was discovered in his chest at the end of November. Christopher R. Flowers MD, director of the Emory Lymphoma Program at Emory’s Winship Cancer Institute released a statement today. He said, “This is a diagnosis that […]

December 2014 by stephroets

Seattle Comes to Kansas City

Sunday. It’s the best day of the week, The day we all wait to watch our beloved team take the field and battle for a victory, This week has more hype than most. Debating on which red item to wear feels different going into week 11. The Chiefs are hosting the Super Bowl champions. To […]

November 2014 by stephroets

Joe McKnight Tears Achilles

If you would have told me that an injury to Joe McKnight would be big news even a week ago, I’d have probably had to fight back a laugh. After his 2 touchdown performance Sunday though it looked like the Chiefs might have found a diamond in the rough. Andy Reid went as far as […]

September 2014 by bvaughnMO

The Kansas City Chiefs’ new rookie kicker: Will he perform?

There has (obviously) been a lot of news surrounding the Kansas City Chiefs the past few days as they trimmed their roster to the final 53, and the major news recently has been the announcement that QB Alex Smith signed a 4-year extension to remain KC’s signal caller until 2019. It is always good to […]

September 2014 by mattfromkc

Chiefs and Smith Reach an Agreement

Big news out of Kansas City today. The Chiefs and quarterback Alex Smith have come to an agreement to a four-year deal. This deal is worth $68 million, with $45 million guaranteed. Smith posted 23 touchdowns, 7 interceptions, and threw for 3,313 yards last season when the Chiefs finished 11-5 and made into postseason play. […]

August 2014 by stephroets

And Then There Were 53

Today was the day fans have been waiting for since the loss to Green Bay on Thursday. The Chiefs 53 man roster was due to the league today at 3pm cst. The final moves made today included placing quarterback Tyler Bray and wide receiver Kyle Williams on injured reserve and Mike Catapano was placed on […]

August 2014 by stephroets

On the Road to Carolina

The Chiefs traveled to Carolina for preseason game two that will be played tonight at 7pm. The most exciting thing about this is getting to watch the first string defense take on Cam Newton and his speed. Cam Newton led quarterbacks in most rushing yards last season. This will be good practice for the defense […]

August 2014 by stephroets

Bowe Receives One Game Suspension

Fans have been waiting for the hammer to fall after Dwayne Bowe’s arrest in November 2013 for speeding that resulted in an additional charge of possession of marijuana. A league source announced today that Bowe would face a one game suspension for the charge. The Kansas City Chiefs will be without their star receiver for […]

August 2014 by stephroets

Contract Negotiations Affected by Dalton

The biggest news around the league today is Andy Dalton reaching a long term agreement with the Cincinnati Bengals. Dalton will receive a six-year extension worth an estimated $115 million. That includes $17 million guaranteed. This impacts the Kansas City Chiefs because Alex Smith has been compared to being in the same tier of quarterbacks […]

August 2014 by stephroets

Farewell McGrath, Hello Schiltz

Kansas City Star sports writer Terez Paylor tweeted at 11am that a fan favorite, Sean McGrath, had decided to retire. Coach Andy Reid said, “McGrath is going to retire, that’s we’ve been told by him. I wish him the best. He’s a good kid. It’s a personal decision he made.” The 26 year old tight […]

July 2014 by stephroets