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  • Knile Davis Wants To Remain With Chiefs

    ESPN "Knile Davis thought his time to establish himself as a productive player for the Kansas City Chiefs had arrived during January’s playoff game against the New England Patriots. Injuries to Jamaal Charles, Spencer Ware and Charcandrick West had given the Chiefs no choice but to go with Davis as..." May 26

  • Roger Goodell on NFL’s concussion issue: ‘This is our No. 1 priority’

    Sportsnaut "Holding a press conference at this week’s NFL spring meetings, commissioner Roger Goodell had to answer questions involving an Outside the Lines report suggesting that the league attempted to influence a government study on concussions. Primarily focusing on what seems to be league-mandated PR..." May 25

  • Tyler Bray opens Chiefs OTAs as No. 2 QB

    Chiefs Digest "Whether based on injuries or an open job, the Chiefs have lived the “next man up” mentality the past three seasons. The latter scenario applies to the backup quarterback position with Chase Daniel now with the Philadelphia Eagles, and the Chiefs need to identify a No. 2 signal caller to starter..." May 25

  • Jamaal Charles will see limited action at OTAs

    The Sports Daily "Jamaal Charles will take the next step toward returning from his ACL injury next week at the Chiefs’ OTAs. Coach Andy Reid said Charles will be a limited participant in the practice sessions, according to The practices will be held Tuesday through Thursday. The 29-year-old..." May 19

  • Report: NFL to move Pro Bowl to Orlando

    Orlando Sentinel "The National Football League is moving its Pro Bowl all-star game to Orlando, according to a report by The Bloomberg report cited three people familiar with the matter confirming that Orlando has beaten out the event's traditional home of Honolulu, as well as Houston and Sydney,..." May 19

  • 10 undrafted free agents who could make an impact in the NFL

    SB Nation "Carving out a spot on an NFL roster filled with veterans, free agent acquisitions and new draft selections is a lot for undrafted free agents to overcome. But every year players are able to pull it off. In 2015, there were 56 undrafted rookies who snagged a spot on a 53-man roster after..." May 17

  • NFL names new czar of discipline for on-field conduct

    Sporting News "Former All-Pro offensive tackle Jon Runyan was named the NFL's new czar of discipline for on-field conduct, the league announced Tuesday. Runyan, who also served as a congressman (R-New Jersey) from 2011-15, played 14 seasons in the NFL for four teams, most notably with the Philadelphia..." May 17

  • Ranking NFL's divisional worst-to-first contenders

    Tennessean "Optimism is never in short supply throughout the NFL offseason, even for the league's most moribund franchises. In a parity-driven league, a sudden rise never seems far off. The Washington Redskins were last season's lone worst-to-first story, but they proved it's possible to shed the standards..." May 17

  • The Chiefs might have a draft day steal in DJ White. Here's why

    Arrowhead Pride "I'm not nearly as much a fan of the draft as most NFL fans I know. The reason for this is pretty simple; I believe that vast majority of fans over-value draft picks. It seems like most people view the draft through this kind of lens: 1st round picks: You should get a star if it's top 20, and..." May 16

  • Best offseason acquisitions for all 32 NFL teams

    ESPN "From free agents to coaches and draft picks to general managers, NFL Nation reporters select the top offseason pickup for every team: AFC EAST Buffalo Bills Outside linebacker Shaq Lawson Drafting Lawson at No. 19 overall was a steal for the Bills -- general manager Doug Whaley never..." May 16

  • Dorsey: Tyreek Hill is not guaranteed a roster spot

    Pro Football Talk "Friday’s edition of PFT Live on NBC Sports Radio included a visit from Chiefs G.M. John Dorsey. The conversation eventually addressed the team’s decision to draft kick returner Tyreek Hill in round five, despite an ugly incident of domestic violence at Oklahoma State involving a then-pregnant..." May 14

  • Chiefs sign three tryout players from rookie minicamp

    Kansas City Star "Three tryout players have taken advantage of the Chiefs’ annual rookie minicamp in a big way. The club announced Tuesday that Fresno State cornerback Shannon Edwards, guard Garrick Mayweather and Nebraska tackle/guard Zach Sterup have been signed following the Chiefs’ three-day rookie minicamp,..." May 11

  • 10 players on the roster bubble heading into training camp

    The Score "The most exciting stage of free agency has come and gone, but there are still plenty of moves to be made before the 2016 season gets underway. With the NFL draft now in the books, and teams having added plenty of competition to their respective rosters, a number of veteran players will be..." May 11

  • Study reveals interesting data about NFL player suicide rate

    The Comeback "According to government research, NFL players are less likely to commit suicide than the average man in the general population. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health performed research on over 3,000 retired players, and that research showed that NFL players were less likely..." May 11

  • 10 NFL players who are destined for breakout seasons in 2016

    USA Today "As rookie camps and OTAs get going around the league, prepare yourself for hype season. You know, that’s the time of the year when you start to hear that Young Player X is dominating in practice and primed for a big year. We’ve picked out ten players who will undoubtedly create that buzz over the..." May 11

  • Kansas City Chiefs give franchise icon Derrick Thomas' son a tryout

    Fox Sports "Donnell Alexander plays on the opposite side of the line of his famous father, but he hopes to make a name for himself with the same franchise. The son of Kansas City Chiefs icon Derrick Thomas just finished a tryout during a three-day rookie minicamp with the Chiefs. Thomas, an outside..." May 10

  • Chiefs notebook: Players dealing with cramps at rookie minicamp

    Kansas City Star "Third-round cornerback KeiVarae Russell returned to practice Sunday after leaving the previous day’s practice because of cramps. Fourth-round tackle Parker Ehinger and fourth-round receiver Demarcus Robinson left practice on Sunday. Robinson limped off the field, but a team spokesman said both..." May 09

  • N.F.L. Concussion Payouts Have Lenders Circling

    New York Times "The offers seem too good to pass up: Loans worth tens of thousands of dollars with no money down and no time limit for paying it back. The main catch, sometimes buried in the fine print, is the interest rate of 40 percent or higher. “We take the weight off your shoulders,” reads one pitch,..." May 09

  • Chiefs announce signing of six draft picks

    Pro Football Talk "Count the Chiefs among the teams who are getting plenty of their rookie draft picks under contract. The Chiefs have announced deals with second-round defensive lineman Chris Jones, fourth-round offensive lineman Parker Ehinger, fourth-round receiver Demarcus Robinson, fifth-round quarterback..." May 07

  • Tyreek Hill understands fans upset, says he's trying to 'be a better man'

    ESPN "Rookie wide receiver Tyreek Hill said he understands the negative reaction of some Chiefs fans after he was drafted in the fifth round. "Those guys, those fans, they have every right to be mad at me,'' said Hill, who is on probation in Oklahoma after pleading guilty last year to choking and..." May 07

  • Does Tyreek Hill, taken by the Chiefs in the NFL Draft, deserve the trust of the team and Kansas City?

    Kansas City Star "A few hundred yards from the parking lot where domestic violence culminated with Jovan Belcher killing himself after murdering Kasandra Perkins on Dec. 1, 2012, Chiefs general manager John Dorsey and coach Andy Reid on Saturday tried to rationalize the startling decision to select Tyreek Hill in..." May 04

  • NFLPA warns players against meat that could trigger positive PED test

    Fox Sports "Almost every athlete who tests positive for a banned PED says he must have ingested something unknowingly, and now there’s evidence that can actually happen – if you eat a lot of meat in China or Mexico. The NFL Players Association sent a letter to its members this week warning them that eating..." May 03

  • The Chiefs, who brag about their character, draft a man who choked his pregnant girlfriend

    Kansas City Star "We normally make it a policy in this space to hold off on making immediate judgments on draft picks, but here is an exception: The Chiefs drafted Tyreek Hill, a man dismissed fewer than two years ago by Oklahoma State after pleading guilty to choking his pregnant girlfriend. The Chiefs did..." May 03

  • Chiefs pick up fifth-year option for Eric Fisher

    National Football Post "The Kansas City Chiefs picked up the fifth-year option for offensive tackle Eric Fisher. Fisher is now under contract through the 2017 season. He’s due an $11.9 million salary that year. Fisher’s salary is guaranteed for injury only. It becomes fully guaranteed the first day of the..." May 02

  • Chiefs add Kevin Hogan, reportedly tried for Paxton Lynch in first round

    Pro Football Talk "After the Broncos traded up to take quarterback Paxton Lynch in the first round of the draft, Lynch’s agent Leigh Steinberg said in an interview on 104.3 The Fan in Denver that the Chiefs joined the Cowboys as teams that tried to land his client. The Chiefs had the 28th pick in the first round..." April 30

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    Alex Marvez @alexmarvez

    Source tells me @Chiefs tried to trade up for @SuccessfulQuon, who went to @Vikings at No. 23. KC later traded out of 1st round @SiriusXMNFL

  • Cris Collinsworth to call Thursday Night Football with Mike Tirico

    Awful Announcing "It’s been widely reported that Mike Tirico will be joining NBC and calling Thursday Night Football this season. According to the Miami Herald’s Barry Jackson, his partner will be Sunday Night Football analyst Cris Collinsworth: At the NFL owners meetings in Boca Raton last month, NBC Sports..." April 28

  • Report: Chiefs RB Knile Davis on trade block

    Sportsnaut "The Kansas City Chiefs are reportedly shopping running back Knile Davis during the NFL draft, per Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports. It’s likely they’ll get plenty of calls for a trade, too. La Canfora notes “the Chiefs may have a trick or two up their sleeves” during the draft. Landing a draft..." April 27

  • Mike Nolan explains call to take Alex Smith over 'cocky' Rodgers "Leading up to the 2005 NFL Draft, the San Francisco 49ers gave an edge to eventual No. 1 pick Alex Smith thanks to his humble nature and a litany of perceived flaws in Aaron Rodgers -- cockiness, arrogance and a goofy throwing motion among them. "The other thing as Alex at the time was a good..." April 27

  • Chiefs cut Paul Fanaika ahead of 2016 NFL Draft

    Arrowhead Pride "So long Paul Fanaika, we hardly knew ye. The Kansas City Chiefs have reportedly cut offensive lineman Paul Fanaika. Friend of the site Herbie Teope of Chiefs Digest is confirming the news. Herbie reports Fanaika was asked to take a pay cut. He was signed to a three-year deal last year but..." April 26

  • From DeflateGate to tampering, how 4 teams forfeited picks in the 2016 NFL Draft

    SB Nation "Forfeited draft picks are a rare occurrence in the NFL, but they do happen -- just not as frequently as they did this year. In fact, the 2016 NFL Draft will have four teams forced to give up a pick due to various infractions. This is the biggest amount of lost picks since 2012, when the New..." April 26

  • Report: Mike Tirico is leaving ESPN for NBC

    Sports Business Daily "Mike Tirico, one of ESPN’s best known on-air voices, is leaving the network for NBC, according to several sources. Tirico has been a mainstay with ESPN since '91, and given his many roles at ESPN, he will be an incredibly difficult talent to replace. Tirico has been ESPN's on-air face of the NFL,..." April 25

  • Chiefs Signing Veteran WR Mike Williams To A One-Year Deal

    NFL Trade Rumors "Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that veteran WR Mike Williams is signing a one-year contract with the Chiefs on Monday. Williams actually worked out for the Bengals a few weeks ago, but they elected to go in a different direction at receiver. Before that, Williams worked out for the Patriots." April 25

  • Chiefs will make decision on Eric Fisher option after draft

    Pro Football Talk "Three years ago, the Chiefs had to choose between tackles Luke Joeckel and Eric Fisher at the top of the draft. They took Fisher. The only good news is that Joeckel hasn’t become a cornerstone left tackle, either. With fifth-year option decisions on 2013 first-round picks due by Tuesday, May..." April 24

  • NFL players investing in cannabis pain-management

    Denver Post "The former Broncos’ quarterback and other retired and active NFL players believe Cannabidiol, or CBD, a nonpsychoactive compound in cannabis, could be an alternative to potent painkillers used by players in the league. Nestled at the base of the Flatirons and tucked behind a dog park is Jake..." April 23

  • Chiefs G.M. confident Justin Houston will play this year

    Pro Football Talk "Chiefs General Manager John Dorsey might not drop much draft news during his press conference today, but he did give his fans something to look forward to. Via Terez Paylor of the Kansas City Star, Dorsey offered some positive news about outside linebacker Justin Houston, saying he was ahead of..." April 22

  • Jamaal Charles is Chiefs' featured back, but team has options

    ESPN "Jamaal Charles tried to defuse the situation with humor, joking about the Kansas City Chiefs and their crowded backfield on the first day of the offseason program. "I hope coach can put a four-running back package together," Charles said. There seems to be little question that Charles,..." April 21

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    Terez A. Paylor @TerezPaylor

    The #Chiefs have been informed that the NFL has denied the #Chiefs' appeal for tampering. The loss of the third-round pick stands.

  • NFL $765 Million Concussion Accord Upheld by Appeals Court

    Bloomberg "The National Football League’s $765 million concussion settlement was given the all-clear by a federal appeals court. The ruling sets in motion the resolution of thousands of lawsuits covering more than 20,000 retired players. About 1 percent of players opted out of the settlement, which is to..." April 18

  • Andy Reid finally gets new knee

    Kansas City Star "Chiefs coach Andy Reid underwent successful knee replacement surgery on Wednesday, the club announced Friday. " April 17

  • 9 franchise tag talks: 1 can alter NFL draft, 2 others could get ugly

    Yahoo! Sports "In an NFL draft class robust with defensive linemen, a player who has already proven to be among the NFL elite might be the name to watch on the opening night of the draft: the New York Jets' Muhammad Wilkerson. If Wilkerson, a defensive end, is traded, the Jets' asking price will be a first-round..." April 13

  • Maurice Jones-Drew: The Chiefs Are My Super Bowl Favorite "Retired NFL running back and current analyst Maurice Jones-Drew recently sat down with studio analyst Akbar Gbajabiamila to discuss their early predictions for Super Bowl LI, and the former Jacksonville Jaguar and Oakland Raider selected the Kansas City Chiefs as his pick. “I’m going to go with..." April 13

  • Study: Over '40 percent' of ex-NFLers tested had traumatic brain injury

    CBS Sports "The medical community continues to make strides in the study of concussions and one study, according to the American Academy of Neurology, claims "more than 40 percent" of retired NFL players studied had some sign of traumatic brain injury (TBI). The study conducted tests on 40 different former..." April 12

  • Players with low Wonderlic scores are more likely to be arrested

    Pro Football Talk "The Wonderlic intelligence test that has long been part of the NFL’s pre-draft screening process is mocked by many as irrelevant to a player’s football playing ability. But one group of researchers says the Wonderlic can be valuable in predicting how a player will fare off the field. A paper..." April 12

  • NFL won’t stream any London games this year

    Pro Football Talk "The NFL’s live-stream of last year’s London game between the Jaguars and Bills was so wildly successful that the NFL will be doing it again. Sorry, that should be the NFL will not be doing it again. According to Jessica Toonkel of Reuters, the NFL won’t stream any of the three 2016 London..." April 12

  • Arbitrator upholds NFL's use of paid leave for players under personal conduct policy

    ESPN "An arbitrator has ruled against the NFL Players Association in its grievance, filed more than a year ago, that the league's personal conduct policy implemented in late 2014 violated terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement. The union had challenged the authority granted to commissioner..." April 11

  • New Chiefs Safety Stevie Brown Excited for Another Opportunity "What does it mean for you to get another opportunity in the NFL? BROWN: “It means a lot to me. After last season, not really playing that much, just being able to get an opportunity to get a workout in for the Chiefs to actually sign me. It means a lot. It’s like coming in as a rookie all over..." April 06

  • Report: NFL ditching rookie symposium, teams responsible

    Sportsnaut "In a strange move that could portent unintended negative consequences, the NFL has reportedly ditched its rookie symposium, per Paul Dehner Jr. of the Cincinnati Enquirer. The rookie symposium has been held every year for all the drafted rookies around the league the past 20 years. It is..." April 05

  • Roger Goodell returned to Twitter and NFL fans let him have it

    Fox Sports "NFL commissioner Roger Goodell returned to Twitter Tuesday for the first time in nearly two years to announce the league's new plan to stream Thursday night games on Twitter. Within seconds of Goodell's tweet, however, it was immediately apparent why the commissioner hasn't been on social media..." April 05

  • Twitter Said to Win NFL Deal for Thursday Streaming Rights

    Bloomberg "Twitter Inc., making a strategic push into online programming, won a deal to show Thursday night National Football League games online, a person familiar with the matter said. The social-media company was said to be bidding against a slate of heavyweights including Verizon Communications Inc.,..." April 05

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