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  1. Off-Season Moves?
  • Chiefs Release QB Terrelle Pryor

    NFL Trade Rumors "Pro Football Talk, citing a league source, reports that the Chiefs have released QB Terrelle Pryor. Pryor, 25, was taken by the Oakland Raiders in the third round of the 2011 supplemental draft. He lasted a little over three years in Oakland before he was traded to the Seahawks for a seventh..." May 05

  • Chiefs take cornerback Marcus Peters in first round of NFL Draft

    Kansas City Star "During the pre-draft process, Chiefs general manager John Dorsey and Andy Reid huddled together in a room to watch tape of Washington cornerback Marcus Peters. Reid knew the Chiefs had a need for another cornerback, and while Peters had his share of off-field concerns in college — he was..." May 01

    2015 NFL Draft Day Rumors - Live Blog

    PSD Staff NFL Draft day is finally here. Teams begin re-loading tonight and the new NFL season will be here before we know it. I'm going to post rumors in this live blog all day. Pick rumors, trade rumors, etc. April 30

  • 2015 NFL mock draft: Saints, Dolphins, Eagles, Jaguars making trades "It's finally time to bite the bullet. It's time to mock it up. Hopefully, I can do better than last year, where I hit for a pretty strong average – 26 of the 32 players I put in my mock ended up going in the first round – but didn't land nearly enough homers (getting the right player and team..." April 29

  • Chiefs announce team president Mark Donovan signs long-term contract extension

    Arrowhead Pride "The KC Chiefs announced today that team president Mark Donovan has been signed to a long-term contract extension. Donovan joined the Chiefs in 2009 as the chief operating officer and was promoted to team president in 2011. No word on how long the long-term contract extension is for. Clark Hunt:..." April 28

  • NFL to end tax-exempt status

    The Score "The NFL will relinquish its tax-exempt status, commissioner Roger Goodell announced in a memo to owners Tuesday. Goodell said the move was made to "eliminate (a) distraction." The memo states the move will not have a significant impact on the operation of the league: Every dollar of..." April 28

  • NFL Commissioner Goodell: "We didn't get it right"

    CBS News "The NFL draft begins Thursday in Chicago. It's a change of venue for a league re-defining itself both on and off the field. The NFL will follow a new personal conduct policy, and two new employees will help investigate player misconduct. In an interview with "CBS This Morning" co-host Charlie..." April 28

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    Albert Breer @AlbertBreer

    The Chiefs have exercised their fifth-year option on DT Dontari Poe, per source.

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    Terez A. Paylor @TerezPaylor

    Dorsey says he’s had conversations with Justin Houston’s representatives in the last three days.

  • Dwayne Bowe returns to Kansas City for funeral of Chiefs fan "Former Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe returned to Kansas City this week for a funeral for one of the team's biggest fans. Bowe, who was released by the Chiefs last month and later signed with the Cleveland Browns, had a habit of kissing the woman, Betty Johnson of Independence,..." April 24

  • Dwayne Bowe returns to KC to attend Chiefs superfan's funeral

    Sporting News "Former Chiefs receiver Dwayne Bowe returned to Kansas City this week to pay respects to Chiefs fan Betty Johnson, who passed away at age 86 last week. Johnson, a season-ticket holder since 1986 who players knew as "grandma," sat in the front row on the 45-yard line for almost every game at..." April 23

  • Judge approves concussion settlement, could cost NFL $1 billion "A federal judge has approved a plan that brings the NFL and more than 5,000 former players one step closer to a settlement in a concussion lawsuit that could end up costing the league more than $1 billion over 65 years. Senior U.S. District Judge Anita Brody had twice sent the deal back to..." April 22

  • 2015 Sunday Night Football schedule

    SB Nation "The NFL has released the full schedule for the upcoming 2015 NFL season, which means we know the primetime matchups for Sunday Night Football. Typically some of the best matchups on the schedule (especially with flex scheduling), Sunday Night Football might not be as well-known a phrase as Monday..." April 22

  • Chiefs release CB Shaquille Richardson

    Arrowhead Pride "Back in February the Kansas City Chiefs signed free agent cornerback Shaquille Richardson. After the first day of the Chiefs season program, which started on Monday, the Chiefs have cut Richardson." April 21

  • Alex Smith medically cleared for start of offseason practice "The Kansas City Chiefs don't begin full-squad practice for another few weeks, but they won't have to worry about the availability of quarterback Alex Smith when they do. Smith, who missed the final game of the 2014 season after having lacerated his spleen the previous week, has been cleared to..." April 20

  • NFL schedule will be released on Tuesday

    Pro Football Talk "The wait to find out the 2015 schedule will end on Tuesday evening. The NFL has announced that the schedule will be unveiled during a three-hour show on NFL Network that gets underway at 8 p.m. ET. All 256 games will be revealed during the program, although not all games will remain in the same..." April 20

  • Is Knile Davis a future starter for the Kansas City Chiefs?

    Arrowhead Pride "One of my favorite, non-Chiefs-related football sites is Football Perspective. Chase Stuart, who runs the place, recently had a couple awesome posts that got me thinking more than I already was about Knile Davis as the potential future starting Kansas City running back..." April 19

  • Jamaal Charles wants to be Offensive Player of the Year in 2015 "Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles has an unusual goal for next season. While you'll often hear players state the goal of making the playoffs, winning the league MVP or -- for running backs -- leading the league in rushing yards, that's not what Charles has in mind. No, he says he..." April 18

  • Report Suggests About 1 in 6 NFL Players Go Broke Within 12 Years of Retiring

    Complex "When the NFL comes back in 2015, and you gaze upon the first 11-on-11 play of the bloodsport's season, know that, statistically speaking, at least three players on that field will be bankrupt soon after they hang up their cleats. According to a new research paper by the National Bureau of Economic..." April 15

  • Chiefs cornerback Sean Smith receives two years probation for DUI

    Kansas City Star "Sean Smith entered a guilty plea in Kansas City Municipal Court last month for driving under the influence and received two years probation, according to court documents. Last June, Smith was cited for driving under the influence, careless driving and failure to present insurance last summer..." April 15

  • '15 draft could define Packer-like Chiefs for years to come

    Fox Sports Kansas City "This draft, 2015, is the draft that will stick, one way or another. A pile of 10 picks might turn into 10 players. Or 12. Or eight. Or six. Or 15. All we know is the size of the stack the Kansas City Chiefs showed up at the casino with. The rest? The rest is the fun part. Or not. "I think..." April 14

  • Jamaal Charles acknowledges how difficult 2014 season was "I caught up over the phone today with Jamaal Charles, who will return to Kansas City next week as the Chiefs begin the conditioning portion of their offseason program. I’ll be doing a series of posts this week about our discussion. For now just know that Charles, who spent his offseason working..." April 14

  • Schedule release likely coming next week

    Pro Football Talk "With the draft only 17 days away and in light of the NFL’s habit of releasing the regular-season schedule before the draft, the window for releasing the 2015 regular-season schedule is getting fairly narrow. The current thinking, per a source with knowledge of the situation, is that the sheet..." April 13

  • 2015 NFL preseason schedule announced "Preseason football may be some four months off, but the NFL wants to give you time to get adequately pumped for what amounts to glorified practices. That's right: On Thursday, the league announced the 2015 preseason schedule in all its meaningless glory. Meaningless may be an overstatement; the..." April 09

  • Brother: Eric Berry 'doing really good' in cancer fight "The updates on Kansas City Chiefs safety Eric Berry and his battle with Hodgkin lymphoma continue to provide an upbeat message. The latest note comes from Berry's brother, Evan, a sophomore defensive back for the Tennessee Volunteers. "He's doing really good," Evan Berry told reporters..." April 08

  • Chiefs have least amount of salary cap space in the NFL right now

    Arrowhead Pride "The NFLPA has public salary cap numbers for each and currently they are showing that the Kansas City Chiefs have the least amount of salary cap space in the NFL. The Chiefs sit with $2.8 million in cap space while the Detroit Lions are closest with $4.6 million in cap space. The Chiefs will..." April 07

  • Chiefs re-sign LB Josh Martin

    Pro Football Talk "Chiefs exclusive-rights free agent Josh Martin re-signed with the club on Monday, per the NFL’s personnel notice. A backup outside linebacker, the 23-year-old Martin notched 14 tackles in 14 games for Kansas City in 2014. A Columbia product, Martin (6-3, 245) was one of the Chiefs’ leading..." April 06

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    The #Chiefs took a visit from #Bengals returner/receiver Brandon Tate, source said.

  • John Dorsey says Chiefs are giving Donald Stephenson ‘a clean slate’

    Kansas City Star "The Chiefs have shuffled the deck along the offensive line this offseason, thanks to the additions of guards Ben Grubbs and Paul Fanaika and the departure of center Rodney Hudson. But while finding a replacement for Hudson (whether it’s third-year backup Eric Kush or someone else) will remain a..." March 29

  • Chiefs see Andy Reid and Alex Smith as a Super Bowl combination

    Kansas City Star "Like any leader, Chiefs chairman Clark Hunt understands that he has to set a bar for his employees, and give them clear objectives. But when it comes to the football side, one thing he does not do, however, is set a mandatory win total. Instead, he gives coach Andy Reid and general manager a..." March 29

  • Jeremy Maclin: 'I still believe in Chip' "There were more ex-Eagles than current Eagles at Todd Herremans' third annual Hoops 4 Hope fund raiser Thursday night at Vie Restaurant. A month ago, LeSean McCoy, Jeremy Maclin, Trent Cole and Herremans were four of the more notable Eagles and accounted for a combined 32 seasons in..." March 28

  • Chiefs owner: We’re going to get Justin Houston signed

    Pro Football Talk "Chiefs outside linebacker Justin Houston would love to leave Kansas City in free agency, but the franchise tag makes that a long shot. Which might be why Chiefs owner Clark Hunt is confident that in the end, Houston will stay where he is. “He knows, and his agent knows, how much we want him..." March 27

  • NFL exploring Mexico, Germany and other markets to host games

    SB Nation "The NFL views Mexico, Canada and China as the next markets to focus on as it looks to add more international games to the schedule, according to Albert Breer of the NFL Network. The league could be considering NFL games in those markets, similar to the International Series that already takes place..." March 27

  • With so much tampering, NFL will struggle to police it all

    Pro Football Talk "NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell acknowledged the obvious on Wednesday when he said at the league meeting that multiple teams had dealings before the start of free agency that may have violated the letter of the law. “We want to make sure no teams are gaining an advantage as it relates to free..." March 26

  • NFL momentum builds to alter extra point for 2015 season

    USA Today "A rules alteration that would inject more excitement into the near-automatic extra point could be adopted for the 2015 NFL season as early as the league's next meeting this May. There was lively discussion among the 32 teams Wednesday about adding significant drama to the mundane point after..." March 25

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    Alex Marvez @alexmarvez

    Dorsey said he has texted w/Eric Berry & recovery from Hodgkin's disease is going well. Berry is driving again as well. No FB return update

  • Terrelle Pryor was signed to be a quarterback, Andy Reid says

    Kansas City Star "One might be tempted to look at quarterback Terrelle Pryor’s athleticism and 6-foot-4, 233-pound frame and think the Chiefs could have possibly signed him in January to play another position, like receiver. Not so, according to Chiefs coach Andy Reid. “We’re going to give him an opportunity..." March 24

  • Chiefs, Seahawks, Broncos lead 2015 compensatory draft picks "A total of 32 compensatory choices in the upcoming 2015 NFL Draft have been awarded to 14 teams, the NFL announced Monday at the NFL Annual Meeting in Arizona. Under the rules, a team losing more or better compensatory free agents than it acquires in the previous year is eligible to receive..." March 24

  • NFL may let injury spotters stop play during games

    SB Nation "Besides instant replay reform and finding a better definition of a "catch," the NFL's competition committee is busy this week deciding whether to increase the duties of injury spotters in NFL games. The proposal would allow independent medical trainers to watch for possible concussions and stop..." March 23

  • The NFL Charged Its Players $400 to Participate in Veteran Combine

    Complex "The NFL's first Veteran Combine took place this weekend. A new addition to the offseason calendar, the Combine seemed like a great idea for older players to get in front of scouts and front office types—a way to balance the scales between the incoming rookie class and the veteran class that'll..." March 23

  • NFL considering Brazil to host 2017 Pro Bowl

    Fox Sports "One of the world's biggest soccer hotbeds could soon host a different type of football event. A source told that Brazil is a viable candidate to host the 2017 Pro Bowl. The all-star exhibition game's future destination is one of the subjects that will be broached during the..." March 23

  • The threshold for ‘completing a catch to the ground’ in NFL is changing, and Packers prez tells how

    Toronto Sun "The threshold for what constitutes a catch when a receiver falls to the ground is changing, a member of the league’s competition committee told Sun Media on Sunday. In a conference call last week, the committee announced that the controversial “complete-the-catch-to-the-ground” rule will stay,..." March 23

  • Roger Goodell, Unplugged "The MMQB: What’s the lesson you take from easily your most trying year as commissioner? Goodell: I don’t know if you could put one or two … One of the things we always focus on is, What do we learn and how do we get better? I think in this case there were several factors. One is, Do we have the..." March 23

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    Manish Mehta @MMehtaNYDN

    Former Chiefs DL Kevin Vickerson has agreed to terms on a deal with the Jets. #nyj

  • Travis Kelce Says He’s Watching Tony Gonzalez Film This Offseason

    CBS Cleveland "Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce joined Bull & Fox to talk about his first two seasons with the Chiefs, the transition to the NFL game and his expectations for his third season, why he’s been watching Tony Gonzalez film this offseason, Jimmy Graham being traded to Seattle, Alex Smith’s leadership,..." March 20

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    The #Browns are signing WR Dwayne Bowe, source said.

  • Browns sign Dwayne Bowe, according to report

    SB Nation "Veteran wide receiver Dwayne Bowe has signed with the Cleveland Browns, per Ian Rapoport. Contract details were not yet available. Cleveland has a hole to fill at the wide receiver position this season. Josh Gordon will be out for the 2015 season while serving an indefinite suspension. The..." March 19

  • Biggest position holes to fill for all 32 teams in the NFL Draft "The big wave of free agency has come and gone, and the focus has turned to the draft, but that doesn't mean there still aren't holes to fill, some huge ones, for each of the NFL's 32 teams. You can't solve all the problems in free agency. In fact, it's usually only a few if a team is lucky. For..." March 18

  • Report: Chicago Bears sign long snapper Thomas Gafford

    Windy City Gridiron "It's being reported that the Chicago Bears have added a very important piece to the special teams puzzle today, by signing former Kansas City Chiefs long snapper, Thomas Gafford. Earlier today, the Chicago Bears were working out long snappers, because as the Tribune's Brad Biggs pointed out,..." March 17

  • The time Roger Goodell backed out of doing 'Between Two Ferns'

    SB Nation "Alex Richanbach, executive producer of Funny or Die Sports was on a SXSW panel last Saturday called "Now Athletes are Funny: Power of Comedy and Sports." I hadn't noticed it on the schedule until it was about halfway over, but I stopped in just as Richanbach was getting into the meat of a pretty..." March 17