Kansas City Chiefs News and Rumors

  • Peters the easy pick as AP Defensive Rookie of the Year

    Peters the easy pick as AP Defensive Rookie of the Year

    profootballtalk.com Updated Feb 6 (yesterday)
    Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters was named the AP Defensive Rookie of the Year Saturday night. The honor going to Peters is not a surprise. He tied for the NFL lead with eight interceptions and returned two of them for touchdowns for a Chiefs team that w…
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  • Eric Berry named comeback player of the year

    Eric Berry named comeback player of the year

    profootballtalk.com nytimes.com Feb 6 (yesterday)
    After a journey that took him from chemotherapy to the Pro Bowl, Chiefs safety Eric Berry has been named the NFL’s comeback player of the year. Berry, who was diagnosed with cancer in 2014 but made the Pro Bowl in 2015, received the comeback player awar…
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  • Kelce: Signing long-term deal in KC “felt natural”

    Kelce: Signing long-term deal in KC “felt natural”

    profootballtalk.com Feb 5 (2 days ago)
    Last week, Travis Kelce was in Hawaii while his representation and the Chiefs finalized a contract extension that will bring him more than $20 million in guaranteed money. So, Kelce made sure to take some time out of his rigorous Pro Bowl preparation to…
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  • Willie Wood Made the Most Memorable Play of Super Bowl I. He Ha…

    Willie Wood Made the Most Memorable Play of Super Bowl I. He Has No Recollection.

    nytimes.com Feb 4 (4 days ago)
    Wood’s interception of a pass by Chiefs quarterback Len Dawson helped the Packers win the title. In the five decades since, Wood’s and Dawson’s lives have taken divergent paths.
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  • Report: Chiefs ramping up extension talks with Eric Berry

    Report: Chiefs ramping up extension talks with Eric Berry

    profootballtalk.com Feb 3 (4 days ago)
    The Chiefs have several impending free agents on their defense this offseason and it looks like safety Eric Berry is one of the ones they want to work on re-signing early in the process. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the Chiefs are “ramping up”…
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  • The NFL Is Screwing The World Out Of Watching The Only Known Co…

    The NFL Is Screwing The World Out Of Watching The Only Known Copy Of Super Bowl I

    deadspin.com Feb 2 (5 days ago)
    In January the NFL Network broadcast the first ever replay of Super Bowl I, contested 49 years ago between the NFL’s Green Bay Packers and AFL’s Kansas City Chiefs. But as the league’s press release notes, it wasn’t a replay of the original broadcast. I…
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  • AP Source: Chiefs Sign TE Kelce to $46 Million, 5-Year Deal

    AP Source: Chiefs Sign TE Kelce to $46 Million, 5-Year Deal

    Travis Kelce spent Friday morning in Hawaii getting ready for his first Pro Bowl, shortly after signing a $46 million, five-year extension that made him one of the NFL's highest-paid tight ends.
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  • Lane Johnson, a rare 2013 draft success, cashes in with huge de…

    Lane Johnson, a rare 2013 draft success, cashes in with huge deal

    yahoo.com Jan 29
    The 2013 draft won't go down as one of the better ones we've seen. That's putting it kindly. First overall pick Eric Fisher has been up and down for the Kansas City Chiefs, at one point in his third season being moved from left tackle to the less import…
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  • Chiefs linebacker Derrick Johnson headed to Pro Bowl too

    Chiefs linebacker Derrick Johnson headed to Pro Bowl too

    Chiefs coach Andy Reid will be in charge of one of the teams when he gets to Hawaii, and now another of his players is joining him. Via the Kansas City Star, Chiefs linebacker Derrick Johnson is now going to the Pro Bowl as a replacement for Panthers li…
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  • Chiefs to Try and Market to Rams Fans Who Don’t Have a Team Any…

    Chiefs to Try and Market to Rams Fans Who Don’t Have a Team Anymore in St.Louis

    chiefsgab.com Jan 25
    The Rams’ recent move to Los Angeles is a tough blow for St. Louis, but their recent departure, perhaps, leaves a vacancy the Chiefs can try to fill, Terez Paylor of the Kansas City Star reports. Chiefs president Mark Donovan realizes that, but said the…
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  • Chiefs will market in St. Louis

    Chiefs will market in St. Louis

    Two weeks ago, Missouri had two NFL teams. It now has one. And the one still left hopes to draw fans from the other side of the state. But the Kansas City Chiefs will tread lightly in St. Louis, out of respect for a fan base still recovering from the re…
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  • Dezman Moses fined $17,363 for roughing the passer

    Dezman Moses fined $17,363 for roughing the passer

    Patriots wide receiver Danny Amendola isn’t the only player who drew a fine as a result of a penalty they committed in last weekend’s divisional playoff game. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Chiefs linebacker Dezman Moses drew a $17,363 fine afte…
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  • Danny Amendola fined for hit on Jamell Fleming

    Danny Amendola fined for hit on Jamell Fleming

    Patriots head coach Bill Belichick said that Danny Amendola’s block on Chiefs cornerback Jamell Fleming while Fleming was attempting to down a punt in last Saturday’s game was a “legal play,” but the officials disagreed. Amendola, who opted not to field…
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  • Chiefs name Childress and Nagy co-offensive coordinators

    Chiefs name Childress and Nagy co-offensive coordinators

    The Chiefs can’t fill Doug Pederson’s spot with one guy. So they promoted two. The team announced that Brad Childress and Matt Nagy would serve as co-offensive coordinators. “We went through our process of finding an offensive coordinator and determined…
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  • John Dorsey expects to have Jamaal Charles back and healthy

    John Dorsey expects to have Jamaal Charles back and healthy

    The Chiefs were able to reel off an 11-game winning streak before their season came to an end in New England last weekend, a feat that few would have predicted was within their reach when running back Jamaal Charles was lost for the season after tearing…
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  • State Police had to deliver forgotten K-balls for Patriots-Chie…

    State Police had to deliver forgotten K-balls for Patriots-Chiefs

    Here's a story the NFL probably didn't want getting out: last Saturday, game officials forgot the bag of kicking balls and air-pressure gauges for the New England Patriots-Kansas City Chiefs game at their hotel, and Massachusetts State Police had to del…
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  • Video - Kelce must make new contract with Chiefs work 00:52

    Kelce must make new contract with Chiefs work

    Feb 3
    ESPN Chiefs reporter Adam Teicher says Kansas City has committed to Travis Kelce in a big way and now he needs to live up to his new contract.
  • Video - Andy Reid looks like who? Travis Kelce decides 01:40

    Andy Reid looks like who? Travis Kelce decides

    Feb 2
    Chiefs TE Travis Kelce joins The Dan Le Batard Show and plays the "looks like" game, where he analyzes the physical attributes of Jeremy Shockey, Kurt Warner and Andy Reid.
  • Video - Reid, Hali have ultimate praise for Peyton 00:44

    Reid, Hali have ultimate praise for Peyton

    Jan 30
    Chiefs coach Andy Reid and LB Tamba Hali praise Broncos QB Peyton Manning for what he's done for football and his performance on the field.
  • Video - Kelce humbled by contract from Chiefs 00:40

    Kelce humbled by contract from Chiefs

    Jan 29
    Kansas City TE Travis Kelce expresses his gratitude to the Chiefs organization after signing a five-year, $46 million extension and doesn't give too many details of his upcoming reality show.