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Murray remains at back of Chiefs' QB line

Murray remains at back of Chiefs' QB line

ESPN.com Updated 5 hours ago
ST. JOSEPH, Mo. -- Quarterback Aaron Murray has come a long way since joining the Kansas City Chiefs in May as a fifth-round draft pick. "So much farther along," Murray said. "Just to be able to get in the huddle and be able to confidentl…
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  • Alex Smith will end contract talks if they’re a distraction

    Alex Smith will end contract talks if they’re a distraction

    profootballtalk.com 6 hours ago
    The Chiefs and quarterback Alex Smith apparently haven’t gotten anywhere on a new contract, and Smith said Wednesday there will come a point when they’ll stop trying. “You’re getting to the point where either way, you want it to stop being a distraction…
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  • Chiefs Camp Report: Day 7

    Chiefs Camp Report: Day 7

    ESPN.com 8 hours ago
    ST. JOSEPH, Mo. -- A daily review of the hot topics coming out of Kansas City Chiefs training camp at Missouri Western State University: Rookie De'Anthony Thomas had perhaps his best practice at training camp so far. Thomas lines up as a running back or…
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  • Negatives from first week of Chiefs camp

    Negatives from first week of Chiefs camp

    ESPN.com Jul 29 (yesterday)
    ST. JOSEPH, Mo. -- The Kansas City Chiefs resume training camp at Missouri Western State University on Wednesday after taking a one-day break. While they’re off, we’re looking back at the first week of camp. Earlier, we examined some of the camp’s posit…
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  • Chiefs' return game appears in good hands

    Chiefs' return game appears in good hands

    ESPN.com Jul 28 (2 days ago)
    ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – Dave Toub has been fortunate to work with some great return specialists in his years as a special-teams coach. Toub has another such candidate this year in Chiefs rookie De’Anthony Thomas. Thomas is fast and quick but has more going fo…
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  • Benching of Sean Smith makes little sense

    Benching of Sean Smith makes little sense

    ESPN.com Jul 27 (3 days ago)
    ST. JOSEPH, Mo. -- Four days into training camp, there’s been no change of status for the Kansas City Chiefs' most accomplished cornerback. Sean Smith is still running with the second team behind starters Marcus Cooper and Ron Parker. This isn’t what th…
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  • Chiefs Camp Report: Day 4

    Chiefs Camp Report: Day 4

    ESPN.com Jul 27 (3 days ago)
    ST. JOSEPH, Mo. -- A daily review of the hot topics coming out of Kansas City Chiefs training camp at Missouri Western State University: • Coach Andy Reid has said the Chiefs would take some practice snaps away from players who recently had surgery, and…
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  • Chiefs tight end Sean McGrath retires

    Chiefs tight end Sean McGrath retires

    profootballtalk.com Jul 27 (3 days ago)
    Sean McGrath led Chiefs tight ends in receptions last season, but he isn’t going to hold onto that status this season. McGrath has decided to retire from the NFL after two seasons. McGrath, who had 26 catches last season after playing two games for the …
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  • Chiefs smart to start Charles negotiations

    Chiefs smart to start Charles negotiations

    ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Jul 26 (4 days ago)
    ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – Running back Jamaal Charles publicly revealed an interesting tidbit after recently signing a two-year contract extension with the Kansas City Chiefs. Charles indicated the process started last fall when he was approached by the Chiefs,…
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  • Marshawn Lynch's holdout might not be settled quickly

    Marshawn Lynch's holdout might not be settled quickly

    yahoo.com Jul 25 (5 days ago)
    Most of the NFL's high-profile holdouts have been settled. Vernon Davis came to 49ers camp, and Andre Johnson reported to the Texans. Jamaal Charles threatened a holdout and the Chiefs scrambled to get him a pay raise. The only high-profile holdout left…
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  • Chiefs camp report: Day 1

    Chiefs camp report: Day 1

    ESPN.com Jul 24 (6 days ago)
    ST. JOSEPH, Mo. -- Some thoughts and observations on the Kansas City Chiefs' first training camp practice at Missouri Western State University: Sean McGrath was the Chiefs' leading pass receiver at tight end last season with 26 receptions, but after rep…
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  • Five questions:  Kansas City Chiefs

    Five questions: Kansas City Chiefs

    profootballtalk.com Jul 24 (6 days ago)
    The Chiefs followed a disastrous 2-14 season with an unlikely trip to the playoffs, followed by an even less likely 38-10 lead at Indy, capped by an even less likely second-half collapse. For Year Two of the Andy Reid/John Dorsey regime much higher than…
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  • Report: Justin Houston arrives at Chiefs camp

    Report: Justin Houston arrives at Chiefs camp

    profootballtalk.com Jul 24 (6 days ago)
    Another potential holdout has died a whimpering death. According to Terez Paylor of the Kansas City Star, Chiefs linebacker Justin Houston has reported to Chiefs camp. We noted last week that Houston wasn’t expected to hold out, even though he wants a k…
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  • Alex Smith hopes Chiefs offense picks up where it left off

    Alex Smith hopes Chiefs offense picks up where it left off

    profootballtalk.com Jul 24 (7 days ago)
    The Chiefs made sure running back Jamaal Charles would be in camp on time by reaching agreement on a revised contract that gives Charles a salary more in line with his role on the team’s offense. Among the people who should be thrilled with that develop…
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  • Video - Mike Tannenbaum analyzes Johnny Manziel's potential to start as Cleveland Browns quarterback 02:49

    Mike Tannenbaum analyzes Johnny Manziel's potential to start as Cleveland Browns quarterback

    Jul 30
    Mike Tannenbaum fields questions regarding Johnny Manziel's potential to start the Browns' first game of the season and whether Eli Manning will rebound in 2014.
  • Video - Alex Smith Frustrates Teammates, In A Good Way 02:58

    Alex Smith Frustrates Teammates, In A Good Way

    Jul 28
    NFL Nation Chiefs writer Adam Teicher discusses comments by linebacker Derrick Johnson that QB Alex Smith has been "frustrating" the defense so far in training camp.
  • Video - Jamaal Charles Talks New Deal 01:51

    Jamaal Charles Talks New Deal

    Jul 28
    RB Jamaal Charles talks about his two-year deal with the Chiefs and what he's doing to help the offensive line succeed.
  • Video - Reid Talks Second Season, Continuity 01:40

    Reid Talks Second Season, Continuity

    Jul 28
    Second-year Chiefs coach Andy Reid talks about the biggest strides the Chiefs have made since the beginning of last season.

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