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CBS's Mike Freeman has tracked down documents from the University of Maine-where Belcher earned a degree in child development-that appear to confirm a story related by one of our commenters on Saturday, when news of the Belcher murder-suicide first suShare Tweet
Brady Quinn had the best Total QBR season of any Kansas City Chiefs quarterback in the past five seasons Sunday in an emotional 27-21 win over the Carolina Panthers. Quinn was efficient, patient and timely in his first win as a starting quarterback in t…Share Tweet
With heavy hearts, Chiefs turn focus to next gamekansascity.com Dec 3, 2012The Chiefs returned to work Monday, but they didn't have the energy to celebrate their win Sunday against the Carolina Panthers. That achievement was lost in the shadow of Jovan Belcher killing his girlfriend on Saturday before taking his own life.Share TweetNBC broadcaster Bob Costas used his halftime segment on "Sunday Night Football" to advocate for gun control following this weekend's murder-suicide involving Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher, causing an immediate debate on social media.Share Tweet
How Can They Play? Murder, Suicide, And The National Football Leaguedeadspin.com Dec 3, 2012This post, originally published by The Nation and reprinted here with permission, ran in advance of Sunday's Chiefs game. Consider it a counterpoint to Drew Magary's post that morning. More »Share Tweet
PFT Live: Chiefs talk with Adam Teicher, Redskins talk with Rich Tandlerprofootballtalk.com Dec 3, 2012It was a weekend filled with competing emotions in Kansas City and we’ll be talking about it on Monday’s PFT Live. Adam Teicher of the Kansas City Star will join Mike Florio to talk about everything that went on around the Chiefs over the last two dayShare Tweet
Kansas City Chiefs: Moving onESPN.com Dec 3, 2012Here are some areas the Kansas City Chiefs need to focus on after a 27-21 home win over Carolina on Sunday: Recap: The Chiefs won their second game of the season, just a day after a horrific tragedy. Saturday, starting linebacker Jovan Belcher killed hi…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Dec 3, 2012The Panthers are playing a lot of big games down the stretch. At least if you’re an NFL draft junkie. While we spend most of our time in December dissecting the teams in the playoff hunt, we’ll also spend some of our time looking at the teams racing tShare TweetCNNSI.com Dec 3, 2012A cloud hangs over Kansas City, but for three hours the Chiefs found escape. Peter King goes inside their inspired win with the coach who bravely led his team through the sorrow.Share Tweetkansascity.com Dec 3, 2012Ten days before her longtime boyfriend killed her, Kasandra Perkins told a close friend life was good. She and Jovan Belcher, a Kansas City chiefs linebacker, had their rocky times in the past. Yet things had gotten better. That's why the news of what h…Share Tweet
Ravens' Reed lashes out at leagueCNNSI.com Dec 3, 2012BALTIMORE -- After another nasty game in the nastiest rivalry in pro sports, Ed Reed stood in the Baltimore Ravens' locker room, the last player left, and he dished out a few final hits.Share Tweet
Crennel: "You have to move on"Dec 3Kansas City Chiefs head coach Romeo Crennel talks about how the recent tragedy is affecting the team and how they will handle the loss moving forward.
Kansas City Chiefs respond to tragedy with emotional winDec 3Randy Moss reports from Kansas City following the Chiefs' emotional victory in the wake of tragedy at Arrowhead Stadium.
GameDay: Carolina Panthers vs. Kansas City Chiefs highlightsDec 3After the tragic death of linebacker Jovan Belcher, the Kansas City Chiefs take on the Carolina Panthers in what turns to be an emotional 27-21 victory.
Peter King: Crennel, Quinn open up on Chiefs' inspired win with heavy hear…Dec 3On Sunday morning, I was talking to Joe Linta, the agent for the late Jovan Belcher, about the state of mind that might have made the Chiefs linebacker shoot his live-in girlfriend nine times with his own mother in the house and then, less than an hour …