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2006 Police Report: Jovan Belcher Punched Through A Window

2006 Police Report: Jovan Belcher Punched Through A Window

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 su
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  • Brady Quinn responded for Chiefs

    Brady Quinn responded for Chiefs

    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…
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  • With heavy hearts, Chiefs turn focus to next game

    With heavy hearts, Chiefs turn focus to next game

    kansascity.com Dec 3, 2012
    The 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.
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  • Costas pushes gun control in halftime segment

    Costas pushes gun control in halftime segment

    ESPN.com nytimes.com Dec 3, 2012
    NBC 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.
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  • How Can They Play? Murder, Suicide, And The National Football L…

    How Can They Play? Murder, Suicide, And The National Football League

    deadspin.com Dec 3, 2012
    This 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 »
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  • PFT Live: Chiefs talk with Adam Teicher, Redskins talk with Ric…

    PFT Live: Chiefs talk with Adam Teicher, Redskins talk with Rich Tandler

    profootballtalk.com Dec 3, 2012
    It 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 day
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  • Kansas City Chiefs: Moving on

    Kansas City Chiefs: Moving on

    ESPN.com Dec 3, 2012
    Here 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…
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  • Chiefs, Jaguars, Panthers, Raiders, Eagles vying for first over…

    Chiefs, Jaguars, Panthers, Raiders, Eagles vying for first overall pick

    profootballtalk.com Dec 3, 2012
    The 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 t
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  • Peter King: Crennel, Quinn open up on Chiefs' inspired win with…

    Peter King: Crennel, Quinn open up on Chiefs' inspired win with heavy hearts

    CNNSI.com Dec 3, 2012
    A 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.
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  • Friends of Kasandra Perkins 'don't want her to be overshadowed'

    Friends of Kasandra Perkins 'don't want her to be overshadowed'

    kansascity.com Dec 3, 2012
    Ten 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…
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  • Ravens' Reed lashes out at league

    Ravens' Reed lashes out at league

    CNNSI.com Dec 3, 2012
    BALTIMORE -- 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.
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  • Video - Crennel: "You have to move on" 02:07

    Crennel: "You have to move on"

    Dec 3
    Kansas 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.
  • Video - Kansas City Chiefs respond to tragedy with emotional win 05:03

    Kansas City Chiefs respond to tragedy with emotional win

    Dec 3
    Randy Moss reports from Kansas City following the Chiefs' emotional victory in the wake of tragedy at Arrowhead Stadium.
  • Video - GameDay: Carolina Panthers vs. Kansas City Chiefs highlights 01:14

    GameDay: Carolina Panthers vs. Kansas City Chiefs highlights

    Dec 3
    After 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.

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  • Peter King: Crennel, Quinn open up on Chiefs' inspired win with heavy hear…

    Dec 3
    On 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 …