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A closer look at potential Chiefs GM candidates

A closer look at potential Chiefs GM candidates

kansascity.com Updated Jan 8, 2013
The San Francisco-Green Bay NFC playoff game on Saturday night could have some added meaning in Kansas City. Two of the leading candidates for the Chiefs general manager's job will be involved in that game. A third candidate is former Cleveland general …
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  • Chiefs lose valuable time with Geno Smith

    Chiefs lose valuable time with Geno Smith

    ESPN.com Jan 8, 2013
    West Virginia quarterback Geno Smith announced he will bypass the Senior Bowl. Players who do that usually do so because they don’t think they can enhance their draft stock during the week. Smith is wildly considered the top quarterback prospect in the
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  • Mellinger's Twitter Tuesday | Talking Chiefs, Reid, Royals

    Mellinger's Twitter Tuesday | Talking Chiefs, Reid, Royals

    kansascity.com Jan 8, 2013
    Readers apparently love the Andy Reid hire and are already asking Sam Mellinger when the Chiefs make the playoffs. Sam also revisits an epic Emil Brown-Beyonce story.
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  • Circle The Wagons?: The jury is out on whether Doug Marrone can…

    Circle The Wagons?: The jury is out on whether Doug Marrone can turn …

    CNNSI.com Jan 8, 2013
    The jury is out on whether Doug Marrone can turn the Bills into a viable threat in the AFC East. Look at his pedigree, though, and you'll see encouraging signs, Peter King writes.
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  • Peter King: Marrone appears to have right pedigree to turn arou…

    Peter King: Marrone appears to have right pedigree to turn around Bills; mail

    CNNSI.com Jan 8, 2013
    I don't know if Doug Marrone will win in Buffalo. No one does. He probably needs a new quarterback. He has to figure out why a defense that should have been top 10 in the NFL this year let everyone down and finished 22nd in yards allowed and a mind-bogg…
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  • Blogger Blitz: Did Te'o hurt his draft stock?

    Blogger Blitz: Did Te'o hurt his draft stock?

    ESPN.com Jan 8, 2013
    Notre Dame middle linebacker Manti Te'o has been often connected to the Kansas City Chiefs, who have the No.1 pick in the April draft, and the Oakland Raiders, who have the No. 3 pick. Both teams will investigate the top impact defensive players and Te'…
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  • A quick turnaround in KC?

    A quick turnaround in KC?

    ESPN.com Jan 8, 2013
    In an Insider piece, Pro Football Focus thinks the 2013 Kansas City Chiefs could mirror the 2012 Indianapolis Colts as a team that went from having the No. 1 pick in the draft to having big success. I think the Chiefs can get better quickly but there is…
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  • Andy Reid: I don’t regret making Juan Castillo defensive coordi…

    Andy Reid: I don’t regret making Juan Castillo defensive coordinator

    profootballtalk.com Jan 8, 2013
    In a conversation with the Philadelphia media after he was officially named the Chiefs’ head coach, Andy Reid reflected on his long tenure coaching the Eagles without criticizing anyone - and without expressing regret for his most controversial decisi
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  • Video - Kansas City Chiefs Chairman & CEO Clark Hunt explains Andy Reid hiring 03:45

    Kansas City Chiefs Chairman & CEO Clark Hunt explains Andy Reid hiring

    Jan 8
    Kansas City Chiefs Chairman and CEO Clark Hunt joins "NFL AM" to talk about the hiring of new head coach Andy Reid, the future of quarterback Matt Cassel and his expectations for the Chiefs' organization.
  • Video - Kansas City Chiefs Chairman & CEO Clark Hunt explains Andy Reid hiring 03:45

    Kansas City Chiefs Chairman & CEO Clark Hunt explains Andy Reid hiring

    Jan 8
    Kansas City Chiefs Chairman and CEO Clark Hunt joins "NFL AM" to talk about the hiring of new head coach Andy Reid, the future of quarterback Matt Cassel and his expectations for the Chiefs' organization.

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  • Peter King: Marrone appears to have right pedigree to turn around Bills; m…

    Jan 8
    I don't know if Doug Marrone will win in Buffalo. No one does. He probably needs a new quarterback. He has to figure out why a defense that should have been top 10 in the NFL this year let everyone down and finished 22nd in yards allowed and a mind-bogg…
  • Don Banks: My best and worst preseason NFL predictions

    Jan 8
    When it comes to NFL predictions, I have a favorite credo that I trot out from time to time to remind myself what we're up against in this business: It's the NFL, nobody knows anything, and if they say they do, they're lying. I would imagine the coachin…
  • NFL playoffs 2013 - Peyton Manning's next move

    Jan 8
    Peyton Manning has had one of the finest seasons of his Hall of Fame career, but he needs to find the right reason to keep playing.
  • Notre Dame Fighting Irish TE Tyler Eifert will forgo senior season for NFL…

    Jan 8
    Notre Dame junior tight end Tyler Eifert said Monday night after the Irish's 42-14 loss to Alabama that he would enter April's NFL draft.