This is the September 6, 2013 news archive. View today's Chiefs rumors and news.
Chiefs The Chiefs will be without ILB Nico Johnson for the season opener. Johnson didn’t participate in practice all week with an ankle injury. That cripples depth at the inside linebacker position on a 3-4 defense. Derrick Johnson and Akeem Jordan will…Share Tweet
When Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles saw teammate Derrick Johnson and Ray Lewis play together at the Pro Bowl a couple of years ago, he was struck by what could be the beginning of a new era. Lewis, the AFC's eminent linebacker for more than a decade…Share TweetESPN.com Sep 6, 2013KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Kansas City Chiefs starting right guard Jon Asamoah (calf) practiced for the first time in almost two weeks on Friday, keeping alive the possibility he could play Sunday against the Jaguars in Jacksonville. Asamoah was listed on the …Share Tweet
Chiefs-to-MidAmerica Nazarene coaching pipeline flowsEvery head football coach lauds his staff. But on the small college level, if NFL playing experience is a consideration, there is no quibbling with MidAmerica Nazarene coach Jonathan Quinn's assertion that he has the best staff in the country. At a rece…Share Tweet
Week 1 starters and benchwarmersWondering whether or not to start Matt Ryan and C.J. Spiller, or to bench Terrelle Pryor and Santonio Holmes? The network bozos specialize in that kind of advice.Share Tweet
Opener fires up Fisher-Joeckel debateESPN.com Sep 6, 2013KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The issue of whether the Chiefs made the right decision in choosing one offensive tackle, Eric Fisher, over another, Luke Joeckel, won’t be settled Sunday when Fisher’s team, the Chiefs, plays against Joeckel’s, the Jaguars. But the …Share Tweet