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Ron Parker the likely choice to replace Eric Berry

Ron Parker the likely choice to replace Eric Berry

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Kansas City Chiefs will begin their practice week on Wednesday in preparation for their biggest game of the season. One of the things they will need to decide: How to replace strong safety Eric Berry in the starting lineup on Sund…
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  • Chiefs need to get Avant involved ASAP

    Chiefs need to get Avant involved ASAP

    ESPN.com 2 hours ago
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- It's a new week, so we'll refresh your memory about what the Kansas City Chiefs are getting from their wide receivers this season. Catches: 86, last in the NFL. Yards, 997, last in the NFL. Touchdowns 0, last in the NFL. Longest gain…
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  • QB snapshot: Alex Smith

    QB snapshot: Alex Smith

    ESPN.com 4 hours ago
    A quick observation of quarterback Alex Smith and how he played in the Chiefs' 24-20 loss in Week 12: While Smith wasn't exactly the Mad Bomber against the Raiders, he did take more chances down the field than usual. Smith completed three passes that we…
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  • N.F.L. Roundup: Saints Fall To Ravens For 3rd Loss In a Row

    N.F.L. Roundup: Saints Fall To Ravens For 3rd Loss In a Row

    nytimes.com 16 hours ago
    Eric Berry was placed on the nonfootball injury list, and Kansas City’s trainer, Rick Burkholder, said Berry might have lymphoma.
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  • Courageous coming out by Royals employee

    Courageous coming out by Royals employee

    MLB.com Nov 24 (yesterday)
    Inspired by Kansas City's magical October bond, Royals employee Matt Schulte came out to the world.
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  • Here is where Chiefs stand in playoff picture

    Here is where Chiefs stand in playoff picture

    ESPN.com Nov 24 (yesterday)
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Chiefs fell to 7-4 after losing 24-20 on Thursday night to the Oakland Raiders. Here is our weekly look at the Chiefs’ place in the AFC playoff picture. Where the Chiefs stand: They are 7-4 and tied for second place i…
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  • Despite recent signings, Chiefs have work to do with prospectiv…

    Despite recent signings, Chiefs have work to do with prospective free agents

    ESPN.com Nov 24 (yesterday)
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Kansas City Chiefs recently signed contract extensions with two players who otherwise would have been free agents in March: defensive lineman Allen Bailey and fullback Anthony Sherman. Both moves make sense for the Chiefs. Bailey …
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  • Chiefs nabbing defensive lineman off Steelers practice squad

    Chiefs nabbing defensive lineman off Steelers practice squad

    profootballtalk.com Nov 24 (yesterday)
    The Steelers practice squad is becoming the place to go for contenders looking for defensive line depth. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Chiefs are signing 2013 seventh-rounder Nick Williams away from the Steelers today. The former Sam…
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  • Broncos open as slight favorites at Kansas City

    Broncos open as slight favorites at Kansas City

    profootballtalk.com Nov 23 (yesterday)
    As was the case when the clubs met in September, the Broncos are favored over the Chiefs next Sunday night. However, the Broncos aren’t favored by much. Several Las Vegas sports books have installed 8-3 Denver as a 1- to 1.5-point favorite at Kansas Cit…
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  • Marcus Gilchrist gets first INT in a year

    Marcus Gilchrist gets first INT in a year

    ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Nov 23 (yesterday)
    SAN DIEGO -- A few takeaways from the San Diego Chargers' locker room after the 27-24 win over the St. Louis Rams: The last time Marcus Gilchrist corralled an interception was nearly 1,000 snaps ago, in a 41-38 win over the Kansas City Chiefs on Nov. 24…
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  • Chiefs add Jason Avant, put A.J. Jenkins on injured reserve

    Chiefs add Jason Avant, put A.J. Jenkins on injured reserve

    profootballtalk.com Nov 22 (3 days ago)
    The Chiefs have made a change at wide receiver. Jason Avant, the veteran receiver who was cut by the Panthers this week after complaining about the offensive play calling, has signed with the Chiefs. Avant previously played for Chiefs coach Andy Reid in…
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  • Video - Berry Discovered To Have Mass In Chest 01:31

    Berry Discovered To Have Mass In Chest

    Nov 24
    Adam Schefter discusses Chiefs safety Eric Berry being placed on the non-football illness list after a mass was discovered in his chest.
  • Video - Ibanez Among Three Finalists For Rays Job 02:31

    Ibanez Among Three Finalists For Rays Job

    Nov 21
    ESPN's Jerry Crasnick breaks down Raul Ibanez, Kevin Cash and Don Wakamatsu as the finalists to replace Joe Maddon as the manager of the Tampa Bay Rays.
  • Video - Raiders Commit Celebration Fail 00:21

    Raiders Commit Celebration Fail

    Nov 21
    Raiders linebackers Sio Moore and Khalil Mack celebrated a fourth-quarter sack 15 yards behind the line of scrimmage, costing Oakland a timeout.
  • Video - Inside Edge: Chiefs-Raiders 00:42

    Inside Edge: Chiefs-Raiders

    Nov 20
    ESPN NFL Insider Mike Sando delivers stats to help you make a pick for Kansas City at Oakland.

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