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ESPN.com Updated 1 hour agoSAN DIEGO – Chargers coach Mike McCoy could have some reinforcements this week heading into the team’s final regular-season contest against the Kansas City Chiefs. McCoy said running back Ryan Mathews and receiver Keenan Allen are possibilities to retur…Upvote Share Tweet
Dwayne Bowe has sprained shoulderESPN.com 1 hour agoKANSAS CITY, Mo. – Wide receiver Dwayne Bowe has what the Kansas City Chiefs called a sprained shoulder, putting in doubt his ability to play in Sunday’s final regular season game against the San Diego Chargers at Arrowhead Stadium. “He was a bit tender…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 10 hours agoPITTSBURGH -- The 8-7 Kansas City Chiefs no longer control their playoff fate. By losing to the Pittsburgh Steelers 20-12 on Sunday, they forfeited their win-and-get-in destiny. Now they need to beat the San Diego Chargers next Sunday at Arrowhead Stadi…Upvote Share Tweet
Jamaal Charles swaps jerseys with Le'Veon BellESPN.com 24 hours agoPITTSBURGH -- Observed and heard in the locker room after the Kansas City Chiefs' 20-12 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field: Running back Jamaal Charles traded jerseys with his Pittsburgh counterpart, Le'Veon Bell, on the field after the game…Upvote Share TweetThe Steelers don’t know if they’ll win the AFC North, but they know they’ll have a seat at the postseason table. Pittsburgh’s defense held the Chiefs without a touchdown and the Steelers ground their way to a 20-12 victory that guaranteed them a playoff…Upvote Share Tweet
Chiefs pull off fake field goal, but wind up settling for field goal anywayprofootballtalk.com Dec 21 (yesterday)The Chiefs are now more than a quarter into their 15th game of the 2014 season and the search for their first touchdown pass to a wide receiver continues. They came close in the second quarter at Pittsburgh. Dwayne Bowe had a pass from Alex Smith in his…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Dec 20 (yesterday)SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- A few thoughts on the San Diego Chargers' 38-35, come-from-behind, overtime win over the San Francisco 49ers. What it means: At 9-6, the Chargers need a win in the team’s final regular-season contest against the Kansas City Chiefs…Upvote Share TweetPittsburgh has set a number of franchise records this season as Ben Roethlisberger, Le’Veon Bell and Antonio Brown have lit up the scoreboard.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Dec 19 (3 days ago)The Steelers host the Chiefs on Sunday in a game that’s vital for both team’s chances of making the playoffs and it looks like the Steelers are going to have to try to win it without safety Troy Polamalu. Polamalu has been out of practice all week after…Upvote Share Tweet
Halos acquire 2B Giavotella in trade with RoyalsMLB.com Dec 19 (3 days ago)The Angels acquired second baseman Johnny Giavotella from the Royals on Friday in exchange for right-handed relief pitcher Brian Broderick, who was recently signed out of the Mexican League.Upvote Share Tweet
Jamaal Charles hasn't started career declineESPN.com Dec 19 (3 days ago)KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- I’ve heard the suggestions -- not from anyone inside Kansas City Chiefs headquarters, it should be noted -- that we are seeing the beginning of the career decline for running back Jamaal Charles. The theory goes that the repeated inj…Upvote Share Tweet
Bobby Bell, a Former Football Star, Earns a College Degree and Honors His Fathernytimes.com Dec 19 (3 days ago)Bobby Bell, who overcame segregation and helped the University of Minnesota and the Kansas City Chiefs win championships, is completing his degree to honor his father.Upvote Share Tweet
Bidding ends today for Korean slugger KangMLB.com Dec 19 (3 days ago)Major League organizations have until 5 p.m. ET on Friday to put in bids for Korean slugger Jung-Ho Kang, a shortstop who has reportedly drawn interest from the Giants, A's, Padres, Royals, Nationals and D-backs.Upvote Share Tweet
Chiefs must hold Cairo Santos accountable for missed FGsESPN.com Dec 19 (3 days ago)KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Kansas City Chiefs have rightly tried to do everything they possibly could this season to take the pressure off rookie kicker Cairo Santos. But they might have gone too far this week by blaming long snapper Thomas Gafford for two …Upvote Share TweetThe former Atlanta Braves right-hander Kris Medlen agreed to a two-year, $8.5 million contract with the Kansas City Royals.Upvote Share Tweet
Inability to force turnovers hasn't hurt Chiefs yetESPN.com Dec 18 (4 days ago)KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Chiefs have forced just 11 turnovers this season, which is tied for last in the league with the New York Jets and Oakland Raiders. The Jets are 3-11, the Raiders 2-12. Being at the bottom of the takeaway list is almos…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Dec 18 (4 days ago)The Kansas City Royals have agreed to a two-year, $20 million contract with right-hander Edinson Volquez, according to multiple reports.Upvote Share Tweet
Sunday Double Check: Steelers Stop ChiefsDec 21Jim Basquil and Eric Allen break down two key plays that helped the Steelers get a win over the Chiefs in week 16.
Game Balls: Kansas City At PittsburghDec 21Steelers reporter Scott Brown's game ball goes to outside linebacker James Harrison, who dominated with seven tackles, including two for loss and 1.5 sacks. Chiefs reporter Adam Teicher honors receiver Albert Wilson, who had five catches for 87 yards
Sunday Blitz: Chiefs-Steelers RecapDec 21Jim Basquil and Ron Jaworski break down the Steelers' 20-12 win over the Chiefs.
Le'Veon Bell On Tough Game Against ChiefsDec 21Sal Paolantonio speaks with Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell about the playoff-type atmosphere in Pittsburgh's 20-12 win over Kansas City.
ESPN NowDec 22Pistons coach Stan Van Gundy personally told Smith that he was being released shortly before noon today, sources tell ESPN's Marc Stein. Van Gundy str...
A Repeat PossibilityDec 22One year ago today, Arizona, on the outside of the playoffs looking in, went to Seattle and spanked the Seahawks, 17-10. The Seahawks were one of the best teams in the league, but as they walked off CenturyLink Field, a doubt or two had to be creeping i…
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Dallas Mavericks frontrunners for Jermaine O'Neal after Rajon Rondo acquis…Dec 19The acquisition of Rajon Rondo has given the Dallas Mavericks an undeniable edge in the race to lure veteran big man Jermaine O'Neal back to the NBA, according to league sources.