CHIEFS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Alex Smith talking extension with Chiefs

Alex Smith and the Kansas City Chiefs have begun preliminary talks about a contract extension, talks that shouldn’t really pick up till after the NFL Draft. Smith enjoyed a career year in 2013 so it’s really no surprise that the two sides are talking about an extension. What is a surprise is the dollar amounts being thrown around. Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith acknowledged on...
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14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Contract talks between the Chiefs and Alex Smith are moving slowly

The Chiefs are working on signing quarterback Alex Smith to a contract extension, but things are moving slowly, according to ProFootballTalk.com. Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith acknowledged on Tuesday that talks aimed at extending a contract that expires after the coming season are underway. And indeed they are. But a source with knowledge of the situation tells PFT that the discussions...
Via Pro Football Zone
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Chiefs, QB Alex Smith in negotiations for contract extension

According to Jamey Eisenberg of CBS Sports, the Kansas City Chiefs and quarterback Alex Smith have been in negotiations with the club about a contract extension. General manager John Dorsey and coach Andy Reid have both want to keep Smith with the Chiefs, who completed 66 percent of his passes with a career-best 23 touchdowns and only seven interceptions. Smith led the turnaround...
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18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs get back to work with playoff loss to Indy still fresh on everyone's mind

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- They started where they finished, more or less. Which, for the Kansas City Chiefs, proved to be both good and ... well, bad. "I think there are great things you can learn from that football game," coach Andy Reid said Monday, referring to January's 45-44 Wild-Card round loss to the Indianapolis Colts, the gut-punch postscript to an 11-5 season. Lesson...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
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Chiefs in discussion with Smith's reps on extension

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Alex Smith would like to stay in Kansas City. He just doesn't want to waste his time dealing with the negotiations that could keep him with the Chiefs beyond next season. "My agent and representatives handle all that," Smith said. "That's why you hire them." Smith did confirm that his agent, Tom Condon, has been talking with the Chiefs...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
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Kansas City Chiefs re-signed WR Kyle Williams

Last year the Kansas City Chiefs claimed Kyle Williams off the waivers from the San Francisco 49ers last year before tearing his anterior cruciate ligament shortly after joining the team. Kyle Williams, 25, could replace Dexter McCluster as a returner. A former San Francisco 49ers sixth-round draft pick, Williams has 47 career catches for 574 […] The post Kansas City Chiefs re...
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Chiefs Re-Sign WR Kyle Williams

  The Kansas City Chiefs officially re-signed WR Kyle Williams on Monday, according to the NFL transactions release. The Chiefs claimed Williams off of waivers back in November of last year after the 49ers cut him loose. Williams, 25, appeared in 10 games during the 2013 season and totaled 12 receptions for 113 yards receiving to go along with another 23 yards on the ground. He...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
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Chiefs & QB Alex Smith Still In Talks Regarding A Contract Extension

  Chiefs QB Alex Smith mentioned that his agent has been in contact with the team regarding an extension and he intends to leave the talks up to him, per Randy Covitz. The last we heard regarding Smith and possible extension came from GM John Dorsey who mentioned that contract talks with were “ongoing” between the two parties. Smith, 29, is entering the final year of...
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Anthony Barr Scouting Report: Is He Just Another Athletic Speed Rusher?

Edge rusher Anthony Barr is an intriguing draft prospect who is generating a ton of buzz. While the linebacker is extremely athletic, he lacks discipline and could be a liability on certain downs. He is, however, a talented defender in some aspects and will be worthy of consideration for a number of teams on draft day. […]
Via The Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

National Rewind: Offseason Power Rankings, Kansas City Chiefs mock draft pick, more

While the NBA and NHL playoffs are now in full swing, the NFL never rests. Here are the best national columns from the cover32 universe this week. National Columns - The top-10 cornerbacks in the NFL Draft. (READ) - POWER RANKINGS: Grading each teams offseason performance so far. (READ) - NFL Mock Draft Round 1 version 1.0 (READ) - The 10 best games on the 2014 NFL schedule ...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs: Draft-Cornerback is biggest need early

The 2014 NFL draft is loaded with talent at wide receiver. If you were a betting man, odds are the Kansas City Chiefs will in fact take a wide receiver with their first round pick. However, I believe the Chiefs should look at the other side of the ball and possibly trade back and acquire an extra pick in order to draft a couple of corner backs in order to be able to compete with...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs not playing in one of 10 best NFL games in 2014

After much anticipation, it is now believed that the NFL will release its 2014 schedule on Tuesday, April 22. At that point, we’ll find who plays who, from Week 1 to Week 17, including all of the primetime and national TV games; that’ll provide fans with somewhat of a road map for the season. But some games are going to be so attractive that it doesn’t matter when they’re...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Power Rankings: Kansas City Chiefs have had one of worst offseasons in NFL so far

Since the 2013 NFL season ended 10 weeks ago, every team in the NFL has made changes. Both winners and losers from last year have been busy making adjustments. Some have revamped their coaching staff. Some have turned over their roster. Some have done a little bit of both. But none, not a single one, have stood pat. During this firestorm of activity, every team believes they’ve...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs cutting corners on the offensive line

The Kansas City Chiefs are going with youth on the offensive line. Four of the five starters are in rookie deals that controls the cost for the unit . OL Rishaw Johnson is making the minimum salary and likely to fill the last open spot along the line. However, could the Chiefs be skimping too much?
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs have small school riser Keith Lewis in today for a work-out

Today the Kansas City Chiefs will host small school riser Keith Lewis the former cornerback from Virginia Lynchburg.  The  6′ foot corner has been flying under the radar all season, but over the past month his stock is skyrocketing.  Lewis has already had visits with Chicago Bears, the Oakland Raiders, the New York Giants and […] The post Kansas City Chiefs have small school...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss
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