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Chiefs long snapper Thomas Gafford embraces competition

Kicker Cairo Santos missed two of his three field goal attempts in the Chiefs’ 31-13 win over the Oakland Raiders on Sunday, and for that, long snapper Thomas Gafford is accepting at least some of the blame. The Chiefs signed long snapper Charley Hughlett, 24, to the practice squad.

Replay: Chiefs Q&A with The Star’s Terez A. Paylor

The Chiefs need two wins in their final two games, starting Sunday at Pittsburgh (noon on CBS), to ensure a playoff berth for the second straight season. So there was lots to talk about with Terez A. Paylor, who covers the Chiefs for The Star and answered your questions Friday in a Q&A. Check out a replay here.

Replay: Chiefs Q&A with The Star’s Terez A. Paylor

The Chiefs need two wins in their final two games, starting Sunday at Pittsburgh (noon on CBS), to ensure a playoff berth for the second straight season. So there was lots to talk about with Terez A. Paylor, who covers the Chiefs for The Star and answered your questions Friday in a Q&A. Check out a replay here.

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Chiefs sign long snapper, wide receiver to practice squad

The Chiefs signed long snapper Charley Hughlett and wide receiver Corbin Louks to their practice squad on Wednesday. The moves come less than two days after coach Andy Reid cited difficulties with the snap and hold operation between long snapper Thomas Gafford and holder Dustin Colquitt that led to two missed field goals.