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Rookie Rakeem Nunez-Roches brings versatility to defensive line

With Dontari Poe sidelined because of back issues for at least a large portion of training camp, sixth-round pick Rakeem Nunez-Roches’ versatility will be key as he’s capable of playing all of the positions on the defensive line and even some outside linebacker, all of which he did at Southern Miss.

Rookie Rakeem Nunez-Roches brings versatility to defensive line

With Dontari Poe sidelined because of back issues for at least a large portion of training camp, sixth-round pick Rakeem Nunez-Roches’ versatility will be key as he’s capable of playing all of the positions on the defensive line and even some outside linebacker, all of which he did at Southern Miss.

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Eric Berry speaks about his cancer battle

Kansas City Chiefs safety Eric Berry traveled back to Georgia for chemotherapy after being diagnosed in November 2014 with Hodgkin's lymphoma. On Wednesday, Berry practiced with his team for the first time this year and spoke about his cancer battle. VIDEO BY DAVID EULITT deulitt@ kcstar.com

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Timeline of Eric Berry’s journey from diagnosis to recovery

Just eight months removed from a Hodgkin lymphoma diagnosis, Eric Berry was back on the field Wednesday at Missouri Western State University for the Kansas City Chiefs for the first day players recovering from injuries, rookies and quarterbacks reported to camp. Here is a timeline of Berry’s diagnosis, treatment and recovery, and how he got back onto the field.

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Chiefs Daily with Terez Paylor

Kansas City Star Chiefs beat reporter Terez Paylor updates the news at training camp on Wednesday from St. Joseph, including All-Pro safety Eric Berry returning to practice. VIDEO BY DAVID EULITT deulitt@kcstar.com