<![CDATA[Kansas City Chiefs NFL Football News | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/ en-us Mon, 11 May 2015 21:58:46 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Mon, 11 May 2015 21:58:46 CDT Chiefs 60 Rookie Chiefs receiver knows what Eric Berry’s going through in battle with cancer http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article22619982.html#storylink=rss Chiefs safety Eric Berry, who has been undergoing treatment for lymphoma since early this year, has a kindred spirit and teammate in rookie wide receiver Kenny Cook.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 14:25:46 CDT

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Chiefs promote five members of player personnel staff http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article22604883.html#storylink=rss Chris Ballard, formerly the team’s director of pro personnel, has been elevated to director of football operations under general manager John Dorsey, the team announced Friday.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 11:28:13 CDT

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Healthy Hali and development of Ford have Chiefs excited about their 2015 pass rush http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article22553154.html#storylink=rss Chiefs coach Andy Reid is happy with his assortment of pass rushers. Tamba Hali’s balky knee is feeling better and Dee Ford is building upon his rookie season.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 17:07:11 CDT

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Donald Stephenson gets reps at left tackle as Chiefs continue O-line experimentation http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article22535220.html#storylink=rss The Chiefs’ experimentation along the offensive line during organized team activities continued Thursday, and it included one interesting switch: Donald Stephenson got the first-team reps at left tackle in front of Eric Fisher, who got the second-team reps.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 15:00:18 CDT

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Will Shields walks through some Chiefs history at Union Station http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article22485507.html#storylink=rss Former Chiefs offensive lineman and future Hall of Famer Will Shields was honored Wednesday night as part of the “Gridiron Glory: The Best of the Pro Football Hall of Fame” exhibit at Union Station.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 20:53:28 CDT

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Chiefs’ Derrick Johnson, Mike DeVito share a bond as they return to the practice field http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article22453266.html#storylink=rss Shortly before the Chiefs stretched for their first session of organized team activities Tuesday, Mike DeVito was determined to seek out the man in white, wearing No. 56. It had been a long nine months of rehab for he and Derrick Johnson, two key defensive veterans who each saw their 2014 seasons wiped out by Achilles’ injuries in a week-one loss to Tennessee.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 15:26:01 CDT

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Chiefs defensive end Mike Catapano returns to field with ‘vigor’ http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article22464375.html#storylink=rss After not playing a single snap last season, Chiefs defensive end Mike Catapano said Wednesday he is ready to make an impact this year.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 17:13:06 CDT

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Playbook, and NFL life, becomes clearer for Chiefs’ second-year players http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article22463958.html#storylink=rss Two Chiefs second-year players, linebacker Dee Ford and offensive lineman Zach Fulton, both used their first full NFL offseason to reach the next level.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 17:09:15 CDT

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First look: Practice video of Chiefs receiver Chris Conley http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article22414710.html#storylink=rss Watch video of Chiefs rookie receiver Chris Conley fielding punts, working on his one-handed catches and working on his route running, all in less than a minute.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 09:24:27 CDT

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Not surprisingly, Justin Houston misses Chiefs’ first OTA workout http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article22372011.html#storylink=rss Outside linebacker Justin Houston was not present for the first day of organized team activities Tuesday, which was not a surprise. Houston, who was franchise-tagged by the team during the offseason, skipped OTAs last year. He is seeking a long-term contract extension as opposed to signing a one-year franchise tender.

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Tue, 26 May 2015 16:29:01 CDT

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Offensive line competition is wide open for Chiefs during offseason workouts http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article22371570.html#storylink=rss Tuesday’s Chiefs offseason workout was the start of a very intriguing competition for an offensive line that needs to play better for the Chiefs to reach the playoffs. The Chiefs allowed 49 sacks last season, the seventh-most in the league. “It’s open competition … I just want the five best guys,” coach Andy Reid said.

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Tue, 26 May 2015 16:22:11 CDT

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Chiefs coach says Eric Berry has completed cancer treatments, waiting on results http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article22361349.html#storylink=rss Chiefs coach Andy Reid said Eric Berry’s recovery from Hodgkin lymphoma continues to go well. “He’s going to get his big end-of-the-school (year) exam down here. He’s been through all the treatments, so now the doctor is going to sit down with him and go over exactly what the results of all that are,” Reid said Tuesday.

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Tue, 26 May 2015 14:49:38 CDT

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Chiefs tight end Demetrius Harris has additional foot surgery http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article22364862.html#storylink=rss Second-year tight end Demetrius Harris missed practice Tuesday while recovering from additional foot surgery, Chiefs coach Andy Reid said.

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Tue, 26 May 2015 15:26:57 CDT

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Ask Terez: Chiefs rookie camp, offensive line questions and more http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article21582834.html#storylink=rss Let’s jump right into this week’s “People’s Mailbag” with a little mood-setting music.

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Fri, 22 May 2015 00:00:00 CDT

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Hall of Fame exhibit, opening Friday, brings Chiefs and pro football history to Union Station http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/article21640248.html#storylink=rss The traveling exhibit “Gridiron Glory: The Best of the Pro Football Hall of Fame” includes objects of veneration to football lovers. A section of Chiefs memorabilia includes the Super Bowl IV trophy won in January 1970. The exhibit is opening one day earlier than previously announced and runs through Sept. 6.

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Thu, 21 May 2015 20:31:55 CDT

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Chiefs sign four players who participated in rookie minicamp http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article21409878.html#storylink=rss The Chiefs signed four players who participated in the annual rookie minicamp. They were running back Keshawn Hill, guard Melvin Meggs, center Daniel Munyer and offensive tackle Kelvin Palmer.

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Tue, 19 May 2015 16:43:23 CDT

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Photo gallery: Chiefs OTAs, May 27 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article22447131.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 27 May 2015 14:29:41 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article22447131.html Chiefs LB Derrick Johnson returns to practice http://www.kansascity.com/incoming/article22384725.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 27 May 2015 10:02:43 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/incoming/article22384725.html Chiefs release guard Ricky Henry, sign tight end Ryan Taylor http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article21587793.html#storylink=rss The Chiefs have released guard Ricky Henry and signed tight end Ryan Taylor, according to the NFL’s transactions report. Taylor, 27, is a former seventh-round pick of the Packers in 2011.

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Thu, 21 May 2015 13:59:47 CDT

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David Irving is grateful for opportunity to revive his football career with Chiefs http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article21316044.html#storylink=rss Defensive lineman David Irving was dismissed from the Iowa State football team in April 2014 and last played in a game nearly 18 months ago, but the Chiefs are willing to believe he wants to do better, and that effort started with the team’s rookie minicamp this weekend. “It was a blessing, honestly,” Irving said of his chance with the Chiefs.

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Mon, 18 May 2015 16:22:41 CDT

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Chiefs receiver Da’Rick Rogers reportedly reaches plea agreement in DUI case http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article21307071.html#storylink=rss Chiefs receiver Da’Rick Rogers reached a plea agreement in which he will serve one day in jail and six months of probation for driving under the influence, WISH-TV in Indianapolis reported Monday.

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Mon, 18 May 2015 15:31:55 CDT

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NFL rules say Chiefs rookies Marcus Peters, Steven Nelson will have to miss next offseason workouts http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article21308061.html#storylink=rss Monday’s final Chiefs rookie minicamp practice will be the last one for cornerbacks Marcus Peters and Steven Nelson — for a while, at least. They will miss all 10 of the Chiefs’ voluntary offseason workouts, because the NFL prohibits players from practicing with their new teams until their college’s academic calendar is complete.

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Mon, 18 May 2015 15:38:15 CDT

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Raw video from day three of the Chiefs’ rookie minicamp http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article21307671.html#storylink=rss The Chiefs’ annual rookie minicamp concluded on Monday, as 69 players from all over the nation tried to catch the eye of the team’s coaching staff on the field.

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Mon, 18 May 2015 15:34:53 CDT

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Photo gallery: Chiefs rookie minicamp. Day 3 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/chiefs-photos-videos/article21307311.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 18 May 2015 15:32:57 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/chiefs-photos-videos/article21307311.html Rookie Sage Harold trying to make the Chiefs’ roster at loaded position, outside linebacker http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article21260358.html#storylink=rss Shortly after he arrived in Kansas City as a priority free agent, Chiefs rookie outside linebacker Sage Harold found himself in the middle of a practice field, working on his pass-rush hand fighting with Tamba Hali.

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Sun, 17 May 2015 20:10:10 CDT

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Chiefs rookie tight end grapples with the long shadow of his father, pro wrestler Sting http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article21240468.html#storylink=rss It’s not unusual for fathers to cast a rather long shadow over their sons. That’s a notion that Steven Borden Jr., a tight end who is trying out for the Chiefs during their three-day rookie minicamp, is familiar with. His father is the professional wrestler Sting.

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Sun, 17 May 2015 15:06:20 CDT

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Former Chief Bobby Bell gets his biggest score yet: a college degree http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article21201822.html#storylink=rss A promise Bobby Bell made to his father decades ago was unfulfilled until Thursday, when he walked across a stage at the University of Minnesota to receive his degree in parks and recreation and leisure services.

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Sat, 16 May 2015 19:51:52 CDT

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Chiefs’ Mitch Morse is already readjusting to life as a center http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article21202326.html#storylink=rss It appears Chiefs’ second-round pick Mitch Morse is serious about proving he can be an NFL-caliber center.

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Sat, 16 May 2015 19:58:25 CDT By TEREZ A. PAYLOR

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Pittsburg State’s De’Vante Bausby’s quest begins with Chiefs minicamp http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article21198081.html#storylink=rss By the time the NFL Draft ended May 2, Pittsburg State cornerback De’Vante Bausby had already heard from a handful of teams — including the Chiefs and 49ers — who were interested in landing him as a priority free agent. But it didn't take him long to decide where he wanted to sign.

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Sat, 16 May 2015 19:28:24 CDT

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Complete list of players present at the Chiefs' rookie minicamp http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article21170919.html#storylink=rss The Chiefs' three-day rookie minicamp begins Saturday at their Arrowhead Stadium practice facility. Here’s a complete list of players present, with jersey numbers and team status (draft pick, priority free agent, reserve-futures or tryout).

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Sat, 16 May 2015 12:54:43 CDT

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