<![CDATA[Kansas City Chiefs Schedule, Roster & News | KansasCity.com &]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/ en-us Tue, 12 Jan 2016 15:48:14 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Tue, 12 Jan 2016 15:48:14 CST Chiefs 60 interactive-ops@herald-leader.com West Alabama coach explains decision to accept Tyreek Hill, says multiple NFL teams were interested http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article75250462.html#storylink=rss Coach says initial reaction was “no” after seeing incident report

He says multiple Chiefs scouts, 20 NFL teams visited the school

Hill transferred to West Alabama after pleading guilty to domestic abuse

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Mon, 02 May 2016 21:46:37 CDT

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Chiefs exercise fifth-year option on left tackle Eric Fisher http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article75134642.html#storylink=rss Fisher’s salary in 2017 should approach $12 million

Chiefs can lower that number by agreeing to an extension with the left tackle

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Mon, 02 May 2016 12:38:03 CDT

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Chiefs reach agreements with several undrafted free agents http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article75059567.html#storylink=rss Chiefs also invite a number of players to the team’s rookie minicamp

Team also has until today to execute fifth-year option on tackle Eric Fisher

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Sun, 01 May 2016 20:10:34 CDT

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Get 24/7 Chiefs updates on your mobile device with our free Red Zone Extra app http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article28700575.html#storylink=rss If you liked TRUE BLUE for Royals news, you’ll love RED ZONE EXTRA, our new free Chiefs app packed with news, features, photos, video and more that’s available for both iOS and Android devices.

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Chiefs defend decision to draft Tyreek Hill, insist they did their due diligence http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article74977737.html#storylink=rss Chiefs say they didn’t take lightly a decision to draft Hill, who pleaded guilty to domestic violence in Aug. 2015

Hill says he’s sorry, is grateful the Chiefs selected him

When asked why it was worth the PR backlash, Reid said there is a “human element to it”

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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 22:51:54 CDT

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Grading the 2016 NFL Draft http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article74954377.html#storylink=rss The Chiefs get a C for this year’s draft

Denver, Oakland and San Diego all get an A for their picks

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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 20:00:55 CDT

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The Chiefs, who brag about their character, draft a man who choked his pregnant girlfriend http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/sam-mellinger/article74976132.html#storylink=rss Tyreek Hill pleaded guilty as part of a plea agreement after his pregnant girlfriend walked into an emergency room

He allegedly punched her in the face and stomach; later signed guilty plea that says he choked her

The Chiefs claim comfort in their vetting process, and are asking for trust

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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 22:30:49 CDT

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With the draft over, time to look forward for the Chiefs — good and bad http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/sam-mellinger/article74902407.html#storylink=rss Their draft class is heavy on depth, but light on obvious immediate impact

With different circumstances, the Chiefs may have drafted QB Paxton Lynch in the first round

What remains true is that the Chiefs will succeed or fail in 2016 based on the players fans already know

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Chiefs address offensive line, cornerback and receiver with their fourth-round picks http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article74903532.html#storylink=rss Chiefs get Cincinnati tackle Parker Ehringer, Minnesota cornerback Eric Murray and Florida receiver DeMarcus Murray

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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 15:42:28 CDT

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Chiefs’ sixth-round pick (No. 178): CB D.J. White, Georgia Tech http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article74914372.html#storylink=rss The Chiefs have drafted three cornerbacks in the last two days

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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 16:52:20 CDT

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Chiefs’ sixth-round pick (No. 203): OLB Dadi Nicolas, Virginia Tech http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article74915912.html#storylink=rss Nicolas played defensive tackle/defensive end for the Hokies

He was an undersized lineman in college, but figures to play outside linebacker for the Chiefs

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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 17:02:57 CDT

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Chiefs fifth-round pick (No. 162): QB Kevin Hogan, Stanford http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article74895922.html#storylink=rss After losing backup Chase Daniel, the Chiefs needed a QB

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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 15:04:06 CDT

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Chiefs landed a real character in hulking defensive lineman Chris Jones http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article74831812.html#storylink=rss A jovial Mississippi native, he could be the steal of the draft

Modeling game after Houston’s J.J. Watt, he says “sky’s the limit”

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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 22:43:49 CDT

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Chiefs fifth-round (No. 165) pick: WR Tyreek Hill, West Alabama http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article74904212.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 30 Apr 2016 15:48:18 CDT

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Chiefs fourth-round pick (No. 126): WR Demarcus Robinson, Florida http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article74880982.html#storylink=rss Robinson was suspended or benched multiple times with the Gators

He adds athleticism and playmaking ability at a position of need to the Chiefs

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Sat, 30 Apr 2016 13:10:59 CDT

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Chiefs fourth-round (No. 105) pick: G Parker Ehinger, Cincinnati http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article74873627.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 30 Apr 2016 12:02:28 CDT

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Chiefs fourth-round (No. 106) pick: CB Eric Murray, Minnesota http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article74874007.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 30 Apr 2016 12:07:24 CDT

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Chiefs’ second pick of draft, KeiVarae Russell of Notre Dame, is grateful for chance http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article74829872.html#storylink=rss Cornerback overcame a lot at home, then with Irish, to reach this point

Excitement of draft day past, he looks forward to working with Marcus Peters

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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 22:30:55 CDT

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Chiefs’ day-two NFL draft picks: DT Chris Jones and CB KeiVarae Russell http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article74825682.html#storylink=rss Jones is from Mississippi State; Russell from Notre Dame

Chiefs traded down to get Russell in third round after taking Jones in second

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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 22:09:56 CDT

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Chiefs chairman Clark Hunt weighs in on first-round trade, other NFL draft topics http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article74785752.html#storylink=rss Hunt says he was OK with trading down, losing third-round pick wasn’t a factor

Club also considered trading up, wouldn’t say if Paxton Lynch was a target

Hunt, Chiefs will support a bid to bring the NFL Draft to Kansas City

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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 19:15:47 CDT

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The Chiefs turned the NFL Draft into the feeling of being stood up on a first date http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/sam-mellinger/article74606812.html#storylink=rss When you think about it, nobody really knows anything certain about the NFL Draft

All we can do is evaluate the thought process and track record of those making the decisions

On both those points, the Chiefs’ current leadership group stands up well

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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:51:06 CDT

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Ten players available for the Chiefs in the second round http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article74679787.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:27:35 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article74679787.html Chiefs take defensive tackle Chris Jones in NFL draft second round, trade down for more picks http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article74778212.html#storylink=rss Jones declared for draft after starting his junior season

Chiefs trade other second-round pick for a third and a fourth

KC takes Notre Dame cornerback KeiVarae Russell in third round

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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:46:08 CDT

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The Star’s NFL Draft Tracker: Rounds two and three complete, Chiefs make two picks http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article74758032.html#storylink=rss NFL Draft’s second, third rounds are tonight

The final four rounds will take place on Saturday

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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 17:34:39 CDT

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By trading top pick, Chiefs helped fill a void http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/vahe-gregorian/article74609437.html#storylink=rss The Chiefs traded their first- and seventh-round NFL Draft picks for the 49ers second-, fourth- and sixth-round picks

It was anticlimactic to not have a first-round pick, but GM John Dorsey believes the “sweet spot” of the draft is in the acquired picks

Dorsey said the move was not in response to forfeiting their third-round pick, but it’s hard to believe that wasn’t factor

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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 00:21:00 CDT

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Chiefs GM says Denver drafting Paxton Lynch did not influence his decision to trade first-round pick http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article74684517.html#storylink=rss Chiefs hosted quarterback on a predraft visit

They also held a formal interview with Lynch at combine

Broncos surrendered a third-round pick to trade up for Lynch

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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:40:02 CDT

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Chiefs’ John Dorsey was surprised Myles Jack wasn’t a first-rounder http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article74678802.html#storylink=rss Dorsey said Jack is a “wonderful player on the field”

Jack has a degenerative knee issue that scared off teams

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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:17:45 CDT

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Dontari Poe talks about being stronger http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article73020582.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:18:47 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article73020582.html Chiefs trade out of first round, get second-, fourth-, sixth-round picks from San Francisco http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article74595927.html#storylink=rss KC gives up its Thursday selection but gets big haul in return

Niners use Chiefs’ No. 28 pick to take guard from Stanford

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Thu, 28 Apr 2016 22:30:50 CDT

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Chiefs trade out of first round for a sixth time http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article74607932.html#storylink=rss Chiefs obtained quarterbacks Joe Montana, Trent Green by surrendering first round picks

Six times Chiefs have traded out of the first round

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Fri, 29 Apr 2016 00:02:12 CDT

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