Tight coverage by cornerbacks such as Hall of Famer Emmitt Thomas (right) has provided Chiefs pass rushers with more time to get to the quarterback.
Tight coverage by cornerbacks such as Hall of Famer Emmitt Thomas (right) has provided Chiefs pass rushers with more time to get to the quarterback. Lou Witt 1970 file photo
Tight coverage by cornerbacks such as Hall of Famer Emmitt Thomas (right) has provided Chiefs pass rushers with more time to get to the quarterback. Lou Witt 1970 file photo

Kansas City Chiefs’ history shows cornerbacks contribute to great pass rush

August 23, 2014 1:00 PM