<![CDATA[Red Zone: Sports Columns & Blogs | KansasCity.com &]]> http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/ en-us Tue, 22 Dec 2015 19:02:37 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Tue, 22 Dec 2015 19:02:37 CST Red Zone 60 interactive-ops@herald-leader.com Kyle Love sees similarities between Panthers and Chiefs http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article57664593.html#storylink=rss Carolina defensive tackle spent time with Chiefs in 2013 and 2014

Says Panthers’ locker room is close, like Kansas City’s

Love also enjoyed playing for Andy Reid

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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 21:13:22 CST

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Chiefs’ Travis Kelce promotes financial literacy during visit to Turner High School http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article57605623.html#storylink=rss The Kansas City tight end spoke to 50 students on Jan. 19

The event happened a week before his $46 million extension

Kansas State Treasurer Ron Estes was also in attendance

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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 13:06:03 CST

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Chiefs maintain ‘solid dialogue’ with pending free agent Jaye Howard http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article57599758.html#storylink=rss The 27-year-old defensive lineman had a breakout year, notching 5 1/2 sacks

Contract extension talks began in November, remains a “fluid” situation

Chiefs might have to choose between Howard and Dontari Poe

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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 12:00:26 CST

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NFL playoff schedule and TV information http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article52890845.html#storylink=rss Here is the schedule for the NFL playoffs and TV information

The Chiefs will play next at New England (3:35 p.m. Saturday on CBS)

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Sun, 03 Jan 2016 22:49:06 CST

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It’ll be Chief vs. Chiefs at the Pro Bowl http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article57030038.html#storylink=rss The Pro Bowl draft was held Wednesday

Of the five Chiefs players in Sunday’s game, one is on Michael Irvin’s team

Four others, along with coach Andy Reid, are on Jerry Rice’s team

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Thu, 28 Jan 2016 11:23:59 CST

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New Chiefs podcast: Free agency breakdown and season-ending awards http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article56627233.html#storylink=rss Will Derrick Johnson and others return?

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Tue, 26 Jan 2016 11:21:39 CST

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A look at the Chiefs’ five biggest needs heading into the 2016 season http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article56066360.html#storylink=rss Offensive tackle heads the list

Interior defensive line is next

Followed by corner, receiver and kick return

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Fri, 22 Jan 2016 11:55:10 CST

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Chiefs Blitz: Q&A about 27-20 divisional-round playoff loss at New England http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article55146490.html#storylink=rss The Star’s Terez Paylor answers five questions posed by Chiefs fans on Twitter

The number of the week is 50 — Alex Smith’s franchise-record for passes attempted in a postseason game

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Chiefs notebook: There were two key turning points in AFC playoff loss http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article55148070.html#storylink=rss Knile Davis fumble ends promising drive

Chiefs waste Frankie Hammond Jr.’s 19-yard punt return

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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 22:23:09 CST

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Game report: Patriots 27, Chiefs 20 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article55135540.html#storylink=rss The key plays, stats and grades from the Chiefs’ 27-20 loss to New England

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was the player of the game

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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 20:43:06 CST

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Guest commentary: Patriots get back to looking like they usually do in January http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article55134365.html#storylink=rss Week of uncertainty in New England ends with Pats back in AFC title game

The 1970s Raiders are the only other NFL team to reach five consecutive conference championships

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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 20:35:34 CST

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Halftime observations: Patriots 14, Chiefs 6 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article55099295.html#storylink=rss Five thoughts from the Chiefs’ AFC divisional-round playoff game against New England

Kansas City trails 14-6 at halftime

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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 17:09:24 CST

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Chiefs’ Jeremy Maclin, Pats’ Rob Gronkowski set to play http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article55076645.html#storylink=rss Chiefs, Patriots stars set to play Saturday in AFC Divisional Playoff game

Maclin has an ankle sprain, Gronkowski has knee, back injuries

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Sat, 16 Jan 2016 15:00:44 CST

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Jackson County Sheriff’s Office showing its support for the Chiefs http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article55005510.html#storylink=rss Sheriff Mike Sharp is letting a splash of red work its way into the officers’ uniforms

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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 20:07:21 CST

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Five major keys to a Chiefs win over the Patriots http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article54984630.html#storylink=rss There are some areas that the Chiefs can focus on to stop New England

The teams play and AFC Divisional Playoff game Saturday at 3:35 p.m. on CBS (Ch. 5)

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Fri, 15 Jan 2016 18:30:22 CST

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Secondary ticket market shows seat at Chiefs-Patriots game will cost more than $200 http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article54726460.html#storylink=rss Priceline.com, TiqIQ.com and Vividseats.com each have a breakdown of costs for the AFC Divisional Game

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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 15:09:09 CST

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Chiefs sign receiver Kashif Moore to reserve-futures deal http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article58353868.html#storylink=rss Moore, 5 feet 9, 180 pounds, played college ball at Connecticut

He has not played in an NFL game

He has spent time with the Steelers, Bengals, Texans, Colts and Chargers

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Wed, 03 Feb 2016 23:03:37 CST

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Chiefs sign defensive back Deveron Carr to reserve-futures contract http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article54761135.html#storylink=rss He is the eighth player Chiefs have added this offseason on reserve-futures contract

Carr has spent time with Washington, Indianapolis

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Thu, 14 Jan 2016 17:08:30 CST

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As Chiefs’ Dave Toub knew, TD on opening kickoff didn’t guarantee victory http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article54501775.html#storylink=rss Knile Davis returned opening kickoff for a touchdown against the Texans on Saturday

Special-teams coach saw same thing in Super Bowl XLI with Bears, and his team lost

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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 14:04:29 CST

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Jeremy Maclin remains on Chiefs’ practice sideline Wednesday http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article54554090.html#storylink=rss Chiefs wide receiver sits out at practice Wednesday

Others out include Tamba Hali, Spencer Ware, Mitch Morse and Laurent Duvernay-Tardif

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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 17:38:28 CST

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Doug Pederson says he can separate roles of Chiefs coach, Eagles job candidate http://www.kansascity.com/sports/nfl/kansas-city-chiefs/article54556710.html#storylink=rss Chiefs offensive coordinator interviewed for Eagles’ head coaching job Sunday

He joined the Chiefs staff with Andy Reid from Philadelphia in 2013

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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 17:46:32 CST

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Chiefs sign defensive back to reserve-futures deal http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article54559740.html#storylink=rss Chiefs sign Keith Lewis out of Virginia-Lynchburg

Lewis is the seventh reserve-futures player they’ve signed

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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 17:54:52 CST

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Chiefs’ Daniel Sorensen went from undrafted to special teams captain http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article54535965.html#storylink=rss Andy Reid handles captains different than other coaches

Sorensen thrilled to earn the honor

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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 16:36:10 CST

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Harris did not play college football

Harris looks forward to developing as a player

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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 16:35:25 CST

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Game conditions Saturday should present bigger challenge for Chiefs, Cairo Santos http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article54513540.html#storylink=rss Chiefs’ kickers had a big game against Texans with the roof closed

Rain is expected to fall on the Chiefs-Patriots playoff game Saturday

Kicker Santos practices with laces out and with wet footballs

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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 15:03:37 CST

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Download our Chiefs-Patriots playoff preview podcast http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article54321575.html#storylink=rss The Star’s Terez Paylor, Sam Mellinger and Vahe Gregorian discuss the matchup and more

Even Andy McCullough stops by to talk football, one more time, before leaving for L.A.

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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 15:13:20 CST

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Chiefs receiver Jeremy Maclin has a ‘mild’ high ankle sprain http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article54301465.html#storylink=rss Maclin was originally feared to have a knee injury

Five other key Chiefs won’t practice Tuesday

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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 13:32:16 CST

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Bill Belichick: ‘It’s a privilege to be playing the Chiefs’ http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article54273270.html#storylink=rss Patriots coach expresses admiration for Chiefs founder Lamar Hunt

Winner of Saturday’s game will play for trophy with Hunt’s name on it

Patriots are last original AFL team Chiefs had yet to play in postseason

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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 10:49:00 CST

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Bill Belichick has a black eye, but he’s not saying how it happened http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/red-zone/article54284700.html#storylink=rss Patriots coach sported a shiner during news conference Tuesday

He says he’ll put himself on the injury report if the league requires it

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Tue, 12 Jan 2016 12:00:34 CST

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