Seven hundred and sixty three days separate our current reality from the last time the Chiefs lost an AFC West game, an absurd stretch of time that includes two division titles but never a game quite like this.
What the FBI has so far is essentially the plot to a movie that’s more than 20 years old. But instead of focusing on which coaches or programs are in trouble for following the incentives the industry has in place, let’s think about how to make the whole thing a little better.
Kansas City Star sports columnist Sam Mellinger answers your questions. Are Chiefs still good? What’s your All-Time Royals team? KU-MU? Kid won’t sleep? Vermes to USMNT? Also: what’s up with Bob Sutton? What’s the bigger Chiefs concern: the offensive line, or the run defense? Can they beat the Steelers?
The Kansas men’s basketball coach’s reasons for playing are about even more than charity. And Bill Self’s reasons for not doing it again are about more than basketball. If you’ve been awaiting a real KU-MU game, you’ll have to keep waiting.
So, is Alex Smith the GOAT now? What’s about to go horribly, terribly, heartbreakingly wrong here? Why is everyone so hurt? Alex is going to be back next year now huh? Why do all the local college football teams stink?
The Royals star will be a free agent, and his decision will impact how the organization looks for years. It will influence how and whether they pursue other free agents, as well as how serious KC is about competing in 2018.
Will the KC Chiefs be in the Super Bowl? Can they stop Deshaun Watson? Should the Royals rebuild? Where are the best nachos? What’s something happy to talk about? Why do we have to wait until after the season to give Alex Smith his MVP award?