The Wichita Eagle
Recap: Denver vs. Kansas City
Alex Smith did all he could to keep the injury-riddled Kansas City defense off the field in the second half, but Manning tossed three touchdown passes in the first 30 minutes and Denver held off the Chiefs, 24-17, on Sunday afternoon. The Chiefs , who held a 43-15 advantage in plays run and held the ball for 20:54 in the second half, regained possession at their own 34-yard line with 3:20 remaining after Brandon McManus booted a 20-yard field goal to give Denver a 24-17 advantage.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
5 Kansas City Chiefs Players Destined To Fail In Week 2
The Kansas City Chiefs did not look like a team who made the playoffs just a season ago in their Week 1 opener against the Tennessee Titans, who dissected the Chiefs' biggest strength: their defense. The Denver Broncos are not a particularly good matchup for Kansas City in Week 2, as Peyton Manning is still the No.
The Daily News
Titans Buying What New Coaches Selling
NASHVILLE The Tennessee Titans did what few believed they could do when they went into Kansas City and dominated the Chiefs on Sunday. And while one win is hardly enough for Titans fans to start making Super Bowl reservations, there is the sense that something is vastly different about this organization from the past few years.
Kansas City Chiefs: Previewing the Denver game
A promising roster of superstar talent surrounded by mediocre talent makes for an interesting mix of guys in Kansas City. This team will probably send numerous guys to the Pro Bowl once again this year, yet finds themselves 0-1.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Targets and Red Zone Targets
The Maverick has allowed all of us into his play book with some insight on targets, red zone targets, and who to watch for based on Week 1 statistics: "Week one is complete. We have a new perspective on many different players.
Emmanuel Sanders re-visits that time the Chiefs almost signed him in free agency
Remember that time the Chiefs were about to sign free agent WR Emmanuel Sanders before he signed with Denver? Ah, the memories... The striking thing about the Kansas City Chiefs Week 1 game against the Tennessee Titans is the quality of receiver play for the Chiefs. As in, it wasn't very good.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Three Kansas City Chiefs who need more playing time vs. the Denver Broncos
Maybe a better title to this article would be "Why not, Andy Reid?" Because that's the question I have for the Chiefs fearless leader. Let me make something abundantly clear before I get started.
Kansas City Chiefs vs. Denver Broncos: Breaking Down Kansas City's Game Plan
After a frustrating first week to open up the 2014 season, the Kansas City Chiefs are ready to put that game behind. But are they ready for what's ahead in the Denver Broncos ? The Chiefs have never defeated the Broncos since quarterback Peyton Manning signed with the team.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
John "The Undertaker" Dorsey
Why is it that when a magical season occurs for our Chiefs , the next one seems to be a painful one in more ways than one? The campaigns of 1996, 2004 and 2011 come to mind. Barring a turnaround that only the overly hopeful foresee, it is looking like 2014 will be added to the list.
Three Jeers: Jamaal Charles Usage Wasn't Sunday's Only Mishap
Aug 7, 2014; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles escapes the tackle of Cincinnati Bengals middle linebacker Rey Maualuga and defensive end Wallace Gilberry in the first half at Arrowhead Stadium. Mandatory Credit: John Rieger-USA TODAY Sports If I told you before Sunday's game the Chiefs would attempt to give the ball to Jamaal Charles fewer times than Donnie Avery , what would you have said? Andy Reid made it a point to get the ball to Avery yesterday, and it resulted many times in negative things.
Sun Sep 07, 2014
Kansas City Chiefs Not Done After Disastrous Week 1
Sunday afternoon was an unexpected disaster for the Kansas City Chiefs . The team lost in ugly fashion at home to the Tennessee Titans in what was supposed to be one of Kansas City's winnable early games.
Chiefs paying Smith to be better than this
When boiled to its essence, the Kansas City Chiefs recently gave a contract extension to quarterback Alex Smith because of the things he has done exceedingly well. Those are winning games and protecting the ball .
Chiefs to see familiar faces return in season opener
The first inkling Dexter McCluster had that Ryan Succop was joining him in Tennessee came from a posting on Instagram. McCluster didn't know anything for certain until he walked into a meeting.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Silver And Black Pride
Know the Enemy Daily Links 9/5: Wes Welker's suspension could be...
Watch the conversation unfold in real time as Bolts from the Blue and Revenge of the Birds preview the upcoming season-opening matchup between the San Diego Chargers and the Arizona Cardinals . The Chargers open up with the late game on Monday night , and here are some match-ups that could be a heavy factor in deciding the winner.
The Las Vegas Sun
Week 1 NFL picks and game of the week for the Sun's handicapping contest
Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Donnie Avery stretches but cannot reach a pass during the first half of an NFL preseason football game against the Minnesota Vikings in Kansas City, Mo., Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014. The Kansas City Chiefs went from Las Vegas' biggest sleeper at this time last year to just plain asleep in the minds of bettors going into the 2014 NFL season.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
5 ex-Chiefs back at Arrowhead Stadium with Titans
It'll be a reunion Sunday at Arrowhead Stadium. The Tennessee Titans are visiting Kansas City in what amounts to a homecoming for wide receiver Dexter McCluster, kicker Ryan Succop and a slew of other former Chiefs players.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
The Wichita Eagle
Chiefs are counting on wide receiver Donnie Avery
Wide receiver Donnie Avery flashed his big-play ability early in his first season with the Chiefs, and he showed it in the postseason.
2014 Chiefs: Eight 64 Million Dollar Questions
Now that the off-season has officially ended and the Chiefs are in the midst of their first regular season game week preparations for 2014, there are eight important 64 Million Dollar Questions - not thousands, that went out last century - that they'll be facing.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Kansas City Chiefs 2014 Virtual Program: Depth Chart Analysis, X-Factors & More
The 2014 preseason and training camps are finally complete, and all 32 NFL teams have trimmed their rosters to 53 players.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Highlighting Kansas City Chiefs' Best Preseason Performers so Far
Skill position players are standing out for the Kansas City Chiefs this preseason.