WASHINGTON (AP) – Two people with direct knowledge of the trade say the Kansas City Chiefs have agreed to deal quarterback Alex Smith to the Washington Redskins. The people spoke to The Associated Press on Tuesday night on condition of anonymity because the move can’t be completed until the start of the new league year […]
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – The Chiefs have announced the retirement of assistant head coach Brad Childress and promoted Mike Kafka to quarterbacks coach as part of a series of changes to coach Andy Reid’s staff. The 61-year-old Childress was head coach of the Minnesota Vikings from 2006-10. He first worked in the NFL as […]
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) – The Chicago Bears have hired Kansas City Chiefs offensive coordinator Matt Nagy as their new head coach, hoping he can help lift a foundering NFL franchise emerge from one of its worst runs in history. The Bears announced the move Monday, a week after firing coach John Fox. The Bears […]
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Marcus Mariota did everything he could to help the Titans advance in the playoffs, throwing a crazy touchdown pass to himself , running for crucial first downs and providing the kind of spark that Tennessee needed to rally from a 21-3 halftime hole. Heck, he even threw a crucial block […]
Listen as the ‘Voice of the Chiefs’ Mitch Holthus recaps last week’s win over AFC West rival Denver and previews Saturaday’s playoff game with Tennessee. The Holthus Hotline airs Saturday at 6:30 a.m. during the Chiefs season.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs have placed cornerback Phillip Gaines on injured reserve, possibly ending his time in Kansas City, and signed defensive tackle Stefan Charles ahead of their playoff game against Tennessee. The Chiefs announced the moves Wednesday. Gaines dislocated his elbow in last weekend’s game against Denver. The former third-round pick’s […]
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs put wide receiver De’Anthony Thomas and running back Akeem Hunt on injured reserve and added wide receiver Marcus Kemp and running back C.J. Spiller to the roster on Tuesday. Kansas City is preparing for its AFC wild-card playoff game against Tennessee on Saturday. Thomas broke his leg during […]
DENVER (AP) — Patrick Mahomes II made both his first NFL start and his first NFL relief appearance a success. After handing off a two-touchdown lead midway through the fourth quarter in his spectacular NFL debut, the rookie first-round QB returned to rescue the Kansas City Chiefs , driving them 67 yards in 11 plays […]
Listen as the ‘Voice of the Chiefs’ Mitch Holthus recaps last week’s win over the Miami Dolphins and previews Sunday’s game at Denver. The Holthus Hotline airs Saturday at 6:30 a.m. during the Chiefs season.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — First-round draft pick Patrick Mahomes II will make his NFL debut at quarterback for the Kansas City Chiefs when they play an otherwise meaningless game against the Denver Broncos on Sunday. Chiefs coach Andy Reid said Wednesday that the former Texas Tech star would start in Denver. The Chiefs locked […]
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Andy Reid addressed the Kansas City Chiefs in a jubilant locker room dressed from head-to-toe in a Santa Claus suit, which not only fit him perfectly but was also perfectly fitting. The Chiefs had just given their fans quite a present. Alex Smith threw for 304 yards and a touchdown […]
Listen as the ‘Voice of the Chiefs’ Mitch Holthus recaps last week’s big AFC West win over San Diego and previews Sunday’s game with the Dolphins. The Holthus Hotline airs Saturday at 6:30 a.m. during the Chiefs season.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers lead the NFL in one category this season: most Pro Bowl players. Antonio Brown, Le’Veon Bell and Ben Roethlisberger are among eight Steelers selected for the all-star game. They will be joined on Jan. 28 in Orlando, Florida, by tackle Alejandro Villanueva, guard David DeCastro, center Maurkice Pouncey, […]