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Underdog Vandy seeks to beat Tennessee for 4th straight time

Nov. 29, 2019 12:11 PM EST

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vanderbilt wants to salvage something from a disappointing season by continuing its recent mastery of Tennessee. The Commodores (3-8, 1-6 SEC) will be seeking a fourth straight victory over Tennessee (6-5, 4-3) when they visit Neyland Stadium on Saturday. Vanderbilt’s recent...

Tennessee aiming to avoid repeat of last season’s finish

Nov. 14, 2019 1:19 PM EST

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee enters its final two games of the regular season in the same situation it faced last year. The Volunteers hope the similarities end there. Tennessee (5-5, 3-3 SEC) has won three straight games and needs one more victory to become bowl eligible for the first time since...

Chiefs activate backup QB Chad Henne for Vikings game

Nov. 2, 2019 2:40 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs have activated backup quarterback Chad Henne from injured reserve, giving them another option against the Minnesota Vikings if Patrick Mahomes is unable to play Sunday. Mahomes dislocated his kneecap two weeks ago in Denver and is listed as questionable. He missed last...

Mahomes listed as questionable for Chiefs' game vs Vikings

Nov. 1, 2019 5:53 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes is questionable against the Minnesota Vikings, raising the possibility the league MVP could return after missing just one game to a dislocated kneecap. Mahomes practiced on a limited basis throughout the week, just as he did last week. But rather...

Chiefs rule league MVP Mahomes out for game vs Packers

Oct. 25, 2019 4:46 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs have ruled quarterback Patrick Mahomes out for Sunday night's showdown against the Green Bay Packers because of his dislocated right kneecap. Mahomes, who hurt his knee last Thursday night in Denver, was a limited participant in practice all week. The Chiefs...

Packers-Chiefs remains showdown of division leaders

Oct. 25, 2019 3:50 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — It was supposed to be a Sunday night celebration of two of the NFL's storied franchises, the Green Bay Packers and Kansas City Chiefs, teams that played in the first Super Bowl and each led these days by transcendent quarterbacks. That last part was thrown for a loop last week....

Chiefs hopeful Mahomes could return sooner from knee injury

Oct. 23, 2019 6:23 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs coach Andy Reid was unwilling to rule out quarterback Patrick Mahomes from their upcoming game against Green Bay, even though it's been less than a week since the reigning league MVP dislocated his kneecap in a victory in Denver. Regardless of whether he plays Sunday night,...

Chiefs' Mahomes begins knee rehab as game week begins

Oct. 21, 2019 1:57 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes was back in the Kansas City Chiefs' practice facility Monday, going through some extensive pool therapy and other rehabilitation exercises on his injured right knee. That alone was a good sign for the reigning league MVP. Mahomes dislocated the patella in the knee...

AP Source: Chiefs QB Mahomes expected to miss 4-6 weeks

Oct. 18, 2019 6:43 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes escaped significant ligament damage when he dislocated his right kneecap and there is optimism the reigning NFL MVP could be back on the field in about a month. Mahomes had an MRI exam Friday that showed the ligaments were intact, a person familiar...