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Chiefs-Texans to open NFL season on Thursday night

Sep. 9, 2020 2:55 PM EDT

HOUSTON (11-7) at KANSAS CITY (15-4) Thursday, 8:20 p.m. ET, NBC OPENING LINE — Chiefs by 9 SERIES RECORD — Chiefs lead 7-5 LAST MEETING — Chiefs beat Texans 51-31 on Jan. 12 at Arrowhead Stadium in the AFC divisional playoffs TEXANS OFFENSE — OVERALL (13), RUSH (9), PASS (15). TEXANS...

Chiefs have pieces in place to defend Super Bowl title

Sep. 8, 2020 3:02 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY CHIEFS (15-4) New faces: DE Taco Charlton, CB Antonio Hamilton, LB Darius Harris, P Tyler Newsome, OG Kelechi Osemele, OT Mike Remmers, TE Ricky Seals-Jones, FS Tedric Thompson, RB DeAndre Washington. Key losses: TE Blake Bell, CBs Kendall Fuller and Morris Claiborne, RBs LeSean McCoy and Spencer...

FILE - Then-Kansas City Chiefs punter Dustin Colquitt (2) punts the ball during the first half of the NFL Super Bowl 54 football game Sunday, Feb. 2, 2020, in Miami Gardens, Fla. Pittsburgh signed Colquitt on Monday, Sept. 7, 2020, and he will be in uniform when the Steelers open at the New York Giants on Sept. 14. It was the highest-profile of a series of roster moves Pittsburgh made in hopes of chasing down defending AFC North champion Baltimore.(AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

Punter Colquitt's resume too good for Steelers to pass up

Sep. 8, 2020 2:01 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers couldn't ignore Dustin Colquitt's resume. The longtime Kansas City punter has seen a little of everything during his 15 years kicking for the Super Bowl champion Chiefs. And it's that experience that led to the Steelers cutting Jordan Berry to make room for...

FILE - In this Dec. 22, 2019, file photo, Atlanta Falcons running back Devonta Freeman (24) runs against the Jacksonville Jaguars during the second half of an NFL football game in Atlanta. Freeman is still unsigned as Week 1 of the NFL season begins. (AP Photo/Danny Karnik, File)

Freeman, Miller, Thomas among big NFL names still unsigned

Sep. 7, 2020 5:15 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Roster cuts were made and practice squads filled out around the NFL during what's always a busy weekend on the league's waiver wire. Several familiar names and players on roster bubbles took turns on the unemployment line — with some finding new jobs. As teams now turn their focus to...

FILE - In this Feb. 2, 2020, file photo, Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) passes against the San Francisco 49ers during the first half of the NFL Super Bowl 54 football game in Miami Gardens, Fla. The Chiefs made sure they will have Super Bowl MVP Mahomes around as long as possible. Mahomes agreed to a 10-year extension worth $503 million, according to his agency, Steinberg Sports. The deal is worth $477 million in guarantee mechanisms and includes a no-trade clause and opt-out clauses if guarantee mechanisms are not met. It is the richest contract in professional sports history, surpassing Mike Trout’s $426.5 million deal with the Los Angeles Angels. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

Mahomes knows risk, feels safe in return to Chiefs' facility

Jul. 25, 2020 1:49 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes was on every call involving the NFL Players Association and took a significant role in putting in place the return-to-play protocols for training camp. So while he acknowledges “some risk” in returning to the team facility...