Latest Kansas City Chiefs News

Jets take notice of Hardman's plea to Chiefs during the season to 'come get me'

Feb. 28, 2024 19:04 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jets general manager Joe Douglas says the team took notice of Super Bowl star Mecole Hardman saying on a podcast he told the Kansas City Chiefs to “come get me” while he was disgruntled in New York earlier this season. “I’ll just say those comments...

Chiefs owner gets 'F-minus' grade from NFLPA, says team needs to improve facilities

Feb. 28, 2024 15:36 PM EST

Chiefs owner Clark Hunt admitted Wednesday the Super Bowl champions are overdue for renovations to their practice facilities after the NFL Players Association's annual report card graded Kansas City the second-worst team in the league overall. Hunt had just unveiled plans for an $800...

Chiefs plan a $800 million renovation to Arrowhead Stadium after the 2026 World Cup

Feb. 28, 2024 15:35 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs are planning an $800 million renovation to Arrowhead Stadium, the third-oldest stadium in the NFL, that would begin after the team plays host to games for the 2026 World Cup and take about four years to complete. The project is...

Kirk Cousins and Chris Jones head an NFL free agents list filled with star-quality players

Feb. 28, 2024 15:00 PM EST

Need a Pro Bowl quarterback, an All-Pro defensive lineman or a future Hall of Fame wide receiver? NFL teams could find one of these guys and plenty more star-quality players when the free agency period begins on March 13. Kirk Cousins, Chris Jones and Mike Evans are among the best...

Chiefs are releasing wide receiver Marquez Valdes-Scantling to save salary cap space, AP source says

Feb. 28, 2024 11:04 AM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs are releasing wide receiver Marquez Valdes-Scantling, a person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press on Wednesday, giving the Super Bowl champions some much-needed salary cap flexibility. The person spoke to the AP on...

Chiefs mulling whether to use franchise tag on Chris Jones or L’Jarius Sneed as deadline nears

Feb. 27, 2024 18:54 PM EST

The Kansas City Chiefs are weighing whether to use the franchise tag on All-Pro defensive tackle Chris Jones or star cornerback L'Jarius Sneed, though general manager Brett Veach said Tuesday he is hopeful both will be back next season. The two stalwarts of the Chiefs' Super...

Chiefs coach Andy Reid expresses sorrow over parade shooting, offers hope to avoid future tragedies

Feb. 27, 2024 17:03 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kansas City Chiefs coach Andy Reid walked to the podium Tuesday with a message that resonated beyond the football world. He paid tribute to Lisa Lopez-Galvan, who was killed two weeks ago at the city's Super Bowl celebration, and he asked Americans to find ways...

Eric Beiniemy expected to join UCLA as associate head coach, offensive coordinator, AP sources say

Feb. 24, 2024 20:38 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Eric Bieniemy is on the verge of returning home for his next job. The former Kansas City Chiefs and Washington Commanders offensive coordinator is expected to become UCLA's associate head coach and offensive coordinator, two people familiar with the situation...

Chiefs sign punter Matt Araiza, who was dropped from lawsuit in December after alleged rape

Feb. 22, 2024 21:02 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs are signing punter Matt Araiza, who was dropped from a lawsuit in December that had been filed by a woman who alleged she was raped by San Diego State football players in 2021. The signing was announced by Araiza's agent, Joe Linta,...

Mississippi grand jury decides not to indict ex-NFL player Jerrell Powe on kidnapping charge

Feb. 20, 2024 17:22 PM EST

RIDGELAND, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi grand jury has decided not to indict former NFL player Jerrell Powe months after he was arrested on a kidnapping charge in 2023, his attorney said. Tom Fortner told The Associated Press on Monday that he received notification from the Madison...