Latest Mark Donovan News

Tailgating, face-painted fans back in force at NFL stadiums

Sep. 12, 2021 21:01 PM EDT

Tailgating, face-painted fans returned in full force at stadiums around the country as the NFL opened its doors to capacity for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic. Some wore masks, some didn’t. Some are vaccinated, some aren’t. ...

Chiefs' Mathieu remains in COVID-19 protocol ahead of opener

Sep. 10, 2021 15:13 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Tyrann Mathieu remained in the COVID-19 protocol on Friday and the Kansas City Chiefs remain uncertain whether their All-Pro safety will be cleared in time for their season opener against the Cleveland Browns. The Chiefs essentially are preparing...

COVID-19 rates a worry as 1 million head for Iowa State Fair

Jul. 29, 2021 11:26 AM EDT

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — With coronavirus cases rising throughout Iowa and around the nation, health experts are becoming increasingly worried about next month’s Iowa State Fair, which will bring more than 1 million people to Des Moines from around the state, including many from counties...

Vaccine clinic set for Garth Brooks concert in Kansas City

Jul. 28, 2021 11:46 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Garth Brooks fans will have a chance to be vaccinated against COVID-19 when the country music star performs at Arrowhead Stadium on Aug. 7. Chiefs president Mark Donovan said Monday the team plans to take every opportunity to offer vaccinations...

Pinto horse Warpaint retiring from Chiefs football games

Jul. 27, 2021 11:25 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs are retiring Warpaint the horse, president Mark Donovan said Monday at training camp. Warpaint is a two-time Pinto World Champion who galloped on the field at GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium before games and after the...

Chiefs veterans have something to prove in 2021

Jul. 26, 2021 21:42 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Mecole Hardman knows the exhilaration of walking off the field as a Super Bowl champion. Last February, he and his Kansas City Chiefs teammates also experienced the bitter disappointment of losing the biggest game of the season “You still got...