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Chiefs' Demarcus Robinson steps up in Tyreek Hill's absence

Sep. 17, 2019 3:00 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — It's easy for Demarcus Robinson to get overlooked in the Kansas City Chiefs' offense. Patrick Mahomes is the record-setting quarterback and reigning league MVP. Tyreek Hill is the wide receiver with the game-breaking speed. Sammy Watkins is the former No. 4 overall draft pick living...

Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes continues to cover shortcomings

Sep. 16, 2019 5:54 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes has won games for the Kansas City Chiefs without Sammy Watkins and Tyreek Hill, without a bell-cow running back or a defense capable of stopping just about anyone. He proved it once more on Sunday. With star wide receiver Tyreek Hill sidelined by a broken collarbone,...

End of an era: Raiders prepare for likely final dirt game

Sep. 13, 2019 2:28 PM EDT

ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — It will be the end of an era of sorts this weekend in Oakland. Not that anyone figures to be mourning what should be the final NFL game ever played on a field with infield dirt, especially the players who have had to deal with the bad footing, ripped jerseys, scraped arms and legs...

Chiefs, Raiders missing big-play WRs heading into matchup

Sep. 12, 2019 7:51 PM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Tyreek Hill streaking downfield for big receptions from Patrick Mahomes figured to be a major part of Kansas City's passing offense this year. The Raiders were counting on technician Antonio Brown to get open on intermediate and deep balls to provide a needed spark in Oakland. When...

Chiefs defense still with plenty of room for improvement

Sep. 12, 2019 4:22 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — There were plenty of reasons for the Kansas City Chiefs to be optimistic their porous defense, a big reason they were eliminated in the playoffs a year ago, would be vastly improved this season. They hired a new and accomplished coordinator in Steve Spagnuolo. They brought traded...

Chiefs-Raiders Preview Capsule

Sep. 12, 2019 1:50 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY (1-0) at OAKLAND (1-0) Sunday, 4:05 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE - Chiefs by 7 1/2 RECORD VS. SPREAD - Kansas City 1-0; Oakland 1-0 SERIES RECORD - Chiefs lead 65-53-2 LAST MEETING - Chiefs beat Raiders 35-3, Dec. 30, 2018 LAST WEEK - Chiefs beat Jaguars 40-26; Raiders beat Broncos 24-16 AP PRO32 RANKING...

Chiefs wide receiver Watkins looks to build on breakout game

Sep. 11, 2019 3:37 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Sammy Watkins told anyone who would listen that he was poised for a resurgent season. The Chiefs wide receiver was healthy for the first time in what seemed like forever. He toiled tirelessly on the practice fields all summer with quarterback Patrick Mahomes. He refined his...

Chiefs lose Hill, escape serious trouble with Mahomes in win

Sep. 9, 2019 2:42 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes was walking around in relatively good shape on Monday, one day after he sprained his ankle while leading Kansas City to a 40-26 romp over the Jaguars. That wasn't the case for Tyreek Hill. Their star wide receiver spent Sunday night in Jacksonville...

Chiefs sign Tyreek Hill to 3-year, $54 million extension

Sep. 6, 2019 3:25 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs signed Tyreek Hill to a three-year, $54 million contract extension Friday, locking up the playmaking wide receiver whose off-the-field issues left his future in the NFL in question just a couple months ago. The deal includes a $5.8 million signing bonus and...

Stonestreet stars as Chiefs coach's brother in spoof video

Sep. 6, 2019 9:38 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — "Modern Family" star Eric Stonestreet plays the part of the bumbling younger brother of Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid in a new spoof video that was released in advance of the first game of the regular season. The video features Stonestreet as Randy, the owner of a...