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Healthy Chiefs back to work, eye Jags in divisional round

Jan. 17, 2023 16:51 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs spent more than five months battering their bodies in an attempt to not only make the playoffs but also ensure that they would get the AFC's top seed and the first weekend to rest and recover. The reward comes now: They're about as...

Unsung players join Chiefs stars in making postseason push

Dec. 26, 2022 12:42 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs wouldn't be in the race for a first-round bye in the AFC without Patrick Mahomes, who is charting a course toward a second MVP, along with three-time All-Pro tight end Travis Kelce and a host of other big-name stars. Nor would they...

New baby in tow, Chiefs' Mahomes turns attention to Bengals

Nov. 30, 2022 15:59 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes showed up bright-eyed and energetic for practice on Wednesday. Perhaps the adrenaline was still flowing from the birth of his baby boy. Or his wife was handling all the late-night diaper changes. ...

AP source: Chiefs adding ex-Broncos RB Melvin Gordon

Nov. 28, 2022 18:22 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs are signing two-time Pro Bowl running back Melvin Gordon to their practice squad, a person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press, adding some much-needed depth with a player that was recently released from the AFC West rival Denver...

Chiefs could have Smith-Schuster back from injury for Rams

Nov. 23, 2022 13:28 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs could have wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster back for this weekend's game against the Los Angeles Rams after he returned to practice Wednesday for the first time since landing in the concussion protocol two weeks ago. Chiefs coach Andy Reid said...

Chiefs' Kelce continues to star amid rash of injuries

Nov. 21, 2022 14:48 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Mecole Hardman was watching his Kansas City Chiefs visit the Los Angeles Chargers from home on Sunday night when he tweeted a picture showing the injured wide receiver's shattered TV screen and asking how the game turned out. Thanks to Travis Kelce, the...

Kelce scores 3 touchdowns, Chiefs rally past Chargers 30-27

Nov. 21, 2022 02:08 AM EST

INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes and Travis Kelce ended up putting on a performance that made The Fonz proud. Mahomes connected with Kelce for three touchdowns — including the go-ahead score with 31 seconds remaining — as the Kansas City Chiefs rallied past the Los...

Chiefs, Chargers take rivalry to Sunday night spotlight

Nov. 17, 2022 14:24 PM EST

KANSAS CITY (7-2) at LOS ANGELES CHARGERS (5-4) Sunday, 8:20 p.m. EST, NBC FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NFL LINE: Chiefs by 5 1/2. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Chiefs 4-5; Chargers 5-4. SERIES RECORD: Chiefs lead 66-58-1. LAST MEETING: Chiefs...

Chiefs RB Pacheco, a 7th-rounder, making most of his chances

Nov. 17, 2022 13:33 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs' Isiah Pacheco is the poster child for why NFL general managers don’t spend early draft picks on running backs. The fact that the seventh-round selection has supplanted a 2020 first-round pick underscores the point. After showing...

Trade by Chiefs GM for Toney already paying big dividends

Nov. 14, 2022 13:23 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Of all the things that Kansas City Chiefs coach Andy Reid appreciates about Brett Veach, tops on the list might be this: The general manager is never content, constantly searching for ways to add depth and improve the roster. It's precisely that trait that...