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Josh Gordon gets another chance in NFL with Chiefs

Oct. 15, 2021 18:42 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — At age 30 and after five suspensions handed out by the NFL for violations of the league’s substance abuse policies that cost him three full seasons, wide receiver Josh Gordon describes his landing with the Kansas City Chiefs as “a dream...

Chiefs seek balance with Edwards-Helaire unavailable

Oct. 14, 2021 13:44 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Just when the Kansas City Chiefs finally got their ground game going, they had to anxiously watch from the sideline Sunday night as Tyreek Hill helped carry running back Clyde Edwards-Helaire off the field with a knee injury. It wound up being a...

Chiefs looking to beat Washington for 8th consecutive time

Oct. 14, 2021 11:32 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY (2-3) at WASHINGTON (2-3) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, CBS OPENING LINE: Chiefs by 6½, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Kansas City 1-4; Washington 1-4. SERIES RECORD: Chiefs lead 9-1....

Chiefs begin prep for Washington with mounting injuries

Oct. 13, 2021 14:47 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs practiced without five key starters Wednesday, including wide receiver Tyreek Hill and pass rusher Chris Jones, adding a long list of physical ailments to their battered pride five games into the season. Hill was out with...

Pats' O-line poised to keep pressure off Mac Jones vs. Jets

Sep. 15, 2021 17:39 PM EDT

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Mac Jones is going to be tested by opposing defenses this season. That’s just the way life goes for rookie quarterbacks in the NFL. It’s a reality not lost on members of the Patriots’ offensive line. “As a rookie,...

Browns visit Chiefs to open new season in a playoff rematch

Sep. 09, 2021 14:26 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs have ruled the AFC for the better part of three seasons, making back-to-back trips to the Super Bowl and beating the San Francisco 49ers about 19 months ago for their first championship in 50 years. The Cleveland Browns...

Chiefs look to extend AFC West run, return to Super Bowl

Sep. 01, 2021 16:48 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs chose to keep 10 offensive lineman after rosters were trimmed to 53 for the start of the season this week, and four of them have experience playing in their past two trips to the Super Bowl. All four of them are now...

With Jones at QB, improved D, Pats poised to be back in mix

Sep. 01, 2021 16:13 PM EDT

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS (7-9) New faces: QB Mac Jones, TE Jonnu Smith, TE Hunter Henry, WR Nelson Agholor, WR Kendrick Bourne, DT Davon Godchaux, LB Matt Judon, DB Jalen Mills, DL Henry Anderson, LB Kyle Van Noy, DL Christian Barmore, DE Ronnie Perkins, special assistant...

Chiefs set sights on third straight Super Bowl trip

Sep. 01, 2021 11:29 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY CHIEFS (16-3) New faces: LT Orlando Brown Jr., LG Joe Thuney, C Austin Blythe, DT Jarran Reed, RB Elijah McGuire, CB Mike Hughes, RB Jerrick McKinnon, TE Blake Bell, LB Nick Bolton, C Creed Humphrey, DE Joshua Kaindoh. Key losses: LT Eric...

Chiefs rebuild O-line to protect Mahomes, fend off rivals

Aug. 31, 2021 13:53 PM EDT

Overhauls are usually reserved for bad teams that miss the playoffs, not ones that play in consecutive Super Bowls. Chiefs general manager Brett Veach, however, was impelled to dismantle his offensive line after watching Patrick Mahomes run for his life in Kansas City's...