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Chiefs toying with 4-tight end sets as opener approaches

Sep. 08, 2021 14:54 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — There were nearly 34,000 offensive plays run in the NFL last season and exactly 11 that included four tight ends. The Chiefs could reach that number — or double or triple it — all by themselves this season. The two-time...

Stafford, McVay team up to bolster reputations with Rams

Sep. 01, 2021 18:10 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Matthew Stafford is an elite quarterback with almost no significant team success during his dozen seasons in the NFL. Sean McVay is a brilliant offensive football coach whose past two teams didn't crack the NFL's top 10 in scoring. ...

Stafford leads Rams into race for hometown Super Bowl berth

Sep. 01, 2021 12:29 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES RAMS (11-7) New faces: QB Matthew Stafford, defensive coordinator Raheem Morris, WR DeSean Jackson, RB Sony Michel, WR Tutu Atwell. Key losses: Defensive coordinator Brandon Staley, QB Jared Goff, pass game coordinator Shane Waldron, run...

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, Mahomes eye confidence booster in preseason finale

Aug. 25, 2021 15:14 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes and the rest of the Kansas City Chiefs' first-team offense will take the field for at least the first half of their preseason finale against the Minnesota Vikings on Friday night. It would probably ease a lot of anxiety if they...

Rams giving Allen longer look in search for starting center

Aug. 09, 2021 23:11 PM EDT

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — Just when it seemed as if the Los Angeles Rams had their starting offensive line figured out, there is now uncertainty in the middle of the front five. Rams coach Sean McVay said Brian Allen would see more time at center with the first unit going...

Stafford leads Rams into chase for hometown Super Bowl berth

Jul. 24, 2021 11:23 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES RAMS (11-7) CAMP SITE: Irvine, California LAST YEAR: Coach Sean McVay got his fourth consecutive winning season and the third playoff berth of his impressive tenure, although a humiliating home loss to the winless Jets in December likely...

Chiefs again with Super Bowl aspirations as camp approaches

Jul. 24, 2021 11:14 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY CHIEFS (16-3) CAMP SITE: St. Joseph, Missouri LAST YEAR: The Chiefs won a fifth straight division title and second consecutive AFC championship but failed to defend the Lombardi Trophy with a humbling 31-9 loss to Tampa Bay in February. QB...