Kansas City Chiefs

Arrowheadlines: Chiefs, Broncos tie for fifth-most challenging ‘19 schedule

Chiefs headlines for Thursday, February 21. The latest 2019 NFL strength of schedule: Patriots and Redskins have it easiest, Raiders face roughest ride | CBS Sports Overall, the Raiders strength of schedule for 2019 is .539, which is just slightly ahead of the Broncos, who have the second most difficult...

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Kansas City Chiefs draft needs: 5 small schoolers who can take the Chiefs deep in the playoffs

The Kansas City Chiefs were amazing last season and that was a large part because their quarterback play was fantastic. Now the Chiefs have to find a way to improve their secondary and get a few more weapons on the offensive and defensive line.  We feel the Chiefs biggest needs in the 2019 NFL Draft...

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Chiefs turning to Spagnuolo to shore up sieve-like defense

Chiefs turning to Spagnuolo to shore up sieve-like defense

The Chiefs have turned to Steve Spagnuolo to shore up their soft defense, and the former Rams and Giants head coach knows that it will be a process         

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17 hours ago, USA Today, Kansas City Chiefs

Wednesday night tailgate

We’re over the hump, and headed to another offseason weekend. New Chiefs defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo finally spoke to the press today. What did you think of what he had to say? Spags said that while it wasn’t his first choice, he finally decided taking a year off was a good thing, and it...

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18 hours ago, Arrowhead Pride, Kansas City Chiefs

Five takeaways from Steve Spagnuolo’s opening conference call

A quick-and-dirty review of some of the things we learned in the first media opportunity for the Chiefs new DC. It was a long time coming (we knew the Kansas City Chiefs had hired him nearly a month ago), but defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo held his first teleconference on Wednesday. Here were...

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Steve Spagnuolo says he benefited by taking a year off from coaching

It wasn’t his original plan to step away for a year, but he finally decided it was the right thing to do When it was first announced that Steve Spagnuolo had been hired as the new defensive coordinator of the Kansas City Chiefs, much was made of the fact that he had been out of coaching for a year. ...

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21 hours ago, Arrowhead Pride, Kansas City Chiefs

Steve Spagnuolo and Brett Veach have broken new ground

For the first time under Andy Reid, the entire defensive coaching staff is new. No defensive positional coach survived the abomination that was the 2018 Chiefs defense. Without exception, every single coach on the defensive side of the ball was axed or moved less than a month after the Chiefs lost the...

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Arrowheadlines: Patrick Mahomes discusses now-Browns running back Kareem Hunt

Chiefs headlines for Wednesday, February 20. The latest Mellinger Minutes: respecting Esky, enigmatic Big 12, improving the Royals and Chiefs | Kansas City Star So let’s also talk about Anthony Hitchens. He came from a 4-3, and if you watch some of his games in Dallas you see an aggressive and instinctual...

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Chiefs announce overhaul of defensive coaching staff

The Kansas City Chiefs completed their overhaul of their defensive coaching staff Tuesday, hiring four new assistants to fill out new coordinator Steve Spagnuolo's staff         

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Kansas City Chiefs must go all in on defense in 2019 offseason

Strike while the iron is hot, or the star quarterback is on a rookie deal. The cliche has never been more appropriate and the Kansas City Chiefs must listen. Go all in on defense this offseason. The Kansas City Chiefs just finished up what is probably the most successful season a team could have when...

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1 day ago, NFL Spin Zone, Kansas City Chiefs

Tuesday night tailgate

It’s a Tuesday night in the offseason, but there is still plenty to discuss: What do you make of all the Canadian offensive linemen in Kansas City? Will any AAF players make it to Chiefs training camp in St. Joseph? When I think of the Chiefs’ new defensive staff, the one word that comes to mind is...

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1 day ago, Arrowhead Pride, Kansas City Chiefs

Chiefs finalize defensive coaching staff

Steve Spagnuolo and the Chiefs unveil their finalized defensive coaching staff for the 2019 season. The Kansas City Chiefs 2019 defensive coaching staff has been finalized, the team announced in a press release late Tuesday. “After a thorough process, we are happy to finalize our defensive coaching staff.”...

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Chiefs expected to place franchise tag on linebacker Dee Ford, per a new report

Under the franchise tag, Ford will make over $18 million in 2019 According to a report from NFL Network reporter Tom Pelissero, the Kansas City Chiefs are “expected” to place the franchise tag on their sixth-year linebacker Dee Ford. The #Chiefs are expected to franchise tag Dee Ford, keeping a talented...

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Two positions the Chiefs should prioritize in the NFL Draft’s first round

Which positions should the Chiefs be concerning themselves with when it comes to the upcoming draft? Just like the entirety of the 2018 season, there are more questions than answers on the defensive side of the football for the Kansas City Chiefs. With the new NFL year quickly approaching, there still...

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Former Chiefs like Keith Reaser hope their AAF play leads them back to the NFL

The former Chiefs cornerback couldn’t find a starting job with two NFL teams, but he could make it on a third try Here’s a name you might remember: Keith Reaser. Reaser, 27, is the cousin of Washington Redskins Pro Bowl safety Sean Taylor, who died from gunshot wounds after his home was invaded in November...

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2 days ago, Arrowhead Pride, Kansas City Chiefs

Dee Ford: “No one’s tripping about a franchise tag”

Ford joined WFNZ in North Carolina ahead of the NFL’s franchise tag window on Monday. Kansas City Chiefs linebacker (for now) Dee Ford joined WFNZ in Charlotte, North Carolina, on Monday, one day before the NFL’s franchise tag window opened on Tuesday. Charlotte hosts Nick Wilson and Josh Parcell checked...

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2 days ago, Arrowhead Pride, Kansas City Chiefs

Chiefs sign intriguing offensive lineman, per himself

2017 sixth-round draft pick Justin Senior announced the sighing via his Instagram account. Justin Senior is a Kansas City Chief, per himself. The 24-year-old offensive lineman announced the move on his Instagram account. View this post on Instagram Just signed with CHIEFS!!!...

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Arrowheadlines: Dee Ford among players who could get franchise tag Tuesday

Chiefs headlines for Tuesday, February 20. The latest 2019 NFL mock draft: Here are the biggest needs for each team in the 1st round | SB Nation 29. Kansas City Chiefs: Deandre Baker, CB, Georgia Offseason needs: Cornerback, safety, defensive tackle, center Kansas City’s pass coverage, especially on...

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2 days ago, Arrowhead Pride, Kansas City Chiefs

Making the right move with Dee Ford and the franchise tag

It’s time for the Chiefs to make a big decision about their 2013 first-round pick From Tuesday, February 19 until March 5 — about a week before teams can start sniffing around the free agents of other teams — NFL teams will be able to use the franchise tag on one of their players. On the eve of the franchise...

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Four Chiefs games featured in NFL Network’s top 10 games of 2018

By NFL Network’s reckoning, the Chiefs played in three of the season’s best games Four Kansas City Chiefs games from the 2018 season were re-aired on NFL Network over the weekend. Why? Because the network identified those four games among the top 10 games of the year. Here are the games NFL Network...

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