Posts Tagged ‘larry_johnson’

Johnson Plays Off That He May Not Be Ready Opening Day

Larry Johnson is finally speaking out now that he and the Chiefs have a fat new deal in place.  The franchise back talked at Chiefs camp today, and laid it down that he is not 100 percent that he will be ready to go opening day when the Chiefs travel to Houston to take on […]

Report Says Johnson and Chiefs Making Progress on New Deal

It looks as if things are finally getting serious when it comes to talks between the Kansas City Chiefs and running back Larry Johnson.  Adam Schefter of NFLNetowrk is reporting that going on what has taken place over the last few days, the two sides seem to be making solid ground on talks and that […]

Holmes Says He’ll Take Johnson’s Money to Be Chiefs Feature Back

Let the trash talking begin between the teacher and the pupil in Kansas City.  The war of words has taken off on one end, as Chiefs running back Priest Holmes has fired the first shot towards the back in played in front of for a few years, his understudy at the time – Larry Johnson.  […]

Chiefs’ McIntosh Injured at Training Camp

The Chiefs got the sting of the injury bug on Monday as left offensive tackle Damion McIntosh was injured at their afternoon practice; he had to be taken from the field on a motorized cart with what has been determined to be a knee sprain.  Chiefs head coach attempted to put the mishap in a […]

While Johnson Sits at Home; Chiefs Will Turn to Priest

Sounds like the KC Chiefs are doing just fine so far without stud running back Larry Johnson.  The feature back of the Chiefs continues to be a holdout while the rest of his teammates take the field for KC, and while he is sitting at home, thinking a new contract is in order, his backup, […]

What Does Priest Holmes’ Return Mean to Larry Johnson?

Now that  Chiefs running back Priest Holmes has announced that he is coming back to the team and is planning on attending training camp, what is the mindset for current Chiefs back Larry Johnson?  ESPN’s Chris Mortenson gives his thoughts on the situation below.

Kansas City RB and Team Aren’t Even Close with New Deal

Update: RB Larry Johnson is seeking around $28 million in guaranteed money, while the Chiefs have countered with an offer of between $11 and $14 million guaranteed, NFL Network’s Adam Schefter reports. What’s going to happen: Johnson deserves more than the $1.9 million he’s due to make this year, but he and the Chiefs are […]