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Gridiron Gab Week One Preview: Atlanta at Kansas City

It will be somewhat emotional as long time NFL TE Tony Gonzalez is returning to face the Chiefs, beginning what figures to be his last season to try to finally win a playoff game, and for sure the last time he plays in Arrowhead. It’s one of the storylines as the Falcons, a team that […]

Chiefs OLB Tamba Hali Wants Romeo Crennel To Be Permanent Coach

Chiefs Outside linebacker Tamba Hali threw his support behind interim head coach Romeo Crennel’s candidacy for the job on a permanent basis. “He’s very motivating,” Hali said. “He treats us like men. He does expect a lot from us, but he knows what it takes to work this business, and how the body feels, and […]

Gridiron Preseason Preview: Chiefs at Ravens

Neither the Ravens nor the Chiefs generated much offense in their first games of the preseason. The two 2010 postseason participants will both be striving for improvement when they get together at M&T Bank Stadium Friday in a rematch of last January’s AFC Wild Card Playoff. Both teams were losers in their first go-around of […]

Gridiron Gab NFL Preseason Power Rankings

1. New Orleans Saints – Improved ground game for Drew Brees is scary to think about.  Mark Ingram has the best interior line in football to work with.  A loaded defensive front combined with a top-tier secondary has coordinator Gregg Williams smiling.  Gotta love Sean Payton’s aggressive play calling on offense.  Superdome is the definition […]

Kansas City Inks LB Tamba Hali to Five-Year, $60 Mil Extension

The Chiefs have agreed to terms with linebacker Tamba Hali on a five-year, $60 million extension, including $35 million in guarantees. Last season under new defensive coordinator Romeo Crennel, Hali led the AFC with 14.5 sacks, plus recording two more sacks in the postseaon, while forcing four fumbles. Hali has emerged as Kansas City’s defensive […]

2011 NFL Divisional Preview And Awards

Defensive Player of the Year: The Tamba Hawk NFC East: Giants defense will decide division.  Secondary (Rolle, Phillips) flooded with playmakers.  Added CB Prince Amukamara and DT Marvin Austin, who in my rankings, were top-10 and 20 caliber players.  This unit has a chance to be something sensationally special.  The surety at CB allows the […]

Five Players the Chiefs Need to Step Up in 09

Through out the three years of the Herm Edwards regime the Chiefs accumulated several top 100 picks as they moved towards a youth movement. Those picks turned in to players who have shown potential but have failed to play on a consistent level. General Manager Scott Pioli saw this and has brought in veterans like […]

Dorsey Done; Chiefs Get First-Round Pick Signed for Five Years

He missed all of one practice, but now, the Chiefs will glady put that behind them, as they have their new big man signed and sealed, as the team today inked first round pick DT Glenn Dorsey.  The team announced that Dorsey, who fell to them with the 5th pick, signed a deal that reports […]