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Jay Biggerstaff - USA TODAY Sports
December 09, 2018 - 6:09 pm
The fourth-down play was designed to go left, yet there was Patrick Mahomes scrambling to his right with a phalanx of Ravens in pursuit, his eyes trained on Tyreek Hill deep downfield. Mahomes heaved an audacious throw. Hill made an incredible catch. The Chiefs proceeded to score a tying touchdown...
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Denny Medley - USA TODAY Sports
November 30, 2018 - 9:18 pm
The Kansas City Chiefs released running back Kareem Hunt on Friday night after video surfaced that showed the NFL's reigning rushing champion knocking over and kicking a woman in a Cleveland hotel hallway in February. The team issued a statement shortly after the NFL had placed Hunt on its...
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Denny Medley - USA TODAY Sports
November 11, 2018 - 4:23 pm
Patrick Mahomes threw for 249 yards and two touchdowns, outplaying Arizona counterpart Josh Rosen in a matchup of two of the NFL's bright young quarterbacks, and the Kansas City Chiefs rolled past the Cardinals 26-14 on Sunday. Mahomes threw both TD passes to Tyreek Hill, the second giving the...
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Scott Galvin - USA TODAY Sports
November 04, 2018 - 5:10 pm
Patrick Mahomes is making this look way too easy. Mahomes passed for 375 yards, threw three touchdown passes — two to Travis Kelce — and continued the best start by an NFL quarterback in 68 years as Kansas City's impossible-to-handle offense kept rolling with a 37-21 win on Sunday over the...
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Jay Biggerstaff - USA TODAY Sports
October 28, 2018 - 4:13 pm
Patrick Mahomes threw for 303 yards and four touchdowns, Sammy Watkins had 107 yards receiving and two of the scores, and the Chiefs beat Denver 30-23 on Sunday to wrap up a sweep of the Broncos and keep their stranglehold on the AFC West as their season began its second half. Travis Kelce and...
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Denny Medley - USA TODAY Sports
September 23, 2018 - 6:02 pm
Patrick Mahomes was flushed from the pocket and scrambled all the way to his left, only to realize that just about everybody wearing a Chiefs helmet was on the opposite side of the field. It was a rookie mistake by the second-year pro, one he turned into more early season magic. Mahomes quickly...
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Quinn Harris - USA TODAY Sports
August 25, 2018 - 4:10 pm
Bears coach Matt Nagy decided to rest starters for the next-to-last preseason game rather than use it as the customary regular-season tuneup. And the backups proved that they're also ready for the regular season. Backup quarterback Chase Daniel directed touchdown drives on the first three...
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Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports
March 21, 2018 - 1:11 pm
The Kansas City Chiefs have signed defensive tackle Xavier Williams, a restricted free agent from the Arizona Cardinals, who declined to match the offer Kansas City made to the run-stopper. The Chiefs announced the signing in a statement Wednesday. The 6-foot-2, 309-pound Williams grew up in the...
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Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports
March 13, 2018 - 4:38 pm
The Chiefs have released one of their career sack leaders, Tamba Hali, and veteran stalwart of their secondary, Ron Parker, moves designed to help Kansas City get younger on defense and have some financial freedom for the start of free agency. The Chiefs parted ways with longtime linebacker Hali on...
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Sammy Watkins (Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports)
March 13, 2018 - 2:06 pm
The Kansas City Chiefs have agreed to deals with wide receiver Sammy Watkins and middle linebacker Anthony Hitchens, filling two of their most glaring needs on the eve of free agency. All Chiefs games may be heard live in Wichita on 98.7 and 1330 KNSS. The 24-year-old Watkins intends to sign a $48...
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