Zach Thomas To Retire (Or Not)

As the Chiefs prepare to get their roster down to the 75 player limit tomorrow afternoon, there is one less cut that needs to be made, according to ESPN’s Adam Shefter. Bruschi exited today, Zach Thomas next. He won’t play again for Chiefs and, barring unforseen, is finished in NFL. End for 1 more great […]

Gailey Releases Statement

The Kansas City Chiefs relieved offensive coordinator Chan Gailey of his duties earlier today.  After Todd Haley addressed the media, Gailey released a statement of his own. “There’s never great timing for situations like this.  However, Todd has to do what’s best for the team and for the future of the Chiefs.  I respect that.  […]

Training Camp Q&A: Todd Haley 8/31

Following Chiefs practice today — the first without Chan Gailey — Todd Haley met with the media.  Here are the highlights: Opening Statement: “As you all know by now, I’ve assumed the role of the offensive coordinator with the Kansas City Chiefs.  It was a very difficult decision for me.  I think the world of […]

Haley: I’m The Offensive Coordinator

Following practice today, Todd Haley met with the media and made the move official: “I’ve assumed the role as offensive coordinator of the Kansas City Chiefs.” Well, Haley is certainly going to have his hands full.  I hope he knows what he’s getting himself into. With a head coach having so much on his plate, […]

Training Camp: News & Notes 8/31

(Photo via David Eulitt) The Kansas City Chiefs returned to the practice field today in helmets and shoulder pads, amid the reports that offensive coordinator Chan Gailey was fired.  Filing reports today from Kansas City are Josh Looney @ KCChiefs.com and Bob Gretz @ BobGretz.com & CBSSports.com. Devard Darling, Brandon Flowers, Bernard Pollard, Zach Thomas, […]

Cassel: Grade-two Sprain of MCL

As reports swirl about just how bad Matt Cassel’s knee injury is, he has told a friend it isn’t as severe as it could have been according to SI’s Peter King. Cassel, meanwhile, told a friend he’d suffered a grade-two sprain of the medial collateral ligament Saturday night against Seattle.  It’s a two-week injury, so […]

Report: Chiefs Fire OC Chan Gailey

According to Pro Football Talk, the Chiefs have fired offensive coordinator Chan Gailey. Gailey survived the initial purge of assistant coaches after Todd Haley was hired in February.  It’s unclear what has changed between then and now. Gailey became a star in the mid-1990s, serving as the offensive coordinator of the Steelers.  A fter the […]

Around The Web: Running Chiefs, Quarterback Curse, Recovering Rams

Even before the Kansas City Chiefs lost Matt Cassel to a leg injury Saturday night, they knew in order to win the offense would have to do a better job of running the ball. The Chiefs planned to hammer away at the Seahawks with their running game, and for a time that’s what they did, […]

Yahoo: Cassel Out 2-4 Weeks

(Photo via David Eulitt) Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Matt Cassel could miss two to four weeks with a strained MCL in his knee, according to Yahoo’s Jason Cole. The injury is not expected to require surgery because MCL injuries usually heal on their own.  Cassel also suffered an ankle injury, but that was not considered […]

Darling “Likely”Has Torn ACL, Cassel Sprained MCL And Ankle

While we wait to hear official word from the Chiefs (it could be a while) on the injuries to quarterback Matt Cassel, cornerback Brandon Flowers and wide receiver Devard Darling, reports are starting to float around about the severity of their injuries. According to Mike Florio of PFT, Darling “likely” suffered a torn ACL. The […]

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