Former Chief Craphonso Thorpe Resurfaces

After being selected by the Kansas City Chiefs in the fourth round of the 2005 NFL Draft, wide receiver Craphonso Thorpe has been pretty much everywhere in the NFL.  Now he’s taking his game to another league altogether. Thorpe is working out as a member of the UFL’s New York Sentinels this week as training […]

Q&A: Todd Haley 9/17

Following practice today in Kansas City, Chiefs head coach Todd Haley met with the media.  Here are the highlights: On Matt Cassel: “Again, I would say that Matt was very similar to yesterday.  Not full participation but he’s moving around better than he did last week, so I would say that’s a positive for us.  […]

Q&A: Matt Cassel 9/17

After Chiefs practice today in Kansas City, Chiefs quarterback Matt Cassel met with the media.  Here are the highlights: On how he feels: “I feel like I’m leaps and bounds ahead of where I was last week at this time.  Any time you have an injury, you’re just trying to work hard, you’re trying to […]

Around The Web: Wade In The Mix, Third Down Defense, Heyward-Bey “Pretty Good”

New Chiefs wide receiver Bobby Wade may have just signed his contract two days ago, but he has every intention of making an impact sooner rather than later. “I’ll put in as much time as possible to try to learn and get on the field as early as possible.  Other than that, it’s just about […]

Turk McBride Lands With Gunther In Detroit

After being released by the Kansas City Chiefs earlier in the week to make room for wide receiver Bobby Wade, Turk McBride quickly found a new home.  The former second round pick was claimed on waivers by the Detroit Lions. McBride, a 6-foot-2, 278-pounder who started nine games for Lions defensive coordinator Gunther Cunningham in […]

Q&A: Todd Haley 9/16

Following today’s Chiefs practice in Kansas City, Todd Haley met with the media.  Here are the highlights: On Brandon Flowers: “Brandon, again, has done everything over the weekend and yesterday and Monday to get himself back on the field.  He’ll be listed as questionable.  He’s made progress from last week.  Again, it’ll be an evaluation […]

Q&A: Dwayne Bowe 9/16

Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe spoke with the media today.  Here are the highlights: How are things different on offense with Coach (Todd) Haley versus what Herm Edwards would have done or been doing? “Herm’s a defensive coach.  He wasn’t even calling the plays the way Coach Haley is calling them.  He is […]

Raiders Coach Tom Cable Conference Call

Oakland Raiders head coach Tom Cable spoke with the Kansas City media today.  Here are the highlights: On JaMarcus Russell’s performance Monday night: “I saw some very good things and some things that still need to get better.  I thought his poise was tremendous, he handled himself well.  He went back in after getting dinged […]

Chiefs Sign WR Lance Long To Practice Squad

The Kansas City Chiefs have signed WR Lance Long to their practice squad.  Long’s addition makes him the second wide receiver to join the team in as many days after Bobby Wade signed yesterday. Long spent his entire rookie season on the Cardinals practice squad under the offensive guidance of Chiefs head coach Todd Haley […]

Around The Web: Raider Dislike, Translating Haley, Oakland Prevents Victory

Over the past few years, there has been a feeling among fans that the Chiefs franchise did not “buy in” to the Raiders rivalry as much as they should.  As Bob Gretz points out this morning, that shouldn’t be a problem any more. Yes, the game is on with the “Hated Raiders” and Todd Haley […]

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