Around The Web: Misfit Football, Raiders Save Haley, Familiar MVP

There is little chance anyone from the NFL will save the tape for the archives.  It was an ugly game all around almost from the moment the Chiefs kicked off just after 1pm local time.  Bob Gretz describes a game with few positives and a lot of bad, bad football. They won their second game […]

Jamaal Charles Steps Up

The Chiefs officially kicked off the post-LJ era with a 16-10 win over the Raiders at Arrowhead Stadium.  One of the biggest reasons for the victory was the play of new starting running back Jamaal Charles.  For one game, he proved he was up to the challenge.  Charles said he is confident he can be […]

Game Balls: Chiefs vs. Raiders

The Kansas City Chiefs defeated the Oakland Raiders 16-10 at Arrowhead Stadium.  It wasn’t pretty, but a win is a win and the Chiefs have already matched the victory total from last season.  We now have 7 games to see if they can get to the 2007 win total of 4. In the meantime, it’s […]

Chiefs vs. Raiders Betting Trends

When the week started, the Kansas City Chiefs were 2 point favorites with most odds makers over the Oakland Raiders with an O/U of 36.5.  As kickoff approaches, those numbers have stayed mostly the same with a minor shift to 1.5 points in favor of the Chiefs and O/U down to 35. If you plan […]

Players To Watch: Kansas City Chiefs vs. Oakland Raiders

The Kansas City Chiefs begin the post-LJ era in Oakland against the Raiders on Sunday.  Can they pick up their second win of the season?  Will Tom Cable break someone’s jaw? Here are three players (Offense, Defense and Special Teams) from each team to keep your eyes on. Chiefs Offense: Matt Cassel Cassel made his […]

Q&A: Todd Haley 11/13

Following Chiefs practice today in Kansas City, Todd Haley met with the media.  Here are the highlights: On Practice: “Probably our best Friday.  It was pretty good.  We went indoors to just kind of get that noise level up and the tempo and precision on both sides.  I think it was probably our best Friday […]

Javon Walker Wants Out

The Oakland Raiders certainly didn’t need another off-the-field distraction, but that’s exactly what they have gotten thanks to Javon Walker.  The veteran has asked for his release. “That would be nice,” Walker said earlier this week, “because, the thing about it is, it’s not that I can’t play.  I can play.  From everyone who sees […]

Q&A: Matt Cassel 11/12

Following Chiefs practice today in Kansas City, Matt Cassel met with the media.  Here are the highlights: Theoretically, how long does it take for a QB and a WR to establish that rapport? “I don’t know.  Last week, it happened pretty quickly with myself and Chambers.  It just goes back to both parties doing their […]

Q&A: Todd Haley 11/12

Following Chiefs practice today in Kansas City, Todd Haley met with the media.  Here are the highlights: You said Sunday after the game that having a chemistry between the QB and the wide receiver was overrated.  How so? “Because we picked a guy up off the street [Chambers] and hit him for two touchdowns.  I […]

Around The Web: Rebuilding Pain, Chiefs Hunt For Rogers, No Star Power

At 1-7 there is no arguing that the Kansas City Chiefs are in full rebuilding mode.  There’s also no arguing that, record wise, it’s the ugliest in franchise history.  Bob Gretz compares this process with those in the past. Six times the Chiefs have gone to a complete tear down of their football team, under […]

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