Matt Cassel Has Appendectomy; Status Uncertain

The Kansas City Chiefs have announced that QB Matt Cassel missed practice Wednesday due to an appendectomy. The procedure was successful, and the Chiefs said they expect Cassel to return to work this week. ESPN’s Adam Schefter provided more details on the procedure: It was laparoscopic surgery on his appedix, which often is less invasive. […]

Brodie Croyle Is Ready If Needed

Matt Cassel’s absence from practice on Wednesday due to an appendectomy has shifted the spotlight to backup QB Brodie Croyle.  Even though Croyle has not started a game since last season’s opener, he told Bob Gretz he is always ready to step in if needed. “I got some reps; I’ve got to be ready to […]

Chiefs Add 3rd QB; Make Two Other Roster Moves

For the first time this season, the Kansas City Chiefs will have three quarterbacks on their 53-man roster for a game when they travel to San Diego to take on the Chargers.  The team announced they have promoted Tyler Palko from the practice squad. To complete the roster move, the Chiefs placed CB Jackie Bates […]

Band Apologizes For Botched Anthem Performance

Before the Kansas City Chiefs beat the Denver Broncos Sunday at Arrowhead Stadium, something other than anticipation for the game got the crowd riled up.  That’s when the lead singer from The Eli Young Band stumbled during his performance of the national anthem.  The band apologized for the flub on Tuesday. The Eli Young Band […]

Will Shields: 2010 Walter Camp Man Of The Year

Former Chiefs guard Will Shields will be honored as the Walter Camp 2010 Man of the Year recognizing his success and leadership on the field as well as contributions to public service in the community.  Last year’s winner was John Elway while Roger Staubach, Gale Sayers and Dick Butkus are among those honored over the […]

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