Chiefs Work Out Baylor’s Phil Taylor

As the NFL Draft quickly approaches, the Kansas City Chiefs are making the rounds conducting private workouts.  The latest, according to NFP was with Baylor NT Phil Taylor. Taylor has six visits and five private workouts over the next few weeks. Taylor is regarded as a rising prospect on draft boards, especially after the Senior […]

Haley Believes New Rules Could Bring Surprises

The NFL owners decided this week to move the ball on kickoffs up five yards to the 35, making touchbacks more likely than years past.  The idea is to prevent injuries that happen during the high impact collisions on kickoffs.  Kansas City Chiefs head coach Todd Haley told Josh Looney that he thinks the change […]

Happy (2nd) Birthday To Us!

Time sure does fly when you’re having fun. Last week I got an email congratulating KC Chiefs Blog for two years of analysis on the best franchise the NFL has to offer.  “That’s odd,” I thought, figuring that we had just celebrated our first year covering the Chiefs. However, a quick glance at the calendar […]

Chiefs Rushing Attack Will Remain Intact

The NFL’s No. 1 rushing offense will have hit the field next season with the same two running backs that carried the load last year.  Pro Bowler Jamaal Charles was a given, but veteran Thomas Jones was less of a certainty.  Chiefs head coach Todd Haley repeated that not only was he happy with Jones’ […]

Todd Haley Continues To Dodge Play-Calling Issue

No one knows when the Kansas City Chiefs coaches will even have the ability to call plays thanks to the owners locking out the players, but that doesn’t mean Todd Haley won’t be asked about it at every opportunity.  The latest was at the NFL meetings in New Orleans earlier this week and the head […]

Marty Schottenheimer Returns To The Sidelines

It seemed hard to believe when the rumors started to swirl, but indeed former Kansas City Chiefs head coach Marty Schottenheimer is returning to the sidelines as coach of the Virginia Destroyers of the UFL. “I am excited to lead the Destroyers and am eager to return to the football field in Virginia,” Schottenheimer said […]

Tamba Hali Ranked Fifth Best Pass-Rusher

A week after Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles was ranked as the fifth best running back in the NFL by a batch of ESPN.com writers, Tamba Hali earned the same position among pass-rushers. 1. DeMarcus Ware, Dallas Cowboys 2. Clay Matthews, Green Bay Packers 3. Dwight Freeney, Indianapolis Colts 3. Jared Allen, Minnesota […]

NFL Changes Kickoff Rules, Chiefs To Benefit

The NFL owners voted to change the rules for kickoffs on Tuesday, reportedly by a vote of 26 to six.  Kickoffs will move from the 30 to the 35 yard line.  However, not all of the changes proposed were passed by the owners. With the input of coaches, though, the committee decided to allow return […]

Lockout Claims Chiefs Conditioning Program

The Kansas City Chiefs were scheduled to kick off their conditioning program on Monday, but due to the NFL’s lingering labor dispute, all players are prevented from visiting the team’s facilities.  Alternate player advocate Andy Studebaker knows there are no winners right now. “It hurts the team, it hurts the fans, it hurts the game […]

Charles, Flowers Make All-2008 Draft Team

With questions surrounding how, if at all, the lockout will change Scott Pioli’s draft plans it’s important to remember that a full evaluation shouldn’t be made until after three years.  Now that we are three years removed from the 2008 draft, Pro Football Focus has put together a squad with the best players from each […]

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