Week 12 NFL Picks

After nine consecutive weeks of .500 or better, our free NFL picks took a step backwards last week.  A less-than-stellar 6-7-1 knocked things off track, but the stage is set for a bounce back week. Last week there were three games in double digits, but that number is down to just one in Week 12.  […]

Ryan Lilja Ruled Out vs. Steelers

The Kansas City Chiefs first injury report for Sunday night’s game against the Pittsburgh Steelers includes just four names. Like last week, the report is led by a player already ruled out.  Instead of Matt Cassel, who has since been sent to injured reserve, Ryan Lilja is the Kansas City player that has no chance […]

Chiefs Release WR Keary Colbert

The Kansas City Chiefs have released WR Keary Colbert to make room for QB Kyle Orton, who was claimed off waivers from the Denver Broncos. Colbert appeared in seven games for the Chiefs this season, catching nine passes for 89 yards and no touchdowns.  The receiver had been inactive the last two weeks and had […]

Bears Lose Out On Orton, Turn To McCown

The Kansas City Chiefs claimed Kyle Orton off waivers from the Denver Broncos on Wednesday, but they weren’t alone in their pursuit of the signal caller.  The Chicago Bears put in a claim for Orton hoping that he could step right in and replace the injured Jay Cutler. After Orton was off the board, the […]

Kansas City Chiefs Claim QB Kyle Orton

Less than a week after putting starting QB Matt Cassel on injured reserve with a hand injury, the Kansas City Chiefs have claimed Kyle Orton on waivers from the division rival Denver Broncos.  With journeyman Tyler Palko and rookie Ricky Stanzi as the only signal callers on the Chiefs roster, Orton immediately steps in as […]

Willie Roaf, Will Shields Among HOF Semifinalists

Of the six players and coaches with ties to the Kansas City Chiefs that were among the 2012 modern-era Pro Football Hall of Fame nominees, two have been chosen as semifinalists.  Offensive linemen Willie Roaf and Will Shields are among the 26 semifinalists selected by the Hall of Fame Selection Committee. Roaf was first eligible […]

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