Tampa Bay, Kansas City OC Woes Linked

If people were surprised that Todd Haley fired Chan Gailey — a man he didn’t bring into the organization — before the final preseason game, imagine their shock when earlier today Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Raheem Morris fired his offensive coordinator Jeff Jagodzinski.  Adam Shefter reports the two firings are linked. During the offseason, Tampa […]

Around The Web: Darling Statement, Collinsworth On Chiefs, Parker Works Out

Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Devard Darling issued a statement regarding his injury. “It saddens me to say my season has officially come to an end.  A torn ACL is a serious injury, but not one I can’t recover from.  I will undergo surgery to repair the damage and take the necessary steps towards a […]

Around The Web: Thigpen’s Ribs, History Repeats Itself, Bad Timing

Could Tyler Thigpen’s subpar performance Saturday night have been a result of a lingering injury?  According to Thigpen’s agent, Joel Turner, told Bill Williamson his client is playing with two broken ribs. Turner says Thigpen suffered the injury in the first preseason game.  Thigpen did not play in the second preseason game, but he did […]

Gailey Releases Statement

The Kansas City Chiefs relieved offensive coordinator Chan Gailey of his duties earlier today.  After Todd Haley addressed the media, Gailey released a statement of his own. “There’s never great timing for situations like this.  However, Todd has to do what’s best for the team and for the future of the Chiefs.  I respect that.  […]

Haley: I’m The Offensive Coordinator

Following practice today, Todd Haley met with the media and made the move official: “I’ve assumed the role as offensive coordinator of the Kansas City Chiefs.” Well, Haley is certainly going to have his hands full.  I hope he knows what he’s getting himself into. With a head coach having so much on his plate, […]

Report: Chiefs Fire OC Chan Gailey

According to Pro Football Talk, the Chiefs have fired offensive coordinator Chan Gailey. Gailey survived the initial purge of assistant coaches after Todd Haley was hired in February.  It’s unclear what has changed between then and now. Gailey became a star in the mid-1990s, serving as the offensive coordinator of the Steelers.  A fter the […]

Around The Web: Gailey To Call Plays, AFL History, Training Camp Questions

One of the biggest questions following around Todd Haley this offseason was who would be calling the offensive plays.  Would Haley demand full control and use Chan Gailey more as a consultant or allow his offensive coordinator to make the in-game decisions?  The Kansas City Star’s Adam Teicher got an official answer out of Haley. […]

Q&A: Todd Haley on 6/11 OTA Session

Following today’s OTA session, Todd Haley met with the media for a short Q&A session. If the team is learning from their mistakes: “I think it would be good if everything went well all of the time.  We had the discussion about drops the other day and obviously during the two-minute drill the offense tipped […]

Around The Web: Cold Contagious, Coaching Tree, Raiders & LJ Predictions

Yesterday, Jason Whitlock took to his Kansas City Star column to express how he is starting to get cold feet about Matt Cassel since the Chiefs have not signed their new quarterback to an extension yet. No offense to Cassel, but he’s a college and NFL bench-warmer who had the luxury of playing quarterback alongside […]

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