Clancy Pendergast’s Time In Oakland Short Lived

Former Chiefs defensive coordinator Clancy Pendergast signed on with the Oakland Raiders to be a defensive assistant coach less than two weeks ago.  He has already moved on, taking the defensive coordinator job at California. “We are extremely pleased and excited to be able to hire a football coach with Clancy Pendergast’s experience and credentials,” […]

Raiders Hire Clancy Pendergast

The Oakland Raiders have hired former Kansas City Chiefs defensive coordinator Clancy Pendergast to coach their defensive backs, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Pendergast could either replace incumbent secondary coach Lionel Washington, who is still under contract, or join Washington on staff.  Willie Brown, who assists in the secondary and is in charge of “squad […]

Chiefs Coaching Shuffle Continues

Once Charlie Weis and Romeo Crennel were hired by Todd Haley to run the offense and defense, it was a matter of time before the rest of the staff fell into place.  That happened today with several coaches coming and going, the team announced. Richie Anderson (Wide Receivers), Anthony Pleasant (Assistant Coach – Defense) and […]

Clancy Pendergast To Be Relieved Of His Duties

Now that the Chiefs have agreed to terms with Romeo Crennel for him to be Kansas City’s new defensive coordinator, according to Jason La Canfora they will be parting way with the man he is replacing. Chiefs will be relieving Clancy Pendergast of his duties.  LB coach Gary Gibbs to remain with team; other spots […]

Patriot Reinforcements On The Way

When the Chiefs take the field next year they will reportedly have two new coordinators calling the shots. The NFL Network’s Jason LaConfora called Kansas City a “likely landing spot” for former Notre Dame head coach and New England Patriots offensiive coordinator Charlie Weis. Meanwhile, there is a growing feedling that former Cleveland Browns head […]

Red Zone Podcast: Petro With Clancy Pendergast

Kansas City Chiefs defensive coordinator Clancy Pendergast stopped by Soren Petro’s weekly Red Zone Podcast today on KCChiefs.com. Listen to the show via the player below or check out my notes on the interview after the jump. Pendergast talked about everything from building a defense to his favorite restaurant in Kansas City.  Check it out.

Around The Web: Albert Leading The Way, Haley’s Defensive Comments

With no incumbent starter at quarterback, Tony Gonzalez traded to Atlanta and Brian Waters looking for a way out of town, do the Kansas City Chiefs have a leader?  As Kent Babb reports this morning, Branden Albert sure would like to fill that role. I t wasn’t easy for Branden Albert to sit at the […]

Around The Web: OL Rankings, Fan Friendly D, Training Camp Delay

The Chiefs haven’t been known for their strength along the offensive line the past few seasons after years of near dominant line play.  And according to Bill Williamson Kansas City currently only places two linemen in the top twelve in the AFC West. Tackle Branden Albert comes in at No. 7 right behind the Chargers’ […]

Around The Web: Hali’s Fresh Start, Substance Over Sizzle, Rush Defense, Rookie Bulldog

Tamba Hali told The Kansas City Star that the idea first occurred to him last year as he suffered through the worst season of his short NFL career.  Maybe he’d be better off if he were allowed to drop some weight and move away from defensive end, where he was having trouble staying in one […]

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