Dick Vermeil Will Appear At Chiefs Practice

The star of today’s Kansas City Chiefs practice won’t be making any plays on the field, but instead will be found standing on the sidelines with head coach Andy Reid. That’s where former Chiefs coach Dick Vermeil will be today when he returns to Kansas City. Vermeil isn’t new to Reid’s practices. He lives near […]

Chiefs Well Represented Among HOF Nonimees

If former Kansas City Chiefs tackle Willie Roaf is going to get into the Pro Football Hall of Fame this year — his second eligible — there’s a chance another former Chief joins him.  All told there are six players or coaches with ties to Kansas City that are among the 2012 Modern Era nominees: […]

Vermeil Knows All About Emotions Of Draft Day

Judging by the growing buzz as the NFL Draft approaches, there is a chance we will see more action this year than ever before.  Every time a team moves around on the draft board, a team’s mock draft gets blown up due to the uncertainty.  Former Kansas City Chiefs coach Dick Vermeil told the Star […]

Coaches Vs. Scouts Over Draft Decisions

There are going to be a lot of voices that want to be heard when it comes time for the Kansas City Chiefs to make each of their selections in next week’s draft.  Bob Gretz has tackled the blurring lines between coaching and scouting this morning, with a couple of very interesting examples. In the […]

Dick Vermeil: Chiefs Will Be A Lot Better

Dick Vermeil is in town to promote his wine business and made the media rounds throughout the day.  He sat down with NBC Action News  for not one, but two interviews to talk about what he misses most about his time as Chiefs head coach, the outlook for 2010 and how he would handle the […]

Vermeil Heading To Larry Johnson’s Alma Mater

As we all know, former Chiefs head coach Dick Vermeil is known to be quite the speaker.  On Tuesday, April 20th, Vermeil will be the special guest of Penn State’s Student Programming Association Distinguished Speaker Series. The event is free and open to the public but tickets are required for admittance.  Tickets are available now […]

Dick Vermeil And Herm Edwards Endorse LJ In DC

New Redskins running back Larry Johnson received some interesting words of encouragement from his first two head coaches in the NFL, Dick Vermeil and Herm Edwards. “He will take over the running back position,” said Dick Vermeil, who coached Johnson in Kansas City from 2003 to ’05.  “That’s what I think.  He’ll push that guy […]

Nick Lowery And Dick Vermeil On NFL’s Kicking Woes

On the heels of Nate Kaeding’s implosion last week and Shayne Graham’s in the opening round, there will be an even brighter spotlight on the four kickers on the field this weekend.  One former Chiefs kicker (no, not THAT one) and head coach weighed in on the league’s recent kicking issues. “It’s the importance of […]

Vermeil Working On His Vintage

For those of you wondering what former Chiefs coach Dick Vermeil has been doing with his time, Bob Gretz gives a fantastic glimpse into his life since leaving football. Vermeil’s retirement from coaching and the success of the wine has led to expanded production and the creation of the Vermeil Wine Group.  They hope to […]

Around The Web: Sulak Staying West?, Vermeil Hits The Track, Could Have Been Worse

To the surprise of no one — because it’s Al Davis — the Oakland Raiders released 6th round pick Stryker Sulak…  Before training camp!  Sulak has cleared waivers and now his agent is looking to get the defensive end into training camp with a new team. If a team were to claim Sulak on waivers, […]

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