Haith Could Bring Emmitt Thomas Closer To His Son

One of the most important things a new head coach — in any sport — has to do is build a staff of assistants.  For Missouri’s Frank Haith, one of those men may be Derek Thomas, bringing a Chiefs assistant coach much closer to his son. Thomas, an assistant coach at Detroit Mercy and the […]

Emmitt Thomas Enters Texas Sports Hall Of Fame

Former Kansas City Chiefs DB and current coach Emmitt Thomas has been inducted into the Texas Sports Hall of Fame. Thomas was enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2008 after entering the Chiefs Hall of Fame in ’86 following an illustrious 13-year playing career with Kansas City.  He played in 181 regular […]

Chiefs Represented On All-Texas Super Bowl Team

There’s no need to remind those of us that have only seen the Chiefs win a few playoff games in our lifetime that recent Super Bowl history has not included many Kansas City players.  However, those two early Super Bowl teams had a lot of talent — and apparently a good chuck of it from […]

Todd Haley Introduces Coaching Staff

After finalizing th Chiefs coaching staff, Todd Haley met with the media — along with Charlie Weis, Romeo Crennel and Emmitt Thomas — to talk about Kansas City’s new coaches.  Here are the highlights: How did everything come together to get Emmitt Thomas on the staff? TH: “Coach Thomas is someone that, myself, growing up […]

Chiefs Finalize Coaching Staff

The Kansas City Chiefs announced today that Todd Haley has finalized his coaching staff for 2010.  They have officially added Bernie Parmalee, Otis Smith and Emmitt Thomas to the staff. Bernie Parmalee (Tight Ends): Parmalee spent the past five seasons at Notre Dame, working as the tight ends/assistant special teams coach (2005-06) and tight ends […]

Emmitt Thomas Out In Atlanta

Kansas City Chiefs Hall of Famer Emmitt Thomas is looking for work after his contract was not renewed by the Atlanta Falcons. “Everyone here in the Falcons organization has the utmost respect for Emmitt, and we deeply appreciate his contributions to our team over the years,” Falcons coach Mike Smith said Tuesday night.  “We wish […]

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