Former Chiefs Released Around The NFL

When cuts started to come in from around the NFL, the highlight for Kansas City Chiefs fans was former defensive lineman Shaun Smith with the Tennessee Titans. Beyond Smith, there were a handful of other former Chiefs among the hundreds of players released the last few days as part of the league-wide cut down to […]

Chiefs Cut 13; Place 2 On Injured Reserve

The Kansas City Chiefs needed to clear 15 roster spots by 6pm EST to get down to the league maximum of 53.  They did that by releasing 13 and placing 2 on injured reserve, the team announced. Released: DT Garrett Brown, T Colin Brown, DT Dion Gales, OL/DL Bobby Greenwood, G Darryl Harris, LB David […]

Players To Watch: Kansas City Chiefs vs. Green Bay Packers

The battle for the final spots on the Chiefs 53-man roster will conclude Thursday night in Kansas City as the Chiefs take on the Green Bay Packers.  We won’t see much of the first-team and might not even see a whole lot of the second-team, but that doesn’t mean there won’t be plenty to see […]

The Battle To Backup Charles-Jones

The Kansas City Chiefs don’t have nearly as many open starting positions as last season, but that doesn’t mean there won’t be a lot of competition for jobs between now and the close of training camp.  Josh Looney took a look at the very crowded Chiefs backfield behind starters Jamaal Charles and Thomas Jones. Scenario […]

Kolby Smith To IR, Javarris Williams Promoted

In a move that was expected, the Kansas City Chiefs placed RB Kolby Smith on injured reserve.  RB Javarris Williams was promoted from the practice squad to take Smith’s roster spot. Smith spent the offseason rehabbing a season-ending knee injury and started this year on the physically unable to perform list.  He made his 2009 […]

Chiefs Practice Squad Named

After cutting their roster to the league maximum of 53 players, the Kansas City Chiefs filled their practice squad today.  Teams are permitted to sign up to eight players to their practice squad.  You can read about what makes a player eligible for a practice squad here. The Chiefs added seven players to the practice […]

Chiefs Make Final Cuts (For Now)

The Kansas City Chiefs — along with every other team in the league — made their roster cuts to meet the league maximum of 53 players.  There were a couple of surprises on the list. Of the 14 players cut, 6 were from the offensive side of the ball: TE Tom Crabtree, G Darryl Harris, […]

News: Chiefs Sign 7th Round Pick Javarris Williams

The Kansas City Chiefs announced today they have signed seventh round pick RB Javarris Williams out of Tennessee State. The three year deal is worth $1.25 million according to a league source and includes a signing bonus around $65,000. Williams was the first of the Chiefs’ three 7th round picks.  The others, TE Jake O’Connell […]

Draft: Kansas City Chiefs Select Javarris Williams, RB, Tennessee State

More offense from Scott Pioli and the Kansas City Chiefs in the seventh round (212 overall) with RB Javarris Williams out of Tennessee State. Scouts Inc. assigned a rating of 41 to Williams and ranked him as the 20th best running back. You can check out his Tennessee State profile here. At the NFL combine, […]

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