How Long Until Asamoah Replaces Waters?

There is no denying how important Brian Waters has been to the Kansas City Chiefs offensive line.  Even after his reported run-in with head coach Todd Haley shortly after he was hired, Waters went out and played at a high level through injuries.  Now 34 years old, will Waters be around much longer?  PFW suggests […]

Chiefs 2010 Draft Grade Improves

Immediately following the 2010 NFL Draft, every draftnik in the country pushes out their grades for classes of players that have yet to play a game.  While it usually takes at least three years to get a real feel for just how successful a draft is for a team, ESPN’s Mel Kiper has re-evaluated the […]

Haley Hopeful Asamoah Can Get The Job Done

When new of Ryan Lilja’s broken thumb started to circulate, the focus on the offensive line shifted to rookie Jon Asamoah.  The backup is poised to start the first game of his career today against Buffalo in place of the inactive Lilja, but Haley said earlier this week that he isn’t worried about any of […]

Rookie Asamoah Ready If Needed

Though there is a report that Ryan Lilja will play Sunday with his broken thumb, backup Jon Asamoah told The Star that he is ready to step in if he’s needed. “You always have to be prepared,” Asamoah said.  “You can’t be out there not knowing what you need to do.  I’m ready for anything, […]

Injuries Mount, Impact Offensive Line

In what is a troubling trend, the Kansas City Chiefs list of injured players is growing daily.  During today’s only practice, up to ten players were missing from action.  Four of those were along the offensive line which, as CBS Rapid Reports noted, made for some shifting for the big men on offense. Chiefs sitting […]

Chiefs Rehab Area Getting Crowded

The Kansas City Chiefs have been a relatively healthy group for most of training camp.  But on the heels of their loss to the Atlanta Falcons on Friday night, the Chiefs have added five players to their list of injured players, according to CBS Sports. Missing the Sunday practice were: G Jon Asamoah, T Barry […]

SI Impressed With Chiefs Draft Class

After visiting St. Joseph this weekend to see the Kansas City Chiefs training camp scrimmage, SI’s Don Banks is on board with the 2010 draft class as a “foundation-type” group. It’s August, but I think Berry, McCluster, Arenas and Moeaki are going to show up, get on the field, and produce right away in 2010, […]

Chiefs Announce Jon Asamoah Signing

The Kansas City Chiefs announced what had been floating around the internet for over a week: they have come to terms with third-round pick Jon Asamoah. Asamoah (6-4, 305) was the first of Kansas City’s two third-round picks (68th overall) in the 2010 NFL Draft.  He played in 42 games (37 starts) at Illinois, opening […]

Haley Preaches Competition On The Offensive Line

Following the Chiefs first OTA, it was noted that incumbent starting C Rudy Niswanger was lining up with the first team offense in front of free agent pickup Casey Wiegmann.  When asked about the new players brought in, head coach Todd Haley used one of his favorite words: competition. “I know we brought in good […]

First Day Lineups Have A Few Surprises

The Kansas City Chiefs had their first OTA today and gave us the first glimpse at what the first depth chart of the season will look like.  Bob Gretz and Adam Teicher were there for all the action and report on the first and second teams for both sides of the ball. On offense, the […]

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