Former Chiefs Released Around The League

The NFL’s deadline for all teams to get down to the roster maximum of 53 was Saturday night, sending hundreds of players to the waiver wire and free agency.  Among those cut were plenty of former Chiefs. Arizona Cardinals: LB Monty Beisel. Carolina Panthers: RB Dantrell Savage, DT Tank Tyler. Cincinnati Bengals: K Dave Rayner. […]

Kolby Smith Catches On In Denver

After being released by the Chiefs, RB Kolby Smith quickly found himself back in the AFC West. Denver claimed running back Kolby Smith off waivers Tuesday. Smith, 25, finished each of the past two seasons with the Chiefs on injured reserve.  He played in four games last season, rushing for 33 yards before an ankle […]

Kolby Smith Wasn’t The Only Notable Cut

The Kansas City Chiefs waived six players yesterday, notable among them was RB Kolby Smith.  But Bob Gretz was surprised by one of the lesser known players given walking papers. TE Leroy Banks – and his release was a bit of a surprise.  There’s no question a log jam exists at the tight end position; […]

Chiefs Waive Kolby Smith, Matt Gutierrez; 4 Others

The Kansas City Chiefs announced that they have waived six players including QB Matt Gutierrez and RB Kolby Smith.  Also released were TE Leroy Banks, DB Andre Jones, OL Nick Landry and OL Jermail Porter. Gutierrez has played in six games with New England (2007-08) and Kansas City (2009).  He appeared in one contest for […]

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 […]

Chiefs Release Goff; Re-Sign Gutierrez, Smith

The Kansas City Chiefs parted ways with guard Mike Goff after one season with the team and re-signed QB Matt Gutierrez and RB Kolby Smith. Goff started the first seven games of 2009 before injuring his shoulder vs. San Diego (10/25) and heading to injured reserve on November 11th.  Wade Smith started the majority of […]

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 Activate Kolby Smith, Release Bobby Engram

The Chiefs have activated running back Kolby Smith from the Physically-Unable-to-Perform List and released wide receiver Bobby Engram to make room on the roster. Smith has played in 23 games for Kansas City, rushing 147 times for 507 yards and 3 touchdowns.  He has also caught 32 passes for 200 yards.  He spent the final […]

Jamaal Charles Wants The Ball

With Chiefs running back Larry Johnson suspended — pending an appeal — for the next two weeks, the door has been opened Dantrell Savage, Kolby Smith and Jamaal Charles. Savage has worked primarily this season as a kick returner.  Smith, who spent the first six weeks on the physically-unable-to-perform list, said he trusts his knee […]

First Round Of Cuts

The Kansas City Chiefs announced today their five cuts to get the current roster down from 80 to the NFL maximum 75. The Chiefs released Amani Toomer, Alfonso Boone and Cameron Goldberg.  The team also placed Devard Darling on the Reserve/Injured List and Kolby Smith on the Reserve/Physically-Unable-to-Perform List. Toomer was signed during training camp […]

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