Cassel To Have Hand Surgery, Season In Doubt

Anyone calling for Kansas City Chiefs QB Matt Cassel to head to the bench will get their wish.  Head coach Todd Haley announced on Monday that Cassel has a serious hand injury that will require surgery.  The veteran’s season is in doubt. As the Chiefs get ready to kick off the most difficult stretch of […]

Players To Watch: Kansas City Chiefs vs. Miami Dolphins

The Kansas City Chiefs take on the Miami Dolphins Sunday as they attempt to win their fifth straight game and hold onto their share of first-place in the AFC West.  Sitting atop the division with the San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders, the Chiefs were left for dead after starting the season 0-3 but are […]

Matt Cassel: If Anybody Can Do It, Carson Can

When the Kansas City Chiefs travel to Oakland Sunday to take on the Raiders, QB Matt Cassel will be staring across the field at his former roommate and player he backed up while at USC in Carson Palmer.  The new Raiders quarterback was just acquired this week in a trade with the Cincinnati Bengals after […]

Matt Cassel Nominated For Player Of The Week

Following his impressive performance against the Indianapolis Colts, Kansas City Chiefs QB Matt Cassel has been nominated for FedEx Air Player of the Week.  Cassel is up against Aaron Rodgers of the Green Bay Packers and Ben Roethlisberger of the Pittsburgh Steelers. Cassel threw for 257 yards and four touchdowns with no interceptions on 21 […]

Matt Cassel: From Zero To Hero

Fortunes turn quickly in the NFL.  No one has seen this more in the last few years than Kansas City Chiefs QB Matt Cassel.  He has gone from career backup to franchise QB and then quarterback of the future to being pushed out of town. Cassel has once again experienced plenty the last couple of […]

Players To Watch: Kansas City Chiefs vs. Indianapolis Colts

The Kansas City Chiefs will hit the road to take on the Indianapolis Colts Sunday in search of their second victory of the season. Following two terrible losses to the Buffalo Bills and Detroit Lions to start the season, the Chiefs looked better in a loss to the San Diego Chargers before finally breaking through […]

Bowe On Haley: He Definitely Don’t Want No Punk

Kansas City Chiefs head coach made a lot of headlines last week, not for his team’s first victory of the season, but for the screaming match he had with quarterback Matt Cassel following a busted third-down play. WR Dwayne Bowe was on the field for the play and told ESPN Radio’s Doug Gottlieb that while […]

Cassel Knows What Lies Ahead For Painter

Much like Tom Brady only got his chance because of an injury to Drew Bledsoe, Matt Cassel is only where he is today because Brady went down with a knee injury in 2008.  With Peyton Manning on the sidelines with a neck injury, young Curtis Painter is getting a shot with the Indianapolis Colts. The […]

Gus Johnson Goes All Gus Johnson During Chiefs-Vikings

The Kansas City Chiefs won their first game of the season, 22-17 over the Minnesota Vikings, thanks in large part to a 52-yard touchdown from Matt Cassel to Dwayne Bowe. The long catch-and-run gave the Chiefs a 12 point lead, though the Vikings would come back and answer with a touchdown of their own making […]

Matt Cassel: Goat Of The Week

The Kansas City Chiefs often aren’t given a fair shake by the local media and I’m the first one willing to jump up and scream foul.  But in this instance, there isn’t any Chiefs fan that can argue with this one. In his weekly Monday Morning QB column, SI’s Peter King named Matt Cassel as […]

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