Former Chiefs Cut Around The NFL

This end of the preseason is always tough for NFL players as every team ends up having to quickly go from 90 to 53 players. Teams needed to be at the 53-man limit by Saturday afternoon after four days prior already cutting 15 players. Among those cut there were no shortage of familiar names. In […]

Packers vs. Bears: Kansas City Connections

When the Green Bay Packers take on the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field Sunday afternoon, there are more than a couple of ties to the Kansas City Chiefs on both sides of the ball. So if you need a reason to root for one team or the other, pick the side with your favorite former […]

Packers Sign Tom Crabtree

The Green Bay Packers have signed former Chiefs tight end Tom Crabtree to their practice squad, according to the team’s official site. A 6-foot-4, 245-pound rookie from Miami (OH), Crabtree was signed by the Chiefs as a UDFA in May. He spent all of training camp with Kansas City before being part of the final […]

Transaction Tuesday For Chiefs

After trading QB Tyler Thigpen to the Miami Dolphins, Scott Pioli continued to alter the Kansas City Chiefs roster. The team announced they have released CB Ricardo Colclough, LB Monty Beisel and TE Tom Crabtree.  Colclough and Beisel were on the 53-man roster and Crabtree was on the practice squad. To fill two of their […]

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 Agree To Terms With Jake O’Connell

The Kansas City Chiefs have agreed to terms with seventh-round pick TE Jake O’Connell, the third member of the 2009 draft class to sign. As per team policy, terms of the deal were not released. O’Connell was the 237th overall pick of the draft and played his college ball at University of Miami (OH) where […]

Around The Web: Tight Competition, Injury Free, Pollard’s Helping Hands

Tony Gonzalez is long gone, but left in his wake were several players vying for his starting spot.  As Kent Babb notes, the competition for that spot is fiercer than coach Todd Haley might have predicted. The starting job was supposed to be Brad Cottam’s job to take.  Now, it could go to any of […]

Q&A: Todd Haley On Mandatory Mini-Camp Day 3

Following the third and final day of the Chiefs mandatory mini-camp, coach Todd Haley met with the media.  Here are the highlights: If he has been surprised by anyone: “A guy that stood out to me is Branden Albert.  He’s a guy who came in way out of shape that we were all pretty disappointed […]

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