Watch: Tony Gonzalez Says Goodbye

Former Chiefs tight end Tony Gonzalez said goodbye to Kansas City today, but said he’s merely on loan to the Atlanta Falcons. The 10-time Pro Bowler met with reporters Tuesday morning at the top of the Hyatt Regency Crown Center, saying that he might be going to Atlanta now but Gonzalez insisted he’ll someday retire […]

Around The Web: Tony, Tony, Tony

The reaction to yesterday’s trade of Tony Gonzalez to the Atlanta Falcons has been wide ranging: Jason Whitlock does not believe the Gonzalez trade is a white flag on the 2009 season. Pioli and Haley weren’t raised to rebuild.  Their upbringing and egos dictate immediate building and instant gratification.  They’ll be disappointed if the Chiefs […]

Read: Tony Gonzalez Speaks

Jay Glazer over at spoke with tight end Tony Gonzalez shortly after he was traded to the Atlanta Falcons: “It’s somewhat bittersweet.  I love Kansas City. I grew up in Kansas City. The city means a lot to me. I got there when I turned 21. It will be sad to leave a city […]

News: Tony Gonzalez Traded To Atlanta

The Kansas City Chiefs traded tight end Tony Gonzalez to the Atlanta Falcons today for a second-round draft pick in the 2010 NFL Draft, ending months of speculation. Chiefs Chairman Clark Hunt: ”On behalf of my family and the Chiefs, I want to thank Tony for his time in Kansas City.  Over the last 12 […]

Around The Web: More Curry Praise, Pioli Eyes Draft Deals, Giants Claim OT, Medlock Thrills

The praise for Wake Forest linebacker Aaron Curry continues to roll in, but Kent Babb wonders if it will matter when the Chiefs pick this Saturday. Experts and analysts seem to all concur that Curry is a special talent.  Earlier this week we talked about how former Chiefs coach and current ESPN analyst Herm Edwards […]

Around The Web: Cassel At Camp, New Draft Target, Mocking The Mocks, Mini-Camp Ends

Matt Cassel is spending his time these days making his teammates see how badly he wants to earn their respect and trust, writes Jeffri Chadiha at ESPN. So far during his time in Kansas City, Cassel is at Chiefs team headquarters every weekday morning at 7:30 so he can train with the first group of […]

Read: LJ At Mini-Camp, Waters and Gonzalez Not

Larry Johnson is participating in Todd Haley’s first mini-camp with the Chiefs, but Brian Waters and Tony Gonzalez are not, according to Kent Babb at the KC Star. LJ worked with the first-team offense while Wade Smith filled in for Waters and Brad Cottam for Gonzalez.  Waters has reportedly asked to be traded or released […]

Around The Web: Schedule Reax, No Gonzo Talk, Franklin Claimed, New Kicker, Hunt Money Man Guilty

The schedule for the Chiefs’ 50th anniversary season was released yesterday. The reaction was expectantly wide ranging: Over at the Red Zone Blog, Kent Babb goes game by game giving odds for a Chiefs victory and even a score prediction.  When the dust settles the Chiefs should finish five wins better than last season and […]

Around The Web: TG Rumors Swirl, Franklin Released, Jerome Woods Gets Paid, Darling’s Darling

A couple days back we talked about the Atlanta Falcons interest in Tony Gonzalez, with their potential offer being a 2nd round pick (55th overall). Now, per our friends at Arrowhead Pride — who have been all over the TG situation — Frank Boal of FOX4 in KC is reporting the Chiefs have rejected a […]

Around The Web: Whitlock Returns, Thomas’ Contract, Atlanta Likes Gonzalez

Chiefs GM Scott Pioli needs to release Larry Johnson and make amends with Brian Waters says Jason Whitlock in his first column about the Chiefs in over a month.  Johnson should be released because he has no trade value, refuses to block, is an unreliable runner and has a bad attitude.  If Kansas City keeps […]

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