Tyler Thigpen Still Bills Backup QB (For Now)

During his time with the Kansas City Chiefs, QB Tyler Thigpen quickly earned himself quite the passionate following among the fan base. While playing 14 games for the 2008 Chiefs, Thigpen tossed 18 touchdowns (and caught one!) for a team that would only win two games in the final season of the Herm Edwards era. […]

Thigpen Reunites With Gailey In Buffalo

Former Kansas City Chiefs QB Tyler Thigpen is heading to the Buffalo Bills to reunite with his former offensive coordinator, Chan Gailey.  Turns out there was quite the market for Thigpen, but he was happy to work with Gailey again. “He’s extremely looking forward to it,” said Joel Turner, Thigpen’s South Carolina-based agent.  “He knows […]

Marshall Wants The Damn Ball (From Thigpen)

File this under “just another day at the office”, but former Broncos and current Dolphins WR Brandon Marshall is unhappy.  Though what might surprise you is that, according to The Palm Beach Post, he wants the offense to operate more the way it did with former Chiefs QB Tyler Thigpen who backed up Chad Henne […]

Mort: Tyler Thigpen Could Be The Answer In Miami

During the Dolphins drubbing by the Patriots last night, Miami pulled starting QB Chad Henne in favor of former Chief Tyler Thigpen.  Just garbage time for the backup?  There could be more to it, according to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen (via PFT). On Tuesday morning’s SportsCenter, ESPN’s Chris Mortensen acknowledged that the team is concerned about […]

Thigpen Excited To Be Miami Bound

Just because Tyler Thigpen is leaving one 0-3 team for another doesn’t mean he is any less excited about his trade to the Miami Dolphins, according to his agent Joel Turner. “It’s not like that team is short on talent — they won the division last year,” Turner said.  “It’s a wonderful opportunity.  Nobody does […]

Thigpen Traded To Dolphins

The Kansas City Chiefs have traded quarterback Tyler Thigpen to the Miami Golphins for an undisclosed draft pick. Though the pick is undisclosed, there were rumors in training camp about the Chiefs receiving an offer of from the Jacksonville Jaguars of a 5th round selection for Thigpen.  Kansas City was said to be asking for […]

Jacksonville Trades For A QB Not Named Thigpen

Last week, there were rumors swirling that the Chiefs were talking to the Jacksonville Jaguars about a trade for quarterback Tyler Thigpen.  After today’s cuts left 4 QBs on the Kansas City roster led many to believe a trade was still coming.  And it still might, but it won’t be to Jacksonville.  The Jaguars have […]

Around The Web: Thigpen’s Ribs, History Repeats Itself, Bad Timing

Could Tyler Thigpen’s subpar performance Saturday night have been a result of a lingering injury?  According to Thigpen’s agent, Joel Turner, told Bill Williamson his client is playing with two broken ribs. Turner says Thigpen suffered the injury in the first preseason game.  Thigpen did not play in the second preseason game, but he did […]

Players To Watch: Kansas City Chiefs vs. Seattle Seahawks

The Kansas City Chiefs take on the Seattle Seahawks tonight at Arrowhead Stadium.  The third preseason game of the season will see the starters for both teams play into the third quarter, but there are plenty of jobs to be won up and down the entire roster. Before every game we present you with three […]

Around The Web: Pick Your Nose, Croyle Unsure, Thigpen To G-Men?

As the Chiefs transition to the 3-4 defense, the key to having success this season will be the performance of the nose tackle.  Bob Gretz breaks down the candidates for the position and talks about Todd Haley picking his nose (tackle). With pre-season game No. 3 just a day away, the Chiefs are still searching […]

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