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Former Chiefs RB Josh Caldwell signs with Bears

Former Kansas City Chiefs RB Josh Caldwell has signed a contract with the Chicago Bears. Fans may not know much about him, but Caldwell achieved his dreams by playing in his first NFL game for his hometown team. He’s originally from Lee’s Summit, Missouri and played college football at Northwest State University. He signed with the Chiefs following a second tryout at mandatory minicamp. He was also at the teams local pro day and a rookie minicamp tryout. Caldwell scored his first NFL...

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Former Chiefs running back Josh Caldwell lands on his feet in Chicago

Jay Biggerstaff-USA TODAY Sports Old friend Matt Nagy and the Bears have signed the former Chiefs running back. Former Kansas City Chiefs running back Josh Caldwell has landed on his feet—and he is headed to an old friend. The Chicago Bears (and head coach Matt Nagy) have signed Caldwell, according to the team’s official public relations staff on Twitter. Caldwell, 23, garnered a decent following during his short offseason stint with the Chiefs thanks in part to being a native of Lee’s...

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TV announcers set for first two games of 2019 Chiefs season

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We’ve compiled a list of the booth teams for all NFL telecasts in 2019 — and now we know which ones will call the first two Chiefs games

We now know who the television broadcast teams will be for all the networks carrying NFL football in the 2019 season. We also know which broadcast teams will be assigned to the first two Kansas City Chiefs broadcasts — both of which will be broadcast by CBS.

Ian Eagle, Dan Fouts and Evan Washburn will have the...

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Report: MRI for Chiefs WR Marcus Kemp reveals ACL, MCL injuries

Kansas City Chiefs WR Marcus Kemp had MRI imaging done on his injured knee on Sunday. Kemp injured the knee during Saturday’s preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. He came up limping after making a contested-catch during the game. The injury forced him to leave the game early and he was quickly ruled out to make a return. Following the game, Andy Reid described the injury as the “most significant” of those suffered by Chiefs players. He called it a knee sprain at the time,...

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Report: Chiefs working to bring back OL Jeff Allen

The Kansas City Chiefs could have some help coming for the offensive line. According to former Chiefs offensive lineman Geoff Schwartz, the team is working toward bringing back free agent offensive lineman Jeff Allen. Allen was drafted by the Chiefs in 2012 out of the University of Illinois. Schwartz and Allen were teammates on the Chiefs during the 2013 season. It was Andy Reid’s first year as head coach of the Chiefs. Allen would go on to leave the team as a free agent in 2016 but...

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Wide receiver Marcus Kemp tore his ACL and MCL, according to a report

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Friend-of-the-site Matt Derrick confirms the initial diagnosis — Kemp’s season is over.

Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Marcus Kemp’s season is officially over, according to friend-of-the-site Matt Derrick of Chiefs Digest.

The MRI on #Chiefs WR Marcus Kemp confirmed the initial diagnosis from Saturday, he torn the ACL and MCL in his knee, per source. The injury ends his season, and unfortunately comes just as he was coming into his own as a...

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Chiefs may re-sign former guard Jeff Allen

Jeff Allen could be on the verge of reuniting with the Chiefs. The guard is discussing a deal with the team, according to former teammate Geoff Schwartz (on Twitter). A new deal would mark Allen’s third go-round with Kansas City. The Chiefs drafted Allen in the second round of the 2012 draft and brought him back into the fold in the middle of the 2018 campaign. In between the K.C. stints, he spent time with the Texans. Allen has has 66 career starts to his credit, including four last...

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Chiefs likely to bring back offensive lineman Jeff Allen

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Allen provides the Chiefs good, veteran depth at the offensive line position.

The Kansas City Chiefs are likely to bring back offensive lineman Jeff Allen, as first hinted at by SB Nation’s own Geoff Schwartz.

Sources: Some offensive line reforcement for the @Chiefs. A reunion with @JeffAllen71 in the works.

— Geoff Schwartz (@geoffschwartz) August 19, 2019

And Geoff would know—the two were teammates on the Chiefs in 2013, and his brother is...

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Which players stood out to Andy Reid in Week 2 of preseason play?

To the naked eye, there wasn’t a whole lot of great play that came from the Kansas City Chiefs on Saturday against the Steelers. Andy Reid has admitted that there is a lot of good film that the players can learn from. There were some positives and negatives to take away from the game, as with any game preseason or regular season. Even though there wasn’t a whole lot for players to get excited about there were still some standout performances noted by the teams head coach. “Both of them...

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Arrowheadlines: Chiefs rookies impress for second week in a row

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Preseason Week 2 Takeaways: Watson and Hopkins Look Primed to Explode in 2019 | Bleacher Report

Young Chiefs Offensive Weapons Shine Again | Bleacher Report

Chiefs rookies Mecole Hardman and Darwin Thompson shined so brightly last week in their preseason debuts that it caused yours truly to write a column suggesting they might make the Kansas City offense unstoppable in 2019.

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Latest Chiefs injury update following preseason Week 2

Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid spoke to the media in a conference call on Sunday. Reid started off his teleconference by letting everyone know he didn’t have any new information other than what he provided following the game. Even though he was unable to provide significant updates on specific injuries, he mentioned a few things related to those injuries that are certainly of interest to Chiefs fans. When Reid was asked about the injury to star safety Tyrann Mathieu, the question...

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Chiefs HC Andy Reid breaks down positives and negatives from preseason Week 2

Kansas City Chiefs HC Andy Reid spoke with members of the media on a conference call Sunday afternoon. During his call, he broke down some positives and negatives that he saw throughout last nights game against the Steelers. Reid described this game as one that he could utilize in the classroom to help this team get better. “I think it’s a great learning tape for us,” Reid said. “There were just some small things that can add up that could hurt you in games. We’ll go back and look...

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Chiefs rookie RB Darwin Thompson further along than expected

Sixth-round draft pick Darwin Thompson continued his strong preseason performance on Saturday. Against the Steelers, Thompson notched 30 yards on four carries averaging 7.5 yards per touch. He also stood out again in pass protection, making a crucial block that took out a defender heading toward the QB. He even had the opportunity to return a kick, which was new for the preseason. Chiefs HC Andy Reid was asked about Thompson’s performance following the game. “He’s playing hard and...

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Five things to know from Andy Reid’s Sunday conference call

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The Chiefs head coach spoke to the media following the 17-7 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid spoke to the local Kansas City media Sunday following the team’s 17-7 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers in their second preseason game on Saturday night. He had no injury updates, but there were some items to take away from the conference call.

Here are five things we learned from the Chiefs head coach:

1. Reid...

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5 takeaways from Chiefs' preseason loss against Steelers

The Chiefs lost their second preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers 17-7. There was not much action as both teams struggled to get much done on offense until late in the game, but here are five things to take away from the game: Photo by Justin Berl/Getty Images Darwin Thompson looked like the best Chiefs RB for the second week in a row Darwin Thompson is quickly becoming a fan favorite, on the back of his stellar preseason play. He led the Chiefs in rushing yards the second week in...

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Snap counts: Chiefs waste no time checking Tyrann Mathieu out vs. Steelers

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The Steelers defeated the Chiefs, 17-7, in the second preseason game of the season on Saturday night.

The Kansas City Chiefs dropped their second preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Saturday night.

Here were the snap counts for the Chiefs:

(Note: columns from left to right: offensive snaps, defensive snaps and special teams snaps)

Offense Defense Special teams

Starters (offensive): WR Tyeek Hill, LT Eric Fisher, LG Andrew Wylie, C...

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Key stats from Chiefs preseason Week 2 loss vs. Steelers

A not so stellar performance Saturday night by the Chiefs offense in their second week of action in the preseason. The game started out on the wrong foot with an hour-long weather delay but was bailed out early by the defense. They gave the fans a three-and-out compared to last weeks long TD drive to start the game. It wasn’t the most exciting game, but here are some stats from the action to give you something to look for going into the third week of the preseason: 51 Starting off with the...

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Chiefs vs. Steelers preseason Week 2 post-game Injury Report

The Kansas City Chiefs suffered quite a few injuries on Saturday in Pittsburgh as they faced the Steelers on the road. Over the course of the game, the Chiefs had S Tyrann Mathieu, WR Marcus Kemp, TE Deon Yelder, DE Breeland Speaks, DT Justin Hamilton and QB Chase Litton leave the field with injury. That’s not exactly what you’re hoping to see during a preseason game. Following the game, the team provided some updates. Andy Reid described Marcus Kemp’s injury as the “most...

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Andy Reid shares injury updates for five Chiefs following Steelers game

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Reid called the injury to wide receiver Marcus Kemp the “most significant”

The Kansas City Chiefs suffered a number of injuries in their 17-7 preseason loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers on Saturday night. Andy Reid spoke about the injuries after the game.

“Tyrann [Mathieu] hurt his shoulder he should be okay,” Reid said. “[Deon] Yelder has an ankle we will see how bad that is as we go through the night and into tomorrow. Marcus Kemp he probably...

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Five winners and five losers from Chiefs’ 17-7 loss to the Steelers

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There was good and bad in the first loss of the Chiefs’ 2019 preseason.

The Kansas City Chiefs fell to the Pittsburgh Steelers on the road in their second preseason game of 2019. Here are the winners and losers from Saturday night’s game:

Winners Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images After not appearing in the first preseason game, veteran defensive end Alex Okafor started Saturday night and made an impact right away. He beat the right tackle...

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