Dee wrong Ford: Kansas City Chiefs fans vent on Twitter at Englishwoman (1/25/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A 47-year-old Englishwoman has seen the best and worst that Twitter would have to offer the American football player who shares her name. Dee Ford, of Kent, England, told the Kansas City Star that her "phone was going off literally nonstop" due to angry tweets from Kansas City Chiefs fans who thought they were venting at linebacker Dee Ford following his critical late penalty in last weekend's AFC Championship loss to the New England Patriots. ...
Chiefs hire Spagnuolo to turn around defense (1/25/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Chiefs hired Steve Spagnuolo as their defensive coordinator Thursday, moving swiftly to replace Bob Sutton after his unit's dismal performance against the Patriots in the AFC title game. Spagnuolo began his coaching career as Chiefs coach Andy Reid's assistant in Philadelphia, where he worked with several position groups over the course of eight seasons. He left to become the Giants' defensive coordinator, and has held similar roles with the Saints and Ravens...
Chiefs fire Sutton (1/23/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Chiefs fired defensive coordinator Bob Sutton on Tuesday, just two days after Kansas City failed to stop Tom Brady and the New England Patriots on what turned out to be the only possession of overtime in a crushing 37-31 playoff defeat...
The 'Hunt' continues for Chiefs (1/18/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The even-keeled executive with the crisp suit and winning smile stood inside the mostly empty Kansas City Chiefs locker room, his team having just won a home playoff game for the first time in 25 years. He talked about how much it meant to their long-suffering fans. ...
Chiefs healthy heading into AFC title game (1/16/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Andy Reid typically begins his postgame news conferences with a rundown of injuries, ranging from the run-of-the-mill bumps and bruises to the more serious stuff that keeps players out awhile. After Kansas City routed the Indianapolis Colts last weekend to reach its first AFC title game in 25 years, Reid stepped to the podium and said, well, not much of anything...
KC's defense looks to silence skeptics vs. Colts in playoffs (1/9/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Chiefs' defense had been hearing all season about how bad they were, and how they were the biggest threat to an offensive juggernaut falling short of reaching the Super Bowl. Then they shut down the Oakland Raiders in Week 17...
Chiefs' Mahomes prepared for playoff debut against Colts (1/8/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Chiefs didn't draft Patrick Mahomes merely to make the playoffs. Matt Cassel accomplished that, and quarterbacks Steve Bono, Elvis Grbac, Trent Green and Alex Smith went one better by making it to the divisional round. Smith even won a wild-card game, the first playoff victory by the long-suffering Chiefs since Joe Montana led them to the AFC title game in the 1993 season...
Chiefs suffer heartbreaking, last-second loss to Chargers (12/14/18)KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Philip Rivers and the Chargers finally beat the Kansas City Chiefs. All it took was feverish fourth-quarter comeback, a questionable pass-interference call, a tense video review of the final touchdown and the gutsy decision to try a 2-point conversion...
Mahomes always gives Chiefs a chance at victory (12/11/18)KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- In an otherwise empty Kansas City Chiefs locker room, long after they had rallied to beat the Ravens in overtime and clinch a playoff berth, chairman Clark Hunt was asked what makes this year's team different than all those that suffered postseason letdowns...
Chiefs' Mahomes uses bye week to improve, not dwell on TOs (11/30/18)KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Patrick Mahomes walked out of Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum two weeks ago with his jersey stained, his pride no doubt wounded and an uncharacteristic five turnovers blighting his box score. The only thing he stewed about during the Kansas City Chiefs' bye week was the final score...
Kansas City Chiefs
- Detroit 31, Green Bay 0
- Houston 20, Jacksonville 3
- New England 38, N.Y. Jets 3
- Carolina 33, New Orleans 14
- Buffalo 42, Miami 17
- Atlanta 34, Tampa Bay 32
- Dallas 36, N.Y. Giants 35
- Kansas City 35, Oakland 3
- Philadelphia 24, Washington 0
- Chicago 24, Minnesota 10
- Pittsburgh 16, Cincinnati 13
- Seattle 27, Arizona 24
- L.A. Chargers 23, Denver 9
- L.A. Rams 48, San Francisco 32
- Baltimore 26, Cleveland 24
- Indianapolis 33, Tennessee 17
Feb. 26-March 4: NFL combine, Indianapolis.
March 13: League year and free agency begin.
March 24-27: Annual owners meeting, Phoenix.
April 25-27: NFL draft, Nashville, Tenn.
May 20-22: Spring League Meeting, Key Biscayne, Fla.
Aug. 1: Hall of Fame game, Canton, Ohio.
Aug. 3: Hall of Fame inductions, Canton, Ohio.
Aug. 8-10: First preseason weekend.
Sep. 5: Regular season begins.