Chiefs owner Hunt touts reduced preseason, 17-game schedule (11/13/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The chairman of the Kansas City Chiefs believes the NFL must "seriously consider" reducing the preseason and expanding the regular season to 17 games, giving the league additional inventory that would allow for more games internationally...
Chiefs special teams anything but special in Titans debacle (11/11/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The past few offseasons, Chiefs special teams coach Dave Toub has been floated as a potential head coaching candidate, perhaps following in the footsteps of Andy Reid protege John Harbaugh. The reason is simple: His teams have nearly always been exceptional...
Titans prepare for Chiefs with Mahomes expected to start (11/8/19)NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- For Kansas City coach Andy Reid, the decision on when Patrick Mahomes plays again is easy. It's when the reigning NFL MVP is physically ready. Turns out that's Sunday when the Chiefs visit Tennessee. Barring a setback, Mahomes will start despite dislocating his right kneecap Oct. ...
Chiefs' Mahomes to start against Titans, barring setbacks (11/8/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Patrick Mahomes will start for the Kansas City Chiefs against the Tennessee Titans on Sunday, just over two weeks after the quarterback's season was jeopardized by a dislocated kneecap. Mahomes never missed a practice after hurting his knee on a Thursday night against Denver, even though some thought the seriousness of the injury could sideline the league MVP for months...
Chiefs-Titans Preview Capsule (11/7/19)KANSAS CITY (6-3) AT TENNESSEE (4-5) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, CBS OPENING LINE -- Chiefs by 3 RECORD VS. SPREAD -- Chiefs 5-4; Titans 4-5 SERIES RECORD -- Chiefs lead 29-23 LAST MEETING -- Titans beat Chiefs 22-21, Jan. 6, 2018, in AFC wild-card game LAST WEEK -- Chiefs beat Vikings 26-23; Titans lost 30-20 to Panthers...
Chiefs enter another wait-and-see week with Mahomes (11/6/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Kansas City Chiefs will continue to split first-team reps in practice between Patrick Mahomes and backup Matt Moore this week, leaving open the possibility the league's MVP could be back for Sunday's game at Tennessee. Mahomes has been out since dislocating his kneecap in a game against Denver on Oct. ...
Chiefs, team president Mark Donovan sign long-term extension (11/5/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Kansas City Chiefs and team President Mark Donovan announced a long-term contract extension Tuesday. Terms were not disclosed. Donovan joined the Chiefs as chief operating officer in 2009 and was promoted to team president in 2011...
Chiefs get swagger back during 26-23 victory over Vikings (11/4/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Kansas City Chiefs got far more than a couple of players back from injury and a desperately needed victory over the Minnesota Vikings to snap a three-game home losing streak. They also got their confidence back. Just listen to wide receiver Tyreek Hill, who was all smiles Sunday after Harrison Butker's 44-yard field goal as time expired lifted the Chiefs to a come-from-behind 26-23 victory:...
Butker's late FGs help Chiefs rally past Vikings, 26-23 (11/3/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Harrison Butker watched his 44-yard field goal split the uprights, the clocks inside Arrowhead Stadium reading zero, and the Chiefs kicker turned and sprinted the other way in celebration. The first person to join him? Patrick Mahomes...
Chiefs activate backup QB Chad Henne for Vikings game (11/2/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Chiefs have activated backup quarterback Chad Henne from injured reserve, giving them another option against the Minnesota Vikings if Patrick Mahomes is unable to play Sunday. Mahomes dislocated his kneecap two weeks ago in Denver and is listed as questionable. He missed last week's loss to Green Bay when veteran Matt Moore started in his place...
Mahomes listed as questionable for Chiefs' game vs Vikings (11/1/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes is questionable against the Minnesota Vikings, raising the possibility the league MVP could return after missing just one game to a dislocated kneecap. Mahomes practiced on a limited basis throughout the week, just as he did last week. But rather than being listed out, as he was for the Green Bay Packers, he was given the official injury designation that means it is uncertain whether Mahomes will play...
Vikings, Chiefs both await word on whether Mahomes plays (10/31/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Chiefs aren't the only ones who hope Patrick Mahomes plays against Minnesota on Sunday. Vikings counterpart Kirk Cousins does, too. "At the end of the day, I just want to see players healthy, out on the field. You want to play against their best," Cousins said. "You don't necessarily want free passes on anything."...
Vikings-Chiefs Preview Capsule (10/31/19)MINNESOTA (6-2) at KANSAS CITY (5-3) Sunday, 1 p.m. ET, FOX OPENING LINE -- Off RECORD VS. SPREAD -- Vikings 5-3; Chiefs 4-4 SERIES RECORD -- Chiefs lead 7-5 LAST MEETING -- Vikings beat Chiefs 16-10, Oct. 18, 2015 LAST WEEK -- Vikings beat Redskins 19-9; Chiefs lost to Packers 31-24...
Chiefs remain hopeful Mahomes will start Sunday vs Minnesota (10/30/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Kansas City Chiefs remain hopeful that injured quarterback Patrick Mahomes will be available when they play the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday at Arrowhead Stadium. Mahomes, who dislocated his right kneecap two weeks ago in Denver, practiced on a limited basis last week before he was declared out Friday...
Moore, defense keep Chiefs afloat with Mahomes sidelined (10/28/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Kansas City Chiefs are hopeful that Patrick Mahomes will be able to play next week against Minnesota, especially having practiced on a limited basis just days after dislocating his kneecap. Hope is not lost if the reigning league MVP misses a second consecutive game...
Moore gives Chiefs chance in showdown with Packers (10/28/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Matt Moore did everything the Kansas City Chiefs asked of him but win the game. With league MVP Patrick Mahomes still rehabbing a dislocated kneecap, the backup quarterback stepped under the bright lights Sunday night and put on a show. Moore threw for 267 yards and two touchdowns without an interception against Green Bay, keeping his team in the game until the final minutes...
Rodgers, Jones star for Packers in 31-24 victory over Chiefs (10/27/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Aaron Rodgers threw for 305 yards and three touchdowns, two of them to Aaron Jones on a big night for the Green Bay running back, and the Packers held off backup quarterback Matt Moore and the Kansas City Chiefs 31-24 on Sunday night...
Packers lose Jones, Chiefs lose Breeland to injuries (10/27/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Green Bay Packers running back Aaron Jones and pass rushers Za'Darius Smith and Preston Smith left with injuries in the first half against the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday night. The Chiefs lost cornerback Bashaud Breeland to a shoulder injury...
Mahomes leads Chiefs inactives; Adams still out for Packers (10/27/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Kansas City Chiefs are down six starters, including reigning league MVP Patrick Mahomes, for their showdown of division leaders against Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers on Sunday night. Mahomes practiced on a limited basis early in the week before he was ruled out Friday, just over a week after dislocating his kneecap against Denver. Matt Moore is starting in his place...
Chiefs rule league MVP Mahomes out for game vs Packers (10/25/19)KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Kansas City Chiefs have ruled quarterback Patrick Mahomes out for Sunday night's showdown against the Green Bay Packers because of his dislocated right kneecap. Mahomes, who hurt his knee last Thursday night in Denver, was a limited participant in practice all week. The Chiefs decided to give the reigning league MVP at least one game off as he recovers from an injury that can sometimes sideline a player for several months...
Kansas City Chiefs
- Pittsburgh at Cleveland, 7:20 p.m.
- Dallas at Detroit, 12 p.m.
- N.Y. Jets at Washington, 12 p.m.
- New Orleans at Tampa Bay, 12 p.m.
- Denver at Minnesota, 12 p.m.
- Houston at Baltimore, 12 p.m.
- Buffalo at Miami, 12 p.m.
- Jacksonville at Indianapolis, 12 p.m.
- Atlanta at Carolina, 12 p.m.
- Arizona at San Francisco, 3:05 p.m.
- New England at Philadelphia, 3:25 p.m.
- Cincinnati at Oakland, 3:25 p.m.
- Chicago at L.A. Rams, 7:20 p.m.
- Open: N.Y. Giants, Seattle, Tennessee, Green Bay
- Kansas City vs L.A. Chargers at Mexico City, MEX, 7:15 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 21
- Indianapolis at Houston, 7:20 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 24
- Tampa Bay at Atlanta, 12 p.m.
- Miami at Cleveland, 12 p.m.
- Seattle at Philadelphia, 12 p.m.
- N.Y. Giants at Chicago, 12 p.m.
- Carolina at New Orleans, 12 p.m.
- Denver at Buffalo, 12 p.m.
- Detroit at Washington, 12 p.m.
- Oakland at N.Y. Jets, 12 p.m.
- Pittsburgh at Cincinnati, 12 p.m.
- Jacksonville at Tennessee, 3:05 p.m.
- Dallas at New England, 3:25 p.m.
- Green Bay at San Francisco, 7:20 p.m.
- Open: Arizona, Minnesota, Kansas City, L.A. Chargers
Monday, Nov. 25
- Baltimore at L.A. Rams, 7:15 p.m.
Dec. 12: League meeting, Las Colinas, Texas.
Jan. 4-5: Wild-card playoffs.
Jan. 11--12: Divisional playoffs.
Jan. 19: AFC, NFC championship games.
Jan. 26: Pro Bowl.
Feb. 2: Super Bowl, Miami Gardens, Fla.
Feb. 24-March 2: NFL scouting combine, Indianapolis.
Feb. 25: First day for clubs to designate franchise or transition players.
March 10: Deadline for clubs to designate franchise or transition players before 4 p.m. EDT
March 18: Free agency, trading periods begin, 4 p.m. EDT
March 29-April 1: Annual league meeting, Palm Beach, Fla.
April 17: Deadline for restricted free agents to sign offer sheets.
April 23-25: NFL draft, Las Vegas.