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Breaking Down What New-Look, Alex Smith-Led Chiefs Offense Will Look Like

Link to Media<p>Head coach Andy Reid's Kansas City Chiefs offense, led by quarterback Alex Smith, won't resemble the vanilla offerings of years past.<p>If history is indicative of the future, Reid's West Coast offense is a far cry from the traditional run-first-ask-questions-later mentality that had …

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Chiefs to host Geno Smith

Former West Virginia quarterback Geno Smith, projected by many to be the first quarterback selected in April's NFL draft, is scheduled to visit the …

Branden Albert rumors: Chiefs want 2013 and 2014 draft picks for tackle, per report

Kansas City placed its franchise tag on Albert earlier this offseason and now it is reportedly trying to deal him to another team.<p>Kansas City Chiefs tackle Branden Albert is on the trading block, and the team is looking for a second-round pick in the 2013 NFL Draft as well as a pick in next year's …

Breaking Down Kansas City's Depth Chart After the Peak of Free Agency

As the end of March is upon us, football fans in Kansas City can't help but be excited for the upcoming season. The Chiefs may not be declared as early winners for the 2013 offseason, but the moves Chiefs general manager John Dorsey has made have Chiefs fans wanting the 2013 season to kick off …

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Chiefs put Sharrif Floyd through private workout

AP<p>As the Chiefs continue to explore every option (or at least create the impression they are), they’ve turned their focus to the defensive …

Tim Tebow's Role on Offense Remains Unclear as New York Jets Weigh Options

Link to Media<p>Tim Tebow's impact for Rex Ryan and the New York Jets is still up in the air.<p>On one hand, Tebow is expected to be on the roster when minicamps come around, according to Bart Hubbuch of the <i>New York Post:</i><p>The other side of the coin, as reported by Dan Graziano of ESPN.com, is Tebow's …

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Brandon Albert Is Not the Solution for Miami Dolphins

Link to Media<p>Jake Long’s tenure as the Miami Dolphins’ starting left tackle ended when he signed for the St Louis Rams.<p>This has now opened up a huge void on the Dolphins’ offensive line, as well as suggestions that the Dolphins might explore a trade.<p>Adam Schefter of ESPN, reported earlier last week …

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Tim Tebow: Tenure with Arena Football League Would Do Wonders for Embattled QB

Link to Media<p>According to Mike Bianchi of <i>The Orlando Sentinel,</i> New York Jets quarterback Tim Tebow has garnered interest from the Arena Football League. The party most intrigued by Tebow is the Orlando Predators.<p>While less than ideal, a tenure with the AFL would do wonders for the embattled QB.<p>For …

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Kansas City Chiefs: Best and Worst Moves This Offseason

Coming off a 2-14 record that was the worst in franchise history, it was expected by most that new general manager John Dorsey and head coach Andy Reid would make changes.<p>The <i>number</i> of changes that the team has made, along with their aggressiveness in free agency, is what has surprised most Chiefs …

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Who Is the Best Drafting Team in the NFL?

The 2013 NFL draft is rapidly approaching, with some teams having thrived in the draft while others have failed miserably.<p>The debate, however, rages on as to which team is actually the best drafting team in the NFL. Is it the New England Patriots, Green Bay Packers or Baltimore Ravens? Or are the …

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Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

New Chiefs lineman has a top 10 list

KC Chiefs offensive lineman Geoff Schwartz is threatening my territory: he's blogging!!<p>Well, kinda. Schwartz wrote this piece for SI's Hot Clicks …

Kansas City Chiefs: Stedman Bailey, Kevin Reddick May Be Good Draft Options

Link to Media<p>It remains to be seen what the Kansas City Chiefs will do with the No. 1 overall pick in next month's NFL Draft. Will they select left tackle Luke Joeckel? Will they trade it to another team?<p>The Chiefs are probably still mulling over that decision themselves, but once they make it, …

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Branden Albert Situation Aside, Chiefs Must Draft Luke Joeckel with No. 1 Pick

Link to Media<p>Following their 2-14 showing in 2012, the Kansas City Chiefs entered the offseason with a very pointed agenda to assure a repeat would not occur next season. From the top of the organization down, changes have been made as the entire league now shifts its focus towards the NFL …

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NFL Free Agents 2013: Teams Who Upgraded to Become Postseason Contenders

Link to Media<p>The motive in becoming a playoff contender is a core reason why NFL free agency possesses so much intensity.<p>And for as obvious as that appears, well, no team ever saw a Super Bowl opportunity without making the postseason first. So, it's not surprising when certain teams make key moves …

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Grading Every NFL Team's Free-Agent Signings so Far This Offseason

Here we are, one fortnight into free agency, and the vast majority of key players on the NFL's open market have been snapped up by 31 of the league's 32 teams, with the super-conservative Green Bay Packers once again abstaining from the process of poaching from their peers.<p>A few diamonds remain in …

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Chiefs lay foundation to trade top pick

AP<p>With buzz increasing regarding quarterback Geno Smith, including the teams picking second (Jaguars), third (Raiders), and fourth (Eagles) linked to …

Kansas City Chiefs Scouts 'Fascinated' by Geno Smith; Will He Come to KC?

Link to Media<p>The Kansas City Chiefs have added two quarterbacks to the roster after releasing Matt Cassel and letting Brady Quinn walk this offseason. The Chiefs made one of the biggest trades this offseason when they acquired Alex Smith from the San Francisco 49ers. The Chiefs got another …

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2013 NFL Mock Draft: Perfect Placement for Every College Star in First Round

Link to Media<p>With the 2013 NFL draft coming up quickly, there’s a huge clamoring of fans trying to find out where their favorite collegiate stars are going to land.<p>Unfortunately, some of the biggest names aren’t even first-round talents, but there are a handful of notables that should be selected …

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NFL Mock Draft 2013: Impact Meter for Every Single First Round Pick

Link to Media<p>When selecting talent in the first round of the NFL draft, NFL shot-callers are constantly measuring impact.<p>Sure, every team enters the offseason with specific needs that must be addressed on draft weekend, but often times acquiring the prospect with most instant impact potential is …

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2013 NFL Mock Draft: Picks Each Round 1 Team Should Make to Improve

Link to Media<p>The 2013 NFL draft is a chance for every team to improve its roster.<p>The best teams in the league consistently retool and upgrade the level of competition at every position by drafting smart and staying away from big splashes in free agency.<p>Given the recent developments after two weeks …

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What Are the Kansas City Chiefs' Post-Free Agency NFL Draft Needs?

Back in December, Matt Miller and I took a look at the Kansas City Chiefs' draft needs heading into the NFL's offseason, knowing there was a good possibility that free agency could (and probably would) reshape where the holes were in the Chiefs' roster.<p>In the video above, Matt and I recalibrate our …

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2013 NFL Mock Draft: How Each Team Can Get Better in Round One

Link to Media<p>Every franchise is furiously preparing for the 2013 NFL Draft, and each front office has the same goal: improve the roster.<p>There are many ways to go about this. Teams could opt to address their biggest need, or they can simply take the best player available.<p>However the team goes about …

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Chiefs' Branden Albert signs tender

Kansas City Chiefs left tackle Branden Albert signed his franchise tender Thursday and told USA Today Sports that he's not "disgruntled," as he has …

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Chiefs shopping Branden Albert?

The Kansas City Chiefs have a price in mind if some team is interested in acquiring left tackle Branden Albert.<p>The team is seeking a second-round …

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