Team Notebook: Kansas City Chiefs

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Chiefs | Tyler Bray signs extension
Thu, 03 Sep 2015 05:12:49 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs QB Tyler Bray signed a two-year, $1.925 million contract extension through 2017 Thursday, Sept. 3. The deal includes no guaranteed money.


Chiefs | Junior Hemingway waived
Tue, 01 Sep 2015 13:09:37 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs WR Junior Hemingway was waived Tuesday, Sept. 1.


Chiefs | Travis Kelce able to play
Tue, 01 Sep 2015 11:55:27 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs TE Travis Kelce (ankle) would be able to play if the Chiefs had a game Tuesday, Sept. 1, according to head coach Andy Reid. Kelce is recovering from an ankle sprain.


Chiefs | De'Anthony Thomas nursing injury
Mon, 31 Aug 2015 20:22:54 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs WR De'Anthony Thomas (calf) worked during the early portion of practice Monday, Aug. 31, but he left the field during full-team drills. He is nursing a calf injury.


Chiefs | Chris Conley runs with first team
Mon, 31 Aug 2015 20:04:17 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs WR Chris Conley lined up at one of the starting wide receiver positions in practice Monday, Aug. 31. He replaced the injured WR Albert Wilson (shoulder), who was shaken up in the last preseason game against the Tennessee Titans.


Chiefs | Travis Kelce leaves practice
Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:23:05 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs TE Travis Kelce (leg) left practice early Monday, Aug. 31, because of a right leg injury. Kelce was able to walk off the field but did not return to practice.


Chiefs | Aaron Hester among 11 KC cuts
Mon, 31 Aug 2015 02:14:47 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs CB Aaron Hester was among 11 players cut by the team on the weekend of Aug. 30-31. Other players included WR Kenny Cook, T Anthony Dima, LS Andrew East, DE Vaughn Martin, WR Jeret Smith, OL Charles Tuaau and WR L'Damian Washington.


Chiefs | Charcandrick West has concussion
Sat, 29 Aug 2015 15:08:42 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs RB Charcandrick West (concussion) suffered a concussion during the third preseason game Friday, Aug. 28.


Chiefs | Albert Wilson should be fine
Sat, 29 Aug 2015 07:48:26 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs WR Albert Wilson (shoulder) suffered a minor AC sprain in his shoulder during the third preseason game Friday, Aug. 28, and should be fine moving forward.


Chiefs | Alex Smith carves up Titans
Fri, 28 Aug 2015 20:56:37 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs QB Alex Smith went 16 of 18 passing for 171 yards and two touchdowns in a 34-10 win over the Tennessee Titans in the preseason Friday, Aug. 28.


Chiefs | Jeremy Maclin sharp Friday
Fri, 28 Aug 2015 20:51:21 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs WR Jeremy Maclin had seven catches for 65 yards and a touchdown in a 34-10 win over the Tennessee Titans in a preseason game Friday, Aug. 28.


Chiefs | Albert Wilson leaves game
Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:18:20 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs WR Albert Wilson (shoulder) suffered a shoulder injury during the third preseason game Friday, Aug 28, and is considered questionable to return.


Chiefs | Chris Conley has an opening
Fri, 28 Aug 2015 05:23:53 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs WR Chris Conley is expected to see extended action in the third preseason game Friday, Aug. 28. Conley has a chance to rise up the depth chart because WRs Albert Wilson and Jason Avant have been quiet in training camp.


Chiefs | Knile Davis seeing more work
Wed, 26 Aug 2015 14:44:40 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs RB Knile Davis has been playing more this preseason. Davis said he's been enjoying the extra repetitions as RB Jamaal Charles rests. "This is what the preseason is for," Davis said. "Everyone knows who the starters are. Backups get the opportunity to show what they can do." Offensive coordinator Doug Pederson said the one aspect of Davis' game that has stood out is his ability to catch the football. Davis said he'd like to continue his catching consistency and give the Chiefs versatility as a receiver.


Chiefs | Dontari Poe making steady progress
Mon, 24 Aug 2015 10:52:43 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs DT Dontari Poe (back) is making steady progress in his recovery from offseason surgery and may be a little ahead of schedule, according to head coach Andy Reid. Poe has said he wants to play Week 1, but Reid said there is no timetable for his return.


Chiefs | Jeremy Maclin makes impact
Fri, 21 Aug 2015 22:02:59 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs WR Jeremy Maclin caught three passes for 22 yards and a score in the first half of a preseason game against the Seattle Seahawks Friday, Aug. 21, and he added one carry for eight yards.


Chiefs | Chase Daniel solid in relief
Fri, 21 Aug 2015 21:56:41 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs QB Chase Daniel led a touchdown drive on his first possession to begin the second half against the Seattle Seahawks in a preseason game Friday, Aug. 21, finishing 8 of 12 for 82 yards and score.


Chiefs | Adam Drake released
Wed, 19 Aug 2015 16:38:12 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs WR Adam Drake was released Wednesday, Aug. 19.


Chiefs | Charcandrick West works with starters
Wed, 19 Aug 2015 08:58:49 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs RB Charcandrick West received a handful of first-team repetitions in practice Wednesday, Aug. 19.


Chiefs | Charcandrick West making impression
Tue, 18 Aug 2015 13:17:34 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs RB Charcandrick West has opened the eyes of head coach Andy Reid and others during training camp. Reid said West can do everything, but singled out his quickness as a positive. West has impressed in the passing game so far, but Reid said he's still working on his pass protection.


Chiefs | Jeff Allen has sprained knee
Tue, 18 Aug 2015 10:34:59 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs OT Jeff Allen (knee) suffered a sprained knee in the first preseason game last week. OTs Donald Stephenson and Jarrod Pughsley have been forced into starting roles in practice with both Allen and OT Eric Fisher (ankle) injured.


Chiefs | Eric Fisher out a couple of weeks
Tue, 18 Aug 2015 06:15:29 -0700

Updating previous reports, Kansas City Chiefs OT Eric Fisher (ankle) has a sprained ankle, an MRI confirmed, which will keep him out a couple of weeks.


Chiefs | Eric Fisher update
Mon, 17 Aug 2015 11:55:07 -0700

Updating a previous report, Kansas City Chiefs OT Eric Fisher (ankle) was carted off the field during practice Monday, Aug. 17, with an ankle injury. Fisher has a high-ankle sprain.


Chiefs | Eric Fisher leaves practice
Mon, 17 Aug 2015 10:33:31 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs OT Eric Fisher (ankle) left practice early Monday, Aug. 17, because of an ankle injury. Head coach Andy Reid said he is not sure if Fisher is dealing with a high ankle sprain.


Chiefs | Eric Berry likely will play Saturday
Wed, 12 Aug 2015 09:04:45 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs SS Eric Berry (illness) is expected to receive playing time in the first preseason game Saturday, Aug. 15.


Chiefs | Jeremy Maclin returns
Wed, 12 Aug 2015 06:36:35 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs WR Jeremy Maclin (neck) returned to practice Wednesday, Aug. 12.


Chiefs | Frankie Hammond Jr. sees first-team reps
Tue, 11 Aug 2015 23:53:29 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs WR Frankie Hammond Jr. took first-team repetitions Tuesday, Aug. 11, and impressed offensive coordinator Doug Pederson. "I think you're beginning to see the gains and strides from his hard work out here on the field," Pederson said. "He's put himself in a really good position to play quite a bit for us on offense. He's a great special teams contributor." Hammond added 5 pounds in the offseason. "The weight gain helps him," Pederson said. "He just becomes stronger, a little more physical on the edge, and we ask our guys to block."


Chiefs | Alex Smith impressed with Jeremy Maclin
Mon, 10 Aug 2015 15:42:00 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs WR Jeremy Maclin has impressed QB Alex Smith in practices this summer. "I feel like that's the ultimate tool. For coach (Andy) Reid, he just loves drawing up stuff and creating stuff, so Jeremy will be all over the field," Smith said. "He'll be inside, he'll be outside, deep, short, running the ball, throwing the ball. I mean Jeremy is a guy that can do so much." Head coach Andy Reid's schemes and offensive language remain largely the same from the time he and Maclin worked together with the Philadelphia Phillies, so Maclin doesn't need a ton of time to acclimate to his new offense.


Chiefs | Jeremy Maclin injured
Mon, 10 Aug 2015 14:05:47 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs WR Jeremy Maclin (neck) did not practice Monday, Aug. 10, because of a neck strain.


Chiefs | Chris Conley practicing Monday
Mon, 10 Aug 2015 07:47:14 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs WR Chris Conley (knee) is practicing with a sleeve on his left knee Monday, Aug. 10.


Chiefs | James O'Shaughnessy listed as backup TE
Fri, 07 Aug 2015 19:18:41 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs TE James O'Shaughnessy is listed as the No. 2 tight end ahead of TE Richard Gordon on the depth chart for their preseason opener against the Arizona Cardinals Saturday, Aug. 15.


Chiefs | Albert Wilson listed as starter
Fri, 07 Aug 2015 19:15:22 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs WR Albert Wilson was listed as the No. 2 receiver on the depth chart for their preseason opener against the Arizona Cardinals Saturday, Aug. 15.


Chiefs | Armon Binns suffers injury
Fri, 07 Aug 2015 17:57:32 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs WR Armon Binns (knee) suffered a knee injury during practice Friday, Aug. 7, and was carted off the field.


Chiefs | Ryan Taylor carted off
Fri, 07 Aug 2015 17:53:23 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs TE Ryan Taylor (quadriceps) was carted off the field during practice Friday, Aug. 7, because of a quadriceps injury.


Chiefs | Jamaal Charles limited Friday
Fri, 07 Aug 2015 17:31:43 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs RB Jamaal Charles sat out most of the contact drills during practice Friday, Aug. 7, because the team wants to keep him fresh.


Chiefs | Chris Conley won't practice Friday
Fri, 07 Aug 2015 06:39:55 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs WR Chris Conley (knee) won't practice Friday, Aug. 7.


Chiefs | Derrick Johnson says he's 100%
Thu, 06 Aug 2015 05:51:08 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs LB Derrick Johnson (Achilles') said he's 100% after missing last season with a torn Achilles'. Johnson had a couple of standout plays in practice Tuesday, Aug. 4, including a one-handed interception. "I am definitely at 100 percent," Johnson said, "and that's a good feeling. The mental game is not where it needs to be yet, but it will be - that comes with reps."


Chiefs | L'Damian Washington signs
Mon, 03 Aug 2015 16:16:00 -0700

Free-agent WR L'Damian Washington signed with the Kansas City Chiefs Monday, Aug. 3.


Chiefs | LaVance Taylor released
Mon, 03 Aug 2015 14:41:29 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs RB LaVance Taylor was released Monday, Aug. 3.


Chiefs | Marcus Peters impressing at camp
Mon, 03 Aug 2015 11:35:19 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs CB Marcus Peters intercepted four passes and broke up two more passes during training camp Monday, Aug. 3.


Chiefs | Jamaal Charles used in passing game
Sat, 01 Aug 2015 17:27:00 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs RB Jamaal Charles was emphasized in the screen game during practice Saturday, Aug. 1, and in one drill, nine straight passes were thrown to running backs.


Chiefs | Eric Berry working with second-team
Sat, 01 Aug 2015 17:21:31 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs SS Eric Berry (illness) worked with the second-team defense during practice Saturday, Aug. 1.


Chiefs | Jeremy Maclin stretching the field
Sat, 01 Aug 2015 17:17:59 -0700

Kansas City Chiefs WR Jeremy Maclin caught a long pass from QB Alex Smith on the second play of training camp Saturday, Aug. 1, and he caught a few more deep balls during the day. "We've got a new weapon," Smith said. "We've got to test it out a little bit. We've known for a while what we've got with him."


Chiefs | LaVance Taylor signed
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 15:31:12 -0700

Undrafted free-agent RB LaVance Taylor (Central Missouri) signed with the Kansas City Chiefs Friday, July 31. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.


Chiefs | Keshawn Hill update
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 08:41:16 -0700

Updating an earlier report, Kansas City Chiefs RB Keshawn Hill (hamstring) left practice with a hamstring injury Thursday, July 30.


Kansas City Chiefs

Abdullah Husain SS
Alexander D.J. LB
Allen Jeff OT
Ault Chris TO
Avant Jason WR
Bailey Allen DL
Ballard Chris TO
Berry Eric SS
Bieniemy Eric AC
Binns Armon WR
Branch Tyvon SS
Brasher Tommy AC
Bray Tyler QB
Brown Da'Ron WR
Catapano Mike DL
Charles Jamaal RB
Childress Brad AC
Chung Eugene TO
Colquitt Dustin P
Commings Sanders CB
Conley Chris WR
Cooper Marcus CB
Crittenden Travis AC
Culley David AC
Daniel Chase QB
Daniels Travis CB
Davis Ja'Gared LB
Davis Knile RB
Dean Vernon AC
DeVito Mike DL
Dorsey John GM
Duvernay-Tardif Laurent OT
Fanaika Paul OG
Fisher Eric OT
Fleming Jamell CB
Ford Dee DL
Fulton Zach OG
Gaines Phillip CB
Gibbs Gary AC
Gordon Richard TE
Grubbs Ben OG
Hali Tamba LB
Hammond Jr. Frankie WR
Harris Al AC
Harris Demetrius TE
Heck Andy AC
Hill Keshawn RB
Hochstein Russ OG
Houston Justin LB
Howard Jaye DL
Irving David DL
Johnson Derrick LB
Johnson James-Michael LB
Kelce Travis TE
Ketchum Michael AC
Kush Eric C
Luckett Donatella WR
Maclin Jeremy WR
Martin Josh LB
Matthaei Corey AC
Mauga Josh LB
McCray Kelcie FS
Melvin Tom AC
Morse Mitch OG
Moses Dezman LB
Munyer Daniel C
Murray Aaron QB
Nagy Matt AC
Nelson Steven CB
Nunez-Roches Rakeem DL
O'Shaughnessy James TE
Olatoye Deji CB
Olivo Brock AC
Parker Ron SS
Pederson Doug OC
Peters Marcus CB
Poe Dontari DL
Price Ricky SS
Pughsley Jarrod OT
Reid Andy HC
Reid Britt AC
Rodgers Kacy X. DB
Rubin Barry AC
Rucker Martin TE
Salazar Brent AC
Santos Cairo PK
Sherman Anthony FB
Sherrod Derek OT
Short Kevin CB
Siler Brandon LB
Smith Alex QB
Smith Otis AC
Smith Sean CB
Smith Shaun DL
Sorensen Daniel FS
Stephenson Donald OT
Sutton Bob DC
Taylor Ryan TE
Thomas De'Anthony WR
Thomas Emmitt AC
Toub Dave ST
Ware Spencer FB
West Charcandrick RB
Williams Fred WR
Williams Leon LB
Williams Nick X. DL
Wilson Albert WR
Wilson Rakim LB
Wilson Ramik LB
Worthy Jerel DE
Zombo Frank LB
Zorn Jim AC