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Topeka Capital-Journal 15 hours ago

Chiefs offense batters Patriots in 41-14 rout

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Perhaps the Kansas City Chiefs gave their neighbors across the parking lot a little bit of inspiration with their impassioned performance against New England. Jamaal Charles returned from an ankle injury to score three touchdowns, Alex Smith threw for 248 yards and three scores, and the Chiefs routed the Patriots 41-14 on Monday night, getting the sports week off to a smashing start in Kansas City with the Royals preparing to open the baseball playoffs on Tuesday. read more
New England Patriots Blog | ESPN Boston 10 hours ago

Patriots' 4th-quarter review: Jimmy G time

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Picked-up pieces from fourth-quarter review of the New England Patriots' 41-14 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs on Monday night: 1. While the game was over at that point, and the Chiefs might have exhaled a bit, it was nicely done by Patriots backup quarterback Jimmy...
New England Patriots Blog | ESPN Boston 12 hours ago

Charting Patriots' O-line combinations

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The New England Patriots used five different combinations along the offensive line in their 41-14 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs on Monday night as they used the latter portions of the action to try some different combinations. A breakdown by drive: 1. Nate Solder-Dan Connolly-Bryan...
New England Patriots Blog | ESPN Boston 13 hours ago

Patriots' 3rd-quarter review: Max protect

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Picked-up pieces from third-quarter review of the New England Patriots’ 41-14 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs: 1. In dissecting quarterback Tom Brady's first interception, in which he threw into a heavily trafficked area as receiver Julian Edelman...
ESPN1stTake 18 hours ago
Video: Stephen A.: The New England Patriots Are In a World of Trouble

Watch: Stephen A.: The New England Patriots Are In a World of Trouble

First Take's Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discuss whether the New England Patriots are in trouble after losing on the road big against the Kansas City Chiefs 41-14.
It Is What It Is | WEEI 14 hours ago

Bill Belichick on D&H: Monday’s loss ‘wasn’t a good night for us, period’

Patriots coach Bill Belichick joined WEEI’s Dale & Holley show on Tuesday to discuss New England’€™s 41-14 loss to the Chiefs on Monday night. To hear the interview, go to the Dale & Holley audio on demand page. There were very few aspects of positive play for the Patriots at Arrowhead Stadium, as New England […]
It Is What It Is | WEEI 16 hours ago

Tedy Bruschi on D&H: ‘Right now, [Tom Brady] isn’t one of the elite quarterbacks’

In the aftermath of the Patriots’ 41-14 demolition at the hands of the Chiefs on Monday Night Football, former Patriots linebacker (and current ESPN analyst) Tedy Bruschi pulled no punches in examining the state of his former team. He suggested that the Patriots were out-coached when they were on defense (praising Chiefs coach Andy Reid […]

Get your flow chart ready: Reviewing roster fallout from 2013 Alex Smith trade

It all began March 12, 2013. That’s the day the 49ers traded quarterback Alex Smith to the Kansas City Chiefs for second-round draft picks in 2013 and 2014. What ensued were a boggling number of draft-day moves tied to that… Continue Reading →

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Topeka Capital-Journal 19 hours ago

NFL says Chiefs safety Abdullah shouldn't have been penalized for Muslim prayer

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The NFL said Tuesday that Kansas City Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah shouldn’t have been penalized for unsportsmanlike conduct when he dropped to his knees in prayer after an interception. The league’s rule book prohibits players from celebrating while on the ground, but spokesman Michael Signora wrote in an email Tuesday that the “officiating mechanic in this situation is not to flag a player who goes to the ground as part of religious expression, and as a result, there should have been no penalty on the play.” read more
Tampa Bay Times 22 hours ago

Slide, prayer by Muslim Chiefs player brings big buzz

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Husain Abdullah knew before he even reached the end zone he would drop to his knees in thankful prayer after intercepting Tom Brady in the fourth quarter of the Kansas City Chiefs' 41-14 victory over New England.
Topeka Capital-Journal Sep 30, 2014

Chiefs break Seahawks' Guinness noise record

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Arrowhead Stadium is once again the loudest outdoor venue in sports. After claiming the record last season, and then losing it to the Seattle Seahawks, the fans of the Kansas City Chiefs reclaimed the mark with a reading of 142.2 decibels in the first half of their game against the New England Patriots on Monday night. Guinness World Records was on hand to record the noise level. The record had been 137.6. read more
Topeka Capital-Journal Sep 30, 2014

Autopsy shows Chiefs LB Belcher had CTE damage

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — An autopsy performed one year after Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher fatally shot his 22-year-old girlfriend and killed himself found signs of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the degenerative brain disease found in athletes and others with a history of repetitive brain injuries. read more

Vince Wilfork Says Chiefs 'Beat Us Like We Stole Something'

The Kansas City Chiefs offense ran roughshod over the New England Patriots defense, and nose tackle Vince Wilfork was none too thrilled about it after the game. Hear his takeaways after the humiliating 41-14 loss at Arrowhead Stadium.
Topeka Capital-Journal Sep 29, 2014

Local briefs for Sept. 29: Autopsy shows chiefs LB belcher had brain damage

An autopsy performed one year after Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher fatally shot his 22-year-old girlfriend and killed himself found signs of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the degenerative brain disease found in athletes and others with a history of repetitive brain injuries. read more
Topeka Capital-Journal Sep 29, 2014

Chiefs blow out Brady, Patriots

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Jamaal Charles returned from an injury to score three touchdowns, Tom Brady was picked off twice and the Kansas City Chiefs beat New England 41-14 on Monday night to hand Bill Belichick one of his worst losses as coach of the Patriots. Charles, who missed last week’s win in Miami with a sprained ankle, ran for 92 yards and a score. He also caught two short TD passes from Alex Smith, who finished with 248 yards and three touchdowns through the air. read more

Tirico's 'Monday Night Football' podcast

ESPN "Monday Night Football" play-by-play man Mike Tirico's weekly podcast previews tonight's game between the New England Patriots and Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium (8:30 p.m. ET). Download the podcast here, which includes interviews with ESPN.com NFL Nation reporters Adam Teicher (Chiefs) and Mike Reiss (Patriots), former Patriots defensive end/outside linebacker Willie McGinest and "Monday Night Football" analyst Jon Gruden. Also, with one extra day before the game, we'll once again link up the weekly "Bruschi's Breakdown" for Patriots-Chiefs, and the P.
Boston Herald Sep 29, 2014
Patriots Notebook: Signs of vulnerability in Chiefs’ O-line

Patriots Notebook: Signs of vulnerability in Chiefs’ O-line

FOXBORO — The Patriots know why the Kansas City Chiefs have surrendered an absurd 11 sacks this season, and they’ll certainly aim to attack that weakness.
Topeka Capital-Journal Sep 28, 2014

Belichick, Reid have history with franchise QBs

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Tom Brady and Bill Belichick arrived in New England together, one an overlooked sixth-round pick out of Michigan and the other a failed head coach during his first stint in Cleveland. Over the more than a decade, they’ve learned together. Grown together. They’ve won together. Now, as Brady approaches yet another milestone — 50,000 yards passing, which he could accomplish on Monday night in Kansas City — his relationship with his coach made Chiefs coach Andy Reid reflect on the years he spent with his own franchise quarterback in Philadelphia. read more

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