6:29 AM EDT, Fri October 20, 2017
Kansas City Star

Wide receiver Albert Wilson active for Chiefs against Raiders, Charcandrick West out

Wide receiver Albert Wilson, who missed last week’s game against the Steelers, is active for tonight’s contest against the Raiders. Wilson had been listed as questionable with a knee injury. …

San Francisco Chronicle

NaVorro Bowman likely to play for Raiders against Chiefs on Thursday night

Head coach Jack Del Rio, technically, left himself some wiggle room. Asked on Wednesday if newly acquired linebacker NaVorro Bowman would play Thursday night, Del Rio said, “Probably.” But the smirk on Del Rio’s face suggested there’s not a shred of doubt that Bowman will make his Raiders debut against division rival Kansas City. Bowman brings instant credibility to a young, injury-depleted linebacking corps. And the Raiders, 2-4 and threatening to plunge out of sight, need all the help they can get in trying to avoid a five-game losing streak.

Kansas City Star

No practice Tuesday for Chiefs’ West, Wilson

Chiefs running back Charcandrick West and wide receiver Albert Wilson didn’t practice on Tuesday, two days before thegame at Oakland. West is in the concussion protocol after taking a hit …

Kansas City Star

Andy Reid on Tyreek’s injury status, C.J. Spiller and the short week before Oakland

KC Chiefs coach Andy Reid talked about newly re-signed running back C.J. Spiller and shared updates on the official injury status of players like Charcandrick West, Albert Wilson and Tyreek Hill on Tuesday in Kansas City. …

Kansas City Star

Chiefs re-sign running back C.J. Spiller for the fourth time

In the wake of an injury to running back Charcandrick West, the Chiefs have once again re-signed running back C.J. Spiller, sources told The Star. This marks the fourth time …

Kansas City Star

Chiefs receiver Albert Wilson now questionable for Steelers; plus more moves

Chiefs receiver Albert Wilson has been downgraded to questionable for Sunday’s game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, the team announced. Wilson has been battling a knee injury all week. He was …

Kansas City Star

Charcandrick West's positive outlook rooted in serious medical scare

After his first football game during his freshman year of high school, Charcandrick West found himself in bed in agonizing pain. Weeks of hospital tests finally led to a diagnosis of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis. Doctors said he may never walk again. But the man who would grow up to be a KC Chiefs running back proved them wrong. …

Kansas City Star

Military jets' flyover interrupts Andy Reid's Chiefs address

KC Chiefs coach Andy Reid updated the team's injury status on Friday before Sunday's game against the Steelers, pausing while military jets practiced their flyover during his news conference. …

Redskins Insider | Washington Post

Trent Williams questionable, Rob Kelley doubtful vs. the 49ers

Redskins left tackle Trent Williams will be a game-time decision for Sunday’s contest against the San Francisco 49ers. Williams was listed as questionable on Friday after suffering a left meniscus injury in Week 4 against the Kansas City Chiefs. He didn’t practice all week, but Redskins Coach Jay Gruden knows better than to rule Williams […]

Kansas City Star

Chiefs’ Travis Kelce advances to next stage of concussion protocol

The Chiefs received a bit of positive news recently, as tight end Travis Kelce advanced to the next level of the NFL’s concussion protocol and was expected to practice on …

CSN Houston

J.J. Watt Shares Post Surgery Photo And His “Beautiful Nurse”

J.J. Watt is recovering from his fractured tibial plateau that he suffered in Sunday's 42-34 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs.  He was placed on injured reserve on Wednesday and that night he shared his first picture from home recovering from surgery that will keep him out for the rest of the season. 

Kansas City Star

Chiefs' Derrick Johnson on facing Big Ben again

KC Chiefs linebacker Derrick Johnson missed the January playoff loss against the Steelers with an Achilles injury but knows facing Ben Roethlisberger will test the Chiefs' defense. …

Houston Chronicle

Texans' J.J. Watt posts first post-surgery photo

Three days after suffering a tibial plateau fracture in Sunday night's game against the Kansas City Chiefs, Texans star J.J. Watt posted a photo on Instagram that shows him using crutches in a hospital corridor.

Kansas City Star

Andy Reid updates Chiefs' injuries

Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid updated on Wednesday the status of the rash of injuries suffered in Houston. Reid also commented on Sunday's game against the Steelers at Arrowhead. …

Kansas City Star

Albert Wilson added to Chiefs’ injury list

To the extensive list of Chiefs injuries, add wide receiver Albert Wilson. Coach Andy Reid said Wilson sprained a knee in Sunday’s victory at Houston and wasn’t scheduled to practice …

CSN Houston

The Best of Gallant At Night 10-10

Paul reacts to the Texans’ 42-34 loss to the Chiefs and what key injuries mean for the team going forward. Paul breaks down the Astros’ ALDS-clinching victory over the Red Sox. In the Nightly News: […]

madison.com

Lamarr Houston, Texans Reportedly Agree to Contract

The Houston Texans reportedly signed free-agent edge-rusher Lamarr Houston on Tuesday after Whitney Mercilus and J.J. Watt suffered season-ending injuries Sunday night against the Kansas City Chiefs, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. …

Redskins Insider | Washington Post

Gruden: Rob Kelley is a ‘long shot’ to play Sunday, Trent Williams a question mark

The Redskins are expecting to be without running back Rob Kelley Sunday against the 49ers but aren’t ready to rule out left tackle Trent Williams. Kelley suffered an ankle injury in the Redskins’ Week 4 loss to the Chiefs. Washington Coach Jay Gruden said the third-year running back is a “long shot” to take the […]

Kansas City Star

Chiefs keep winning, injuries and all (but can we fix the danged concussion protocol already?)

The best thing about these Chiefs is also the most worrying, and perhaps this is the most effective way to make the point: Week 1, blow out the Patriots, lose …

Kansas City Star

Chiefs stay undefeated but the win over Houston comes at the cost of injuries

Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid updated the slew of injuries suffered by the team in Sunday night's win over Houston. Tight end Travis Kelce left with a concussion and wide receiver Chris Conley appeared to have a ruptured Achilles. …

Kansas City Star

Injuries — Watt, Kelce, Mercilus, Conley — pile up from Chiefs-Texans game

The injury tone was set on the opening kickoff of the Chiefs’ 42-34 victory over the Texans on Sunday, when Chiefs safety Steven Terrell was kicked in the head by …

Kansas City Star

Derrick Johnson comments on Chiefs recent injuries

Chiefs linebacker Derrick Johnson addresses the team's injuries. …

Kansas City Star

This hit led to Chiefs’ Travis Kelce being evaluated for a concussion

Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce had a big first half Sunday night at Houston. Kelce caught eight passes for 98 yards and the biggest gainer was a 26-yard pass late …

Kansas City Star

Ask Terez: Andy Reid on the Chiefs’Achilles injuries, Conley & more

Following the Chiefs’ 42-34 win over the Houston Texans on Sunday (click here for the NFL Primetime edition of the recap), KC Star beat writer Terez A. Paylor answered Twitter …

Houston Chronicle

John McClain grades the Texans in loss to Chiefs

Those injuries left the defense exposed and set up Alex Smith and the Chiefs to do what they do even against healthy defenses - put up points - which they did in bunches in a 42-34 win Sunday night.

CSN Houston

Texans Lose Watt, Mercilus, In Sunday Night Defeat To Chiefs

HOUSTON (SPORTSRADIO 610) – The Texans lost defensive end JJ Watt for the season and Whitney Mercilus indefinitely with a chest injury in a 42-34 shootout loss to the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday Night Football […]

CSN Houston

O’Brien, Watson Discuss Watt, Mercilus Injuries

HOUSTON (SPORTSRADIO 610) It was a rough Sunday for Houston sports. And the lowest moment of the day came early in the Texans 42 – 34 loss to the Chiefs. Outside linebacker Whitney Mercilus suffered […]

Houston Chronicle

Texans' J.J. Watt apologizes to city of Houston

A little after 6 a.m. Monday, Texans star J.J. Watt got on Twitter and Instagram to post a message about the devastating injury he suffered in Sunday night's loss to the Chiefs.