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Chiefs sign Matt Dickerson, cut Shilique Calhoun

The Chiefs waived defensive end Shilique Calhoun from the 90-player roster. They needed the spot for the signing of defensive end Matt Dickerson.The Cardinals cut Dickerson on July 29.Dickerson, an undrafted free agent out of UCLA in 2018, also has spent time with the Titans and Raiders.He has appeared in 18 games, all with the [more]

Patrick Mahomes regrets playing not to lose in second half of AFC Championship Game

Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes learned a valuable lesson in the second half of the AFC Championship Game loss to the Bengals: Sometimes when you play not to lose, that makes you lose.Mahomes told Kevin Clark of TheRinger.com that after jumping out to a big early lead, the Chiefs became so focused on playing it safe [more]

Chiefs cut Deandre Baker

Cornerback Deandre Baker is looking for a new team again. The Chiefs cut Baker on Sunday, Adam Teicher of ESPN reports.The Chiefs upgraded at the position this offseason by drafting Trent McDuffie, Josh Williams and Jaylen Watson and trading for Lonnie Johnson. Baker had signed an exclusive rights tender to return.The Giants made Baker a [more]

As he tries to get a new contract, Kareem Hunt isn’t participating in team drills

Browns running back Kareem Hunt signed a team-friendly deal in 2020. Currently, he’s not feeling overly friendly toward the team.Per multiple reports, Hunt isn’t participating in team drills while he tries to get a new contract. Hunt spoke openly in June about his desire for a new deal.Josina Anderson of CBSSports.com reports that Hunt currently [more]

Chiefs signing Devin Gray after tryout

The Chiefs are signing receiver Devin Gray to a one-year contract, Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports.His addition comes after a tryout with the team.He was with the USFL’s Philadelphia Stars this spring, starting eight games. Gray made 25 receptions for 210 yards and two touchdowns. In the USFL title game, Gray caught five of [more]

Skyy Moore on learning Chiefs offense: It’s starting to click

The Chiefs’ offensive scheme is not the easiest for a rookie to pick up.But second-round receiver Skyy Moore told reporters on Thursday that everything is becoming easier for him to grasp as he continues through training camp.“It’s starting to click,” Moore said, via John Dixon of ArrowheadPride.com. “I feel like everything in this offense is [more]

Carlos Dunlap: There was mutual interest with Kansas City in my ability and the opportunity to win

Edge rusher Carlos Dunlap elected to sign with the Chiefs after taking a visit with the organization last week.Entering his 13th season, Dunlap spent the vast majority of his career with the Bengals before Cincinnati traded him to Seattle in 2020. After another season with the Seahawks in 2021, Dunlap hit free agency in search [more]

Skyy Moore returns to practice after tweaking hip Tuesday

Chiefs rookie receiver Skyy Moore left practice early Tuesday. He later was diagnosed with a hip injury.Moore, though, was back at practice Wednesday.He walked up the hill under his own power to the indoor practice facility after being injured instead of riding in a cart. Moore later addressed his early departure on social media.“I’m okay,” [more]

Orlando Brown Jr.: I want to finish my career here in Kansas City

Chiefs left tackle Orlando Brown Jr. officially reported to the team and signed his franchise tender, locking in his $16.7 million salary for the 2022 season.Brown had stayed away from Chiefs training camp for its first several practices after he and the team failed to agree to a long-term extension this summer. But Brown told [more]

Andy Reid: Patrick Mahomes is OK after getting stepped on during practice

There was a concerning moment at Chiefs practice on Monday, but apparently it was no big deal.Reporters on the Kansas City beat noted quarterback Patrick Mahomes went to the injury tent after pulling up in an 11-on-11 drill. Mahomes then emerged with more tape on his left ankle but participated in the rest of practice, [more]

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