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NFLPA won’t push some teams to boycott offseason program, due to workout bonuses

As the NFLPA tries to take collective action against the offseason workout program, the action will not be fully collective. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, the union won’t be pushing teams that have a significant number of players with workout bonuses to join in the effort. The source specifically mentioned the Packers [more]

Chiefs release statement after Britt Reid charged with DWI

The Chiefs released a statement after former assistant coach Britt Reid, the son of head coach Andy Reid, was charged with driving while intoxicated Monday for a crash that seriously injured a 5-year-old Ariel Young. “The Kansas City Chiefs organization remains steadfast in our concern for all who have been impacted by this tragic accident,” [more]

Chiefs, NFL still have tough questions to answer in Britt Reid case

Monday brought some answers in the case of Britt Reid, who now faces felony DWI charges. It raises more questions, questions that for now his former employer isn’t answering. Via Dan Wetzel of Yahoo Sports, the Kansas City Chiefs declined comment when asked whether the team has any information regarding where Reid, a former assistant [more]

Britt Reid charged with DWI in crash that seriously injured 5-year-old girl

Former Chiefs assistant coach Britt Reid, the son of head coach Andy Reid, has been charged with driving while intoxicated for a crash that seriously injured a 5-year-old girl. The Jackson County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office announced today that Reid has been charged with DWI, a class D felony with a potential prison sentence of one [more]

Jackson County Prosecutor’s Office reviewing Britt Reid crash

The Jackson County Prosecutor’s Office confirmed to WDAF-TV that it is reviewing the crash involving former Chiefs assistant coach Britt Reid for charges. The review began this week, and the prosecutor’s office does not have a timetable for completion, per WDAF. A few days before Super Bowl LV, a 5-year-old girl was badly injured when [more]

JuJu Smith-Schuster says Chiefs, not Ravens, were his second choice

The Chiefs got involved late in the running for receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster. The recruiting effort, which included coach Andy Reid texting photos of a Lombardi Trophy, didn’t keep Smith-Schuster from returning to the Steelers. However, it apparently made the Chiefs the first runners up. Via Jamison Hensley of ESPN.com, Smith-Schuster told Michael Irvin that the [more]

JuJu Smith-Schuster: Andy Reid recruited me by texting me Lombardi Trophy pictures

After briefly testing free agency, JuJu Smith-Schuster decided to re-sign with the Steelers this offseason. But Chiefs coach Andy Reid had a tempting approach to try to get Smith-Schuster to Kansas City. Smith-Schuster said Reid wanted him to know he had a great chance to win a Super Bowl ring in Kansas City, and so [more]

Patrick Mahomes is out of his walking boot (at least temporarily)

Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes raised eyebrows with a recent family picture that included a walking boot on his left foot. On Thursday, Mahomes posted a boot-free photo. He’s in Augusta for the Masters, and he tweeted multiple photos in a golf cart wearing yellow Adidas shoes. The #TeamAdidas hashtag means “check out the shoes” (which [more]

Demarcus Robinson: I want to show I can put up 1,000 yards and 10 touchdowns

Wide receiver Demarcus Robinson has spent his entire career with the Chiefs, recently signing a one-year deal to remain with the club in 2021. He’s appeared in all 80 games since Kansas City took him in the fourth round of the 2016 draft. But he’s never been one of the club’s top receiving targets. He [more]

Jarran Reed: The goal is to come in and wreak havoc

Defensive tackle Jarran Reed took a significant pay cut in rejecting the Seahawks’ offer to restructure his deal and eventually sign with the Chiefs. But Reed should nevertheless be able to elevate the interior of Kansas City’s pass rush. Chris Jones has been effective in that spot, recording 16.5 sacks, 11 tackles for loss, and [more]

Sammy Watkins: I can’t wait to play with Lamar Jackson

After failing to land a couple of their targets, the Ravens signed a free agent receiver in Sammy Watkins. Baltimore had a few factors working in its favor, including the presence of offensive coordinator Greg Roman and pass game specialist Keith Williams — both of whom Watkins has worked with in the past. But Watkins [more]

Austin Blythe: I just wanted to be in Kansas City

Former Rams center Austin Blythe chose to sign a one-year deal with the Chiefs in free agency, reportedly choosing the two-time defending AFC champions over a similar offer from Los Angeles. The Rams claimed Blythe off waivers in 2017 and he started 48 games for the club at guard and center. He played all 16 [more]

Report: Expanded use of single-digit jersey numbers likely to pass

The Chiefs have proposed the expanded use of single-digit numbers. Unlike many new proposals, which require a few attempts before getting enough votes, this one could sail through with 24 or more votes on the first try. Peter King writes in his Football Morning in America column that the measure is likely to pass. King [more]

Patrick Mahomes still in protective boot, says foot “all good”

Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes underwent surgery to repair a toe injury after Super Bowl LV and gave an update on his recovery on Sunday. Mahomes’ fiancee shared an Easter picture of the couple with their daughter that showed Mahomes is still wearing a protective boot on his foot. Former Colts punter Pat McAfee replied with [more]

Chiefs move Greg Lewis to running backs coach, hire Ken Flajole

The Chiefs announced some changes to their coaching staff. The changes include Greg Lewis moving from receivers coach to running backs coach. Lewis, who played receiver for eight NFL seasons, has never coached running backs. He spent the past four seasons as the Chiefs’ receivers coach after coaching the Eagles’ receivers for a season. The [more]

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