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Chiefs considered appealing NFL rule that training camp must be at practice facility

The NFL announced on June 2 that it is requiring all 32 teams to have their training camps at their practice facilities, but the Chiefs spent the last three weeks exploring other options anyway. The Chiefs announced today that they will have their training camp at the team practice facility, but only after they tried [more]

Eric Bieniemy expects to become a head coach “when timing is right”

Chiefs offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy has become the example of the Rooney Rule gone wrong. He did not get a head coaching job in the offseason despite three interviews for such jobs in January. Of the four vacancies, two were filled by first-year head coaches and only one went to a minority (Ron Rivera to [more]

Who are the best receiving duos in the NFL?

A recent edition of PFT Live looked at a perfect question for the slow time of the calendar: Who are the best receiving tandem in the NFL? Simms and I went through four total rounds of dynamic pass-catching duos, realizing along the way that there are plenty of worthy candidates. One group has never played [more]

Kareem Hunt still loves the Chiefs, happy to see them win the Super Bowl

Browns running back Kareem Hunt was cut by the Chiefs when video surfaced of him kicking a woman. He has said in the past that he regrets that it caused him to miss being part of last year’s Super Bowl team, but he said on Monday that he was able to enjoy watching the game [more]

Patrick Mahomes partners with LeBron James on More Than A Vote effort

NBA star LeBron James and reigning Super Bowl champion quarterback Patrick Mahomes have partnered together as part of James’ More Than A Vote organization, which seeks to encourage and register African-Americans to vote and to battle voter suppression. James announced Mahomes’ addition to the group on Monday night. “And…everyone welcome this game changer (on and [more]

Jamal Adams admits he’s “trying to” land with the Dallas Cowboys

Jets safety Jamal Adams has identified eight teams to which he’d be willing to be traded. There’s one team that sits at the top of his list, however. To no surprise, it’s the Cowboys. Via Rich Cimini of ESPN.com, a fan asked Adams In a cellphone video posted to social media on Sunday asked Adams, [more]

Will the Jets trade Jamal Adams?

The Jets have a decision to make. It’s too early to know what it will be. With safety Jamal Adams wanting out and willing to be traded to eight different teams (and maybe eventually more), the Jets could end up getting a strong offer, if more than one of the eight teams are interested in [more]

Buccaneers on Jamal Adams’ list of preferred teams in a trade

Jets safety Jamal Adams told the team that he wants to be traded this week and he apparently wouldn’t mind joining up with a couple of his former opponents in the AFC East. Adams told former NFL safety and current ESPN personality Ryan Clark that he would love to play for the Buccaneers. Landing Adams [more]

Will the Colin Kaepernick talk lead to action?

Multiple NFL figures recently have been talking about Colin Kaepernick. The question now becomes whether the talk will lead to action. There’s still no reason to believe it will. Indeed, there’s no indication that anyone has actually reached out to Kaepernick or his representatives to discuss a potential visit or tryout or contract or anything. [more]

Clark Hunt: Great to see Patrick Mahomes, Tyrann Mathieu leading on social justice issues

When issues like racial injustice and police brutality were raised by Colin Kaepernick a few years ago, he found little support around the NFL world and none from the ownership level. Players have been speaking out about those things en masse since George Floyd was murdered in May and the response has been very different [more]

Report: Jamal Adams would accept trade to some places absent extension

Jets safety Jamal Adams has made it clear the entire offseason he is frustrated at the team’s lack of urgency at getting him a long-term deal. Now comes news that Adams has requested a trade. The Jets have not given Adams’ agent permission to speak with other teams, Calvin Watkins of the Dallas Morning News [more]

Chiefs wrap up offseason program, look ahead to challenges of 2020

The Chiefs wrapped up their virtual offseason program Thursday. Now, comes the hard part, harder even than trying to repeat: Playing a season in the midst of a pandemic. “Social distancing, all those things, are important until we know more,” Chiefs coach Andy Reid said during a recent video call, via Herbie Teope of the [more]

NFL tweets ESPN clip of Commissioner talking about Colin Kaepernick

Earlier tonight, the NFL used its Twitter megaphone to broadcast to 25.3 million followers the recent sentiments of Commissioner Roger Goodell regarding Colin Kaepernick. “Well, listen, if he wants to resume his career in the NFL, then obviously it’s gonna take a team to make that decision,” Goodell told ESPN on Monday. “But I welcome [more]

Chiefs announce they are commemorating Juneteenth

Count the Chiefs in. Not long after the Broncos announced they will make Juneteenth a permanent, paid holiday for the organization, the Chiefs tweeted they will commemorate “Juneteenth by learning, listening, and celebrating those around us.” Chiefs’ employees will have Friday off. “As our community and the country work toward a future without racial inequality [more]

Roger Goodell “encourages” a team to sign Colin Kaepernick

The Commissioner is on the record regarding Colin Kaepernick. Ten days after creating a video that proclaimed “black lives matter” but omitted Kaepernick’s name, Roger Goodell has said that he wants a team to sign Kaepernick. “Well, listen, if he wants to resume his career in the NFL, then obviously it’s gonna take a team [more]

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