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Chargers pose some challenges for the Chiefs

The Kansas City Chiefs will go for their third win in a row this Sunday in Los Angeles. Here's a preview of the matchup with the Chargers.

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Chiefs: New-look Alex Smith in 2017

This Sunday, it's the Chiefs versus the Chargers in L.A. One particular player, Alex Smith, is off to a great start after facing some questions about his future before the season. 

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Tough-luck Chargers to meet surging Chiefs in Los Angeles

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The Chargers seem to have the market cornered on close, gut-wrenching losses, whether they have happened in San Diego or Los Angeles or on the road against the rest of the league.

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Chiefs head into uncharted territory Sunday against Chargers

The Chiefs are used to playing in front of 79,000 fans at Arrowhead Stadium. What will it feel like to play in front of less than half that number? More>>

Vargas and 4 relievers toss 2-hitter, Royals beat Jays 1-0

Jason Vargas and four relievers combined on a two-hitter, Melky Cabrera had three hits and the game's only RBI, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Toronto Blue Jays 1-0 on Thursday night.

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Chiefs' Jones named AFC's Defensive Player of the Week Award

Kansas City Chiefs defensive lineman Chris Jones had three sacks and an interception against the Philadelphia Eagles. 

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Moustakas breaks Royals' HR record in 15-5 rout of Jays

Mike Moustakas hit his 37th home run of the season, breaking Steve Balboni's Royals record, Salvador Perez and Whit Merrifield also connected and Kansas City routed the Toronto Blue Jays 15-5 on Wednesday night.

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Sporting KC beats Red Bulls 2-1 to win 4th US Open Cup title

Latif Blessing scored midway through the first half, Daniel Salloi added a breakaway goal in the second and Sporting Kansas City held on to beat the New York Red Bulls 2-1 on Wednesday night for its fourth U.S. Open Cup title.

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Sporting KC beats Red Bulls 2-1 to win 4th US Open Cup title

The fast-paced match featured plenty of chances by both Major League Soccer clubs, but it was the pint-sized Blessing whose header in the 25th minute that put Sporting KC ahead to stay. (AP) The fast-paced match featured plenty of chances by both Major League Soccer clubs, but it was the pint-sized Blessing whose header in the 25th minute that put Sporting KC ahead to stay. (AP)

Latif Blessing scored midway through the first half, Daniel Salloi added a breakaway goal in the second and Sporting Kansas City held on to beat the New York Red Bulls 2-1 on Wednesday night for its fourth U.S. Open Cup...

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Moustakas breaks Royals' HR record in 15-5 rout of Jays

Moustakas went 3 for 4 and came within a triple of hitting for the cycle. He eclipsed Balboni's 1985 record with a solo blast to right off Carlos Ramirez in the sixth. (AP) Moustakas went 3 for 4 and came within a triple of hitting for the cycle. He eclipsed Balboni's 1985 record with a solo blast to right off Carlos Ramirez in the sixth. (AP)
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Mike Moustakas hit his 37th home run of the season, breaking Steve Balboni's Royals record, Salvador Perez and Whit Merrifield also connected and Kansas City routed the Toronto Blue Jays 15-5 on Wednesday night.

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New Home Run King! Royals' Moustakas sets franchise record with #37

For the second straight night, history was made from a Kansas City Royals home run. 

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New Home Run King! Royals' Moustakas sets franchise record with #37

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For the second straight night, history was made from a Kansas City Royals home run. 

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Chiefs prepare for Chargers in Week 3

The Chiefs are ready to take on the Chargers, hoping to get their third regular season win in a row. But for one member of the team, he's facing an opponent that means a little more to him. KCTV5's Tom Martin explains what Alex Smith is doing before the team hits the road.

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Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup: Sporting KC hosts New York Red Bulls in finals showdown Video included

A victory on Wednesday would underscore Sporting KC’s imperious reign in a storied competition that dates back to 1913. (AP) A victory on Wednesday would underscore Sporting KC’s imperious reign in a storied competition that dates back to 1913. (AP)
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Two teams on the brink of championship glory will go head-to-head Wednesday night when Sporting Kansas City hosts the New York Red Bulls in the 2017 Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup Final at Children’s Mercy Park. 

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Chiefs take over top spot in AP Pro32 poll; Falcons are 2nd

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Chiefs take over top spot in AP Pro32 poll; Falcons jump to No. 2; 3 AFC West teams among the top 6. More>>

Stroman ends 5-start winless streak, Jays beat Royals 5-2

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Marcus Stroman pitched seven innings to win for the first time in six starts, Darwin Barney hit a two-run homer and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Kansas City Royals 5-2 on Tuesday night.

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Alex Gordon hits MLB's record-setting 5,694th HR of season

Kansas City's Alex Gordon hit Major League Baseball's record 5,694th home run of 2017, breaking the season mark.

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Royals' mascot was in Mexico when earthquake hit

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Kansas City Royals mascot Sluggerrr was in Mexico Tuesday to promote baseball when the earthquake hit.  He tweeted that he and the Minnesota Twins mascot made it safely after the quake struck.  The earthquake has killed at least 140 people.  It's Mexico's deadliest earthquake in 30 years.  Story time. Please follow along and share, I feel this is important. — Sluggerrr (@Sluggerrr) September 20, 2017 Today, around 11:30am, I landed in Mexico City to he... More>>

Alex Gordon hits MLB's record-setting 5,694th HR of season

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TORONTO (AP) — Kansas City's Alex Gordon hit Major League Baseball's record 5,694th home run of 2017, breaking the season mark. Gordon's home run off Toronto's Ryan Tepera on Tuesday night raised the total to one more than the 5,693 set in 2000 at the height of the Steroids Era. The record was broken with just less than two weeks remaining in the regular season. There were 5,610 homers last year, an average of 2.31 per game, and this year's average of 2.53 entering Tuesday's a... More>>

Chiefs quarterbacks team up to help kids

A group of children enjoyed a chance to play with the Kansas City Chiefs quarterbacks. 

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Sporting Kansas City prepares for U.S. Open Cup final

Sporting Kansas City will look to win the club's fourth U.S. Open Cup.  

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Sporting Kansas City introduces 17-year-old to team

The trend in professional soccer is to sign players at a young age. Neal Jones explains how it's spreading to Kansas City. 

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Chiefs prepare for first AFC West game

After a 2-0 start against teams from the East Coast, the Kansas City Chiefs prepare for their first divisional showdown of the season against the Los Angeles Chargers. 

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Chiefs defensive lineman Chris Jones has big day in win against Eagles

Kansas City Chiefs defensive lineman Chris Jones had three sacks and an interception against the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday. 

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MUST SEE: Chiefs cheerleader gets run over by cameraman during Eagles game at Arrowhead

The Eagles weren't the only ones taking hits on the field at Sunday’s Chiefs game. A Chiefs cheerleader was plowed down during a dance routine. 

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Flexible NFL helmet aims to reduce head injuries

(Source: CNN) A cross section of the VICIS helmet. (Source: CNN) A cross section of the VICIS helmet.
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Head injuries have plagued the NFL for years. 

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Without Berry, Reid says Chiefs safeties held their own against Philadelphia

Like Superman, Daniel Sorensen flew towards Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz. (AP) Like Superman, Daniel Sorensen flew towards Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz. (AP)
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Losing the heart and soul of your defense can be crushing.  That's what the Kansas City Chiefs experienced last week when all-pro safety Eric Berry was lost for the season due to injury.  

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  • Vargas and 4 relievers toss 2-hitter, Royals beat Jays 1-0

    Vargas and 4 relievers toss 2-hitter, Royals beat Jays 1-0

    Jason Vargas and four relievers combined on a two-hitter, Melky Cabrera had three hits and the game's only RBI, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Toronto Blue Jays 1-0 on Thursday night.

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    Jason Vargas and four relievers combined on a two-hitter, Melky Cabrera had three hits and the game's only RBI, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Toronto Blue Jays 1-0 on Thursday night.

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  • Moustakas breaks Royals' HR record in 15-5 rout of Jays

    Moustakas breaks Royals' HR record in 15-5 rout of Jays

    Thursday, September 21 2017 5:52 AM EDT2017-09-21 09:52:25 GMT
    Moustakas went 3 for 4 and came within a triple of hitting for the cycle. He eclipsed Balboni's 1985 record with a solo blast to right off Carlos Ramirez in the sixth. (AP)Moustakas went 3 for 4 and came within a triple of hitting for the cycle. He eclipsed Balboni's 1985 record with a solo blast to right off Carlos Ramirez in the sixth. (AP)

    Mike Moustakas hit his 37th home run of the season, breaking Steve Balboni's Royals record, Salvador Perez and Whit Merrifield also connected and Kansas City routed the Toronto Blue Jays 15-5 on Wednesday night.

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    Mike Moustakas hit his 37th home run of the season, breaking Steve Balboni's Royals record, Salvador Perez and Whit Merrifield also connected and Kansas City routed the Toronto Blue Jays 15-5 on Wednesday night.

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  • New Home Run King! Royals' Moustakas sets franchise record with #37

    New Home Run King! Royals' Moustakas sets franchise record with #37

    Wednesday, September 20 2017 8:53 PM EDT2017-09-21 00:53:33 GMT
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    For the second straight night, history was made from a Kansas City Royals home run. 

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    For the second straight night, history was made from a Kansas City Royals home run. 

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  • Tough-luck Chargers to meet surging Chiefs in Los Angeles

    Tough-luck Chargers to meet surging Chiefs in Los Angeles

    Friday, September 22 2017 5:59 PM EDT2017-09-22 21:59:34 GMT

    The Chargers seem to have the market cornered on close, gut-wrenching losses, whether they have happened in San Diego or Los Angeles or on the road against the rest of the league.

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    The Chargers seem to have the market cornered on close, gut-wrenching losses, whether they have happened in San Diego or Los Angeles or on the road against the rest of the league.

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  • Without Berry, Reid says Chiefs safeties held their own against Philadelphia

    Without Berry, Reid says Chiefs safeties held their own against Philadelphia

    Monday, September 18 2017 5:14 PM EDT2017-09-18 21:14:15 GMT
    Like Superman, Daniel Sorensen flew towards Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz. (AP)Like Superman, Daniel Sorensen flew towards Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz. (AP)

    Losing the heart and soul of your defense can be crushing.  That's what the Kansas City Chiefs experienced last week when all-pro safety Eric Berry was lost for the season due to injury.  

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    Losing the heart and soul of your defense can be crushing.  That's what the Kansas City Chiefs experienced last week when all-pro safety Eric Berry was lost for the season due to injury.  

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  • Chiefs offense showing its high-powered potential

    Chiefs offense showing its high-powered potential

    Monday, September 18 2017 2:45 PM EDT2017-09-18 18:45:22 GMT

    The NFL season may be only two weeks old, but so far the Kansas City Chiefs offense has shown significant improvement across the board from 2016 with an attack that has multiple ways to win every game.

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    The NFL season may be only two weeks old, but so far the Kansas City Chiefs offense has shown significant improvement across the board from 2016 with an attack that has multiple ways to win every game.

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