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In his career, Santos has made 89 of his 105 attempted field goals and 125 of his 130 attempted extra points. (AP) In his career, Santos has made 89 of his 105 attempted field goals and 125 of his 130 attempted extra points. (AP)

Chiefs put Santos on IR following win over Chargers

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The Kansas City Chiefs announced Tuesday that kicker Cairo Santos will be placed on injured reserve. Kansas City signed kicker Harrison Butker from the Carolina Panthers practice squad to replace Santos.

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Kareem Hunt with another big play as unbeaten Chiefs keep rolling

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The Chiefs have ripped off so many big plays during a 3-0 start this season that the latest, a 69-yard touchdown run by Kareem Hunt against the Chargers on Sunday, wasn't even supposed to happen.

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Smith, Chiefs start quick, beat Chargers 24-10 to go 3-0

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For the first time in over two decades, the Kansas City Chiefs are playing a regular season football game in the City of Los Angeles. 

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Chiefs rookie running back Kareem Hunt off to one of the best starts in NFL history

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LOS ANGELES, CA (FOOTBALLKC) – The accolades for Kansas City Chiefs running back Kareem Hunt keep piling up only three weeks into the NFL season. The 2017 third round pick out of Toledo is the first player in NFL history with touchdowns of 50 yards or more in each of his first three career games. Hunt’s 538 yards from scrimmage through three games are the second most of any rookie in NFL history. Hunt’s 401 yards rushing through three games are the second most o... More>>

Chiefs' Clark Hunt releases statement as NFL responds to Trump

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Chiefs Chairman and CEO Clark Hunt has released a statement as various NFL executives criticize President Trump for his statement that players who kneel for the national anthem should be fired.

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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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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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Chiefs offense showing its high-powered potential

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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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Chiefs' Reid beats Eagles' Pederson in matchup of friends

Pederson and Reid both said this week that they remain good friends, and that there is a certain level of respect between them. (AP) Pederson and Reid both said this week that they remain good friends, and that there is a certain level of respect between them. (AP)
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Reid brought Pederson on as an assistant in 2009, promoted him to quarterbacks coach in 2011, then brought him along to Kansas City as his offensive coordinator. Reid even stumped for Pederson when he was interviewing for the job in Philadelphia.

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Chiefs TE Travis Kelce shows why the good outweighs the bad in Sunday’s win

Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce (87) leaps over Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Rasul Douglas (32) for a touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga) Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce (87) leaps over Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Rasul Douglas (32) for a touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga)
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Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce is simply one of a kind. 

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Encore for Kareem Hunt as Chiefs rookie shines in second half

Travis Kelce flies into the end zone to give Kansas City a 20-13 lead. (AP) Travis Kelce flies into the end zone to give Kansas City a 20-13 lead. (AP)
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The Kansas City Chiefs racked up 537 yards of offense against the New England Patriots. Center Mitch Morse says that game plan won't matter all that much against the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday. 

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Chiefs release CJ Spiller, promote Akeem Hunt to roster

Kansas City Chiefs running back C.J. Spiller (26) runs the ball with Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Will Clarke (93) in pursuit in the second half of an NFL preseason football game, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Gary Landers) Kansas City Chiefs running back C.J. Spiller (26) runs the ball with Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Will Clarke (93) in pursuit in the second half of an NFL preseason football game, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Gary Landers)
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The Kansas City Chiefs have again released veteran C.J. Spiller, clearing room on the roster to promote fellow running back Akeem Hunt before Sunday's home opener against Philadelphia.

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Chiefs' Reid, Eagles' Pederson square off for first time

Kansas City, fresh off a convincing win on the road at New England, must figure out how to protect Alex Smith and open up running lanes outside for rookie running back Kareem Hunt. (KCTV5) Kansas City, fresh off a convincing win on the road at New England, must figure out how to protect Alex Smith and open up running lanes outside for rookie running back Kareem Hunt. (KCTV5)
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The defensive units for Kansas City and Philadelphia face familiar foes Sunday, getting a chance to apply what they learn taking on their own offenses in practices when Chiefs coach Andy Reid and Eagles coach Doug Pederson face each as adversaries for the first time after being longtime collaborators.

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Chiefs hold Golden Flag contest during 26th Red Friday celebration

Last year, nearly $250,000 was raised from flag sales alone, while over the past three years, flag sales have raised more than $550,000 for RMHC-KC. (AP) Last year, nearly $250,000 was raised from flag sales alone, while over the past three years, flag sales have raised more than $550,000 for RMHC-KC. (AP)
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The Kansas City Chiefs are introducing a special twist to the 26th edition of the annual Red Friday campaign: the opportunity to find a Golden Flag when purchasing a Chiefs Kingdom Flag in Kansas City on Friday.

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Eagles pay visit to Arrowhead Stadium for first time since 2005

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This is the second time Chiefs head coach Andy Reid has faced off against his former employer of 14 years, with the first matchup coming in 2013 that ended with a Chiefs win.

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Chiefs RB Hunt shifts focus to Eagles after dazzling debut

Hunt set an NFL record with 246 total yards from scrimmage in his regular-season debut, bettering the mark set by Detroit's Billy Sims in 1980 (217 yards) and equaled by Arizona's Anquan Boldin in 2003. (AP) Hunt set an NFL record with 246 total yards from scrimmage in his regular-season debut, bettering the mark set by Detroit's Billy Sims in 1980 (217 yards) and equaled by Arizona's Anquan Boldin in 2003. (AP)
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Kareem Hunt's teammates started boarding the bus for a triumphant homecoming following Kansas City's surprising 42-27 win at New England to open the season. The rookie running back was still answering questions, still wearing his uniform, after his record-setting debut.

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Patriots replacing field turf after losing first regular-season game to Chiefs

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The New England Patriots are replacing their artificial turf field after just one regular-season game.

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Chiefs' Eric Berry out for season with ruptured Achilles' tendon

Teammates console Kansas City Chiefs safety Eric Berry (29) after he was put on a cart following an injury during the second half of an NFL football game against the New England Patriots. (AP) Teammates console Kansas City Chiefs safety Eric Berry (29) after he was put on a cart following an injury during the second half of an NFL football game against the New England Patriots. (AP)
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The Kansas City Chiefs celebrated one of the biggest wins in their history on Thursday after knocking off the defending Super Bowl champion New England Patriots 42-27 but will have to play the rest of the season without one of their defensive stalwarts.

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Chiefs capitalize on mistake-ridden Patriots defense in 42-27 win

Seven months after shutting down the Atlanta Falcons late in a dramatic Super Bowl comeback win, the New England Patriots defense couldn't find the brakes Thursday night, giving up 28 second-half points. (AP) Seven months after shutting down the Atlanta Falcons late in a dramatic Super Bowl comeback win, the New England Patriots defense couldn't find the brakes Thursday night, giving up 28 second-half points. (AP)
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So much for another stab at 19-0. Seven months after shutting down the Atlanta Falcons late in a dramatic Super Bowl comeback win, the New England Patriots defense couldn't find the brakes Thursday night, giving up 28 second-half points in a stunning 42-27 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs.

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Chiefs pull off the impossible on a national stage

Reid prepared the team and led Kansas City into a hostile environment but it was the team as a whole who played better in Foxborough than anyone else in the last decade. (AP) Reid prepared the team and led Kansas City into a hostile environment but it was the team as a whole who played better in Foxborough than anyone else in the last decade. (AP)
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Blowing out Brady on his home field was thought to be impossible. Thursday night, with the entire country watching, the Kansas City Chiefs pulled off the impossible.

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Alex Smith outshines Tom Brady as Chiefs prevail 42-27 in season opener

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There were big plays all over the field. The Chiefs, not the Patriots, were making them.

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Chiefs release Spiller, Devey in bookkeeping maneuver

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The Chiefs released running back C.J. Spiller and offensive lineman Jordan Devey in a move that allows the team to sign them following their season opener without guaranteeing their contracts.

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Chiefs believe window to win Super Bowl is wide open

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When the Kansas City Chiefs trimmed their roster to the 53-man limit less than a week before their opener in New England, all but 10 of the players they kept were on the roster last season. There's a very good reason for that.

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Brady, Patriots begin title defense against Chiefs

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On Thursday night, the Patriots begin their quest for a sixth title in the Bill Belichick-Tom Brady era when the Kansas City Chiefs come calling, and they will have to seek another title without Edelman.

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Winning turnover battle the biggest key for Chiefs this season

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For the past two years, no defense in the AFC has been better at forcing turnovers than the Kansas City Chiefs. On the flip side, only two AFC offenses have been better at not turning the ball over in that time.

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How Chiefs running back production can improve in 2017, despite losing Spencer Ware

Ware underwent season ending surgery after he suffered a torn PCL and LCL in his right knee in the Chiefs’ third preseason game. (KCTV5) Ware underwent season ending surgery after he suffered a torn PCL and LCL in his right knee in the Chiefs’ third preseason game. (KCTV5)
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Losing a running back who almost reached 1,000 yards rushing is a tough pill to swallow for any team, but the Chiefs and Andy Reid’s spread out offense are perhaps built to handle it better than most other NFL teams.

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Chiefs reduce roster down to NFL's mandated 53

The Chiefs announced several roster moves on Saturday. (The Kansas City Chiefs) The Chiefs announced several roster moves on Saturday. (The Kansas City Chiefs)
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The Kansas City Chiefs announced several roster moves on Saturday, putting the club at the NFL mandated 53-player limit. 

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Tickets For Less, Chiefs Patrick Mahomes team up to battle childhood brain cancer

Mahomes will help promote and attend as many Team Little Owl charitable functions as possible. (AP) Mahomes will help promote and attend as many Team Little Owl charitable functions as possible. (AP)
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Kansas City Chiefs fans aren’t the only ones excited about first round draft pick Patrick Mahomes.

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Technical difficulties with Ticketmaster cause headache for some Chiefs fans

People in line waiting for ticket refunds. (Nick Sloan/KCTV) People in line waiting for ticket refunds. (Nick Sloan/KCTV)
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Many Chiefs fans couldn't access their parking passes or tickets online through Ticketmaster to get inside Thursday’s final preseason game.

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Chiefs wide receiver group heads into uncharted waters in 2017

Tyreek Hill is the obvious choice to take a leap forward in his second year. (AP) Tyreek Hill is the obvious choice to take a leap forward in his second year. (AP)
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The range of possible outcomes for the Chiefs’ wide receiving core in 2017 is the most widespread of any position group on the team. Kansas City will need its receivers to improve across the board if the team hopes to become a top 10 offense.

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Chiefs name Kansas High School Coach of the Year award after Blue Valley Head Coach Eric Driskell

A photo of Eric Driskell and members of his family. (Submitted) A photo of Eric Driskell and members of his family. (Submitted)
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The Kansas City Chiefs have announced that the Kansas High School Coach of the Year Award has been renamed in memory of Eric Driskell.

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Chiefs release offensive lineman Jah Reid

The Kansas City Chiefs announced Thursday that they have released seventh-year offensive lineman Jah Reid. (KCTV5) The Kansas City Chiefs announced Thursday that they have released seventh-year offensive lineman Jah Reid. (KCTV5)
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The Kansas City Chiefs announced Thursday that they have released seventh-year offensive lineman Jah Reid.

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Proceeds from Chiefs v. Titans 50/50 Raffle to benefit Hurricane Harvey relief efforts

Since the Hunt Family Foundation 50/50 Raffle began in 2013, more than $1 million has been donated to local and regional charities. (Kansas City Chiefs) Since the Hunt Family Foundation 50/50 Raffle began in 2013, more than $1 million has been donated to local and regional charities. (Kansas City Chiefs)
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As an initial response to the massive flooding, damage and displacement throughout the state of Texas caused by Hurricane Harvey, the Kansas City Chiefs and the Hunt Family Foundation have announced that the proceeds from Thursday’s 50/50 Raffle will be directed to Hurricane Harvey relief efforts.

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Key players to watch for in Chiefs’ final preseason game

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It’s been 228 days since the Kansas City Chiefs took the field in a meaningful NFL game, but now just one week and one preseason game separates them from the New England Patriots and a primetime opening night tilt.

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Chiefs sit starters, Titans playing all in preseason finale

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First-round draft pick Patrick Mahomes II will trot onto the field inside Arrowhead Stadium on Thursday night for the first time as the starting quarterback of the Kansas City Chiefs.

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Chiefs land OL Cameron Erving in trade with Browns

While with the Browns, Erving spent time playing both right and left gaurd, center and right tackle. (Kansas City Chiefs) While with the Browns, Erving spent time playing both right and left gaurd, center and right tackle. (Kansas City Chiefs)
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The Kansas City Chiefs continue to wheel and deal as the offseason winds down, acquiring offensive lineman Cameron Erving on Wednesday in a trade with the Cleveland Browns. 

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Chiefs linebacker core needs to reach full potential in 2017

A healthy Houston back in the fold will not only improve the pass rush, but also the Chiefs’ woeful run defense. (AP) A healthy Houston back in the fold will not only improve the pass rush, but also the Chiefs’ woeful run defense. (AP)
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The Kansas City Chiefs enter the 2017 regular season with a linebacker core packed with big names, but also one of the most uncertain position groups on the team.

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New Chiefs linebacker Ragland could fit into mix soon

Former Alabama standout Reggie Ragland reported to the Chiefs but was not on the practice field Tuesday, one day after the Buffalo Bills shipped the linebacker to Kansas City for a fourth-round draft pick.

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Chiefs look to tight ends for red zone improvement in 2017

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When it comes to offensive areas of improvement for the Kansas City Chiefs in 2017, the tight end spot may not be the first area that comes to mind for most fans.

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3 Chiefs throw TD passes in 30-12 win over Bengals

The Chiefs defeated the Bengals 30-12 on Saturday night. (AP) The Chiefs defeated the Bengals 30-12 on Saturday night. (AP)
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Rookie Patrick Mahomes threw a pair of touchdown passes, solidifying his spot as the Chiefs' primary backup, and three Kansas City quarterbacks threw for a score on Saturday night during a 30-12 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals. 

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Rams slip past Chiefs 21-20

The Kansas City Chiefs lead the Los Angeles Rams 20-14 after three quarters of play. Early on, Jeremy Maclin scored a touchdown. (AP) The Kansas City Chiefs lead the Los Angeles Rams 20-14 after three quarters of play. Early on, Jeremy Maclin scored a touchdown. (AP)
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The best way to ease No. 1 overall draft pick Jared Goff into the NFL will be a powerful rushing offense, coach Jeff Fisher has said time and again, and it proved to be true Saturday night.

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