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Mariota Leads Titans to Incredible Wild Card Comeback Win

January 7, 2018 • AFC, AFC South, AFC West, Front Page, Game Recap, Kansas City Chiefs, Tennessee TitansComments (0)

In his first career postseason start, Tennessee Titans franchise quarterback Marcus Mariota put together an incredible second-half performance to complete a fourth-quarter comeback against 33-year old veteran Alex Smith in Saturday afternoon’s AFC Wild Card showdown. After trailing 21-3 at the half, Mariota and the Titans — without RB DeMarco...

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Pro Bowl Snub: Wrong AFC West Quarterback Made the Roster

December 20, 2017 • AFC, AFC West, Features, Front Page, Kansas City Chiefs, San Diego ChargersComments (0)

An AFC West quarterback made the 2018 Pro Bowl roster, but it was the wrong one. Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith — not LA’s Philip Rivers — should have joined Tom Brady and Ben Roethlisberger on the AFC quarterback depth chart. Rivers is...

NaVorro Bowman has Already Found His New Home

October 16, 2017 • AFC, AFC West, Breaking News, Front Page, Oakland RaidersComments (0)

Just three days after the rather shocking news that the San Francisco 49ers had made the decision to release 29-year old veteran linebacker NaVorro Bowman, the 29-year old already has found his new home. And he’s not traveling far. The Oakland Raiders...

Undefeated No Longer: Steelers Upset Chiefs at Arrowhead

October 16, 2017 • AFC, AFC North, AFC West, Front Page, Kansas City Chiefs, Pittsburgh SteelersComments (0)

It happened again – the Steelers came into Arrowhead and beat the Chiefs in a close game. This game felt a lot like the 2016 divisional round matchup between these two teams. Last year, it was running back Le’Veon Bell who ran for 170 yards for...

Week 5 Takeaway: Is Alex Smith the Early-Season MVP Favorite?

October 9, 2017 • AFC, AFC West, Front Page, Kansas City ChiefsComments (0)

It’s almost hard to believe, but I think Alex Smith may just be the favorite for league MVP at this point in the season. It’s still super-early, of course. But you know how us sports writers just love to debate regular season award winners...

Broncos’ Shane Ray to Undergo Surgery, Miss 6-8 Weeks

July 28, 2017 • AFC, AFC West, Breaking News, Denver Broncos, Front Page, InjuriesComments (0)

This is a tough break for the Denver Broncos. It appears as though outside linebacker Shane Ray will miss 6-8 weeks after tearing a ligament in his wrist. He’ll need to undergo surgery. Second on the depth chart, the former Saints LB Kasim Edebali will...

AP Sweepstakes: Raiders, Seahawks front-runners?

March 8, 2017 • AFC West, Free Agency, Front Page, Minnesota Vikings, NFC, NFC North, NFC West, Oakland Raiders, Seattle SeahawksComments (0)

With future Hall of Fame running back Adrian Peterson hitting the open market this spring, it’s been made pretty clear that his 11th NFL season will be spent somewhere outside of Minnesota. Although he’s mentioned that he’d consider giving...

AFC Divisional Round Preview: Steelers at Chiefs

January 15, 2017 • AFC, AFC North, AFC West, Front Page, Kansas City Chiefs, NFL Playoffs, Pittsburgh Steelers, Predictions, PreviewComments (0)

The best part of January: playoff football. Due to a forecasted storm in the Kansas City area, the league decided a few days ago to push today’s Steelers at Chiefs match-up (originally schedule for 1:05 P.M. ET) back to 8:20 P.M. ET. Pittsburgh, led by...

Sunday’s Steelers/Chiefs Game moved back to 8:20 p.m.

January 13, 2017 • AFC, AFC North, AFC West, Breaking News, Front Page, Kansas City Chiefs, Pittsburgh SteelersComments (0)

NFL STATEMENT Due to public safety concerns in light of the forecasted storm this weekend in the Kansas City area, Sunday’s Steelers-Chiefs Divisional Playoff game on NBC has been moved to 8:20 p.m. ET. Moving the game from the original 1:05 p.m. ET start...

AFC Wild Card Preview: Oakland Raiders at Houston Texans

January 7, 2017 • AFC, AFC South, AFC West, Front Page, Houston Texans, Oakland Raiders, PreviewComments (0)

The best part of January: playoff football. Wild Card weekend is here. The No. 5 Oakland Raiders, who were just about to wrap up the No. 2 seed in the playoffs before losing starting quarterback Derek Carr for the season, will travel to Houston to take on the...