Chiefs news for May 13, 2022
Good morning AG! Today in history, Tyrann Mathieu was born in 1992…
NFL Schedule: Bucs host Chiefs in Week 4 on ‘Sunday Night Football’ |usatoday
Mahomes got the best of Brady in their first matchup since the GOAT left the New England Patriots for Tampa Bay, but Brady got the last laugh with a dominant win over the Chiefs in the Super Bowl later that year.
This time around, it could be Brady’s last ride before actually retiring, so this showdown might be the last time we get to see these two superstar quarterbacks face off on the same field.
Pair of Chiefs undrafted free agents poised for position changes | usatoday
On the Chiefs’ initial rookie minicamp roster, former Ole Miss RB Jerrion Ealy was listed at WR/RB. He’s since been listed on the team’s official roster at RB, suggesting he’ll play the position he played in college. There still is a little uncertainty surrounding where exactly he’ll play
Bills behind-the-scenes video provides insight into Chiefs’ first round trade | usatoday
They were calling around with a few teams including the Green Bay Packers at pick No. 22 about making a trade-up, potentially with their eyes on a falling Trent McDuffie. When the news came up that the Patriots were trading back with the Chiefs, the Buffalo war room started bustling. Bills Assistant Director of Player Personnel Terrance Gray whispered what it appeared everyone was thinking: “They traded up in front of us.”
Dabo Swinney sounds off on why ex-Clemson WR Justyn Ross slid as undrafted free agent | yahoo
Swinney said only four teams medically cleared Ross, one of which was the Chiefs. That created an even smaller pool from which to get drafted but provided the Alabama native a better understanding of how his path to the NFL would have to be carved. In addition to the congenital fusion in his spine, the wideout missed the last three games of his final season at Clemson with a foot injury.
Chiefs’ 2022 strength of schedule is much harder than the traditional formula shows | yahoo
The NFL’s strength of schedule formula is based on the win-loss totals of each team from the previous season. But a lot has happened since week 18 of the 2021 season.
For one, AFC West teams made a flurry of big moves and the division is now considered the best in football, and it’s not even up for discussion.
Not Your Typical AFC West: Chiefs Won’t Be Alone in 2022 | si.com
With an injection of new talent arises plenty of new opportunities, but it’s extremely hard to argue that the Chiefs are a better team now than they were in January when their season ended. Is there improved depth and youth on the roster? Sure, but the star power and continuity are slim. Veach and company did a terrific job putting the franchise in a great position for long-term success, although it came at the cost of sacrificing that sense of short-term dominance over the rest of the conference.
Kansas City Chiefs 2022 NFL Schedule – Official Chiefs Schedule | si.com
Without further ado, here’s the Chiefs’ official schedule for the 2022 season.