Chiefs news for May 27, 2022
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LeSean McCoy sounds off on rift with Chiefs OC Eric Bieniemy | chiefswire
Appearing on Mad Dog Sports Radio’s “I Am Athlete Tonight” on SiriusXM radio, one-time Kansas City Chiefs RB LeSean McCoy aired his grievances with OC Eric Bieniemy.
“Listen, because some players, he talks a certain way and some players will take it. I wouldn’t take it,” McCoy said. “Some of the questions I would ask, everybody is accountable. That’s why (he’s not getting hired). It’s not because he is a black coach. That’s not the reason — the reason is — I won’t get into that. There is a reason why, every year he goes to get a job, and then the time comes and nobody hires him because they know the type of coach he really is.”
10 Chiefs players to watch as OTAs begin | chiefswire
Organized team activities (OTAs) kicked off for the Kansas City Chiefs this week | usatoday
With great attendance during Phase 2 of the offseason program, fans can expect the majority of the Chiefs’ 90-man offseason roster to participate during OTAs at some point. With that in mind, here are 10 players that you should keep an eye on once the team hits the field:
WATCH: Chiefs tease return to action in OTAs with hype video | usatoday
While we won’t get any local media look-ins until Thursday’s practice, the Chiefs’ in-house media team shared a hype video on social media showing a bit of action, likely some B-roll footage from Phase 2 of the offseason program. You get to see looks at several players in the weight room, such as Clyde Edwards-Helaire, Mecole Hardman, Willie Gay Jr. and even Patrick Mahomes. You get to see players running gassers as they prepare for their conditioning test with Tershawn Wharton and Travis Kelce leading the way.
NFL, NFLPA ratify new reserve list, practice squad rules | chiefswire
The NFL and the NFLPA have agreed on some new rules for reserve lists and practice squads for the 2022 NFL season. NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport shared the league’s memo on the changes, which expands and solidifies some of the rules seen in recent seasons due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
WATCH: Justyn Ross makes crazy one-handed catch at Chiefs OTAs | chiefswire
The Justyn Ross hype train in Kansas City has a new conductor — Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes.
There has been a lot of early hype building for undrafted free agent receiver Justyn Ross. The former Clemson standout is fully healthy and cleared for action in Kansas City. The team hasn’t been shy about stoking the flames either because Ross has been a standout early on after joining the team as an undrafted free agent.
On Wednesday, that trend continued. The Chiefs shared a video from OTA practice with Ross making an insane one-handed grab by the sidelines.