Chiefs news for January 16, 2022
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Chiefs make a pair of roster moves on Saturday | chiefswire
According to the NFL’s official personnel notice for Saturday, the Chiefs have elevated WR Daurice Fountain and RB Darwin Thompson from the practice squad via standard elevation. The team protected Fountain earlier in the practice week.
Priest Holmes to serve as drum honoree for wild-card round | chiefswire
Former Chiefs RB Priest Holmes will be up on the GEHA Drum Deck, banging the drum ahead of the game. He joins Derrick Johnson, Tamba Hali, Jared Allen and Anthony Sherman as former members of the team who have returned to serve as drum honoree.
Chiefs vs. Steelers, wild-card round | chiefswire
Just as we have over the past five seasons, the Chiefs Wire staff will offer its weekly predictions for each Kansas City Chiefs game. Below you’ll find all of our picks for Kansas City’s wild-card round matchup against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday, Jan. 16 at 7:15 p.m. CT at GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium.
Referee Shawn Smith’s crew assigned to work Chiefs-Steelers game | chiefswire
Fourth-year NFL referee Shawn Smith and an all-star crew have been assigned as the officials for the Kansas City Chiefs’ wild-card playoff game against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday night according to Football Zebras.
He was assigned to the Chiefs-Packers game in Week 9. During that game, Smith’s crew called their fourth-fewest penalties of the season (10) with six against Kansas City and four against Green Bay. He was also assigned to the Chiefs-Chargers game on “Thursday Night Football” in Week 15. During that game, Smith’s crew called the third-fewest penalties of the season (9) with five penalties on the Los Angeles and four on Kansas City.
Final injury report for Chiefs vs. Steelers, wild-card round | chiefswire
The Kansas City Chiefs and Pittsburgh Steelers have released their third and final injury reports of the week on Friday. You can find the injury reports from earlier this week here: Wednesday — Thursday.
Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger Is Playing Mind Tricks on Chiefs | heavy
“We haven’t discussed it, but I would assume as a group you understand that we probably aren’t supposed to be here,” Roethlisberger said of Pittsburgh’s playoff berth during his press conference on Wednesday, January 12. “We’re probably not a very good football team. Out of the 14 teams that are in, we’re probably number 14. We’re double-digit underdogs in the playoffs. So, let’s just go play, have fun and see what happens.”
Leave Those Chiefs Playoff Ghosts in the Past | si.com
On wild-card weekend, Kansas City Chiefs will be entering the playoffs for a seventh straight season. Under head coach Andy Reid, the Chiefs have gone to the playoffs in eight of his nine seasons in Kansas City. Before he arrived on the scene, and even for a time thereafter, there was plenty of playoff heartache.
This Could Be the Last Playoff Run For the Current Era of Chiefs Football | si.com
An ending of the era does not mean names like Travis Kelce or Tyreek Hill will not be on the team but over the next year or two, the Chiefs will be in something of a transitory period. It’s one that could shake up the team a fair bit. Some of the major moves that won the Chiefs a Super Bowl two years ago and produced two Super Bowl appearances overall could be gone soon