Chiefs news for June 12, 2022
Good morning AG!
Today in Chiefs history, not a damn thing, but Anne Frank was born in 1929.
No real news, as usual, ’tis the offseason.
Actor Henry Winkler says one of his heroes is Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes | sports.yahoo.com
Winkler responded: “Patrick. Hi, how are you? No, if Patrick is listening, I’d like to … we make a great chicken stuffed with ricotta and spinach with an unbelievable reduction. It can be yours if you’re here in LA.”
Eisen noted the Chiefs will be in LA this season when they play the Chargers at SoFi Stadium. “Those guys are good too,” Winkler said. “Yeah, I mean, they’re good quarterbacks? They are not Mahomes.”
Can Creed Humphrey Make the Leap to Stardom in Year Two?
Humphrey may become a household name at the center position in 2022. | si.com
It was a smooth transition for Humphrey, and he was able to win the starting job at center before Week 1 of the season. He and quarterback Patrick Mahomes worked together on timing, and Humphrey took control early as he earned the trust of teammates and coaches alike.
Patrick Mahomes & New Chiefs WR ‘So in Sync’: Report | Heavy.com
“It wasn’t even a month before he was already dialed into the playbook and understanding what was going on,” Chiefs running back Clyde Edwards-Helaire said after OTAs on June 9 of Valdes-Scantling.
WATCH: Chiefs S Justin Reid makes field goal in front of Jan Stenerud | Chiefswire.com
The Chiefs had 79-year-old Pro Football Hall of Famer Jan Stenerud out at practice on Thursday. Reid didn’t disappoint with an all-time great at practice, kicking what looked like a 25-yard field goal in front of both Harrison Butker and Stenerud.
Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes shared early advice given by Tom Brady | Chiefswire.com
“…I think the biggest thing he said was, ‘You’re doing it the right way.’ It wasn’t a saying thing about how I was playing in the game. It wasn’t about how I was in the pocket; the fundamentals. He just said, ‘Hey, you’re doing the right way. Just keep it up.’ And so that for me showed that the hard work that I’ve been putting in was the right thing. I need to keep doing it. Do more of it.”
Is the AFC West the best NFL quarterback division ever? Where Patrick Mahomes, Russell Wilson, Justin Herbert, Derek Carr rank | ESPN.com
To have both the ceiling of players such as Mahomes and a floor where all four starters project to be well above average is extremely rare, if not unprecedented altogether.