Chiefs news for May 14, 2021
Happy Friday AG!!! On to the huddle…
There are all sorts of articles on the schedule and people taking WAG’s at how teams will do, so we’ll try not to post a bunch of them – just one or two for flavor…
Predicting Every Game on the Kansas City Chiefs’ 2021 Schedule | si.com
The Kansas City Chiefs’ 2021-22 schedule has officially been released. Here’s a look at how things might develop over the course of the season.
Kansas City Chiefs 2021 schedule: Dates, times, TV, key games, toughest matchup, season prediction | cbssports
The 2021 NFL schedule is officially here. With free agency mostly over with and the 2021 NFL Draft in the rearview mirror, we can begin to preview the 2021 season. The AFC West should be one of the best divisions in the NFL. The Kansas City Chiefs will be motivated after falling short in the Super Bowl last year, the Los Angeles Chargers are excited to move forward with their franchise quarterback in Justin Herbert, the Las Vegas Raiders feel they made some improvements to become more competitive and the Denver Broncos appeared to have had one of the best drafts of any NFL team.
Andy Reid: Chiefs ‘hadn’t done a whole lot’ on offensive line before 2021 offseason | nfl.com
“We have some guys returning that were on that Super Bowl team, too. So we’ve got great depth and there’ll be competition,” Reid told NFL Network’s Steve Mariucci on Wednesday’s Schedule Release ’21. “And as you know, Mooch, competition brings out the best in everybody. And so, we’ve got that now on the offensive line and these guys will battle it out. The kids that were on that Super Bowl are tough kids, it just wasn’t our day. And things didn’t quite work out right, it’s not all their blame for sure. And that’s not where we were going with this. We just hadn’t done a whole lot recently with the offensive line. You need to take care of that bunch, so that’s where we went.”
Chiefs at Raiders among most expensive games to attend in 2021 | yahoo.com
With the NFL’s schedule reveal on Wednesday evening, teams have now started selling tickets for the upcoming season. Chiefs tickets have steadily been on the rise since the arrival of star QB Patrick Mahomes. This season, tickets at Arrowhead Stadium are among the most expensive on the secondary market.
Trey Smith signs rookie deal with Chiefs | 247sports
The first of two former Tennessee players selected in the 2021 NFL Draft last month has signed his rookie contract. The Kansas City Chiefs on Thursday announced they had signed their entire draft class, including offensive lineman Trey Smith, the two-time All-SEC selection for the Vols the defending AFC champions picked in the sixth round (226th overall). Smith was a projected third-round pick and a top-100 prospect in the draft, but slid due to concerns about his medical history after blood clots in his lungs threatened his football career during his sophomore season at Tennessee.
Kansas City Chiefs Trade for Former First-Round Cornerback Mike Hughes | si.com
The Kansas City Chiefs have added another competitor at cornerback by trading for former Minnesota Vikings first-round pick Mike Hughes.
Chiefs to sign former Marshall CB Jaylon McClain-Sapp | usatoday
It’s fairly common practice for the Chiefs to release a few players before rookie minicamp in order to clear the way for some undrafted free agent signings. We already had recorded eight instances of undrafted free agent additions following the 2021 NFL draft.
Chiefs announce 8 undrafted free agent signings ahead of rookie minicamp | usatoday
The Kansas City Chiefs have officially announced that they’ve signed eight undrafted free agents ahead of rookie minicamp.
Kansas City Chiefs Sign Entire 2021 Draft Class | si.com
The Kansas City Chiefs have signed their 2021 NFL Draft class, according to a tweet from the team, locking up their rookies to long-term deals.