Chiefs news for July 21, 2021
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Chiefs Going All In To Win Super Bowl in 2021 | yahoo
With back-to-back Super Bowl appearances, the most talented quarterback in the NFL and a combined 26-6 record the last two years, it’s easy to assume the Kansas City Chiefs are by far the best team in the NFL.
4 reasons why Chiefs haven’t added a free agent pass rusher yet | usatoday
A player that the Kansas City Chiefs had some interest in signing in free agency has struck a free-agent deal with another team.
Melvin Ingram visited the Chiefs during the start of the 2021 free agency period back in March. His visit was productive, but the free agent pass-rusher left without signing a deal. With recent concerns surrounding Frank Clark’s arrests and 2021 season availability, Ingram had been mentioned as a potential option for the team. Now, he’ll be taking his talents to Pittsburgh, signing a one-year deal worth around $4 million on Monday.
So why haven’t the brass in Kansas City gone out and signed a free agent to shore up the pass rush? Here are a couple of reasons why the team is remaining patient:
Report: Kansas City Chiefs set to bring back defensive end Alex Okafor | kmbc.com
According to a report from Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Kansas City Chiefs are bringing back defensive end Alex Okafor.
Rapoport reported the new contract is a one-year deal that brings Okafor back to Arrowhead for his third season.