Chiefs news for November 24, 2021
Good morning AG! Today in history, Spencer Ware was born in 1991…
NFL Power Rankings, Week 12: Patriots rise, Bills fall as pecking order changes from top to bottom | nfl.com
As we approach December, the league is experiencing an unusual dearth of superpowers. This absence of a true upper class has created a bloated middle class that makes each week completely unpredictable. Consider this: Week 11 brought us yet another outright win for a double-digit underdog (Texans over Titans), while the top three teams in last week’s NFL Power Rankings all suffered losses.
WATCH: A Wholesome Video of Tyrann Mathieu Handing Out Turkeys for Thanksgiving | essentiallysports
Kansas City Chiefs Safety Tyrann Mathieu priorities Safety both on and off field. The KC Chiefs’ player is known to prioritise the welfare of the needy. His recent act of kindness just proved that once again.
Chiefs Reportedly Make Significant Special Teams Move | thespun
Per ESPN’s Adam Schefter, KC has signed long snapper James Winchester to a two-year contract extension. The extension is going to make him the highest-paid player at his position.
Despite Momentum, Chiefs’ Bye Week Came at a Perfect Time | SI.com
Coming out of the bye, Kansas City has three consecutive games against divisional opponents. Those contests are must-win games for the Chiefs, and being well-rested for them will be a major plus. They’ll also have an extra week to prepare for their first foe in that stretch: the Denver Broncos. When combining that with Andy Reid’s stellar track record the week after a bye, there’s a very solid chance his team will be looking at an 8-4 record after Week 13.
Maybe Tony is being to harsh on the Chiefs…
NFL Power Rankings: Chiefs Are Back on Top | si.com
But they have four losses—outrageous! You should stop reading right now and go do something else with your day. The funny thing about the Chiefs is that they’ve been the best team in football all year, it was just a matter of the fluky turnovers drying up, which they always do. But the fluky turnovers haven’t dried up—Sunday’s win featured a chase-down fumble and an interception that bounced off Travis Kelce’s hands—and they’re still on a four-game winning streak.
Week 13 Chiefs vs. Broncos Matchup Flexed to Sunday Night Football | si.com
The Kansas City Chiefs and Denver Broncos were originally supposed to square off at noon CST on Sunday, Dec. 5. The game is now being flexed to Sunday night, per Field Yates of ESPN.
Chiefs snap counts: Mecole Hardman plays fewest snaps of his career | yahoo
The Kansas City Chiefs played a practically even number of snaps on offense and defense during their game against the Dallas Cowboys in Week 11. It speaks to the defense’s ability to get the ball back to the offense. It also speaks to the offense extending drives, even if they came up short at times.