Chiefs news for September 21, 2022
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Today in Chiefs history, Demarcus Robinson was born in 1994. Also, in 1982, a 57-day player strike began.
King Charles V died on this day in 1558, and in 2004, the Green Day released its album American Idiot.
Chiefs Fans Erupt Following News of Lengthy Willie Gay Suspension | Heavy
NFL Network insider Tom Pelissero was one of the first to report on the story. “The NFL has suspended Chiefs LB Willie Gay for the next four games, per the wire,” he informed. “Willie Gay’s suspension stems from a January arrest for misdemeanor property damage after an argument with the mother of his son. He agreed to a pre-trial diversion program in June.”
Chiefs TE Travis Kelce attended ‘Monday Night Football’ to support brother | Chiefswire
Travis got an opportunity to get out to watch the Philadelphia Eagles take on the Minnesota Vikings on “Monday Night Football” thanks to the Chiefs playing on “Thursday Night Football” the week prior. Why was he out there watching the Eagles and Vikings? To support his brother, Jason Kelce, who is the longtime center in Philly.
Reviewing Chiefs LB depth following Willie Gay Jr.’s suspension | Chiefswire
The NFL issued a four-game suspension for Gay Jr. for violating the league’s personal conduct policy. The violation stems from his January arrest last season. Gay Jr. will not be appealing the suspension either. That means the team will need to find a replacement in the meantime while Gay Jr. serves his four-game suspension.
Trey Smith latest member of Chiefs to join KC Pioneers | Chiefswire
The Kansas City Pioneers have added another member of the Kansas City Chiefs to their roster of ambassadors and influencers. Trey Smith officially announced on Tuesday via a video on his Twitter account that he’d be joining the Pioneers esports organization.
Chiefs open as favorites over Colts in Week 3 | Chiefswire
For the third consecutive week, the Kansas City Chiefs will enter their game as favorites to win. It also marks the second time this season they’re favored to win a game on the road. This time it comes against an AFC South team that is still searching for its first win of the season — the Indianapolis Colts.
Former Chiefs players among 129 modern-era nominees for 2023 Hall of Fame class | Chiefswire
Here’s a look at the latest crop of former Chiefs players who have been nominated for enshrinement into the Pro Football Hall of Fame:
Chiefs special teams film review, Week 2 | Chiefswire
The Kansas City Chiefs had five more special teams snaps in Week 2 than they did in Week 1, yet the action in that phase was sparse overall in the win over the Los Angeles Chargers compared to the previous week.