ChiefsCrowd.com – A Kansas City Chiefs Fansite

By Josh Alper

Over the course of the week, there are a lot of posts about the most prominent injured players but we know that you might not see all of them and that some others may fall through the cracks. As a result, we’ll comb through all the injury reports every Friday afternoon so that there’s one…
Read more…

By Michael David Smith

The Deacon Jones Award, which goes to the player who leads the NFL in sacks, is a three-man race. Kansas City’s Justin Houston leads the NFL with 18.0 sacks heading into Week 17. He’s followed closely by Houston’s J.J. Watt at 17.5, and Baltimore’s Elvis Dumervil at 17.0. One of them will almost certainly finish…
Read more…

By Josh Alper

The Chargers need a win at Arrowhead Stadium in order to return to the playoffs for the second straight season and they learned Friday that they won’t have to beat a Chiefs team quarterbacked by Alex Smith. Chiefs trainer Rick Burkholder announced that Smith has a lacerated spleen and will not play in Week 17,…
Read more…

By Mike Florio

It’s win and in for the Chargers at Kansas City on Sunday, and quarterback Philip Rivers apparently will be in for the effort to get the win in order to get in. Rivers, who said Wednesday he feels better than he did last week despite reportedly having a bulging disc (d-i-s-c) in his back, fully…
Read more…

By ctchiefsfan

Below is a link to an interesting piece. Seems Reid was in this same position back in 2008. Needing a bunch of help and a week 17 win at home to make the playoffs as a wildcard. Well….They got the help they needed and they won their final game….and that year they made it to the NFC Championship. Wonder if lightning will strike twice?

http://www.kcchiefs.com/news/article…f-ea1212f3b582
Read more…