Critics have been lining up to go after the NFL and Roger Goodell for supposed missteps – lopsided player penalties, anyone? Not to be left out, Federal Communication Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler said the agency will soon vote to “sack” the NFL’s longstanding blackout rule.
In a USA Today op-ed published Tuesday, Wheeler called the FCC’s 40-year-old rule nonsensical and added “We are blowing the whistle on this anti-fan practice.”
The NFL’s blackout policy was implemented in the ’70s and prevented games from being broadcast locally if the arenas weren’t sold out. It was a way to get more fans Read more…
By Darin Gantt
The Chiefs crammed a lot of names and a lot of money into one paragraph of a press release Tuesday. In addition to the previously reported addition of defensive tackle Kevin Vickerson, the Chiefs reinstated wide receiver Dwayne Bowe from the reserve/suspended list and promoted linebacker Jerry Franklin from the practice squad. The roster spots…
The Chiefs are adding some reinforcement to their defensive line. PFT’s Mike Florio reports the Chiefs have signed former Broncos defensive lineman Kevin Vickerson to a one-year contract. The addition of 31-year-old Vickerson comes one day after Chiefs defensive end Mike DeVito suffered a season-ending Achilles injury in the club’s loss to Tennessee. Vickerson (6-5,…
I am having no luck trying to find those mock turtlenecks Chiefs players wear in their individual player photos. Google searches yield nothing. Ebay has nothing. It’s almost as if they were never sold or not allowed to be.
Does anyone have a lead on where these could be purchased? Especially the older version that Derrick Thomas wore with the larger red CHIEFS letters?
Thank you for your time.
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By Josh Alper
The Chiefs wound up getting beaten by a healthy margin on Sunday, but they were either tied, winning or within one score until Kendall Wright’s touchdown gave the Titans a 17-3 lead with 10:26 to play in the third quarter. Given the nature of the game, it’s strange to see that Jamaal Charles got just…
Chiefs look like crap against a below average team on our home opener. Next is at Denver, at Miami, New England, and at San Fran. Anyone see us winning any of those games?? DJ and Devito are gone for the season so our defense will suffer greatly.
9-0 last year maybe 0-9 this one.
I dont know why I love this team. They disappoint me every year.
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