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Tuesday's NFL roster and injury news for Week 4
Philadelphia Eagles tight end Dallas Goedert has a very small fracture in his ankle that won't require surgery but is expected to keep him out at least a couple weeks. The Eagles placed him on injured reserve Tuesday.
Mahomes, Reid applaud stifling defense in Chiefs' win over Ravens
Some expected a shootout at M&T Bank Stadium. What they instead received was a reaffirmation of the Chiefs as the defending Super Bowl champions, thanks in large part to their defense.
What to watch for in Texans-Chiefs in 2020 NFL Kickoff Game
NFL football is back! A playoff rematch and a phenomenal matchup through and through kicks off the 2020 season, as Patrick Mahomes and the Super Bowl-champion Chiefs host the Houston Texans on Thursday night at 8:20 p.m. ET on NBC.
Chiefs' challenge: History says it will be difficult for K.C. to defend title
The Kansas City Chiefs make no secret about their desire to build a dynasty. But Jeffri Chadiha says they're about to face a harsh reality that comes with trying to repeat as Super Bowl champions: History is not on their side.
NFL Hot or Not: Joe Burrow hype, Derwin James despair
Marc Sessler dishes on what's hot -- and what's not -- in the NFL. The hype's building around Joe Burrow, while Derwin James suffered another crushing blow.
NFL's top nine defenses in 2020: Chargers, Bills, 49ers all loaded, but who's No. 1?
As we hurtle toward the 2020 NFL season, Adam Schein predicts which nine teams will boast the league's best defenses. Who earns the No. 1 spot: Derwin James' Chargers, Tre'Davious White's Bills or Nick Bosa's 49ers?
Travis Kelce on new deal: 'Guys want to keep building' winning culture in K.C.
Travis Kelce became the latest high-profile Chief to sign a long-term contract this offseason this week. The star tight end explained the mentality behind the deals Friday.
How can Chiefs keep paying players big money under salary cap?
How on the pandemic-wrecked, salary-capped earth are the Chiefs paying all these high-priced players? It's not the team doing aerobatics to fit their stars under the cap; it's the players.
Pats contenders despite attrition; Jamal Adams perfect for Seahawks
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks explains why the Patriots are still Super Bowl contenders despite all of the offseason attrition. Plus, an examination of Jamal Adams' fit in Seattle, Alex Smith's starting prospects in Washington and more.
Top 100 Players of 2020, Nos. 60-51: Todd Gurley makes list after up-and-down year
It's that time of year again, when NFL players cast their votes to identify the best in the league heading into the 2020 NFL season.
Chiefs' Chris Jones and Co. look to put D in dynasty
Down the stretch of a season that would culminate in the Chiefs' first Super Bowl title in 50 years, Kansas City led the NFL in scoring defense from Weeks 11-17, according to NFL Research. Will the Chris Jones and Tyrann Mathieu-led band be able to carry over its late-season surge into 2020?
Chris Jones 'had a feeling' deal would happen after Mahomes
Kansas City Chiefs defensive tackle Chris Jones told reporters Monday that he "had a feeling" that his contract would happen after Patrick Mahomes' signed his record deal.
The Chiefs just won another Super Bowl! Why Kansas City will repeat
On Tuesday, the Kansas City Chiefs locked up Pro Bowl DT Chris Jones on a four-year, $85 million contract with $60 million in total guarantees. And today, Adam Schein's locking up a guarantee of his own: The Chiefs are repeating as Super Bowl champions.
Franchise tag roundup: Who got a deal done ahead of deadline?
Very few of the players who received a franchise or transition tag have agreed to terms with their teams on new deals, and some players have yet to even sign their tag, in hopes of an 11th-hour agreement or a trade.
Chris Jones, Chiefs agree on four-year, $85 million contract
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports that the Kansas City Chiefs and star DT Chris Jones have agreed on a four-year, $85 million deal.
Long-term deadline draws near for franchised 14
The deadline for franchise-tagged players to work out long-term deals is now less than a week away as Wednesday at 4 p.m. ET draws near.
Chris Jones looking for $20M per year 'or I won't play'
Following a report from NFL Network's Mike Garafolo that Chiefs DT is looking for more than K.C. wants to give, Jones tweets about holding out.
Not much traction between Chris Jones, Chiefs on long-term deal
NFL Network's James Palmer reported Friday that there hasn't been much traction toward a long-term contract between franchise-tagged DT Chris Jones and the Kansas City Chiefs.
Unresolved storylines: Fates of Cam, Clowney; Chris Jones' tag
Where will Jadeveon Clowney play? Will things get more contentious between Chris Jones and the Chiefs? Judy Battista, Jeffri Chadiha, Michael Silver and Jim Trotter examine unresolved offseason storylines.
Chiefs, Chris Jones haven't discussed long-term deal since tag
It's been more than two months since the Chiefs placed the franchise tag on star DT Chris Jones. Ian Rapoport reports the two sides are no closer to a new deal.
How Browns can get OBJ going; where is Seahawks' pass rush?
Odell Beckham Jr. has been a non-factor for the Browns' offense. Brian Baldinger explains how Cleveland should utilize its star receiver and what two other teams can do to improve in Week 10.
NFL Week 10 game picks: 49ers beat Seahawks; Browns nip Bills
Will the Seahawks hand the 49ers their first loss of the season? Can the Vikings get back on track in Dallas? Do the Browns get off the mat? Gregg Rosenthal predicts every Week 10 game.
Chiefs defense 'took all 11' players to slow RB Cook
Facing the NFL's leading rusher, the Chiefs' defense had the challenging task of trying to stop Vikings RB Dalvin Cook. Derrick Nnadi said it took all 11 defenders to stop the prolific runner.
Patrick Mahomes (knee) held out of Vikings-Chiefs
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes has been officially ruled out for Sunday's game against the Vikings. Mahomes was listed as questionable after being limited in practice this week.
PFF 90 Club: Highest-graded players of Week 3
Every player with a PFF grade of 90+ in Week 3 of the NFL season
Chris Jones blindsides Lamar Jackson for dominant strip-sack before half
Kansas City Chiefs defensive tackle Chris Jones strip-sacks Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson and Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Ben Niemann recovers the fumble.
Chris Jones runs down Lamar Jackson for third-down strip-sack
Kansas City Chiefs defensive tackle Chris Jones sacks Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson.
Texans vs. Chiefs highlights | Week 1
Watch the highlights from the Week 1 matchup between the Houston Texans and the Kansas City Chiefs.
Big-money sack! Chris Jones ambushes Watson for takedown
Big-money sack! Kansas City Chiefs defensive tackle Chris Jones ambushes Watson for takedown.
'Top 100 Players of 2020': Chris Jones | No. 52
Fresh off a four-year, $85 million contract extension earlier this month, the Kansas City Chiefs defensive lineman earns his second straight "Top 100" selection.
Trotter: Chris Jones says Chiefs will bring 'five-plus' Super Bowls to K.C.
NFL Network's Jim Trotter reports that defensive tackle Chris Jones says the Chiefs will bring 'five-plus' Super Bowls to Kansas City.
Palmer: Mahomes sent key text to reassure Chris Jones after signing new deal
NFL Network's James Palmer reports Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes sent key text to reassure defensive tackle Chris Jones after signing new deal.
Garafolo: Why Chiefs retaining Chris Jones, Mahomes is 'huge'
The "Good Morning Football" crew discusses why the Kansas City Chiefs retaining DT Chris Jones is a big deal.
Pelissero: How Mahomes' deal left room for Chiefs to pay Chris Jones
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport and NFL Network's Tom Pelissero break down Kansas City Chiefs DT Chris Jones' new contract.
Garafolo: How Jones' tag situation differs from Bell's in 2018
NFL Network's Mike Garafolo explains how Kansas City Chiefs defensive tackle Chris Jones' franchise tag situation differs from running back Le'Veon Bell's in 2018.
Move the Sticks: Four teams with tough contract decisions for young stars
NFL Network's Bucky Brooks shares which teams have difficult contract decisions with young players.
Silver: I don't think Chris Jones will get traded
NFL Network's Michael Silver shares why he thinks Kansas City Chiefs defensive tackle Chris Jones won't be traded.
Rapoport: Where unsigned franchise tagged players stand currently
NFL Network insider Ian Rapoport shares the status of unsigned franchise tagged players.
Rapoport: Chiefs, Chris Jones have had 'no talks' since franchise tag
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports the latest on contract talks between the Kansas City Chiefs and defensive tackle Chris Jones.
McGinest ranks the top available pass rushers this offseason
NFL Network's Willie McGinest breaks down his top available pass rushers this offseason.
Chris Jones swats down Jimmy G's quick throw for key PBU
Kansas City Chiefs defensive tackle Chris Jones swats down Jimmy G's quick throw for key PBU.
Chris Jones highlights | 2019 season
Kansas City Chiefs defensive tackle Chris Jones highlights | 2019 season
DeAngelo Hall: Two players who've been key for the Chiefs' defensive turnaround
NFL Network's DeAngelo Hall breaks down film to show how defensive lineman Chris Jones and safety Tyrann Mathieu have been vital for the Kansas City Chiefs' turnaround on defense in 2019.
Chargers vs. Chiefs highlights | Week 17
Watch the highlights from the Week 17 matchup between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Los Angeles Chargers.
Chiefs stuff Gordon in red zone for fourth-down stop
Kansas City Chiefs defensive tackle Chris Jones stuffs Los Angeles Chargers running back Melvin Gordon III on fourth down.
Chiefs vs. Bears highlights | Week 16
Watch the Kansas City Chiefs vs. Chicago Bears highlights from Week 16 of the 2019 season.
Chiefs vs. Patriots highlights | Week 14
Watch the highlights from the Week 14 game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the New England Patriots.
Chiefs vs. Chargers highlights | Week 11
Watch the Kansas City Chiefs vs. Los Angeles Chargers highlights from Week 11 of the 2019 season.