Chiefs' defensive disruption keys Week 1 win, promise for another Super Bowl run
It's important to understand what defense means to the Chiefs, who have generated so much magic with Patrick Mahomes that it's easy to forget the offense has only taken this team so far in the past. Jeffri Chadiha explains why Chris Jones and Co. are absolutely crucial to Kansas City.
The First Read, Week 1: 'Now or never' for Ravens? Plus, Chiefs' top challenger, MVP watch
Are Lamar Jackson and the Ravens running out of time as an AFC power? Jeffri Chadiha tackles that question and more in his First Read ahead of Week 1 of the 2021 NFL season.
2021 NFL season award predictions: Who'll win MVP, Defensive Player of the Year, Rookie of the Year?
Who is poised to nab NFL MVP? How about Defensive Player of the Year? And which rookies will take home the hardware? As we head into the 2021 season, NFL.com analysts predict every award winner.
Top 5 Defensive Player of the Year sleepers; Broncos playoff-bound with Teddy Bridgewater as QB1?
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks identifies five sleepers for this year's Defensive Player of the Year award. Plus, how far can the Broncos go with Teddy Bridgewater as their QB1 and is the Jaguars' uninspiring preseason cause for concern?
2021 NFL Preseason, Week 3: 1 thing to watch for from all 32 teams
Will it be Cam Newton or Mac Jones who shines brightest for the Patriots against the Giants on Sunday? Chase Goodbread spotlights one thing to watch for from all 32 teams in preseason Week 3.
2021 NFL season preview: Ranking all eight divisions
Jeffri Chadiha ranks all eight divisions entering the 2021 NFL season. Can any other quartet hang with the ultra-competitive NFC West? Are the AFC North's Browns ready to challenge the AFC West's Chiefs for conference supremacy?
NFL Preseason Week 2 winners and losers: Whose stock is rising? On the decline?
Did Teddy Bridgewater pull into the lead in the Broncos' QB race? Is Micah Parsons the new face of the Cowboys' defense? How did Justin Fields fare in his second pro outing? Gregg Rosenthal identifies the winners and losers of NFL Preseason Week 2.
Top 100 Players of 2021, Nos. 40-31: Kyler Murray, Darren Waller surge up list
It's that time of year again, when NFL players cast their votes to identify the best in the league heading into the 2021 NFL season.
Top five pass-rushing duos in the NFL; plus, is Dwayne Haskins the Steelers' QB1 of the future?
Which teams boast the top pass-rushing tandems in the NFL? Do the Steelers have the successor to Ben Roethlisberger on their roster? Bucky Brooks explores those topics and more in this edition of the Scout's Notebook.
State of the 2021 Kansas City Chiefs: Lombardi or bust for Andy Reid, Patrick Mahomes and Co.
Are the Kansas City Chiefs poised to end a third straight season on Super Bowl Sunday? Will Andy Reid and Patrick Mahomes hoist the Lombardi Trophy once again? Adam Rank explores the state of the franchise.
Chiefs plan to use DT Chris Jones as edge rusher in 2021
Defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo said the plan is to get defensive tackle Chris Jones some snaps at defensive end in 2021 to exploit matchups.
The best NFL team money can buy! Building the ultimate 53-man roster under the 2021 salary cap
What is the best possible team money could buy in 2021? NFL Media researcher Anthony Holzman-Escareno builds the ultimate 53-man roster while remaining under this year's $182.5 million salary cap.
Chiefs restructuring contracts of Patrick Mahomes, Travis Kelce, Chris Jones
Big-money players across the NFL continue to restructure their contracts to open up salary-cap space ahead of the new league year, which opens on March 17. Three Chiefs stars will join that group.
Redrafting the 2016 NFL Draft: Rams take Dak Prescott No. 1 overall
With the benefit of five years' hindsight, Adam Rank redrafts the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft. Which original fourth-round pick jumps all the way up to No. 1 overall?
Andy Reid on Chiefs' 'uncharacteristic' penalties in Super Bowl loss: 'It's too bad it happened today'
Kansas City was flagged eight times for 95 yards in the first two quarters of play, the most penalty yards against any team in the first half of a game this season, per NFL Research.
Super Bowl LV: Five lessons to take from Chiefs, Buccaneers
What can the rest of the NFL learn from the Bucs' and Chiefs' path to Super Bowl LV? Bucky Brooks breaks down five main lessons from both teams.
Chiefs DL Chris Jones on going for repeat: 'This is the reason you play the game. I want to retire with like six or seven rings'
The Chiefs are looking to become the first team to repeat as Super Bowl champions since the Patriots in 2003-04 and the ninth all-time. Chris Jones certainly doesn't want to stop at two Super Bowl wins, but he most certainly realizes how important and improbable another triumph would be.
NFL Championship Sunday winners and losers: What was Matt LaFleur thinking?
The beat goes on for Patrick Mahomes and Tom Brady, but what on earth was Matt LaFleur thinking? In this edition of the Schein Nine, Adam Schein spotlights the winners and losers from Championship Sunday.
Championship Sunday: 16 things to watch in NFC, AFC title games
How will Josh Allen's Bills and Andy Reid's Chiefs counter each other? Is there any better matchup than Aaron Rodgers vs. Tom Brady? Gregg Rosenthal lists 16 things to watch on Championship Sunday.
NFL reveals complete AFC, NFC rosters for 2021 Pro Bowl
Patrick Mahomes and Aaron Rodgers highlight the rosters for the 2021 Pro Bowl. Check out the complete AFC and NFC rosters.
Ranking NFL teams most likely to win Super Bowl LV
Who are the true Super Bowl contenders? With the 2020 NFL regular season winding down, Adam Schein ranks the nine teams most likely to hoist the Lombardi Trophy on the evening of Feb. 7 in Tampa, Florida.
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.
Chris Jones uproots Baker Mayfield for massive third-down sack
Kansas City Chiefs defensive lineman Chris Jones uproots Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield for a massive third-down sack.
'Top 100 Players of 2021': Chris Jones | No. 34
Kansas City Chiefs defensive lineman Chris Jones has been voted as the No. 34 player in the NFL on the "Top 100 Players of 2021" rankings.
Chiefs vs. Cardinals highlights | Preseason Week 2
Watch highlights from the matchup between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Arizona Cardinals in Preseason Week 2.
Chiefs' top plays vs. Cardinals | Preseason Week 2
Watch Kansas City Chiefs' top plays vs. the Arizona Cardinals during Preseason Week 2.
Chris Jones downs Kyler Murray for major loss on sack
Kansas City Chiefs defensive lineman Chris Jones downs Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray for major loss on sack.
Chiefs' top plays vs. 49ers | Preseason Week 1
Watch the Kansas City Chiefs' top plays vs. the San Francisco 49ers during Preseason Week 1 of the 2021 NFL season.
Chiefs envelop Trey Lance for big third-down sack
Kansas City Chiefs envelop San Francisco 49ers quarterback Trey Lance for big third-down sack.
Chris Jones shares expectations for Chiefs' defense in 2021
Kansas City Chiefs defensive tackle Chris Jones shares expectations for Chiefs' defense in 2021.
LaDainian Tomlinson reveals Chiefs defender who'll 'be huge' vs. Bucs
NFL Network's LaDainian Tomlinson reveals the Kansas City Chiefs defender who'll 'be huge' vs. the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Top 10 Chris Jones plays | 2020 regular season
See a countdown of the 10 best highlight plays made by defensive tackle Chris Jones for the Kansas City Chiefs in the 2020 regular season.
'GMFB' awards game balls for Championship Sunday
The "Good Morning Football" crew awards game balls for top performers of Championship Sunday.
PFF 90 Club: Highest-graded players of Week 16
Every player with a Pro Football Focus grade of at least 90 in Week 16
Falcons vs. Chiefs highlights | Week 16
Watch the game highlights from the Week 16 matchup between the Atlanta Falcons and the Kansas City Chiefs.
Introducing 2021 Pro Bowl defensive linemen for AFC, NFC
Introducing the 2021 Pro Bowl defensive linemen for AFC and NFC.
Chiefs vs. Dolphins highlights | Week 14
Watch the full game highlights of the Week 14 matchup between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Miami Dolphins.
Chris Jones, Chiefs collapse pocket on Tua Tagovailoa for safety
Kansas City Chiefs defensive tackle Chris Jones sacks Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa for a safety.
David Carr: Chiefs will beat Bucs 42-21 in Week 12
NFL Network's Michael Robinson, David Carr and MJ Acosta-Ruiz share their game picks and score predictions for the Kansas City Chiefs vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers matchup featuring quarterbacks Patrick Mahomes and Tom Brady in Week 12.
Chiefs' best defensive plays from dominant win | Week 7
Take a look at the Kansas City Chiefs defensive highlights from the team's Week 7 win against the Denver Broncos.
Chris Jones plants Drew Lock for massive sack
Kansas City Chiefs defensive tackle Chris Jones plants Denver Broncos quarterback Drew Lock for a massive sack in Week 7.
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.