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More than $300,000 in donations emerge for victim of Britt Reid crash

On Thursday night, Chiefs outside linebacker coach Britt Reid crashed his truck into a pair of cars that had been pulled over to the side of the road. A five-year-old girl suffered serious injuries. A GoFundMe account has been established to raise money for the ongoing care of Ariel. To date, it has raised nearly […]

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Super Bowl LV drew a higher TV rating in Boston than in Tampa

Plenty of Patriots fans still love to watch Tom Brady. Via John Ourand of Sports Business Daily, the TV rating in Boston actually surpassed the TV rating in Tampa. According to Ourand, Boston generated a rating of 57.6, which means that 57.6 percent of all TVs in the market were turned to the game. In […]

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Buccaneers played the “nobody picked us to win” game

Some like to pooh-pooh the potency of potential motivation for pro football players. Time and again, it’s proven to be a very real dynamic. And it doesn’t have to be real. As Michael Jordan proved, embellished and/or fabricated motivation works, too. For the Buccaneers, the motivation was more embellished than fabricated. Still, the post-game noise […]

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Andy Reid on Eric Bieniemy’s contract: We’ll get that settled in the next week

The Chiefs’ season came to an end on Sunday with a 31-9 loss to the Buccaneers in Super Bowl LV and that means it is now time for them to move on to the business of the offseason. One of the first items on their list is sorting out the contract situation of offensive coordinator […]

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Britt Reid has had surgery since last week’s car crash

Chiefs outside linebackers coach Britt Reid was not at Super Bowl LV because he was in a car crash in Kansas City on Thursday night that sent him and two children to the hospital. The exact nature of Reid’s injuries are unknown, but Chiefs head coach Andy Reid said on Monday that his son has […]

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Bruce Arians: Mike Evans has offered to give up money to keep team together

NFL players routinely restructure contracts to create salary cap space. In most cases, the player gets the same amount of money; cap space is created when base salary becomes signing bonus. In other cases, the team squeezes the player to take less, under a subtle (or not) threat that refusal will result in termination. Then […]

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Andy Reid on Chiefs OL: I don’t think the outlook is bleak

Kansas City had some clear problems with pass protection in Super Bowl LV, with Patrick Mahomes having to scramble for nearly 500 yards before throwing or getting sacked. Part of that stemmed from the Chiefs playing a backup left tackle and their third right tackle. Part of it was scheme, as via Daniel Jeremiah of […]