31st regular-season meeting between the teams that first met in 1970 with the merger of the AFL and NFL. The Chiefs have not won a game in Pittsburgh since the finale of the 1986 season, when they won 24-19 in a victory that sent K.C. to the playoffs for the first time in 15 seasons.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Chiefs listed Jamaal Charles as questionable for Sunday night's game at Pittsburgh, while fellow running back Charcandrick West has been ruled out with an ankle injury. Chiefs coach Andy Reid said Friday that how well Charles comes out of the final practice of the week would dictate whether he makes his season debut.
The Kansas City Chiefs are planning to have star running back Jamaal Charles available for the first time this season on Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers. After weeks of waiting, Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles is expected to make his season debut on Sunday night against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Kansas City Star Chiefs beat reporter Terez Paylor recaps the (humorous) comments of Chiefs head coach Andy Reid on Wednesday, Sept. 28, in preparation for Sunday night's game in Pittsburgh. Kansas City Chiefs coach Andy Reid spoke about Tyreek Hill's kick returns and the progress Reid is looking for from the speedy wide receiver.
PITTSBURGH -- Jordan Dangerfield and Vince Williams expect to start against the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday night, they each told PennLive.com. Artie Burns said he will feature as a first-choice outside cornerback in the Pittsburgh Steelers' nickel package, which it often begins drives with. Golden has been ruled out of facing the Kansas City Chiefs in Sunday's 8:30 p.m. kickoff.
Fans of the Pittsburgh Steelers were on cloud nine heading into their Week 3 matchup against the Philadelphia Eagles , and it didn't take long for the team, and their large fan base, to come crashing back down to earth as the Eagles dismantled Pittsburgh by a score of 34-3.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Opponents almost always know where to find Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters . Peters, who leads the NFL in interceptions with four, has lined up as the left corner on 162 of his 203 plays this season, according to ESPN Stats and Info. The Chiefs could decide to move Peters around the field on Sunday night to shadow Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown .
Chiefs receiver and kick returner Tyreek Hill reportedly ran a 4.24-second 40-yard dash at his pro day in March, which seems relevant every time he touches the ball these days. Through the first three games of his NFL career, Hill -- a stocky, blazing-fast 5-foot-10 rookie who was taken in the fifth round of this year's draft -- has easily been the fastest man on the field.
Cornerback Marcus Peters missed practice for the second straight day with the flu, and Phillip Gaines sat because of his knee. Gaines, who practiced in a limited fashion on Wednesday, played in the Chiefs' first three games after rehabbing a torn anterior cruciate ligament from last September. Outside linebacker Tamba Hali (knee/hand), offensive lineman Jah Reid (knee/ankle) and running back Charcandrick West (ankle) missed practice for the second straight day Thursday.
Kansas City Chiefs coach Andy Reid spoke about Tyreek Hill's kick returns and the progress Reid is looking for from the speedy wide receiver. After the Chiefs' 24-3 victory over the Jets on Sunday at Arrowhead Stadium, Kansas City Star sportswriters Terez Paylor, Sam Mellinger, Vahe Gregorian and Blair Kerkhoff discussed the game and answered your questions on Facebook Live.
The Chiefs have become one of the best teams in the NFL when it comes to red zone defense, a big reason why they're off to a 2-1 start . The Chiefs' red-zone touchdown rate of 23.1 percent is best in the NFL, just ahead of the New York Giants - a crucial mark considering only New Orleans and Oakland have allowed more red-zone scoring opportunities.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- On third-and-goal from the 2 in overtime of the season-opening game against the San Diego Chargers , Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith changed the play call to a personal favorite and one from his past. He called an option, not a zone-read but the good, old-fashioned kind like he ran frequently in college playing for Urban Meyer at Utah.