5 Players Who Might Find Themselves on Kansas City Chiefs' 2014 Practice Squad

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5 Players Who Might Find Themselves on Kansas City Chiefs' 2014 Practice Squad
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In football, the practice squad is professional purgatory.

Though 53 players will crack the Kansas City Chiefs' regular-season roster, only 46 will suit up on Sundays.

The remaining eight are left on an island of uncertainty. Paid interns who tormentingly twiddle their thumbs on game days, praying for opportunities but knowing the unemployment line is a stone's throw away.

But with names like Arian Foster and James Harrison still roaming NFL fields, "practice squad" is no longer the athletic stigma that it was once considered. If anything, it's more indicative of (in)experience than talent.

With preseason less than a month away, five names are primed for the Kansas City practice squad.

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