1. 2009 KC Chiefs: Patience Drives This Bus

    Hi y'all... Sorry for the sixty day hiatus, but to be honest with you - it's been so hard to gauge the purpose and intent of the decisions and moves of Scott Pioli and Todd Haley, I wasn't really sure how I felt about what was happening to our team...

    alton rex Written by alton rex about over 5 years ago 64 reads 0 comments

  2. Kansas City Chiefs Offensive Thoughts: Rude and Otherwise

    While it's no easy task deciphering the current state of affairs at One Arrowhead Drive, we've got five weeks or so until training camp...so here's my take on the current state of affairs with the Kansas City Chiefs offense...

    alton rex Written by alton rex about over 5 years ago 17 reads 6 comments

  3. The Razors Edge: Will The NFLPA and the NFL Cook the Golden Goose?

    The NFL is perched at the edge of the void; both the league and players association are posturing and snorting and raking their cloven hooves on the ground in a testosterone-fueled display of ill-advised risk taking...

    alton rex Written by alton rex about over 5 years ago 114 reads 0 comments

  4. Has Pat Bowlen Gone Around the Bend?

    With the news Brandon Marshall may be leaving the mile high city for greener pastures, Bronco fans have got to be asking themselves if their team owner has misplaced a few of his marbles. So the question is: Is Pat Bowlen NUTS? In a word ...

    alton rex Written by alton rex about over 5 years ago 1,375 reads 10 comments

  5. Kansas City Chiefs: The Changing of the Guard

    For those of you who haven't been paying too much attention to the offseason over at One Arrowhead Way, there's a new sheriff in town. And a new mayor, city manager, police chief, and dog catcher...

    alton rex Written by alton rex about over 5 years ago 554 reads 8 comments

  6. Michael Vick: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

    Micheal Vick's life is the essence of what's good and bad about modern America. Mostly, it's about the bad. It's good a boy can start out in life with nothing and find a path to untold wealth and success...

    alton rex Written by alton rex about over 5 years ago 276 reads 2 comments

  7. The Desert Wasteland of the NFL

    Chaco Canyon is an ancient and deeply spiritual place located in northwestern New Mexico. It contains the most impressive collection of ancient ruins north of the Rio Grande and is the ancestral home of the Pueblo Indians...

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  8. Kansas City Chiefs Draft: First Impressions

    In the immediate aftermath of the grueling two-day sojourn the NFL's Draft has become, it's difficult not to feel a bit like a kid on Christmas morning with a slew of shiny new playthings under the tree...

    alton rex Written by alton rex about over 5 years ago 1,276 reads 16 comments

  9. Chiefs GM Scott Pioli: The Guru Morphs Into the Enigma

    For several weeks, we Kansas City Chiefs fans have been on the edge of our seats, bristling with anticipation over what kind of draft magic our new GM Scott Pioli will conjure for us...

    alton rex Written by alton rex about over 5 years ago 522 reads 2 comments

  10. K.C. Chiefs: Pre-Draft Predictions AKA "A Shot in The Dark"

    OK, cue the Pink Panther theme music while I fumble and stumble through an entrance doing my best Inspector Clouseau impersonation. I'm going to go out on a limb here and say for sure K.C. will trade Tony Gonzalez...

    alton rex Written by alton rex about over 5 years ago 386 reads 8 comments

  11. Dorsey Possible Trade Rumors: Analysis

    There are some rumblings on the net about another big trade between Atlanta and KC involving KC's Glenn Dorsey. For those of you who don't remember, Dorsey is the behemoth DT out of LSU who KC took with the 5th pick in last years draft...

    alton rex Written by alton rex about over 5 years ago 1,726 reads 14 comments

  12. Say It Ain't So! Farewell Tony Gonzalez

    It's a hard day in Kansas City, both for the Chiefs and the fans. Tony Gonzalez—our unrelenting Tiger, our 'old reliable'—is leaving to play for the Atlanta Falcons. I'm going to miss him...

    alton rex Written by alton rex about over 5 years ago 185 reads 2 comments

  13. KC Chiefs Draft-Trades, Or "Eight More Days Is Going To Kill Me!"

    Has the stress of waiting and the endless speculation about what KC is going to do between now and the draft gotten to you yet? No? Well, you're a better man than I Gunga Din! I'm ...

    alton rex Written by alton rex about over 5 years ago 407 reads 10 comments

  14. Chiefs & Johnson Reach A Fork In The Road

    Well, I guess we've finally reached the big decision with Larry Johnson. Is it only a fork in the road, or is it the end of the road? The Chiefs won their case with the NFL's special master over LJ's guaranteed money...

    alton rex Written by alton rex about over 5 years ago 524 reads 9 comments

  15. Larry Johnson The Humble: Part Deux?

    Sooo... the latest news is Larry Johnson is "open" to remaining with the Chiefs. What could possibly be the source of this new-found contriteness, and the earnest, blue-collar, working class ...

    alton rex Written by alton rex about over 5 years ago 584 reads 6 comments

  16. It's Official: Jay Cutler Is a Wuss

    Cutler dropped the ball. Screwed the pooch. Wet the bed. A man pays you millions of dollars a year to play a kids game, and you're too petulant to answer your phone when that man's name shows up in your caller ID? Pathetic...

    alton rex Written by alton rex about over 5 years ago 928 reads 22 comments

  17. Fixing the Chiefs Offense: Running Backs and Linemen

    A friend of mine recently claimed new Kansas City Chiefs GM Scott Pioli's Rule No. 4 was: Never re-sign a running back to a big contract. Or something to that effect...

    alton rex Written by alton rex about almost 6 years ago 685 reads 19 comments

  18. Larry Johnson: Wasted Potential

    "Wasted Potential" —Lorenzo Anello, A Bronx Tale It's a poignant quote from Lorenzo in Chazz Palminteri's brilliant script featuring Robert De Niro and Palminteri together in De Niro's directorial debut...

    alton rex Written by alton rex about almost 6 years ago 836 reads 27 comments

  19. Major League Baseball: Has it Always Been Corrupt?

    In the heart of every sports fan is a kid. A kid who played one or more sports, or wanted to. A kid who dreamed of becoming part of the orchestrated ballet team sports can become when many souls act as a single organism...

    alton rex Written by alton rex about almost 6 years ago 1,073 reads 3 comments

  20. Kansas City Chiefs 2009: Players and Coaches and Stress Oh My!

    There is nothing more frustrating than this time of year for a fan of a NFL Team; there's no games, few articles of substance, and very little real information to pique a surge in a fan's blood pressure...

    alton rex Written by alton rex about almost 6 years ago 549 reads 6 comments

  21. Jay Cutler or Matt Cassel: Who Would You Want?

    So, if you were the GM/coach who would you want? The gunslinger with a 17-20 record to go along with his 37 interceptions and his pouty-face tantrum with his new coach, or the guy who was 11-5 with 21 TD's and 11 INT's to go along with his 89...

    alton rex Written by alton rex about almost 6 years ago 533 reads 30 comments

  22. Is It Even Possible To Give Jay Cutler Want He Wants?

    Let me get this straight...Denver's QB reportedly reacted to the recent firing of his QB Coach Jeremy Bates by demanding a trade...

    alton rex Written by alton rex about almost 6 years ago 319 reads 22 comments

  23. Todd Haley Was Right, 2-14 Is 2-14 and Brian Waters Should Know It.

    As much as I like and respect Brian Waters and his time in Kansas City, the recent episode with the new brain trust in KC doesn't serve him well in any way...

    alton rex Written by alton rex about almost 6 years ago 375 reads 10 comments

  24. Age-Old Fires Re-Kindled In The AFC West

    Well, well, well. There's still miles to go before we sleep but it's pretty plain the new faces running the shows for the Denver Broncos and Kansas City Chiefs are up for the gamesmanship required to play pro ball in the AFC West...

    alton rex Written by alton rex about almost 6 years ago 293 reads 0 comments