1. Kansas City Chiefs: Is the Hole Too Deep? Not Yet, but Matt Cassel Has to Go

    The Kansas City Chiefs are a playoff-caliber team. The Chiefs have a productive offense and a good defense. Statistically, the team is one of the best in the AFC. The team leads the AFC in rushing...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rodney Lay about 2 years ago 811 reads 0 comments

  2. Kansas City Chiefs: A 3-3 Record at the Bye Is a Team Right on Track

    After an 0-2 start, there are a lot of disappointed Kansas City Chiefs fans. I am one of them. But not because of the 0-2 start. Two losses to begin the season is exactly what I expected...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rodney Lay about 2 years ago 1,019 reads 3 comments

  3. KC Chiefs Romeo Crennel: A Good Head Coach in Need of a Defensive Coordinator

    The Kansas City Chiefs ' defensive unit has been run over two weeks in a row. Seventy-five points allowed in two games. That's the worst in the NFL , alongside the New Orleans Saints who are also 0-2...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rodney Lay about 2 years ago 1,926 reads 5 comments

  4. Kansas City Chiefs: Does Matt Cassel Know He Plays in the NFL?

    I am a fan of Matt Cassel. Anyone who vaguely follows any of the articles I have written knows that I like Matt Cassel. I think that Cassel has the skills that are necessary to be a very good quarterback for the Chiefs as they build a playoff contender...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rodney Lay about 2 years ago 127 reads 13 comments

  5. Kansas City Chiefs: It Is Time to Produce a Winner

    I have argued for years that the Chiefs need to rebuild this team. Not by signing free agents, as this team has done throughout its history, but by drafting young, talented players and creating a winner from scratch...

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  6. Kansas City Chiefs: An Apology to Matt Cassel

    I did not see the softball game. I heard about it and then watched a video clip of 40,000 so-called fans booing Matt Cassel before he played in the All-Star celebrity softball ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rodney Lay about over 2 years ago 2,952 reads 46 comments

  7. Kansas City Chiefs: First Moves in the Chess Match of the NFL Offseason

    When the final gun sounds at the end of the Super Bowl, the season officially comes to an end. For the 2011 season, that happened 15 days ago on February 5th...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rodney Lay about over 2 years ago 905 reads 3 comments

  8. Kansas City Chiefs Fans: A Hope and a Prayer, or a Recurring Nightmare!

    It was 1971, and the Kansas City Chiefs were fielding one of the best teams in the history of the franchise. There were teams in past seasons that had racked up a better win/loss record, but no other team seemed as strong...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rodney Lay about over 2 years ago 1,067 reads 2 comments

  9. Kansas City Chiefs: Why Looking at Brian Daboll's Record Is a Mistake!

    The talk began as soon as the rumor started, and most of the talk has been negative. Beginning with Adam Schefter's tweet that the Kansas City Chiefs had hired Brian Daboll as ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rodney Lay about over 2 years ago 2,075 reads 9 comments

  10. Things Getting Dicey Between Peyton Manning and the Colts

    In an article posted in the Indianapolis Star by Bob Kravitz, Colts owner Jim Irsay is quoted as saying, " Peyton Manning is a politician." As Kravitz puts it, the situation is sadly "deteriorating...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rodney Lay about over 2 years ago 624 reads 3 comments

  11. Peyton Manning: The Road Forward for Manning and the Colts

    Peyton Manning and the Indianapolis Colts are at a crossroads. It doesn't happen too often in the NFL these days because of free agency, but Manning has played his entire fourteen-year career as a Colt...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rodney Lay about over 2 years ago 409 reads 0 comments

  12. Introducing the Next Great Denver Broncos Quarterback, Tim Tebow!

    There is a quality that all the great athletes share, in the NFL and in other sports. It is not something that can be taught or learned, but without this quality, greatness is not possible...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rodney Lay about over 2 years ago 2,248 reads 25 comments

  13. Is Anything More Boring Than a Patriots vs. Ravens Championship Game?

    There is going to be a family get-together Sunday. This has been in the works for several weeks now, and most of the usual suspects will be there...

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  14. Why the Kansas City Chiefs Should and Will Stick with Matt Cassel in 2012!

    In sports, and well, in life, when you are winning everyone is a hero. When you are losing everyone is a bum. That is especially true in the NFL . The fans and the media only see wins and losses and championships or the lack thereof...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rodney Lay about almost 3 years ago 1,275 reads 71 comments

  15. 5 Reasons the Kansas City Chiefs Will Take the AFC West in 2012

    The 2011 season is over for the Kansas City Chiefs , and thankfully so. The Chiefs had their share of misfortune in 2011. Attempting to analyze this past season is almost an effort in futility...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rodney Lay about almost 3 years ago 1,283 reads 22 comments

  16. Kansas City Chiefs: A Strange Season Indeed

    I remember watching the Kansas City Chiefs play the Green Bay Packers in the first Super Bowl, and I have been a fan of the Chiefs ever since...

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  17. Kansas City Chiefs' Coaching Carousel Continues, Todd Haley Gone!

    Well, here we go again. The ride in Kansas City continues to go around and around, and the result continues to be nausea. Todd Haley’s firing is not an answer to a problem...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rodney Lay about almost 3 years ago 333 reads 0 comments

  18. KC Chiefs: Undisciplined, Unprepared, and Coaching Without a Game Plan

    The second blow out game in a row has not ended, but it doesn't matter. It is easy to see, from any perspective, this team is not ready to play NFL football...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rodney Lay about 3 years ago 244 reads 0 comments

  19. NFL Picks Week 2

    In Week 1 I went against the consensus on some games, some would say, went out on a limb, and I paid the price. Some teams let me down, or maybe some teams just played down to their potential...

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  20. Are the Kansas City Chiefs in Trouble? What Does the Blowout Loss at Home Mean?

    The Kansas City Chiefs were playing at home. Officially, the Chiefs were favored to win by three or four points. The Chiefs finished 10-6 last year and hosted a wild card playoff game...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rodney Lay about 3 years ago 234 reads 0 comments

  21. NFL Predictions Week 1: The Results

    Atlanta at Chicago Prediction: Atlanta 21, Chicago 20 Atlanta is favored by two points in this game. I can't really argue with that call, but I don't think you go into another team's home field on opening day and expect an easy game...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rodney Lay about 3 years ago 146 reads 0 comments

  22. 2011 National Football League Game Predictions, Week 1

    So, here it is. My first set of predictions for all of the NFL games every week this season. Each week I will strive to have this ready and published before the first game, even if that first game is on Thursday...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rodney Lay about 3 years ago 252 reads 2 comments

  23. NFL Predictions Week 1: AFC West

    I have said it for years. Trying to predict the winners and losers in the NFL is a fool’s game. The so-called experts rarely get it right...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rodney Lay about 3 years ago 44 reads 0 comments

  24. Worst to First in the NFL: Sudden Improvement or Sudden Luck?

    In the 2010 season, the Chiefs joined an elite club. Well, elite might not be the correct word. How about unique! The Chiefs joined the worst-to-first club...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rodney Lay about 3 years ago 635 reads 1 comments

  25. Kansas City Chiefs and the Preseason: It Matters Not!

    The Kansas City Chiefs are now 0-3 this preseason. Gloom and Doom? Does the preseason performance of any NFL team tell what is ahead? Last year, the Chiefs were 0-3 in their first three preseason games...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Rodney Lay about 3 years ago 119 reads 0 comments