Kansas City Chiefs
It was another disheartening Sunday for the St. Louis Rams — perhaps the most disappointing performance for the club since the season opening loss to Minnesota.
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St. Louis has 12 players listed with some type of ailment that could affect their ability to play Sunday, when the Rams travel to Arrowhead Stadium to take on the cross-state rival Kansas City Chiefs.
After the surprise news on Monday that 2011 third-round pick Austin Pettis had been cut, the Rams made several moves on Tuesday to fill the new open roster spot.
On Tuesday morning, the club promoted linebacker Marshall McFadden from the practice squad to the regular 53-man roster.
This Sunday, KC will meet the Rams with a 3-3 record, thanks in no small part to its offense, which ranks 20th overall in total yards (340.0 per game). But that doesn’t tell the whole story, as the Chiefs are the No. 1 rushing team in the AFC (third-best overall) with 140.3 rush yards per game.
An autopsy performed one year after Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher fatally shot his 22-year-old girlfriend and killed himself found signs of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the degenerative brain disease found in athletes and others with a history of repetitive brain injuries.
A Kansas Chiefs player was penalized after sliding to his knees in a Muslim prayer following an interception return for a touchdown, but he says it had nothing to do with his religion.
Running back Jamaal Charles has become a veritable workhorse for the Kansas City Chiefs, and it is not surprising since he’s one of the best backs in the entire NFL. With a new contract extension in place, the Chiefs hope for another great season out of Charles, and they’re likely going to get one.
Chiefs offensive lineman was a Rams draft pick in 2012