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  Patrick Mahomes SIGNED.
Posted by: ChiefsChick23 - 07-20-2017, 05:12 PM - Forum: 65 Toss Power Trap - Replies (2)
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  New GM: Brett Veach
Posted by: ChiefsChick23 - 07-15-2017, 08:34 AM - Forum: 65 Toss Power Trap - Replies (3)

Nobody's talking about this? Wow.

https://www.arrowheadpride.com/2017/6/28...s-and-news

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  Chiefs Implement Season Long Game Pass
Posted by: NOLA - 07-06-2017, 09:12 AM - Forum: 65 Toss Power Trap - Replies (15)

http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/201...game-pass/

Quote:Chiefs implement season-long game pass

Posted by Mike Florio on July 5, 2017, 5:28 PM EDT

As teams try to fill stadiums in the days since the death of the shell-game threat known as the local TV blackout, creativity is becoming a requirement.

In Kansas City, the Chiefs have adopted a season-long game pass, which guarantees customers a ticket to each of the 10 preseason and regular-season games for a flat fee of $200.


“The limited number of seats available through the Bud Light Game Day Pass will be in select locations in the upper level of Arrowhead Stadium,” the Chiefs said in a press release. “Bud Light Game Day Passes are non-transferable and must be used by the purchaser.”


As noted by Daniel Kaplan of SportsBusiness Journal, the Jets are the only other NFL team to use these device for filling otherwise empty seats. At least 22 Major League Baseball teams use it.


The press release notes that traditional season-ticket packages remain available to Arrowhead Stadium at $380 for the full year, which entails a fixed seat and the ability to re-sell tickets to the various games. The broader message could be that the Chiefs are scrambling a bit to convince 76,416 people to pay to attend the various games of a team that has made it to the playoffs in three of the last four years but that he been bumping its head against the ceiling of the divisional round
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  What's Wrong With This Picture?
Posted by: NOLA - 06-26-2017, 10:56 AM - Forum: 65 Toss Power Trap - Replies (4)

[Image: ytwckswrtaspcgete5vr.jpg]
Actual novelty plate for sale in NFL shop.

EDIT: Well, it was.  Damn.

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  The Kansas City Chiefs Offseason Has Been Absolutely Baffling
Posted by: NOLA - 06-23-2017, 01:40 PM - Forum: 65 Toss Power Trap - No Replies

http://deadspin.com/the-kansas-city-chie...1796366191

The Kansas City Chiefs' Offseason Has Been Absolutely Baffling

Dom Cosentino


In a surprise move, the Chiefs fired general manager John Dorsey yesterday. The decision is odd enough on its own, considering Kansas City had made the playoffs in three of Dorsey’s four seasons, to say nothing of the late-June timing of it all. But that’s not even the weirdest part. Dorsey’s firing is the capstone of what has become a bizarro offseason in KC.


A quick recap:


  • Director of football operations Chris Ballard left to become the GM of the Colts. (January)

  • Running back Jamaal Charles was released. (February)

  • After playing last season on the franchise tag, safety Eric Berry signed a long-term deal with $29.8 million guaranteed. (March)

  • Chiefs sent the Bills two first-round picks and a third-rounder to move up 17 spots to draft quarterback Patrick Mahomes II. (April)

  • Salary cap guru Trip MacCracken and director of pro scouting Will Lewis were fired. (May)

  • Director of college scouting Marvin Adams left to become a national scout with the Bills. (May)

  • Wide receiver Jeremy Maclin was released; Maclin told reporters he found out via voicemail. (June)

  • Head coach Andy Reid got a contract extension. (June)

A team that runs through all of the above in a single offseason is likely not planning to shitcan its GM just one month before training camp, especially after spending that same offseason engaged in talks toward a contract extension with that same GM. What gives?

Nothing definitive has been reported, but a few theories have cropped up. Dorsey spent most of his professional career in the Packers’ scouting department, and some months back his name was floated as a possible future replacement for Packers GM Ted Thompson, though a subsequent report has indicated that may not be the case. Sam Mellinger of the Kansas City Star reported that Reid will not be getting full control like he had in Philadelphia. Mellinger also has a hunch that Reid—who had been hired a week before Dorsey back in 2013—didn’t necessarily give Dorsey a shove, but that he and others on the football ops side may have revealed enough to nudge owner Clark Hunt into making the call. Another Star reporter, Terez A. Paylor, reported that the scuttlebutt is that some sort of breakdown in contract extension talks—Dorsey had one year left on his deal—may have forced the issue.

The Chiefs hope to find Dorsey’s replacement before training camp, but the timing leaves them with few options. One in-house candidate has already emerged:

https://twitter.com/JasonLaCanfora/statu...tosize%3D1

Whoever gets the gig will inherit a situation that includes the eventual transition from quarterback Alex Smith to Mahomes, little financial flexibilityunder the cap, and no 2018 first-round draft pick. Everything seems to be just fine.

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  Dorsey released????
Posted by: mabbott - 06-22-2017, 03:21 PM - Forum: 65 Toss Power Trap - Replies (27)

I honestly don't understand this move at all why wouldn't we keep him this year even if they weren't going to sign him to an extension? Please help me understand this .

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  What The????? Fan survey
Posted by: Razorchief - 06-22-2017, 07:32 AM - Forum: 65 Toss Power Trap - Replies (6)

Some alleged institution of higher learning did this alleged study and got some alleged results. 

Chiefs fans are last?!?!

https://scholarblogs.emory.edu/esma/2016...thodology/

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  Nick Offerman Answers Woodworking Questions from Twitter
Posted by: NOLA - 06-14-2017, 10:52 AM - Forum: 65 Toss Power Trap - Replies (1)



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  Batmans Dead
Posted by: HG - 06-10-2017, 02:10 PM - Forum: 65 Toss Power Trap - Replies (2)

Damn.  Thanks for my childhood.  Rest in Peace Adam West.  You still had the best of all the Batmobiles.

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  All my Rowdy Friends are back
Posted by: HG - 06-05-2017, 02:44 PM - Forum: 65 Toss Power Trap - Replies (16)

Hank Wiliams Jr to be  doing the Monday Night intros again

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