The Vault Keeper’s Pick Six for Week 3
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The Vault Keeper’s Pick Six for Week 3

“Six upcoming games that are of the utmost interest – TO ME.”

1. CHIEFS AT SAINTS

When you use the phrase, “the proud tradition of the Saints,” you are basically talking about the … MORE ►

Tales from the Vault: Birth of the Knocks
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Tales from the Vault: Birth of the Knocks

With the seventh season of HARD KNOCKS premiering tonight, The Vault Keeper undertakes an expedition into the darker recesses of the NFL Films vault in search of the possible origins of the popular HBO training MORE ►

This Date in Football: Happy Birthday, Trent Green
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This Date in Football: Happy Birthday, Trent Green

Born on this date in football, July 9, 1970, Trent Green is a shining example of how perseverance can pay off.  Big.  Green was an 8th round draft pick of San Diego in 1993.  … MORE ►

This Day in Football: Happy Bell-ated Birthday, Bobby Bell!
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This Day in Football: Happy Bell-ated Birthday, Bobby Bell!

Though underrated, the Chiefs defense of the 1960s may be among the most dominant in NFL history, and Bobby Bell, HOF ’83, was a huge reason why.  As a linebacker and defensive end, he was … MORE ►

Draft Countdown: Kansas City Chiefs
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Draft Countdown: Kansas City Chiefs

Our countdown to the NFL Draft continues with a look back at some 2011 highlights of players drafted by and starring for the Kansas City Chiefs:

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Top 100: Dwayne Bowe
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Top 100: Dwayne Bowe

After Dwayne Bowe recorded career highs in receiving yards (1,162) and touchdowns (15), the NFL players ranked him number 45 on the  countdown of the Top 100 Players of 2011.  This past season, Bowe ranked … MORE ►

Films Encore: Chief Montanta
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Films Encore: Chief Montanta

With the Colts’ release of Peyton Manning today, we’re looking back at other iconic quarterbacks who made a late career jersey change.  First up is Joe Montana, who after 14 seasons in San Francisco was … MORE ►

This Day in Football: February 8
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This Day in Football: February 8

On this day in 2000, Hall-of-Famer and former Chiefs linebacker Derrick Thomas died from injuries sustained in a car accident. Thomas was one of the premiere pass-rushers in the history of the NFL, and was … MORE ►

This Day in Football: January 15
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This Day in Football: January 15

On this day in 1967, the inaugural Super Bowl game was played. Vince Lombardi’s Packers defeated Hank Stram’s Chiefs, 35-10, to win their first Super Bowl title.

The Packers’ Bart Starr squared off against the … MORE ►

Cosell’s Watching: Raiders Curry & Branch Jump off the Film
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Cosell’s Watching: Raiders Curry & Branch Jump off the Film

NFL Matchup’s Executive Producer shares notes from his study of Week 16 coaching tape: the Raiders defense vs. the Chiefs offense.

  • Raiders defense not very strong up the middle, McClain an average MLB and Giordano

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