One Atlanta Falcon who isn’t taking this storybook Super Bowl run for granted is starting right tackle Ryan Schraeder.
After all, it wasn’t that long ago when Schraeder was fresh out of Maize High School and living a football-less existence while working at a meatpacking plant in Wichita.
Kansas Citians love their sport on TV. The Royals, Chiefs and Kansas basketball did especially well in local ratings in 2016, but so did some other events like the Summer Olympics. Does KC overachieve nationally when it comes to its TV sports interests?
Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce was unhappy with a holding call that negated the game-tying two-point conversion during the closing minutes of Sunday's 18–16 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers in the AFC Divisional playoffs at Arrowhead Stadium.
Kansas City Chiefs president Mark Donovan explained the NFL's decision to move the kickoff for Sunday's Chiefs-Pittsburgh Steelers AFC Divisional playoff game to 7:20 p.m. from 12:05 p.m. because of the ice storm in the forecast this weekend.
After the Pittsburgh Steelers beat Miami 30-12 to reverse loss to Dolphins in regular season, coach Mike Tomlin said previous meeting had no bearing on Sunday's game. He feels same way about a rematch with Chiefs after Steelers dominated them in October.