Chiefs to start Juan Thornhill over Daniel Sorensen at safety in hopes of reigniting defense
The Chiefs are in need of a spark on the defensive side of the ball. Beginning in Week 6 against Washington, Kansas City will look to shake up its DB room in hopes of refreshing what has been a stagnant defense. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport takes a look at the big change.
Chiefs' defensive disruption keys Week 1 win, promise for another Super Bowl run
It's important to understand what defense means to the Chiefs, who have generated so much magic with Patrick Mahomes that it's easy to forget the offense has only taken this team so far in the past. Jeffri Chadiha explains why Chris Jones and Co. are absolutely crucial to Kansas City.
NFL Preseason Week 2 winners and losers: Whose stock is rising? On the decline?
Did Teddy Bridgewater pull into the lead in the Broncos' QB race? Is Micah Parsons the new face of the Cowboys' defense? How did Justin Fields fare in his second pro outing? Gregg Rosenthal identifies the winners and losers of NFL Preseason Week 2.
2021 NFL training camps: 14 first-stringers who could lose starting jobs
Which veteran starters could find themselves in backup duty by the end of the month? Gregg Rosenthal identifies 14 players skating on thin ice in training camp.
Three things to watch in Super Bowl LV; plus Packers, Bills takeaways
Gregg Rosenthal lists three things to watch in Super Bowl LV, including the all-out approaches of Andy Reid and Bruce Arians. Plus, breakdowns of the Packers and Bills.
Chiefs' challenge: History says it will be difficult for K.C. to defend title
The Kansas City Chiefs make no secret about their desire to build a dynasty. But Jeffri Chadiha says they're about to face a harsh reality that comes with trying to repeat as Super Bowl champions: History is not on their side.
Tyrann Mathieu: Chiefs defense expects to pick up where it left off
The Kansas City Chiefs defense wasn't glamorized after a Super Bowl-winning season, but going into the 2020 season, Tyrann Mathieu sees his squad as one of the best in the NFL.
Wednesday's NFL training camp injury and roster news
Miles Sanders is among a slew of Eagles players dealing with injuries. Chris Hogan is officially a Jet. Keep track of the latest news and notes from NFL training camps.
The Chiefs just won another Super Bowl! Why Kansas City will repeat
On Tuesday, the Kansas City Chiefs locked up Pro Bowl DT Chris Jones on a four-year, $85 million contract with $60 million in total guarantees. And today, Adam Schein's locking up a guarantee of his own: The Chiefs are repeating as Super Bowl champions.
2019 NFL Divisional Round: X-factors for eight remaining teams
Will Jadeveon Clowney wreck the game? Can Tyrann Mathieu hold down the back end without Juan Thornhill? How healthy is Dee Ford? Cynthia Frelund identifies one analytics-based X-factor for each of the eight remaining teams.
Steve Spagnuolo's defensive overhaul has Chiefs in prime form
Defense used to be Kansas City's Achilles heel, but suddenly the Chiefs' OTHER unit is performing at a high level. James Palmer says Steve Spagnuolo's extreme makeover is bearing serious fruit at just the right time.
Top 25 NFL rookies of 2019: 49ers, Raiders dominate rankings
With the 2019 regular season in the books, Daniel Jeremiah reveals his final ranking of the NFL's top 25 rookies. Where do Kyler Murray and Gardner Minshew land on his end-of-year list?
NFL playoffs: One strength, area of concern for each AFC team
What kind of advantage does Deshaun Watson give the Texans? How might Tom Brady hold the Patriots back? Cynthia Frelund identifies strengths and weak spots of the AFC playoff teams.
Chiefs safety Juan Thornhill tore ACL, done for season
Kansas City Chiefs safety Juan Thornhill suffered a torn ACL in Sunday's win over the Los Angeles Chargers, coach Andy Reid told reporters.
What we learned from Sunday's Week 15 games
Julio Jones went off against San Francisco, Ezekiel Elliott ran over the Rams and Tre'Davious White led Buffalo to the postseason. Here's what we learned from Sunday's Week 15 games.
2019 NFL All-Rookie Team, defense: Nick Bosa's the clear DROY
Chris Wesseling reveals his All-Rookie Team picks on defense, with Defensive Rookie of the Year front-runner Nick Bosa leading the way. Who else makes the cut?
NFL Power Rankings, Week 14: Ravens supplant 49ers at No. 1
The 49ers' four-week reign in the No. 1 spot is over. Who claims the throne? And how far do the Patriots fall? Dan Hanzus updates his Power Rankings in the wake of Week 13.
Chiefs rout Raiders as revamped Kansas City defense shines
For years, the Chiefs' title hopes were dependent on an explosive offense leading the way. But as Kansas City rounds into form for the stretch run, it's the defense that is acting as the difference maker, Jeffri Chadiha writes.
NFL Week 10 game picks: 49ers beat Seahawks; Browns nip Bills
Will the Seahawks hand the 49ers their first loss of the season? Can the Vikings get back on track in Dallas? Do the Browns get off the mat? Gregg Rosenthal predicts every Week 10 game.
2019 NFL preseason: Each team's most promising rookie(s)
Which rookies are making the best first impressions? Chris Wesseling goes team by team and identifies rookies turning heads, including Giants QB Daniel Jones, Bears RB David Montgomery and Patriots DE Chase Winovich.
AFC West training camp preview: Star-studded race to the top
Can Joe Flacco make the most of his opportunity in Denver? Will Patrick Mahomes carry the Chiefs to glory? Are the Raiders ready to rush the passer again? What about the Chargers' title chances? Grant Gordon scopes out training camps in the AFC West.
Ten most talented teams in the NFL ahead of the 2019 season
Is there any roster more stacked than the Dallas Cowboys outfit headlined by running back Ezekiel Elliott? Gil Brandt examines the 10 most talented teams in the NFL.
Chiefs' top plays through quarter mark of 2021 season
Watch the Kansas City Chiefs best plays through the first four weeks of the 2021 season.
Most underrated players from Week 1 | Game Theory
Analytics guru Cynthia Frelund takes us through the most unexpected performances from the opening week of the NFL season.
Juan Thornhill's helmet forces key Nick Chubb fumble
Kansas City Chiefs safety Juan Thornhill's helmet forces Cleveland Browns running back Nick Chubb to cough up a key fumble.
Top plays of the week | Preseason Week 2
Watch the top plays of the week during Preseason Week 2 of the 2021 NFL season.
Chiefs vs. Cardinals highlights | Preseason Week 2
Watch highlights from the matchup between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Arizona Cardinals in Preseason Week 2.
Chiefs' top plays vs. Cardinals | Preseason Week 2
Watch Kansas City Chiefs' top plays vs. the Arizona Cardinals during Preseason Week 2.
Can't-Miss Play: Juan Thornhill takes flight on insane diving INT in end zone
Can't-Miss Play: Kansas City Chiefs safety Juan Thornhill takes flight on insane diving interception in the end zone.
Chiefs' best defensive plays from dominant win | Week 4
Watch the Kansas City Chiefs' best defensive plays from dominant win during Week 4 of the 2020 regular season.
Patriots vs. Chiefs highlights | Week 4
Watch the New England Patriots matchup against the Kansas City Chiefs during Week 4 of the 2020 regular season.
Juan Thornhill gets UP for top-shelf INT of Hoyer's errant throw
Kansas City Chiefs safety Juan Thornhill gets UP for top-shelf interception of New England Patriots quarterback Brian Hoyer's errant throw.
Best snow moments from Broncos vs. Chiefs | Week 15
Watch the best snow moments from the Denver Broncos vs. Kansas City Chiefs during Week 15.
Broncos vs. Chiefs highlights | Week 15
Watch the highlights of the Week 15 matchup between the Denver Broncos and the Kansas City Chiefs.
Palmer: Chiefs are Super Bowl contenders if defense stays dominant
NFL Network's James Palmer takes a deep dive into how the Kansas City Chiefs defense held the Oakland Raiders and quarterback Derek Carr under 10 points in Week 13.
Can't-Miss Play: Juan GONE! Thornhill's first NFL TD is 45-yard pick-six
Kansas City Chiefs safety Juan Thornhill makes the interception for a 45-yard touchdown.
Chiefs vs. Chargers highlights | Week 11
Watch the Kansas City Chiefs vs. Los Angeles Chargers highlights from Week 11 of the 2019 season.
Texans vs. Chiefs highlights | Week 6
Watch the highlights from the Week 6 game between the Houston Texans and the Kansas City Chiefs.