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Biggest winners and losers from NFL preseason Week 1

The NFL preseason is already a quarter of the way through after Sunday’s action, and there’s plenty of stuff to digest looking ahead.For some, this first game provided the perfect platform from which to prove they belong in the NFL. For others, it showed just how far away they are from competing at the highest level.So who came out smelling like roses? Who stunk up the joint...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Patrick Mahomes’ first NFL pass showcased his cannon arm (VIDEO)

Patrick Mahomes will eventually be replacing Alex Smith, it’s really just a matter of when.Smith is a solid game manager, and rarely turns the football over, but the Chiefs now have more speed on offense, and they’ll eventually favor a quarterback with a strong arm that can make the offense more dynamic and less predictable.While Smith may avoid throwing downfield, Mahomes seems...
Via The Sports Daily
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Alex Smith: “I think we’ve grown and I think we’ve been pushing it

The Chiefs quarterbacks have worked together to improve this summer
Via Chiefs.com
8 days ago

Alex Smith: "I think we've grown and I think we've been pushing it"

The Chiefs quarterbacks have worked together to improve this summer
Via Chiefs.com
8 days ago

It’s quarterback contract silly season, starting with Derek Carr

The reports are in, and quarterback Derek Carr is set to become the NFL’s highest paid quarterback to the tune of a $125 million, five-year contract extension – $25 million a year for those doing the math at home.Of course, there can’t be a new contract, especially one that sets the standard for pay at the position, for a quarterback without there being a volley of takes fired...
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June 22, 2017  |  Discuss

Where's the ideal landing spot for the top QBs?

Circumstance has seen fit to bless this NFL off-season with an unusually large bounty of viable starting quarterbacks. The outset of free agency can be a whirlwind few days most years, but with the quarterback market so much in flux, this year the intrigue is more pronounced and the fate of several teams can be radically changed instantly.   Each team would obviously prefer to have...
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March 06, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Alex Smith is terrible at Pro Bowl dodgeball

You’d think an NFL quarterback would be really good at dodgeball.Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith might be an exception.Just watch this clip from the NFL Pro Bowl skills competition on Thursday: What kind of form is that? His awkward, sidearmed throw predictably bounced harmlessly off the ground.Come on, Alex Smith. Just throw the ball. Dodgeball isn’t third down.
Via The Sports Daily
January 26, 2017  |  Discuss

Alex Smith leaves game after second hit to head

Alex Smith left the Kansas City Chiefs’ game in Indianapolis on Sunday for the second time after taking a hit to the head. The second one looked even worse than the first. Smith had his head bounced off the playing surface at Lucas Oil Stadium in the third quarter like a basketball and left the game: Smith walked into the locker room after that brutal hit and was replaced by...
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 30, 2016  |  Discuss

Donte Whitner on Manziel: ‘We have a starting QB next year’

Johnny Manziel suffered through a miserable game passing the ball in Week 16 and made a big mistake at the end of the game against the Kansas City Chiefs. Not surprisingly the Cleveland Browns lost, 17-13. Manziel finished with just 136 passing yards on 13-of-32 attempts, failing to score through the air and turning the ball over with an interception. He also failed to get the team’s...
Via Sportsnaut
December 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Will Chiefs QB Alex Smith really throw the ball deep in 2015?

Is this the year Alex Smith finally shrugs off his short-passing tendencies and takes shots down the field? The Kansas City Chiefs quarterback has long been allergic to distributing the football to his receivers and has been the worst in the league at connecting on deep passes for years now. Scott Kacsmar of Football Outsiders—one of the best stat men in the business—has documented...
Via Sportsnaut
August 18, 2015  |  Discuss
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