7/14 Headlines: Chiefs Training Camp Roster Breakdown

Posted Jul 14, 2014

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Breaking down the Kansas City Chiefs training camp roster

Excerpt from The Kansas City Star

“The Chiefs will take 90 players to training camp, which starts July 20 when rookies and quarterbacks report to Missouri Western State University in St. Joseph, and really gets going with the first full-squad workout July 24. But the roster will shrink to 53 before the season opener Sept. 7 against the Titans at Arrowhead Stadium. Here’s a breakdown of the camp roster by position group…” READ MORE…

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New defensive lineman Vance Walker already feeling at home with the Chiefs

Excerpt from The Kansas City Star

“When Vance Walker spoke to Chiefs coach Andy Reid during free agency, one of his concerns — along with playing time and money, of course — was the personality of the locker room he’d be entering.

“He said, ‘It’s a good group of guys,’ ” Walker said.” READ MORE…

MSSU defensive coordinator is bound for Kansas City Chiefs training camp

Excerpt from KOAM CBS

“MSSU football assistant coach Rashad Watson was chosen to participate in the Bill Walsh NFL Minority Coaching Fellowship. For several weeks, Watson will observe the Chiefs' coaching team during training camp, offering him the opportunity to see the ins and outs of professional coaching.

Watson started loving football in 7th grade. Upon earning a scholarship to Alabama A&M, he started his football career. But he says it's been quite a journey from his college years to current coaching job, one that was not easy…” READ MORE…

AZF chief hosts guests for traditional ‘Ghabga’ dinner

Excerpt from The Gulf Times

“This year’s Ramadan activities brought an American football delegation to Aspire Zone in order to promote the sport in Qatar.

One of them was US National Football League (NFL) player Husain Abdulla of the Kansas City Chiefs, who was part of the team that taught children some American football skills at Aspire Dome earlier this week.” READ MORE…

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