The Franchise Episode 12: The Playoff Push | Presented by GEHA
Jan 13, 2022
On this episode of The Franchise, we fight to secure seeding in the 2021 NFL Playoffs as the regular season comes to a close. We wrap up our home campaign against the Pittsburgh Steelers, then compete in two tough road trips against the Cincinnati Bengals and Denver Broncos. Tyrann Mathieu, Travis Kelce, Mecole Hardman, and Frank Clark reflect on the end of the season and The Athletic's Nate Taylor breaks down end-of-season seeding scenarios.
The Franchise Episode 11: Division Dominance | Presented by GEHA
Dec 23, 2021
Season 2, Episode 11: On this episode of The Franchise, we go to battle with two division foes in back to back weeks. As the team looks to host the Las Vegas Raiders and head on the road for Thursday Night Football against the Los Angeles Chargers. But before all of that, we catch up with the Head Coach of the Head Coach, Andy Reid's wife Tammy, as she gives us a lesson in Christmas baking. And finally, planning a trip for an NFL team is no easy task, and we can a behind the scenes look at how it all goes down.
The Franchise Episode 10: Giving and Taking | Presented by GEHA
Dec 09, 2021
Season 2, Episode 10: In this episode, we take a look back at the dominant defensive performance against the Dallas Cowboys before taking some time off during the bye week. We catch up with quarterback Patrick Mahomes at the 15 and the Mahomies annual gala. Then, we sit down with Head Coach Andy Reid to get his thoughts on the season thus far and his goals for the remaining six games. Orlando Brown Jr. gets an updated body scan for his Madden character and we take a look at what defensive back L'Jarius Sneed is doing to give back to the community with his work for My Cause My Cleats. And finally, we recap another big division victory over the Denver Broncos in primetime. Featuring "Swag Surfin'" by F.L.Y. (Fast Life Yungstaz) Ft. Easton
The Franchise Episode 9: Look Good, Play Good | Presented by GEHA
Nov 18, 2021
Season 2, Episode 9: In this episode, we sit down with Quarterback Patrick Mahomes to get his view on how the season has transpired thus far. Then, the team looks to get back to it's winning ways as they take on an Aaron Rodgers-less Green Bay Packers with a new addition in pass rusher Melvin Ingram. We hit the weight room with Strength & Conditioning Coach Barry Rubin to see how the team trains during the season. And finally, we head to Purple Label Luxury Barber Shop to see how the players get ready before heading to Las Vegas for a Sunday Night matchup with the Raiders.
The Franchise Episode 8: Finding Balance | Presented by GEHA
Nov 04, 2021
Season 2, Episode 8: Moving on from a hard loss to the Tennessee Titans, we head off the field with James Winchester and Demarcus Robinson's families as they take in everything Fall in Kansas City has to offer. Then, we honor former Chiefs great Tim Grunhard, who was a stalwart along the offensive line during the 1990s. Finally, we recap an exciting Monday night game at GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium as quarterback Patrick Mahomes was wired for sound.
The Franchise Episode 7: More Than Ready | Presented by GEHA
Oct 20, 2021
Season 2, Episode 7: In this episode of The Franchise, we move on from a toss loss against the Buffalo Bills and prepare for a matchup with the Washington Football Team. We meet up with rookie offensive lineman Trey Smith at the YMCA Challenger Fantasy Camp and catch up with running back Darrel Williams after being thrust into a starting role. Finally, we take a tour of defensive lineman Alex Okafor's closet as he packs for the trip to Washington.
The Franchise Episode 6: Block the Noise | Presented by GEHA
Oct 06, 2021
Season 2, Episode 6: Following the loss to the Los Angeles Chargers, we catch up with Safety Tyrann Mathieu during his weekly yoga and mindfulness session. Then, we head to Philadelphia to take on the Eagles and secure Head Coach Andy Reid's 100th victory with the Chiefs. And finally, we make a pit stop at Big Charlie's Saloon, Philly's most recognizable Chiefs bar.
The Franchise Episode 5: Back Again | Presented by GEHA
Sep 23, 2021
Season 2, Episode 5: On this episode of The Franchise, we relive the exciting return of fans to GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium in the thrilling victory over the Cleveland Browns. Then, we take a look at the week of work leading up to the game in Baltimore as we sit down with Offensive Coordinator Eric Bieniemy and Special Teams Coordinator and Assistant Head Coach Dave Toub. Finally, we head to Baltimore for a matchup with the Ravens.
The Franchise Episode 4: Stay Hungry | Presented by GEHA
Sep 08, 2021
Season 2, Episode 4: On this episode of The Franchise presented by GEHA, we sit down with Head Coach Andy Reid as we end the preseason at the newly christened GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium, with the Chiefs squaring off against the Minnesota Vikings. We take a tour of Juan Thornhill's jersey collection and recap how his long road to recovery is finally coming to an end. And we catch up with the newest addition to the 53 man roster, Jody Fortson as he details his journey to make the 2021 Kansas City Chiefs.
The Franchise Episode 3: Fire Up | Presented by GEHA
Aug 25, 2021
Season 2, Episode 3: On this episode of The Franchise presented by GEHA, we go on the field with Head Coach Andy Reid as the team concludes training camp in St. Joseph, we attempt to catch some fish with 2nd year punter Tommy Townsend, get up close with newly acquired running back Jerick McKinnon, and see what long snapper James Winchester has in store for the last days of Chiefs camp. Finally, we step into the booth with defensive lineman Khalen Saunders also known as Sir Bink$. And as the preseason kicks off we relive the best sights and sounds from the first two weeks of the preseason.
The Franchise Episode 2: To the Moon | Presented by GEHA
Aug 11, 2021
Season 2, Episode 2: With training camp now underway, we get a look at an Andy Reid led practice through the eyes of quarterback Patrick Mahomes. Then, we spend an off day at the lanes with 3rd year wide receiver and amateur bowler Mecole Hardman. Finally, we sit down with rookie linebacker Nick Bolton as he discusses how his first training camp is going and his hopes for his 1st season in the NFL.
The Franchise Episode 1: Down the Line | Presented by GEHA
Jul 28, 2021
Season 2, Episode 1: Following a devastating loss in Super Bowl 55, the Kansas City Chiefs look to reload an already talented roster. We travel up to St. Joseph, Missouri for Chiefs training camp with newly acquired offensive lineman Orlando Brown Jr. as he details how his short time with the retooled offensive line has gone. Then, we rip open some packs with 5th year Chiefs offensive lineman, and professional Twitch streamer, Andrew Wylie. And finally, we kick it off in St. Joe as Patrick Mahomes, Andy Reid and the rest of the Chiefs staff prepare to climb the mountain once again in hopes of a third straight Super Bowl appearance.
"The Franchise" presented by GEHA | Ep. 17: Super Bowl
Feb 19, 2020
This week, on "The Franchise" presented by GEHA, we relive the Chiefs historic run to their second Super Bowl victory in team history. Starting with a memorable opening night at Marlin's Park, we take you throughout the week in Miami, culminating with the eventual Super Bowl LIV comeback thriller, against the San Fransisco 49ers. Then, we relive the championship parade in the heart of downtown Kansas City, ending with an unforgettable rally on the steps of Union Station.
"The Franchise" presented by GEHA | Ep. 16: Championship Swagger
Jan 22, 2020
This week, on "The Franchise" presented by GEHA, we relive what would become a memorable playoff run for the Chiefs. During the Wildcard Weekend, we catch up with some of the Chiefs Kingdom's biggest supporters and what fuels their fandom. Then, we recap the Divisional Round matchup with the Houston Texans and the largest comeback in Franchise history. And, the Lamar Hunt Trophy finally returns home, with the Chiefs defeating the Tennessee Titans in the AFC Championship Game.
"The Franchise" presented by GEHA | Ep. 15: The Playoff Push
Jan 01, 2020
This week, on "The Franchise" presented by GEHA, the Chiefs head toward the playoffs as the regular season comes to a close. We relive the thriller in New England that saw the Chiefs clinch their fourth consecutive AFC West title and return home with a few members of the team. Then, we sit down with Quarterback Patrick Mahomes as he takes us through the snowy win over the Denver Broncos. And finally, we finish off the year strong, as we recap the final two games of the season and the path in which the Chiefs locked up the 2nd seed in a tight AFC Playoff race.
"The Franchise" presented by GEHA | Ep. 14: Recharge & Reload
Dec 04, 2019
This week, on "The Franchise" presented by GEHA, the Chiefs cross the border into Mexico for a showdown against the Los Angeles Chargers. But before the team hits the road, we catch up with offensive tackle Mitchell Schwartz, as he squares off with Chef Gordon Ramsay in a steak cook off at the grand opening of Ramsay's new restaurant. And for Cornerback Charvarius Ward, his journey to the NFL has been one paved with adversity. But through it all, he has persevered and found himself with a starting role in the Chiefs defense. And finally, we recap the season with head coach Andy Reid and return to Arrowhead Stadium to take on another divisional foe in the Oakland Raiders.
"The Franchise" presented by GEHA | Ep. 13: Attack Every Day
Nov 13, 2019
This week, on "The Franchise" presented by GEHA, we honor the men and women of the armed forces in the annual salute to service game against the Minnesota Vikings, and get a look into fullback Anthony Serman's passion for the military. Then, defensive lineman Emmanuel Ogbah takes his skills to the virtual field, while showing off his unique fashion sense. Finally, we revisit quarterback Patrick Mahomes' speedy return to the gridiron.
"The Franchise" presented by GEHA | Ep. 12: Next Man Up
Oct 30, 2019
This week, on "The Franchise" presented by GEHA (http://www.geha.com), we relive the dominate defensive performance in Denver, where the Chiefs defense got after Bronco quarterback Joe Flacco for nine sacks. With Patrick Mahomes sidelined for what could be several weeks, it's next man up for Kansas City, as backup quarterback Matt Moore looks to take the reins against Green Bay on Sunday Night Football. And, in a historic matchup against the Packers, we travel back to 1966 for the first ever AFL-NFL Championship game to find out where that history began.
"The Franchise" presented by GEHA | Ep. 11: Adversity
Oct 16, 2019
This week, on "The Franchise" presented by GEHA, running back LeSean McCoy has already transitioned seamlessly into the Chiefs backfield, but he has officially found a home in Kansas City. Adversity strikes the Chiefs Kingdom with back to back losses and we hear from the "Honey Badger", Tyrann Mathieu, about how the defense plans to turn it around. And finally, in times like these, it's best to reset the mind, and we take a short trip down memory lane with linebacker Damien Wilson, on where his journey to the NFL began.
"The Franchise" presented by GEHA | Ep. 10: Play to the Whistle
Oct 02, 2019
This week on The Franchise, presented by GEHA, we relive some of the best moments from the Chiefs 4-0 start to the 2019 season. Then we head off the field to catch up with Chiefs receivers' Demarcus Robinson and Mecole Hardman to talk about their hot start to the season and what it's like to play in one of the league's most explosive offenses. Finally we catch a ride into work with defensive lineman Chris Jones to get the inside scoop on "Sack Nation."
"The Franchise" presented by GEHA | Ep. 9: Kick It Off
Sep 18, 2019
This week on The Franchise, presented by GEHA, with roster cuts looming as the preseason comes to an end, we sit down with General Manager Brett Veach, for a behind the scenes look at how it all goes down. Then, we kick off the season in Jacksonville, as we relive a record setting day for Patrick Mahomes, Sammy Watkins and the Chiefs offense. Finally, tight end Travis Kelce was wired for sound against the Jaguars and takes us through the dominant offensive performance against Jacksonville's vaunted defense.
"The Franchise" presented by GEHA | Ep. 8: A Seat at the Table
Sep 04, 2019
This week on The Franchise, presented by GEHA, the team wraps up Training Camp at Missouri Western State University and heads to Pittsburgh for preseason game number 2. Then it's back to work at One Arrowhead Drive, as defensive end Frank Clark is wired for sound at practice. The 49ers come to town for preseason game three and the first real dress rehearsal for the Chiefs starters. Finally, we catch up with third year defensive end Tanoh Kpassagnon and his passion for art.
"The Franchise" presented by GEHA | Ep. 7: A Long Time Coming
Aug 21, 2019
This week on The Franchise presented by GEHA, we head to Canton to enshrine two Chiefs legends at the Pro Football Hall of Fame, travel to Monroe, Louisiana to Johnny Robinson's Boys Home, as we get a glimpse into the life and career of the former Chiefs great. Finally, we relive the sights and sounds of the start of the preseason with a win over the Cincinnati Bengals at Arrowhead Stadium.
"The Franchise" presented by GEHA | Ep. 6: Start Your Engines
Aug 07, 2019
This week on "The Franchise" presented by GEHA, the team packs its bags and heads to St. Joseph, Missouri to kick off the 2019 season at Chiefs Training Camp. We take to the skies with Demarcus Robinson, meet the newest addition to Khalen Saunders' family and take a victory lap with Anthony Sherman, as he arrives in St. Joe.
"The Franchise" presented by GEHA | Ep. 4: The Non-Season
Jul 10, 2019
In Episode four of "The Franchise" presented by GEHA, we take the "First Look" at the 2019 Chiefs roster, as the team takes the field for OTAs and Minicamp. Then, we go off the field with third-year wide receiver, Gehrig Dieter, to see how he's adjusting to the married life. And finally, we hit the diamond with a few Kansas City favorites at the Big Slick Celebrity Softball game.
"The Franchise" presented by GEHA | Ep. 3: Clear the Way
Jun 26, 2019
In Episode 3 of "The Franchise" presented by GEHA, Brett Veach and his staff wrap up the 2019 NFL Draft, while former Chiefs great, and Pro Football Hall of Famer, Will Shields, coaches up another young prospect in Kahlil McKenzie, and the Voice of the Chiefs, Mitch Holthus, gets the Kingdom excited for the start of Offseason Training Activities.
"The Franchise" presented by GEHA | Ep. 2: It Starts Here
Jun 12, 2019
Go behind the scenes of the team in the second installment of "The Franchise" presented by GEHA. Brett Veach and his staff evaluate potential draft picks, we travel to Florida State University with second-year DL Derrick Nnadi and go inside the Draft War Room as the newest Chiefs draftees are selected.
"The Franchise" presented by GEHA | Ep. 1: Be Great
May 28, 2019
Go behind the scenes of the team in the first installment of "The Franchise" presented by GEHA. Head Coach Andy Reid recaps the 2018 season, we travel to Orlando with the Chiefs Pro Bowlers, go inside a film session with General Manager Brett Veach, and welcome in new additions to The Kingdom.