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Kansas City Chiefs coach Andy Reid to wear face shield again in Week 2, try out defogging product – ESPN
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Kansas City Chiefs coach Andy Reid to wear face shield again in Week 2, try out defogging product – ESPN

6:23 AM ETAdam SchefterESPN Senior Writer Close ESPN NFL Insider Joined ESPN in 2009 Former president of the Pro Football Writers of America and the author of four booksChiefs coach Andy Reid on Sunday will wear the same face shield he wore for Kansas City’s regular-season opener.But Chiefs equipment manager Allen Wright has secured and…

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Kansas State Wildcats safety Wayne Jones carted off after hit to head – ESPN
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Kansas State Wildcats safety Wayne Jones carted off after hit to head – ESPN

6:02 PM ETTom VanHaarenESPN Staff Writer CloseESPN staff writerJoined ESPN in 2011Graduated from Central MichiganKansas State safety Wayne Jones was carted off the field and taken to a local hospital during Saturday’s home football game against Arkansas State, but tweeted afterwards that he walked out of the hospital.Jones, a sophomore safety from Owasso, Oklahoma, took…

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Sporting Kansas City Show: Amidst social strife, Peter Vermes gives insight on discussions with players – Sporting Kansas City
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Sporting Kansas City Show: Amidst social strife, Peter Vermes gives insight on discussions with players – Sporting Kansas City

A rare Friday edition of the Sporting Kansas City Show debuted on the eve of the club’s road match against the Colorado Rapids, serving as a preview for the Western Conference clash and a look back at an emotional week for professional sports and American society as a whole. Hosts Nate Bukaty, Carter Augustine and…

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Kansas City Chiefs CB Bashaud Breeland suspended for 4 games, per report – USA TODAY
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Kansas City Chiefs CB Bashaud Breeland suspended for 4 games, per report – USA TODAY

USA TODAY Published 11:47 a.m. ET Aug. 19, 2020 | Updated 12:54 p.m. ET Aug. 19, 2020CLOSE SportsPulse: They have the defending champs, a darling dark horse, Chucky and a ducky (in Justin Herbert). It’s the AFC West. Here’s how each team will or won’t get into the playoffs USA TODAYThe Kansas City Chiefs might…

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Kansas City Chiefs WR Sammy Watkins on accepting pay cut: ‘It was very important to stay here’ – USA TODAY
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Kansas City Chiefs WR Sammy Watkins on accepting pay cut: ‘It was very important to stay here’ – USA TODAY

Lorenzo Reyes, USA TODAY Published 3:47 p.m. ET Aug. 9, 2020 CLOSE SportsPulse: Common sense points to the Chiefs’ deal with Patrick Mahomes being a slam dunk. But as Ralphie Aversa details, history is not on Mahomes side when it comes to past decade long deals in the NFL. USA TODAYKansas City Chiefs wide receiver…

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What to make of the Kansas City Chiefs signing safety Tedric Thompson – Arrowhead Pride
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What to make of the Kansas City Chiefs signing safety Tedric Thompson – Arrowhead Pride

On the Wednesday edition of the AP Laboratory, we were recording as the news of safety Tedric Thompson signing with the Kansas City Chiefs was broken by Yahoo! Sports’ Terez Paylor. Will Juan Thornhill be ready? This was Matt Lane’s immediate thought when he heard the news of the Thompson signing. Juan Thornhill is the…

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Source: Kansas City Chiefs reach deal with veteran guard Kelechi Osemele – ESPN
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Source: Kansas City Chiefs reach deal with veteran guard Kelechi Osemele – ESPN

10:03 PM ETAdam TeicherESPN Staff Writer CloseCovered Chiefs for 20 seasons for Kansas City Star Joined ESPN in 2013Faced with the sudden loss of a second starting guard from last season’s Super Bowl, the Kansas City Chiefs moved to fill the void by agreeing to terms of a one-year contract with veteran Kelechi Osemele, a…

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Kansas wants NCAA to separate basketball, football infraction cases – ESPN
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Kansas wants NCAA to separate basketball, football infraction cases – ESPN

8:33 PM ETMark SchlabachESPN Senior Writer CloseSenior college football writer Author of seven books on college football Graduate of the University of GeorgiaKansas officials have asked the NCAA to separate infractions cases involving alleged rules violations in its men’s basketball and football programs.In its response to the NCAA Committee on Infractions’ referral to the Independent…

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Kansas Jayhawks | Official Athletics Site | Men’s Basketball – Kansas Jayhawks
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Kansas Jayhawks | Official Athletics Site | Men’s Basketball – Kansas Jayhawks

28-3 (17-1 Big 12) 2020 Big 12 Regular-Season Champion | No. 1 in final AP & Coaches Polls The nation’s consensus No. 1 team at season’s end, the 2019-20 KU men’s basketball team will go down as one of the best in the program’s storied history. Complete with the Big 12 Player of the Year,…

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No. 1 Kansas’ Bill Self ‘In Favor’ of Alternate Process to Name NCAA Champion – Bleacher Report
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No. 1 Kansas’ Bill Self ‘In Favor’ of Alternate Process to Name NCAA Champion – Bleacher Report

Ronald Martinez/Getty ImagesThe Kansas Jayhawks finished the 2019-20 NCAA men’s basketball season at No. 1 in the final AP and USA Today Coaches polls before the NCAA tournament was canceled as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. Head coach Bill Self would accept the national championship trophy should it be decided by how the regular season…

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No. 1 Kansas, No. 5 Baylor headline Big 12 tourney | News, Sports, Jobs – Marshalltown Times Republican
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No. 1 Kansas, No. 5 Baylor headline Big 12 tourney | News, Sports, Jobs – Marshalltown Times Republican

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Top-ranked Kansas hasn’t lost since Baylor stunned the Jayhawks in Allen Fieldhouse in January, that run of excellence driving coach Bill Self’s squad to another regular-season Big 12 title and the top seed in the conference tournament.Better not let that winning streak end any time soon. The Jayhawks (28-3) know all…

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Kansas’ Azubuike AP Big 12 player of year – fox4kc.com
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Kansas’ Azubuike AP Big 12 player of year – fox4kc.com

Kansas center Udoka Azubuike is The Associated Press Big 12 player of the year, with the 7-foot senior averaging a double-double for the regular season conference champion and top-ranked Jayhawks. Azubuike and Kansas sophomore guard Devon Dotson were the only unanimous picks for the AP All-Big 12 first team released Tuesday, and split all the votes for…

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Kansas’ Azubuike AP Big 12 player of year, Drew top coach – USA TODAY
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Kansas’ Azubuike AP Big 12 player of year, Drew top coach – USA TODAY

Kansas center Udoka Azubuike is The Associated Press Big 12 player of the year, with the 7-foot senior averaging a double-double for the regular season conference champion and top-ranked Jayhawks.Azubuike and Kansas sophomore guard Devon Dotson were the only unanimous picks for the AP All-Big 12 first team released Tuesday, and split all the votes…

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Kansas’ Azubuike is AP Big 12 player of year, Dotson a close second – FOXSports.com
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Kansas’ Azubuike is AP Big 12 player of year, Dotson a close second – FOXSports.com

Kansas center Udoka Azubuike is The Associated Press Big 12 player of the year, with the 7-foot senior averaging a double-double for the regular-season conference champion and top-ranked Jayhawks. Azubuike and Kansas sophomore guard Devon Dotson were the only unanimous picks for the AP All-Big 12 first team released Tuesday, and split all the votes for player…

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SportsBeat KC #161: Hoop madness has already started for Big 12 champion Kansas – Kansas City Star
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SportsBeat KC #161: Hoop madness has already started for Big 12 champion Kansas – Kansas City Star

Published on Mar 9, 2020Let’s see, over the past five days, Kansas announced its 307-page response to the NCAA Notice of Allegations, won at Texas Tech to capture the outright Big 12 championship, and had players honored by the conference, including center Udoka Azubuike as player of the year. Quite a stretch for the Jayhawks,…

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