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KANSAS CITY CHIEFS (13-5)
UNRESTRICTED FREE AGENTS: OLB Dee Ford (franchise tag), OLB Justin Houston, DT Allen Bailey, TE Demetrius Harris, FB Anthony Sherman, RB Spencer Ware, CB Orlando...
Chiefs could get Houston, Sorensen on field vs Cardinals
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs could be getting some much-needed help for their ailing, leaky defense when linebacker Justin Houston and safety Daniel Sorensen are expected to play against the Arizona Cardinals.
Houston has missed four straight games after hurting his hamstring, while Sorensen was added to the active roster this week after landing on injured reserve in training camp with a broken leg.
Chiefs put Duvernay-Tardif, Watts on IR, sign Zombo
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs placed right guard Laurent Duvernay-Tardif and safety Armani Watts on injured reserve Tuesday and signed outside linebacker Frank Zombo to provide depth at that depleted position.
Hardly the way to begin a week of preparation for a visit to New England.
Chiefs place linebacker Derrick Johnson on injured reserve
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs placed veteran linebacker Derrick Johnson on injured reserve Saturday after he ruptured his Achilles tendon last week, and elevated defensive lineman David King from the practice squad.
Kansas City plays the Tennessee Titans on Sunday.
Chiefs to tackle Titans running game without star linebacker
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs have a multitude of ways to replace Derrick Johnson in the middle of their run defense, whether it's Frank Zombo, D.J. Alexander or even injured linebacker Justin March-Lillard.
Replacing his leadership is a much bigger challenge.