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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 put Devey, Smith on IR amid flurry of roster moves
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs have placed offensive lineman Jordan Devey and linebacker Terrance Smith on injured reserve as part of a series of roster moves Tuesday.
The Chiefs also promoted center James Murray and tight end Deon Yelder to the 53-man roster and signed offensive tackle Pace Murphy and linebacker Raymond Davison to the practice squad.
Chiefs rule Ford, Smith out vs Bills; Revis could be active
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs linebackers Dee Ford and Terrance Smith have been ruled out for Sunday's game against Buffalo, while newly signed cornerback Darrelle Revis could be active for the first time this season.
Chiefs coach Andy Reid said after Friday's final practice that Revis, who signed a two-year deal on Wednesday, moved around well in practice. Reid said it was clear the seven-time Pro Bowl pick has been out for a while, but "he looked good moving around."
Cards’ Fitzgerald fined $24K for crackback block vs. Texans
NEW YORK (AP) — Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald was fined $24,309 by the NFL on Friday for an illegal crackback block against the Houston Texans last Sunday.
Fitzgerald was assessed a 15-yard penalty after Adrian Peterson was stopped for no gain on the play, which occurred midway through the first quarter of the Cardinals' 31-21 loss in Houston.
Broncos’ Kayvon Webster taken off field on cart after hit
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Broncos cornerback Kayvon Webster was taken from the field on a cart after getting hurt while covering a touchback in the second quarter Sunday night against the Chiefs.
Webster was running downfield when he was hit high by Chiefs linebacker Terrance Smith, snapping his head back. He lay motionless on the turf for several minutes as both teams were ordered to their sidelines and a stretcher was taken onto the field.
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 claim Sam Barrington, Bryan Witzmann off waivers
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs claimed linebacker Sam Barrington and offensive tackle Bryan Witzmann off waivers Sunday and made roster space for them by waiving linebacker Ramik Wilson and offensive lineman Jordan Devey.
Barrington had been with the Packers and Witzmann had been with the Cowboys.