| Dec 12, 2011
The Kansas City Chiefs have fired coach Todd Haley less than a year after he led the team to the AFC West division title. The injury-ravaged Chiefs dropped to 5-8 after Sunday's 37-10
loss the New York Jets. Defensive coordinator Romeo Crennel will...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 1:43 PM
(AP) Chiefs general manager Scott Pioli says he accepts responsibility for the lack of depth in the organization that has resulted in the lackluster performance on the field.
Pioli fired coach Todd Haley on Monday with the team in the midst of a 5-8...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 11:44 AM
Kyle Orton will start at quarterback for the Kansas City Chiefs against the Green Bay Packers on Sunday
unless an injured finger on his throwing hand prevents him from playing.
Interim coach Romeo Crennel said Wednesday that he made the change in an...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 12:56 PM
(AP) The Green Bay Packers' perfect season came to a crashing halt on Sunday against the beleaguered Kansas City Chiefs, who rallied behind interim coach Romeo Crennel and new quarterback Kyle Orton to a shocking 19-14 victory.
Orton finished 23 of...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 1:05 AM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Mike McCarthy never put a whole lot of stock in a perfect season, except as a means of gaining home-field advantage and setting the Green Bay Packers (13-1) up for another Super Bowl run.
Well, they still have a chance to earn home-...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 1:32 PM
Top 10 Sports Moments of 2011
Number 10, The 3rd time was a charm for the Catholic boys. The Irish capped an undefeated and record setting season with Southwest Missouri’s 1st boys state soccer title… The Lady Irish won their 2nd straight...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 5:01 AM
5th in a 10-part series
How dysfunctional are the Chicago Bears at wide receiver?
In two seasons under pass-happy Mike Martz, they couldn’t come up with a 1,000-yard receiver.
If that’s not a sign something is wrong, it ought to be. Martz,...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 3:32 PM
As the member of a family with deep roots in sports — including a few cousins who tried out for the NFL — Ashley Sims was familiar with witnessing feats of athleticism. But his eyes were opened when, as a 22-year-old junior defensive end at...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 6:47 AM
No matter the competition, Ben Roethlisberger wants to win.
Whether it is a double-elimination shuffleboard tournament, a makeshift game of basketball with balled-up tape and a garbage can inside the Steelers locker room or 18 holes of golf,...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 2:44 PM
The Pittsburgh Steelers turned Robert Griffin III into just another rookie quarterback.
The Steelers swarmed Washington's precocious star Sunday, keeping Griffin in check during a dominant 27-12 victory. Griffin completed just 16 of 34 passes for 177...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 4:35 PM
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers watched opponents panic when preparing for Robert Griffin III and vowed not to suffer the same identity crisis.
“We didn’t want to get too creative,” defensive end Brett Keisel said....