Kansas City Chiefs

The former Dallas Teaxans

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History of the Chiefs

Lamar Hunt founded the Kansas City Chiefs in 1960. They used to be the Dallas Texans until they where relocated to Kansas City. The Kansas City Chiefs won three league championships in 1962, 1966, and in 1969. In 1967 the Kansas City Chiefs played in the very first Super Bowl. In 1970 the Kansas City Chiefs joined the NFL (National Football League). Then soon after the Kansas City Chiefs joined the NFL they played in Super Bowl IV in 1970.

Great Players

The Kansas City Chiefs had many great players through the years. This year they had Jamaal Charles, Alex Smith, and Eric Berry. Those are not all the great players the Chiefs had this year. From 1993 to 1994 the Kansas City Chiefs had the great quarterback, Joe Montana. He had 480 completions, 6,027 yards, 29 touchdowns, and only 18 interceptions. In 1966 the Kansas City Chiefs had a really good corner back named Emitt Thomas. He played for 13 years. He had a total of 58 interceptions, 937 yards, and 5 touchdowns. Another great player is Priest Holmes. He played from 2001 to 2007. He had 5,170 yards rushing, 76 rushing touchdowns and 7 receiving touchdowns. The Kansas City Chiefs had a really good place kicker. He was Jan Stenerud. He made 201 field goals. His longest with the Kansas City Chiefs was 52 yards.

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Stats From 2013-2014

In the year 2013 to 2014 the Chiefs players had many great stats; Alex Smith with 308 completions out of his 508 attempts and having 3,113 yards, 23 touchdowns and 7 interceptions or Jamal Charles with 259 attempts ,1,287 yards, and 7 touchdowns. Alex Smith also ran a lot for the Chiefs. He had 431 yards and 1 touchdown this whole entire year. The Chiefs secondary running back had some playing time this year too. He had 242 yards with 4 touchdowns. The Chiefs had an awesome year receiving. Jamaal Charles had 693 receiving yards with 7 touchdowns. He wasn't the best because Dwayne Bowe was close behind him with 637 yards and 5 touchdowns. Dexter McCluster (the speedy return man) had 511 yards and 2 touchdowns receiving.The Chiefs defensive backs did great this year. Quintin Demps has 4 interceptions with 61 yards. Eric Berry 3 interceptions, 134 yards, and 2 touchdowns. Derrick Johnson had 107 total tackles, 95 of those where by himself. He also had 4.5 sacks. Eric Berry had 74 total tackles, 66 of those are solo tackles. He also has 3.5 sacks. Brandon Flowers had 68 total tackles, 63 solo tackles and 1 sack. Together the team has a total of 323 first downs and 5, 397 total yards on offense. They also have 52 touchdowns and 47 sacks.

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