ALEX SMITH RUMORS & GOSSIP
The Kansas City Chiefs are in a situation where they need to make their draft picks this year — the few of them that they have — count for something towards the future. While this has many fans thinking about defensive backs and wide receivers at the end of the first-round, beat writer Terez Paylor has another idea.
After the success of Alex Smith in 2013, Chiefs fans can rest...
Kansas City Chiefs general manager John Dorsey has acknowledged that they’re working on a long-term extension for quarterback Alex Smith.
#Chiefs GM John Dorsey said on conference call the contract extension talks with QB Alex Smith are ongoing. Offered no timetable.
— Herbie Teope (@HerbieTeope) March 18, 2014
I would expect Smith to get around $15-$18 million per year.
Kansas City Chiefs GM John Dorsey mentioned during a conference call Tuesday that contract talks with QB Alex Smith are ”ongoing,” per Herbie Teope.
Dorsey didn’t offer a timetable as to when a deal could be in place, but this isn’t the first time in recent months that Dorsey has mentioned that they were at least in contact with Smith’s reps.
In his first season with...
Alex Smith proved to the Chiefs that he can be the guy at quarterback, and now Smith and his team are in the early stages of a nice extension for the Pro Bowler.
General manager John Dorsey told reporters on a Tuesday conference call that negotiations to extend the quarterback’s contract are ongoing, according Herbie Teope of The Associated Press.
#Chiefs GM John Dorsey said...
Kansas City Chiefs: Offseason needsCoach Andy Reid and the Kansas City Chiefs look to build off a turnaround 2013 season.
The Kansas City Chiefs had some glaring holes needed to be filled in the second half of the 2013 season. The most noticeable spots to be filled, in my opinion, were at the wide receiver, cornerback, and linebacker positions. Although there is talent in these areas...
With each passing year, no pun intended, the National Football League becomes more and more of a quarterback-driven league. The day and age of teams running the football 40 times per game are a thing of the past, replaced by an era in which quarterbacks throwing 50 passes across four quarters of play is commonplace.
Thus, having the right guy under center is more important now than...
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Alex Smith is not the answer.
I’m sorry, he’s just not.
Smith gives you hope. He instills a belief in you that your team has a chance to win. And, if given the perfect situation, he can do just that.
He’s capable. But he’s not the answer.
Don’t believe me? Just take a look at the numbers.
Statistically, he’s as mediocre as a quarterback can possibly be. In 2013, statistically...
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