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Alex Smith has lacerated spleen

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Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith will not play Sunday against the San Diego Chargers because he has a lacerated spleen.  Backup Chase Daniel will start in his place. Smith suffered the injury during last week’s game against the Pittsburgh Steelers.  He wasn’t diagnosed with the injury until Thursday. “In the Pittsburgh game, early in the third quarter, Alex (Smith) took ...

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Alex Smith: ‘I don’t feel sorry for Tom Brady’

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New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady struggled Monday night, but he won’t get any pity from Alex Smith. Brady went 14-of-23 for 159 yards with one touchdown and two interceptions in a 41-14 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs on Monday night. One of Brady’s picks was returned for a touchdown, and he was strip sacked in the third quarter. ...

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Chiefs rout Patriots 41-14

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Jamaal Charles scored three touchdowns, Alex Smith threw three touchdown passes and Travis Kelce hauled in a touchdown pass as the Kansas City Chiefs whipped the New England Patriots 41-14 on Monday night. “I’m very proud of my guys tonight for the effort they gave tonight against a good football team,” coach Andy Reid said. “We were able to get ...

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Chiefs, Alex Smith agree to four-year extension

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The Kansas City Chiefs and starting quarterback Alex Smith have been working on a new deal all offseason long, and they have finally come to an agreement on one. According to a report from Terez Paylor of the Kansas City Star, the two sides have a greed to a four-year, $68 million deal. The #Chiefs and Alex Smith have agreed ...

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Alex Smith hopes to sign a long-term deal with the Chiefs

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Kansas City Chiefs quaterback Alex Smith discussed his future with the team and his ongoing contract talks Thursday during an interview with the Kansas City Star. “I’d love to have it done,” Smith said in a phone interview on Thursday. “I love Kansas City, I love the coaching staff, the players. … But when you’re talking about this many years ...

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Chiefs, Alex Smith still talking contract extension

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  The Kansas City Chiefs were pleasantly surprised with the play that they received from quarterback Alex Smith last season, and they were hoping to get him locked up to an extension this offseason. There haven’t been many reports about the two sides progressing, but according to Randy Covitz, the two sides are still in constant dialogue about a new ...

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Alex Smith ‘very excited’ about Chiefs future

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Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith is looking forward to the development of coach Andy Reid’s offense in their second season together. “I’m very excited, if you look at our last eight or nine games offensively, we really did some good things and took off a little bit there,” Smith said, via The Kansas City Star. “And we got some momentum ...

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Kansas City Chiefs to show interest in Jeremy Maclin?

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According to Terez A. Paylor of the Kansas City Star, the Kansas City Chiefs are expected to show interest in free agent wide receiver Jeremy Maclin this coming offseason. The Chiefs are looking for upgrades to their aerial attack for quarterback Alex Smith, and Maclin very well could be a cheaper option because of the ACL injury that he is ...

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Report: Chiefs hope to extend Alex Smith in offseason

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The Kansas City Chiefs hope to extend the contract of quarterback Alex Smith this offseason, reports Jason Cole of the National Football Post. Smith, who will enter the final year of his current contract next season, took the Chiefs from a 2-14 record to 11-5 with a playoff appearance this season.  He passed for career highs with 3,313 yards and 23 touchdowns ...

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Alex Smith on 49ers benching last year: ‘I disagreed with it 100 percent’

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Alex Smith told Peter King of The Monday Morning Quarterback that he shouldn’t have been benched last year in San Francisco after he sustained a concussion in Week 10 against the Rams. “I disagreed with it, and I disagreed with it 100 percent,” said Smith, who was replaced by Colin Kaepernick.  “I thought I should be playing. But it wasn’t my decision. ...

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