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Business of Football
The Tale of Two QB Contract Negotiations
The Tale of Two QB Contract Negotiations
After spending the offseason angling for a big-money contract extension, Colin Kaepernick got his deal. Is ex-teammate Alex Smith next? Some unique challenges stand in the way
By Andrew Brandt
Weekend Notes
Keeping It Together
Keeping It Together
Despite a rough offseason lowlighted by a series of player defections, Chiefs GM John Dorsey isn’t about to stray from his longterm plan to rebuild the program
By Greg A. Bedard
Business of Football
Being an Agent is About More Than Showing Players the Money
Being an Agent is About More Than Showing Players the Money
It’s managing the delicate balance of keeping clients upbeat and aware of actual realities, and being persistent with teams without becoming a pest. The pressure only intensifies as the draft spotlight grows hotter
By Andrew Brandt
On Further Review
Now Entering the MVP Race: Jamaal Charles
The Tuesday Mailbag
Coming off a five(!)-TD performance, the Chiefs back has raced into the award picture—and more importantly, he’s been the spark to a late-season offensive charge in Kansas City; plus your mailbag questions
By Peter King
The Conscience
What a Difference a Coach Makes
What a Difference a Coach Makes
Good coaching has always been important in the NFL. But 2013, more than ever, has emphasized how the man running the sideline can revive—or destroy—a team
By Don Banks
Open Field
The MMQB Midseason All-Pros, Awards Winners
The MMQB Midseason All-Pros, Awards Winners
By Greg A. Bedard
Weekend Notes
A Long Time Coming
A Long Time Coming
Sean Payton has been the Saints coach since 2006 and won a Super Bowl in the Big Easy. For the first time on Sunday, he’ll finally coach against one of his former assistants when the Bills come to the Superdome ... plus 11 thoughts from around the league going into Week 8
By Greg A. Bedard
Open Field
The Unbeaten Chiefs: Reborn in Red
The Unbeaten Chiefs: Reborn in Red
How has Kansas City gone from 2–14 to 6–0? The new brain trust of Andy Reid and John Dorsey has made smart personnel moves, adapted to the talent on hand and lightened the mood. Watch out, Denver!
By Robert Klemko
Deep Dive
Flavors of the Month
Flavors of the Month
The Chiefs and Titans have been the NFL's biggest surprises through four weeks, and a commonality has set up both teams for continued success
By Andy Benoit
One on One With
The Sack Leader and the Big Surprise
The Sack Leader and the Big Surprise
Justin Houston discusses the revival of the Chiefs, what Andy Reid has brought to Kansas City, the art of the pass rush and much more
By Peter King