Arrowheadlines: Kansas City Chiefs News 6/22

Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports

Happy Sunday! We're very slim on Kansas City Chiefs news for you this morning, so I kicked in a bonus preview of today's match between Portugal and the US at the World Cup. I Believe That We Will Win!

Ex-SJA Kicker Santos Has Personal Interest In World Cup from Mcclatchy News Service via The St. Augustine Record

Cairo Santos grew up imagining the day he would play for the Brazilian national soccer team and wear the famed No. 10 jersey.

Instead, he's in offseason camp with the Kansas City Chiefs, wearing No. 5 and providing more than token competition for veteran place kicker Ryan Succop.

Walkers Move To "Outpace Poverty" At Liberty Memorial from KSHB

Hundreds of people gathered at Liberty Memorial Saturday morning to "Outpace Poverty." The 5K walk was held by Catholic Charities of Kansas City-St. Joseph to help Missourians...

...This year's honorary spokesman was retired Kansas City Chiefs Center Tim Grunhard.

Missouri On Cutting Edge With DARI Equipment from The Columbia Daily Tribune

James Stannard, an MU Health Care orthopaedic surgeon and chair of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the MU School of Medicine, said the technology also could be useful in measuring the effect fatigue has on an athlete's technique through the course of competition.

Shortly before Missouri bought the system, Stannard took his son, Michael - a former Rock Bridge and current Memphis offensive lineman - to DARI headquarters to try out the equipment. Michael went through a testing protocol that former Kansas City Chiefs Pro Bowler Will Shields helped design that put him through a series of motions linemen use during games.

They worked him out then had him do it again. And again. And again.

Upbeat USA Enters Group G Showdown With Desperate Portugal On The Ropes from FOX Sports

A precious and unexpected chance has presented itself to the United States men's national team, ahead of just their second game at the World Cup against Portugal on Sunday.

Ever since the tournament draw was made back in December, the American soccer community had been enveloped by anxiety over the wretched group the US had been handed -- pitting them against Germany, Portugal and Ghana. But following a cathartic and gutsy 2-1 win on Monday over the Ghanaians, who had bounced them from the last two World Cups, the Americans are positioned to secure their unlikely passage into the Round of 16 from this group of death with a full game to spare.

Log In Sign Up

Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Arrowhead Pride

You must be a member of Arrowhead Pride to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Arrowhead Pride. You should read them.

Join Arrowhead Pride

You must be a member of Arrowhead Pride to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Arrowhead Pride. You should read them.




Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.