Three preseason games are in the books, with a fourth on the docket for Thursday night, but we've seen enough. Exhibition games, of course, shouldn’t be treated as gospel where the regular season is concerned, but it’s becoming obvious what the Chiefs are and are not at this juncture. What have we learned?
Any time you are in a rebuilding process there are going to be moments when things don’t come together as planned. The blocks for the foundation suddenly don’t line up, or the paneling for the walls turns out to be the wrong color, or the wiring has to be re-done because it doesn’t meet code.
Ups and downs are part of the journey when turning over the roster of a football team. On a muggy summer Saturday night at Dolphin Stadium, the Chiefs did not enjoy an up. It was a downer all the way in losing to the Miami Dolphins 24-0.