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Chiefs Owner Hunt, GM Pioli Confirm Cassel Long-Term Contract

The wait is over, Kansas City Chiefs fans.  The Kansas City Star reported that the team has agreed to a long term contract with QB Matt Cassel.  The team has now confirmed the Star's report.

Chairman and owner Clark Hunt:

"We are excited to be able to reach a long-term agreement for Matt Cassel to be a Kansas City Chief for many years to come. His proven leadership on and off the field will be a tremendous asset to the organization."

GM Scott Pioli:

 "We are happy to announce that the Chiefs and Matt have entered into a multi-year commitment. Since Matt arrived in Kansas City, he has embraced the team and the community. His work ethic, his ability and competitive presence is what we expect from our players."

Congratulations to Matt.  Now go win us some games!

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