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Arrowheadlines: Kansas City Chiefs News 7/11

Goooood morning! Here is today's Kansas City Chiefs news. Enjoy!

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Chiefs sign DB Kevin Short, waive CB Kenneth Penny from Chiefs Digest

Short, a native of Florissant, Mo., transferred to Kansas following the 2012 season, but sat out the 2013 season after the NCAA ruled him ineligible.

He then left the team in early 2014 for personal reasons, and never played a down for the Jayhawks.

Upgraded Chiefs wide receiver corps primed to succeed in 2015 from Chiefs Digest

The Chiefs coaching staff spent the past two seasons scheming ways to create explosive plays and get wide receivers open.

The 2015 receiver corps looks like it has a chance to break that trend to create an offense that can beat a defense one-on-one, as well as get in the end zone.

The top five spots look to be set with the training camp battles happening at the sixth and potentially seventh spots, respectively.

Here's how the current position group breaks down:

Arrowhead, CenturyLink among NFL's top home-field advantages from

T-5) Arrowhead Stadium (Kansas City Chiefs)

It's hard to find a louder place in America than Arrowhead Stadium when the Chiefs are rocking and rolling. The crowd is consistently at a fever pitch when the defense is on the field, making life miserable for opposing quarterbacks attempting to stymie the Chiefs' relentless pass rush without using a hard count. Thus, it is no coincidence that Justin Houston and Tamba Hali consistently wreak havoc on opponents with their explosive skills off the edge. Although the offense remains a work in progress as a scoring machine, a trio of playmakers (RB Jamaal Charles, TE Travis Kelce and WR Jeremy Maclin) could ramp up K.C.'s already-electric atmosphere even more this fall.

AFC West Q&A: Will Chargers relocate to Los Angeles? from ESPN

Adam Teicher, Kansas City Chiefs: Two teams among the Chargers, Raiders and Rams will be heading to L.A. in 2016. So everything else being equal, the Chargers have a two-thirds chance of playing their final season in San Diego in 2015. But everything else isn't equal and I would expect the Chargers to be one of the teams making the move. The Chargers see being stuck in San Diego while two other teams are playing up the road a few miles in Los Angeles as a death sentence in a business sense, and they might be right. Video: Camp Coutdown: Chiefs

2015 Season Preview: Kansas City Chiefs from National Football Post

Like with every team, the Chiefs have question marks going into camp, but on paper, they have a club that should challenge for the AFC West championship. The West is a tough division, but if the Chiefs stay healthy they have just as good a chance as any of their rivals. With a new coaching staff in Denver and Peyton Manning nearing the end of the line, Denver is ripe to be overtaken.

Which AFC West Team Is Equipped to Dethrone the Denver Broncos? from

The Chiefs control their own destiny in capturing the AFC West divisional title. Reid must convince his players to believe they have enough talent to hold their own against the Broncos in Kansas City's two head-to-head meetings this season. This race shapes up to be tight all year long.

Tulane commitment Ronald Cherry says he's 'all for' the Green Wave from

What are you doing to prepare yourself for your senior season at Washington-Marion?

I'm just working hard and traveling to different places and working out with my step-uncle, (Kansas City Chiefs linebacker) Derrick Johnson. That's where I'm about to go now and go work on my game.

How much has (Johnson) helped you with your game?

He'll give me simple pointers that I really don't think about, things you wouldn't learn like the basics, and we just go from there.

Stadium Drive work will impact Truman Sports Complex traffic through fall from KCTV5

MODOT officials say the bridge is deteriorating and they fear debris could smash into passing vehicles below the bridge.

"You lose any concrete off of it, you're a long way down to a vehicle. So, we're doing it for the long-term maintenance of the structure and it's just time in the life of the bridge," said MODOT construction and materials engineer Perry Allen

The project will definitely impact 38 Royals home games and five Chiefs home games. This, of course, does not include any Royals playoff games.

Tour the UMKC Entrepreneur Hall of Fame from Startland

This artifact from former Kansas City Chiefs owner Lamar Hunt is a replica of the American Airlines' stationary on which Hunt drafted the idea and budget for the first year of the American Football League.

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