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  1. NFL trade proposals: Seven deals that'd help all parties


    Tue, 15 Aug 2017

    fearlessly seeks out ball carriers. I'd love to see him grow in Kansas City, where the team could use an understudy to Derrick Johnson , who turns 35 this November. Few teams do a better job of developing young defenders -- the kind of attention Ragland

  2. Jordan Reed confident he'll return 'soon' for Redskins


    Sun, 6 Aug 2017

    missed Friday's session after experiencing swelling in his knee. Veteran safety Eric Berry (heel) and linebacker Derrick Johnson (Achilles tendon) also sat out, but coach Andy Reid wasn't too concerned about their ailments . 3. New York

  3. #CFBTop25: No. 25, Malik Jefferson, LB, Texas


    Mon, 24 Jul 2017

    hunt the ball from a variety of spots in base or nickel defenses." -- Bucky Brooks * * * "There will be plenty of Derrick Johnson comparisons coming for Jefferson, who could play outside and inside at the next level. He'll become a national

  4. NFL's best home-grown talent: Which non-QB rules each team?


    Tue, 18 Jul 2017

    the roster, Lewis has the chance to play a larger role in 2017. Kansas City Chiefs: Justin Houston (6) Veterans Derrick Johnson and Eric Berry made this a challenging choice, but Houston gets the call. At his finest, the Chiefs pass rusher

  5. Kansas City Chiefs: Justin Houston (6)


    Mon, 17 Jul 2017

    Veterans Derrick Johnson and Eric Berry made this a challenging choice, but Houston gets the call. At his finest, the Chiefs pass rusher is Kansas City's most important player, a quarterback wrecker with the talent to blow up opposing offenses with his special blend of chaos. Coming off an ...

  6. NFL stars, Hall of Famers to compete on 'Family Feud'


    Thu, 6 Jul 2017

    have appeared on celebrity editions over the last few years. DeAndre Hopkins , Le'Veon Bell , Patrick Peterson , Derrick Johnson and Joe Thomas are the latest group of NFL stars to join host Steve Harvey on the Family Feud set. They'll be competing

  7. Raiders, Broncos, 49ers among NFL's best linebacking corps


    Mon, 26 Jun 2017

    his leadership. 2) Kansas City Chiefs Key contributors: OLB Justin Houston , OLB Tamba Hali , OLB Dee Ford , ILB Derrick Johnson , ILB Ramik Wilson . The Chiefs might not be as athletic as some of the other teams on this list, but they play the

  8. Best NFL draft picks of the century: Top selections from Texas


    Fri, 16 Jun 2017

    Our school-by-school look at the best NFL draft picks since 2000 continues with Texas. Who's the one player ahead of Jamaal Charles in the Longhorns' top five?

  9. #TDTuesday: Top 25 Defensive Touchdowns


    Tue, 6 Jun 2017


    way to open your career. Flat that intercepted by Derrick Johnson he's got nobody freedom it's a couple blocks ..... want. Love to watch. Your hands on Saturday for Derrick Johnson his sport. Sacks. Prayers. By Gary what. The Dodgers

  10. Top front sevens in 2017? Texans, Seahawks, Panthers


    Tue, 23 May 2017

    season. 11) Kansas City Chiefs Seven key cogs: Justin Houston , Chris Jones , Dee Ford , Bennie Logan , Tamba Hali , Derrick Johnson , Allen Bailey . The Chiefs , like the Jets , get knocked for not being complete. They tried to address a run-stopping

  11. AFC West projected starters: Chargers build around veteran QB


    Tue, 16 May 2017

    The Chargers added Mike Williams and talent around their QB, while the Broncos loaded the O-line with Garett Bolles and others in the offseason. Gregg Rosenthal explores lineups in the AFC West.

  12. Top 150 college football players for 2017: Nos. 1-10


    Mon, 15 May 2017

    Lamar Jackson, the defending Heisman Trophy winner, is behind only one player in Chad Reuter's ranking of college football's best talents heading into the 2017 season.

  13. Top 150 college football players for 2017: Nos. 11-20


    Mon, 15 May 2017

    Bo Scarbrough burst onto the national scene as he led Alabama to the title game last season. Find out where he ranks as Chad Reuter continues his countdown of CFB's top 150 players.

  14. AFC West draft grades: Chargers make play for divisional title


    Fri, 5 May 2017

    out of Georgia Southern. The Chiefs are planning to start two linebackers who were drafted 11-plus years ago ( Derrick Johnson , chosen in 2005, and Tamba Hali , chosen in 2006) and need to inject some youth back into their front seven. Obviously

  15. Rob Gronkowski, Derrick Johnson


    Thu, 20 Apr 2017

    New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski (87) goes airborne on a hit by Kansas City Chiefs inside linebacker Derrick Johnson (56) as he dives for the pylon and a third quarter touchdown that gives the Pats a 17-3 lead during the NFL week 11 football game against the Kansas City Chiefs on ...

  16. Reid on Derrick Johnson's injury rehab: 'I wouldn't bet against him'


    Mon, 17 Apr 2017


    Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid answers a question from a reporter regarding the possibility that linebacker Derrick Johnson could return from another achilles injury.

  17. AFC West Offseason Overhaul: Raiders ready to roll


    Fri, 14 Apr 2017

    the draft. The linebacking corps is the most pressing need for Reid. The defense was run over last season after Derrick Johnson went down with a ruptured Achilles tendon in December . Look for the Chiefs to add an inside 'backer and a young

  18. 2017 NFL Draft: One burning question for each AFC team


    Tue, 11 Apr 2017

    back (which would be odd, at least early). GM John Dorsey must be thinking about finding a replacement for ILB Derrick Johnson at some point, most likely on Day 2. The defensive captain will be entering his 13th season -- and he's fresh

  19. 2017 NFL Draft: 5 potential trades teams should be discussing


    Thu, 6 Apr 2017

    but this year might be different. The Chiefs need to upgrade the second level of their defense, especially with Derrick Johnson nearing retirement. Reddick can play outside or inside in a three- or four-linebacker scheme. With every team

  20. Draft War Room: Chiefs


    Thu, 6 Apr 2017


    number 27 at pick fifteen I think in one back. Yeah Derrick Johnson has been hurt a little bit I want to make sure that ..... he's somebody talk about athletic. You mentioned Derrick Johnson their games are kind of similar for their jobs and

  21. NFL Power Rankings: Free agency pushing Giants toward No. 1


    Tue, 14 Mar 2017

    one of the top players in franchise history leaving. Even more concerning: Who's ready to take the torch from Derrick Johnson ? That guy is flat-out valuable. And after a second torn Achilles at age 34, status: unclear. RANK 9 SEAHAWKS

  22. Tony Romo sweepstakes: Where will the quarterback end up?


    Thu, 9 Mar 2017

    and the explosive Tyreek Hill , an outstanding tight end in Travis Kelce and a solid run game. The defense, when Derrick Johnson is healthy, is tight. Andy Reid played against Romo many times during the coach's Philly tenure, and would know

  23. Bucky Brooks mock draft 2.0: Year of the quarterback slide?


    Fri, 3 Mar 2017

    position with Richard Sherman getting a little older. RANK 27 CHIEFS Reuben Foster - LB, Alabama: After watching Derrick Johnson suffer another injury, the Chiefs could decide to find a long-term replacement at the position. Foster not only

  24. 2017 NFL free agency: Needs for each AFC team


    Thu, 2 Mar 2017

    the Chiefs should be searching for an upgrade on Phillip Gaines at right cornerback. The second torn Achilles of Derrick Johnson 's career leaves inside linebacker as an area to target in the draft or free agency. The departure of franchise

  25. Charley Casserly mock draft 1.0: Trades shake up Round 1


    Thu, 16 Feb 2017

    RB, Stanford: Thomas Rawls has proven he can't be reliable. RANK 27 CHIEFS Zach Cunningham, LB, Vanderbilt: Derrick Johnson is coming off an injury and is at the tail end of his career. Cunningham is a WILL linebacker who is very athletic