Post Tagged with: "Kansas City Chiefs"

QB Bond is family oriented

QB Bond is family oriented

June 25, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Solomon Bond’s love for football started when he was just five years old. “My grandpa played at Kansas State and ever since I was 5 I wanted to follow in his footsteps and legacy of playing football in college,” Solomon replied. “He was a huge influencer, every time I wouldRead More

OL Hayes to become success obsessed

OL Hayes to become success obsessed

January 24, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Football started for Brady Hayes when he was just in elementary school and his principle (Nick Smith) looked at him and said, “You look like a football player!”  Brady and his parents had chatted for a while and came to the conclusion that Brady would try football at his localRead More

Offensive outbreak good or bad for the game?

Offensive outbreak good or bad for the game?

November 25, 2018 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Most football fans will have watched the recent Monday Night game featuring the Los Angeles Rams vs. the Kansas City Chiefs. The game featured 2 teams each sporting a 9-1 record, the game also featured 2 young QBs leading ultra high scoring teams. Often times the most hyped games doRead More

Former McGill Redmen OL Duvernay-Tardif earns his white jacket

Former McGill Redmen OL Duvernay-Tardif earns his white jacket

May 31, 2018 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

McGill Redmen and current NFL Kansas City Chief offensive lineman, Laurent Duvernay-Tardif (Larry), has finally earned his medical degree from McGill University. We caught up with former U Sports head coach of the McGill Redmen, Clint Uttley, to get his take on his former player’s accomplishment.

2018 NFL Draft [UPDATED]: NYJ pen another Canadian OL free agent deal

2018 NFL Draft [UPDATED]: NYJ pen another Canadian OL free agent deal

April 30, 2018 at 9:00 amby 0 comments

Offensive lineman, Dakoda Shepley, former UBC Thunderbird, has inked his name with the New York Jets as an undrafted free agent as reported by 3downnation.

DID YOU KNOW (40): Playing for Pops, Dr. Lineman, Alberta field named after coach, autopsy reveals another case of CTE

DID YOU KNOW (40): Playing for Pops, Dr. Lineman, Alberta field named after coach, autopsy reveals another case of CTE

July 16, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition: Football keeps youngster going in wake of tragedy Canadian NFLer puts on the scrubs Sherwood Park Rams name field in honourRead More

Kansas City Chiefs offensive lineman Laurent Duvernay-Tardif (76). David Eulitt

Former McGill Redmen, Duvernay-Tardif, about to be paid as one of the ‘best in the league’

February 27, 2017 at 7:46 pmby 0 comments

Former McGill Redmen, Laurent Duvernay-Tardif, is reported to have signed a five-year contract extension with the Kansas City Chiefs for $41.25 million – $20 million of that is guaranteed for the 6th round pick in the 2014 NFL draft. Duvernay-Tardif was set for free agency in 2018. Sources: #Chiefs and star GRead More

Former McGill Redmen, Duvernay-Tardif establishes himself in the NFL

Former McGill Redmen, Duvernay-Tardif establishes himself in the NFL

January 13, 2017 at 5:42 amby 0 comments

The script couldn’t be written any better for offensive lineman, Laurent Duvernay-Tardif. 6th round NFL draft pick in 2014, “Larry” has established himself as the starting right guard for the Kansas City Chiefs. At 25 years old, the Mont-St-Hilaire native has done all this while still completing his degree inRead More

Is a Canadian pipeline emerging in Kansas City?

Is a Canadian pipeline emerging in Kansas City?

April 21, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

****UPDATE APRIL 21st, 2016 @ 10:30 EST**** NFL’s Chiefs demonstate interest in pair of Canadians, sign another on 1 year contract On the heels of Laurent Duvernay-Tardif’s success, the Kansas City Chiefs are spreading their wings north of the border. It appears that the Chiefs have connected with Elie Bouka.Read More

Trio of Thunderbirds gaining NFL interest

Trio of Thunderbirds gaining NFL interest

February 7, 2016 at 6:24 amby 0 comments

NFL teams are taking notice of players north of the border. Recently, both the Kansas City Chiefs and Pittsburgh Steelers contacted Vanier Cup Champions UBC Thunderbirds about three players. The Chiefs are interested in both Terrell Davis and Quinn Van Gylswyk.  Davis, a linebacker from Victoria, British Columbia. amassed 118Read More

Duvernay-Tardif merits first official start in Kansas City

Duvernay-Tardif merits first official start in Kansas City

September 8, 2015 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

Offensive lineman will become third McGill grad to play in NFL MONTREAL – Laurent Duvernay-Tardif, a McGill University medical student from St. Hilaire, Que., will start at right guard when the Kansas City Chiefs play their National Football League opener in Houston on Sept. 13. The game is slated toRead More

Duvernay-Tardif becomes third Redmen grad to make an NFL roster

Duvernay-Tardif becomes third Redmen grad to make an NFL roster

August 31, 2014 at 7:28 amby 0 comments

MONTREAL — The Kansas City Chiefs announced several roster moves on Saturday in order to meet the NFL’s mandated 53-man roster limit and when the dust cleared, McGill University offensive lineman Laurent Duvernay-Tardif made the grade.The 6-foot-5, 315-pound lineman from St. Hilaire, Que., becomes the third player in school history to makeRead More

Crunch time

Crunch time

August 15, 2014 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

Duvernay-Tardif looking to secure spot with Chiefs with couple of practices remaining A little over two weeks into training camp with the NFL’s Kansas City Chiefs, Laurent Duvernay-Tardif still remains focused on his primary goal. In a Chiefs Spin article by Herbie Teope, the 6’5, 321 pound offensive lineman fromRead More

NFL’s Lions claim Greenwood off waivers

NFL’s Lions claim Greenwood off waivers

May 3, 2013 at 5:03 pmby 0 comments

The Detroit Lions have claimed a Kingston, Ontario player after being released from the Kansas City Chiefs a day earlier.