On this week's episode of Chiefs NFL Matchup, The Star's Terez Paylor chats with Raiders beat writer Jimmy Durkin of the Bay Area News Group about Oakland's offense, and Raiders beat writer Vic Tafur of the San Francisco Chronicle about Oakland's defense. There's also plenty of Marcus Peters talk, particularly about the possibility of him wanting to go back home in free agency three years from now. Finally, Terez and The Star's Blair Kerkhoff discuss the Chiefs' different issues and make a prediction for Sunday's game.
Kansas City Star beat reporter Jesse Newell and Bleacher Report's C.J. Moore start the show by discussing talking points from KU basketball's media day on Thursday. Will the Jayhawks play small? And could they shoot more threes? Jesse is then joined by former KU guard Tyrel Reed, who talks about what goes on during early-season practices. Tyrel also talks about the KU-Missouri rivalry, the Jayhawks' Elite Eight bugaboo and funny Cole Aldrich stories.
Mizzou beat writer Tod Palmer and intern Alec Lewis break down the Tigers' upcoming game Saturday at Florida.
Kansas beat writer Jesse Newell and Bleacher Report's C.J. Moore talk to NBCSports' Scott Phillips, who is based in Chicago like recent KU commit Markese Jacobs. What are Jacobs' strengths and weaknesses? And where can he still improve? Phillips also gives his projections for KU's three freshmen in 2016-17, which includes top prospect Josh Jackson.
On this week's episode of Chiefs NFL Matchup, The Star's Terez Paylor chats with Pittsburgh Post-Gazette beat writer Ed Bouchette to break down this week's opponent, the Pittsburgh Steelers, and their mental state following a 34-3 loss to Philadelphia. Chiefs special teams coach Dave Toub gave a rundown of the Steelers' special teams, while co-offensive coordinator Matt Nagy broke down the Steelers' D and defensive coordinator Bob Sutton broke down the Steelers' O. Finally, Terez gives a prediction for this week's game.
Kansas City Star beat writer Jesse Newell brings on Matt Scott of TheShiver.com and the 247Sports Network to discuss the 15 recruits that are scheduled to attend Saturday's Late Night in the Phog. Which players does Kansas have the best chance with? And what is the staff's main focus for the 2017 class? Scott also goes into detail about 2019 players to keep an eye on and ends with fearless predictions.
The Star's Mizzou beat writer Tod Palmer and Gridiron Now's LSU beat writer Randy Rosetta discuss the upcoming game between two prides of Tigers at 6:30 p.m. Saturday in Baton Rouge, La.
On this week's episode of Chiefs NFL Matchup, The Star's Terez Paylor chats with Newsday beat writer Kimberley A. Martin to break down this week's opponent, the New York Jets. Chiefs coach Andy Reid also discusses their three-wide personnel, the slow starts and the QB/WR miscommunication from Sunday, while co-offensive coordinator Brad Childress covers the miscommunication and Darrelle Revis. Finally, defensive coordinator Bob Sutton discussed the defensive line's solid play of late.
KC star beat reporter Jesse Newell and Bleacher Report's C.J. Moore give their way-too-early predictions for each game in the Kansas basketball season. The two also answer Twitter questions and discuss the future of the KU football program.
Mizzou beat writer Tod Palmer and The Star's Alec Lewis discuss last Saturday's loss to Georgia and what we learned about the Tigers despite the heartbreak.
The Star's Sam Mellinger, Vahe Gregorian, Blair Kerkhoff and Terez A. Paylor answered your questions and dissected the Chiefs' 19-12 loss against the Houston Texans on Sunday during a Facebook Live session. They talked about the woeful passing offense, the enigmatic Marcus Peters and much, much more. Here is the audio.
On this week's episode of Chiefs NFL Matchup, The Star's Terez Paylor chats with Houston Chronicle beat writers John McClain and Aaron Wilson to break down this week's opponent, the Houston Texans. The guys discuss the Texans' new-look backfield, the Texans' ferocious pass rush and potential defensive weaknesses. Terez also quizzes Chiefs co-offensive coordinator Matt Nagy about the difficulty they had picking up stunts on Sunday against San Diego and Chiefs defensive coordinator Bob Sutton about the difficulty they had stopping the run. Finally, Terez gives his prediction for this week's outcome.
The Star's Rustin Dodd and Vahe Gregorian meet up at Kauffman Stadium to discuss a disappointing season from Joakim Soria, the fallout from his latest blown save on Tuesday, and the future of the Royals' bullpen in 2017.
Tod Palmer, The Star's Mizzou beat writer, and fall MU sports reporting intern Alec Lewis, discuss Saturday's SEC opener for the Tigers, against Georgia.
KC Star beat reporter Jesse Newell and Bleacher Report's C.J. Moore give their impressions of KU's 37-21 loss to Ohio. The two also discuss some recent comments by coach Bill Self about the state of the 2016-17 Jayhawks.
KC Star beat reporter Jesse Newell and Bleacher Report's C.J. Moore discuss the latest KU basketball news. How does DeAndre Ayton's commitment to Arizona affect the Jayhawks? Will KU's defense be improved this year? C.J. also gives his over/under picks for the Jayhawks' three-point percentages.
The Star's Terez Paylor previews the Chiefs' season-opening game against the San Diego Chargers (noon Sunday on CBS). Kevin Acee, a columnist for the San Diego Union-Tribune, joined the show to give a scouting report on the Chargers, while Super Bowl-winning coach Jon Gruden joined the show to talk about what, in his opinion, makes Alex Smith a Super Bowl-caliber quarterback.
The Star's Terez Paylor and Blair Kerkhoff dissect the Chiefs' 17-7 win over Green Bay in the preseason finale. With the 53-man deadline looming, they discuss backups who impressed, possible cuts and answer your questions.
KC Star beat reporter Jesse Newell and Bleacher Report's C.J. Moore answer KU questions from Twitter followers. What's Svi Mykhailiuk's best-case scenario? Why does KU not have a starting quarterback? And what's the reason for the uptick in Late Night visitors? The guys take on those questions and also discuss Bill Self's ceiling as a politician.