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UMKC Strikes Deal with Chiefs

Zayin Barnes, Managing Editor
September 15, 2023

The Kansas City Chiefs and UMKC announced an official partnership on Sept 6, the school announced. The collaboration offers growth for student success and recruitment.   The five-year agreement provides leadership, mentorship and career-shadowing opportunities as well as scholarships....

The Kansas City Chiefs added a potential starter in the third round.

The Chiefs Trade Up for an Offensive Tackle in the Third Round

Cristian Martinez, Sports Editor
April 28, 2023

The Kansas City Chiefs trade up in the third round to select offensive tackle Wanya Morris. The Chiefs traded picks 95 and 217 to the Cincinnati Bengals for pick 92. A Grayson high school graduate, Morris was a former five-star recruit by ESPN prior to entering college....

The Kansas City Chiefs drafted a new pass-catcher for Patrick Mahomes.

Chiefs Add a Weapon for Patrick Mahomes in the Second Round of the NFL Draft

Cristian Martinez, Sports Editor
April 28, 2023

The Kansas City Chiefs moved up from the 63rd overall pick to the 55th overall pick to select SMU wide receiver Rashee Rice. The Chiefs traded picks 63, 122, and 249 to the Detroit Lions in exchange for picks 55 and 194. From North Richland Hills, Texas, Rice started his...

The 2023 NFL Draft will take place over the span of three days.

NFL Draft: Round Two and Three Thread

Cristian Martinez, Sports Editor
April 28, 2023

Day Two of the NFL Draft starts on April 28, at 6 p.m., in which rounds two and three will take place at Union Station in Kansas City. Roo News will update you on every selection and trade made as the night progresses. Round Two Pick No. 32 With the 32nd overall pick,...

The Kansas City Chiefs selected a defensive end in the first round.

The Chiefs Select a Local Prospect with the 31st Overall Pick in the 2023 NFL Draft

Cristian Martinez, Sports Editor
April 27, 2023

With the 31st overall pick, the Kansas City Chiefs selected Felix Anudike-Uzomah, the defensive end from Kansas State. Numerous sources reported that the Chiefs wanted to trade up with teams like the Dallas Cowboys, but they stayed put and drafted the kid from the metro area. Anudike-Uzomah...

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