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Super Bowl Parade Special - RooTV 2/22/23

Super Bowl Parade Special – RooTV 2/22/23

February 22, 2023

This week, we have some special footage from RooTV's Cristian Martinez on the ground at the Super Bowl Parade. Grace Kertz and Marissa Leggio start us of with some news pieces. We dive into the den with Jackson Ogden. Joshua Cunningham tells us about some influential people...

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

The Kansas City Chiefs win Super Bowl LVII

Cristian Martinez, Sports Editor
February 12, 2023

  RooNews will announce if UMKC cancels classes for the Chiefs championship parade.   The Kansas City Chiefs, on a last-second field goal, win Super Bowl LVII 38-35.    After weeks of speculation and predictions, the Chiefs found a way to win against a coveted Philadelphia...

UMKC professor Dr. Amy Patel (middle) accepts the Chiefs Fan of the Year from Chiefs CEO Clark Hunt (right) and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell (left).
//Photo submitted by Amy Patel

UMKC Professor Nominated as NFL Fan of the Year

Akash Guruswany, Writer
November 10, 2022

  The Kansas City Chiefs nominated UMKC’s very own professor Dr. Amy Patel as the 2022 NFL Fan of the Year.   Patel represents the Chiefs in the Ultimate Fan of the Year polls hosted by the National Football League. She will face 31 other super-fans from all NFL teams.  "We...

Chiefs keep slim playoff chances alive with win against Giants

Chiefs keep slim playoff chances alive with win against Giants

Lawrence Brooks IV
November 4, 2021

In arguably the ugliest win of the season for the defending AFC Champions, the quest for a third straight Super Bowl appearance looks bleak. Especially since the Chiefs have the toughest remaining schedule of all 32 NFL teams. Although the defense stood firm against an...

Chiefs season preview

Chiefs season preview

Brandon Clark
September 8, 2021

Only a few more days separate us from the long-awaited Chiefs regular season. The beloved hometown team has run away with the AFC West for the last five years while making it to back-to-back Super Bowl appearances. The Chiefs look to do the same starting Sept. 12 at 3:25 p.m....

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