Thread: What we learned about the Chiefs this week

Four winners and three losers from the first wave of free agencyMonday marked the end of the first week of NFL free agency, so our Matt Stagner toted up the wide receiver Rashard Higgins forced a fumble at the 1-yard line and into the end zone Travis Kelce Jersey, creating a touchback rather than a second-quarter touchdown. The Chiefs eventually won by five points after Patrick Mahomes had to depart through the leagues concussion protocol.In 2020, Sorensen made a $3.6 million base salary with a $1 million signing bonus for a cap hit of $4.75 million. Teope later reported Sorensens 2021 figure at $2.46 million deal fully guaranteed.In 15 gamesin 2020, he finished with 91 tackles , five passes defensed, two forced fumbles and three interceptions.Report: Damien Williams lands with Chicago BearsWednesday produced news that one of the heroes of , initially serving a backup role behind Kareem Hunt and Spencer Ware before taking a piece of the lead role during the 2019 season . Unable to consistently stay healthy during the regular season, Williams did most of his damage for the Chiefs during the 2018 and 2019 postseasons, when in five games, he compiled 81 rushes for 355 yards and six rushing touchdowns, as well as 21 catches for 185 yards and four receiving touchdowns.Ranking 5 possible offensive line combinations for the 2021 ChiefsWith speculation mounting about how the Chiefs would solve their offensive line puzzle, Ron Kopp went through some of the more common scenarios.Our readers liked the last one best.Combination 5Left tackle: High draft pickLeft guard: Joe ThuneyCenter: Nick AllegrettiRight guard: Kyle LongRight tackle: Mike RemmersPros: A veteran left guard can help a rookie left tackle. Both guard positions are filled by high-level talents. Theres continuity with Remmers at right tackle.Cons: Starting a rookie left tackle is nowhere near an ideal scenario for a and Houston Texans were reportedly interested as well. In the end, Watkins chose Baltimore.In three seasons with the Chiefs, Watkins, 27, recorded 129 catches for 1,613 yards and eight touchdowns . Watkins was the teams most productive receiver during the 2018 and 2019 playoff runs , and the 2019 playoffs included the highlights of his Chiefs career. In the AFC title game against the Titans, Watkins had seven catches for 114 yards and a 60-yard touchdown to all but seal it, and in Super Bowl LIV, his 38-yard catch over San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman set up the go-ahead score.