Coffee with the Chiefs – 4/17 edition


It’s Friday, time to celebrate. Your week of listening to an overbearing boss is almost over, about to be replaced with the bliss of a few days embracing freedom — unless the significant other has you doing chores or running errands, then you might want to be back with the boss. Either way, here is your latest Kansas City Chiefs news.

Five things to know about Allen BaileyPete Sweeney of

"Heading into the 2014 offseason, Chiefs defensive lineman Allen Bailey wanted to play in both the sub and base defenses, and he knew the only way he could do that was by gaining weight."

Five intriguing outside linebacker to watch in the draftBJ Kissel of

"In his four-year career at Clemson, Beasley totaled 33 sacks, seven forced fumbles and became the school’s all-time sack leader as a senior. He won the ACC Defensive Player of the Year award in 2014."

Which school has produced the most Chiefs draft picks?BJ Kissel of

"The school with the most Pro Bowl players drafted by the Chiefs is Tennessee with three (Dustin Colquitt, Eric Berry, Dale Carter)."

Jamaal Charles moves up seniority list in Kansas CityAdam Teicher of

"That leaves Charles as fourth in seniority among Chiefs players. Only linebackers Derrick Johnson and Tamba Hali and punter Dustin Colquitt have been with the Chiefs longer."

Chiefs scouting report: DJ HumphriesLeigh Oleszczak of KC Kingdom

"The Chiefs did not have a good offensive line in 2014, and poor Alex Smith suffered the consequences. So far, John Dorsey has made efforts to improve the line by adding former Saints guard Ben Grubbs and former Cardinal guard Paul Fanaika. Both of these guys could be the two starting guards for the Chiefs, but what about the tackles?"