The K.C. Chiefs are coming off a disappointing performance in Super Bowl LV and are looking for a better showing to open the 2021 NFL season. Although the Chiefs went 14-2 and returned to the Super Bowl for a second straight year, there are still some returning players who need to step up in 2021.
The Chiefs have a supporting cast with great potential and need some help to support the Pro Bowlers and key players on the team. Some of the players you will see on this list are coming off their rookie seasons, while others have been with the team for a couple years. Some are expected to see more playing time this season.
In this piece, we will look at eight players who will step up and have a better 2021 season. The players you will read about in this list either struggled on the field or dealt with recent injuries and want to rebound in 2021. Let us know what you think of the list and if you agree or disagree.