Kansas City Chiefs News, March 2: Johnny Manziel Details Meeting With Chiefs, Taylor Swift Secretly Attended Chiefs Games, and More

Here's the latest news involving the Kansas City Chiefs, including Johnny Manziel's meeting with the Chiefs, Taylor Swift secretly attending games, and more.

Although the Kansas City Chiefs are currently busy at the 2024 NFL Combine preparing for the 2024 NFL Draft, they are also facing one huge question heading into free agency. Will the Chiefs be able to re-sign star defensive lineman Chris Jones?

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While there is growing optimism that the Chiefs will be able to re-sign Jones in free agency, it isn’t a done deal yet. Back in 2017, before drafting Patrick Mahomes, Kansas City almost had a deal done with quarterback Johnny Manziel. All of that and more in today’s Chiefs news!

Johnny Manziel Reveals He Almost Became the Chiefs’ Quarterback Before Patrick Mahomes

Before selecting Patrick Mahomes in the 2017 NFL Draft, the Kansas City Chiefs were in discussions with Manziel. It’s wild to think that the Chiefs potentially signing Manziel in free agency could have prevented them from drafting Mahomes.

That one potential acquisition could have changed the entirety of the NFL as we know it. After the Chiefs passed on the opportunity to sign Manziel, he eventually signed with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the CFL and never received another opportunity in the NFL again.

CONTINUE READING: Johnny Manziel’s Chiefs Revelation

Taylor Swift Secretly Attended Chiefs Games Before Her Relationship With Travis Kelce Went Public

Ahead of making her romantic relationship with Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce public, singer Taylor Swift was secretly attending Chiefs games. Chiefs defensive backs coach Dave Merritt discussed Swift’s presence around the team in a recent interview.

“When she started to come around, it was privately,” Merritt said. “She was coming into the stadiums without people really knowing until the camera put a big spotlight on her.”

CONTINUE READING: Taylor Swift’s Secret Meetings

Latest Chiefs Rumors Have Chris Jones Staying in Kansas City – Can a Long-Term Deal Get Done?

Kansas City defensive lineman Jones is a foundational piece of the franchise’s championship success. There is growing optimism that the Chiefs will be able to re-sign Jones this offseason, as he is set to be an unrestricted free agent.

Jones’ agent was likely unhappy when the defensive lineman publicly announced his intention to re-sign with the Chiefs at Kansas City’s championship parade. Yet it appears as though both sides will eventually get a deal done this offseason, allowing Jones to continue his hunt for a Super Bowl three-peat in Kansas City.

READ MORE: Chris Jones’ Future With the Chiefs

Could Mecole Hardman Sue New York Jets? Stephen A. Smith Rips Into Accusations

Despite his heroic performance in Super Bowl 58, Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Mecole Hardman’s recent comments have been a controversial topic of discussion this week. Hardman joined “The Pivot Podcast” and potentially slipped up by mentioning his contact with the Chiefs, despite still playing for the New York Jets at that time.

Following his comments, Hardman was accused of leaking New York’s offensive game plan to opposing teams. ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith believes Hardman could have grounds for a lawsuit if the allegations made against him are false.

READ MORE: Mecole Hardman’s Beef With the New York Jets

Missouri DL Darius Robinson Met With Chiefs at Combine, Praised Program

As the Kansas City Chiefs continue to prep for the 2024 NFL Draft, they met with Missouri defensive lineman Darius Robinson at the 2024 NFL Combine. Since the 2021 NFL Draft, the Chiefs have drafted two defensive players from Missouri. Could Robinson be the third?

Robinson has enjoyed a meteoric rise during the pre-draft process, including impressive performances at the Senior Bowl and the NFL Combine. If he is still available when the Chiefs are on the clock with the 32nd overall pick, Robinson could be staying in Missouri.

KEEP READING: Darius Robinson’s Visit With the Chiefs

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