The Kansas City Chiefs are one of the newer franchises in the history of the National Football League. Established in 1959 the Kansas City Chiefs compete in the AFC West Division of the National Football League. The Kansas City Chiefs was originally established as the Dallas Texans and one of the inaugural teams in the American Football League(created to rival the National Football League in 1960). The team relocated to Kansas City in 1963 and has since been known as the Kansas City Chiefs. After the AFL-NFL merger in the 1970s the Kansas City Chiefs faced a playoff slump, but they picked up in the 1990s. The Chiefs are one of the best teams in the NFL in recent years spearheaded by lethal players like Patrick Mahomes, Travis Kelce, and Chris Jones. The Kansas City Chiefs is currently owned by Clark Hunt, whose father the late Lamar Hunt founded the franchise. He has been instrumental for the recent successes of the Chiefs. The Kansas City Chiefs are valued at around $3.7 billion as of 2022.
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|70||Prince Tega Wanogho||OT|
|50||Willie Gay Jr.||LB|
|2021||1st AFC West||12-5-0||Lost Conference Championship|
|2020||1st AFC West||14-2-0||Lost Super Bowl|
|2019||1st AFC West||12-4-0||Won Super Bowl|
|2018||1st AFC West||12-4-0||Lost Conference Championship|
|2017||1st AFC West||10-6-0||Lost Wild Card Playoffs|
|2016||1st AFC West||12-4-0||Lost Divisional Playoffs|
|2015||2nd AFC West||11-5-0||Lost Divisional Playoffs|
|2014||2nd AFC West||9-7-0||Did not qualify|
|2013||2nd AFC West||11-5-0||Lost Wild Card Playoffs|
|2012||4th AFC West||2-14-0||Did not qualify|
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The Kansas City Chiefs have been enjoying one of the best runs of form for NFL playoff appearances since 2015. They have 7 consecutive playoff appearances since 2015 and have even made it to the Super Bowl twice during this time. The Chiefs won their last Super Bowl in the 2019-20 season when they went against the San Francisco 49ers.
To date, the Kansas City Chiefs have won 2 Super Bowls, 2 Conference Championships, and 12 Divisional Championships (post the NFL-AFL merger). The Chiefs are also holding a streak of winning the AFC West Divisional Championship for 6 consecutive seasons since 2016.
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The iconic symbol of the Kansas City Chiefs logo is an arrowhead, often drawn as a thin black and white outline, with the letters placed on top. The logo is an ode to Native American history as it represents an arrow, symbolic to the Native American culture.
The Kansas City Chiefs home stadium is officially called the G.E.H.A. field at Arrowhead Stadium. The stadium is a part of the Tuman Sports complex adjacent to the Kauffman Stadium (home of the Kansas City Royals MLB team). The facility is located at Kansas City, Missouri and being the largest stadium in the State, it is also scheduled to host FIFA World Cup 2026 matches.
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Kansas City Chiefs owner Clark Hunt has an approximate net worth of around $15.3 billion. The Chiefs was founded by his father and he expanded the business along with his net worth. He has three children and his eldest daughter Gracie Hunt is an heiress to the Kansas City Chiefs.
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The Kansas City Chiefs’ motto is “Good Times. Let’s Do it Again”. Fans also shout out ‘Chiefs’ to intimidate opposition teams during matches. The Chiefs have also incorporated another slogan, ‘Run it Back’ as a motivation to the team.
You can stream any Kansas City Chiefs game on the Kansas City Chiefs app or the NFL Game Pass app. Cowboys games are also streamed on FOX Sports, or ESPN or CBS.
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