The 54-year-old Dayton Moore presided over one of the most remarkable turnarounds in baseball history, leading the long-suffering Royals from a team that regularly lost 100 games upon his 2006 arrival to one that reached consecutive World Series.
Chiefs safety Tyrann Mathieu was added to the active roster from the COVID-19 list on Saturday, and the three-time All-Pro was listed as questionable for Kansas City’s regular-season opener against the Cleveland Browns.
Lyndsey Morales, an eight year-old second grader from Skyline elementary school, had a special assembly held in her honor on Friday attended by all the students in the school system to show their support for her fight against Stage IV kidney cancer.
The Browns are on their way back to Kansas City’s rowdy Arrowhead Stadium, where Cleveland’s 2020 season ended with a divisional-round playoff loss and where its 2021 season — one with Super Bowl hopes — starts.
A second-year freshman from nearby Lake Travis, Card has heard plenty about the bygone days of the old Southwest Conference, the rivalry with Arkansas, and the “Game of the Century” — the No. 1 vs. No. 2 matchup in 1969 also known as “The Big Shootout” — that set up a Longhorns national championship.
Hamlin won for the first time this season after entering the week seeded seventh in the 16-driver postseason field and vowing if he kept running strongly up front, he’d reach Victory Lane before the year ended.