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1989 Kansas City Chiefs

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8-7-1, Finished 2nd in AFC West Division  · 1989 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 2.0, Offense: -0.1, Defense: 2.1, SoS: -0.0, avg is 0.0.

Scored 318 points (19.9/g), 17th of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 286 points (17.9/g), 8th.
 Differential of 32 points (2.0/g), 12th.  Expected W-L: 9.0-7.0.

Coach: Marty Schottenheimer (8-7-1)
 Offensive Coordinator: Joe Pendry
 Defensive Coordinator: Bill Cowher
 Other Notable Asst.: Tony Dungy (Defensive Backs)

Stadium: Arrowhead Stadium
 Training Camp: William Jewell College (Liberty, Missouri)

Starters

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Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Steve DeBerg 35 11 10 196 for 324, 2,529 yards, 11 td, 16 int, & 14 rushes for -8 yards and 0 td Dallas Cowboys / 10th / 275th pick / 1977
RB Herman Heard 28 5 10 63 rushes for 216 yards, 0 td, & 25 catches for 246 yards and 1 td Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 61st pick / 1984
FB Christian Okoye*+ 28 2 14 370 rushes for 1,480 yards, 12 td, & 2 catches for 12 yards and 0 td Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 35th pick / 1987
WR Pete Mandley 28 5 12 35 catches for 476 yards, 1 td, & 2 rushes for 1 yards and 0 td Detroit Lions / 2nd / 47th pick / 1984
WR Stephone Paige 28 6 12 44 catches for 759 yards, 2 td
TE Jonathan Hayes 27 4 16 18 catches for 229 yards, 2 td Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 41st pick / 1985
LT John Alt 27 5 16 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 21st pick / 1984
LG Mark Adickes 28 3 11 1 fumble recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 5th pick / 1984 Supp
C Mike Webster 37 15 16 Pittsburgh Steelers / 5th / 125th pick / 1974
RG Dave Lutz 30 6 16 1 fumble recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 34th pick / 1983
RT Irv Eatman 28 3 13 1 fumble recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 8th / 204th pick / 1983
 Defensive Starters
LDE Neil Smith 23 1 15 6.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 2nd pick / 1988
NT Bill Maas 27 5 10 0.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 5th pick / 1984
RDE Leonard Griffin 27 3 11 6.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 63rd pick / 1986
LOLB Chris Martin 29 6 16 4.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered
LILB Walker Lee Ashley 29 6 15 0.0 sacks, 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Minnesota Vikings / 3rd / 73rd pick / 1983
RILB Dino Hackett 25 3 13 0.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 35th pick / 1986
ROLB Derrick Thomas* 22 Rook 16 10.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 4th pick / 1989
LCB Albert Lewis*+ 29 6 16 1.0 sacks, 4 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 61st pick / 1983
RCB Kevin Ross* 27 5 13 0.0 sacks, 4 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 7th / 173rd pick / 1984
SS Kevin Porter 23 1 16 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 59th pick / 1988
FS Deron Cherry 30 8 15 1.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered
 Special Teams Starters
K Nick Lowery 33 11 0 24 of 33 field goals & 34 of 35 extra points
P Kelly Goodburn 27 2 0 67 punts for a 40.1 average, 0 blocked
PR Pete Mandley 28 5 12 19 punt returns for a 7.9 average and 0 td Detroit Lions / 2nd / 47th pick / 1984
KR Danny Copeland 23 Rook 0 26 kick returns for a 17.9 average and 0 td Cleveland Browns / 9th / 244th pick / 1988

Roster

No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
61 Mark Adickes 28 LG 16 11 278 6-4 Baylor 4/22/1961 3 5 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 5th pick / 1984 Supp
32 Tommie Agee 25 9 0 225 6-0 Auburn 2/22/1964 1 0 Seattle Seahawks / 5th / 119th pick / 1987
76 John Alt 27 LT 16 16 298 6-8 Iowa 5/30/1962 5 7 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 21st pick / 1984
54 Walker Lee Ashley 29 LILB 16 15 234 6-0 Penn St. 7/28/1960 6 8 Minnesota Vikings / 3rd / 73rd pick / 1983
77 Rich Baldinger 30 LG 16 8 285 6-4 Wake Forest 12/31/1959 7 4 New York Giants / 10th / 270th pick / 1982
80 Lew Barnes 27 2 0 163 5-8 Oregon 12/27/1962 3 0 Chicago Bears / 5th / 138th pick / 1986
99 Mike Bell 32 rde 15 6 255 6-4 Colorado St. 8/30/1957 10 4 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 2nd pick / 1979
34 Lloyd Burruss 32 db 9 1 204 6-0 Maryland 10/31/1957 8 1 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 78th pick / 1981
70 Mark Cannon 27 11 0 258 6-3 Texas-Arlington 6/14/1962 5 1 Green Bay Packers / 11th / 294th pick / 1984
30 Paul Ott Carruth 28 rb 2 1 220 6-1 Alabama 7/22/1961 3 0
88 Carlos Carson 31 wr 7 3 180 5-11 LSU 12/28/1958 9 1 Kansas City Chiefs / 5th / 114th pick / 1980
20 Deron Cherry 30 FS 15 15 197 5-11 Rutgers 9/12/1959 8 7
62 Gene Chilton 25 16 0 281 6-3 Texas 3/27/1964 3 1 St. Louis Cardinals / 3rd / 59th pick / 1986
95 Bruce Clark 31 11 0 273 6-3 Penn St. 3/31/1958 7 1 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 4th pick / 1980
55 Louis Cooper 26 16 0 240 6-2 West. Carolina 8/5/1963 4 2 Seattle Seahawks / 11th / 305th pick / 1985
25 Danny Copeland 23 KR 16 0 210 6-2 East. Kentucky 1/24/1966 Rook 0 Cleveland Browns / 9th / 244th pick / 1988
17 Steve DeBerg 35 QB 12 10 210 6-3 San Jose St. 1/19/1954 11 8 Dallas Cowboys / 10th / 275th pick / 1977
82 Chris Dressel 28 7 0 238 6-4 Stanford 2/7/1961 6 1 Houston Oilers / 3rd / 69th pick / 1983
75 Irv Eatman 28 RT 13 13 293 6-7 UCLA 1/1/1961 3 6 Kansas City Chiefs / 8th / 204th pick / 1983
10 Mike Elkins 23 1 0 221 6-3 Wake Forest 7/20/1966 Rook 0 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 32nd pick / 1989
22 Kenny Gamble 24 2 0 197 5-10 Colgate 3/8/1965 1 0 Kansas City Chiefs / 10th / 251st pick / 1988
2 Kelly Goodburn 27 P 16 0 195 6-2 Emporia St.,Iowa St. 4/14/1962 2 2
98 Leonard Griffin 27 RDE 16 11 268 6-4 Grambling St. 9/22/1962 3 6 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 63rd pick / 1986
56 Dino Hackett 25 RILB 13 13 228 6-3 Appalachian St. 6/28/1964 3 7 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 35th pick / 1986
73 Michael Harris 23 3 0 306 6-4 Grambling St. 8/30/1966 Rook 0
86 Emile Harry 26 wr 16 6 175 5-11 Stanford 4/5/1963 3 4 Atlanta Falcons / 4th / 89th pick / 1985
59 Stacy Harvey 24 9 0 245 6-4 Arizona St. 3/8/1965 Rook 1
85 Jonathan Hayes 27 TE 16 16 248 6-5 Iowa 8/11/1962 4 2 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 41st pick / 1985
44 Herman Heard 28 RB 16 10 184 5-10 Fort Lewis,Southern Colorado 11/24/1961 5 4 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 61st pick / 1984
41 Kenny Hill 31 8 0 194 6-0 Yale 7/25/1958 8 1 Oakland Raiders / 8th / 194th pick / 1980
7 Ron Jaworski 38 qb 6 3 196 6-2 Youngstown St. 3/23/1951 15 1 Los Angeles Rams / 2nd / 37th pick / 1973
51 Mike Junkin 25 5 0 241 6-3 Duke 11/21/1964 2 0 Cleveland Browns / 1st / 5th pick / 1987
29 Albert Lewis*+ 29 LCB 16 16 196 6-2 Grambling St. 10/6/1960 6 18 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 61st pick / 1983
8 Nick Lowery 33 K 16 0 215 6-4 Dartmouth 5/27/1956 11 3
72 Dave Lutz 30 RG 16 16 305 6-6 Georgia Tech 12/20/1959 6 7 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 34th pick / 1983
63 Bill Maas 27 NT 10 10 271 6-5 Pittsburgh 3/2/1962 5 6 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 5th pick / 1984
89 Pete Mandley 28 PR 13 12 191 5-10 Northern Arizona 7/29/1961 5 5 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 47th pick / 1984
57 Chris Martin 29 LOLB 16 16 236 6-2 Auburn 12/19/1960 6 9
50 Rob McGovern 23 lb 16 2 225 6-2 Holy Cross 10/1/1966 Rook 2 Kansas City Chiefs / 10th / 255th pick / 1989
48 Todd McNair 24 14 0 202 6-1 Temple 10/7/1965 Rook 4 Kansas City Chiefs / 8th / 220th pick / 1989
69 Greg Meisner 30 12 0 257 6-3 Pittsburgh 4/23/1959 8 1 Los Angeles Rams / 3rd / 63rd pick / 1981
68 Mike Morris 28 5 0 276 6-5 Truman St. 2/22/1961 2 0
35 Christian Okoye*+ 28 FB 15 14 253 6-1 Azusa Pacific 8/16/1961 2 10 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 35th pick / 1987
83 Stephone Paige 28 WR 14 12 184 6-2 Fresno St. 10/15/1961 6 7
24 J.C. Pearson 26 db 16 3 187 5-11 Cal Poly-Pomona,Washington 8/17/1963 3 2
11 Steve Pelluer 27 qb 5 3 209 6-4 Washington 7/29/1962 5 2 Dallas Cowboys / 5th / 113th pick / 1984
45 Stan Petry 23 16 0 174 5-11 TCU 8/14/1966 Rook 1 Kansas City Chiefs / 4th / 88th pick / 1989
27 Kevin Porter 23 SS 16 16 215 5-10 Auburn 4/11/1966 1 6 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 59th pick / 1988
87 Alfredo Roberts 24 te 16 2 250 6-3 Miami (FL) 3/1/1965 1 1 Kansas City Chiefs / 8th / 197th pick / 1988
31 Kevin Ross* 27 RCB 15 13 185 5-9 Temple 1/16/1962 5 10 Kansas City Chiefs / 7th / 173rd pick / 1984
97 Dan Saleaumua 25 NT 16 8 305 6-0 Arizona St. 11/25/1964 2 7 Detroit Lions / 7th / 175th pick / 1987
21 James Saxon 23 fb 16 2 237 5-11 San Jose St. 3/23/1966 1 2 Kansas City Chiefs / 6th / 139th pick / 1988
90 Neil Smith 23 LDE 15 15 270 6-4 Nebraska 4/10/1966 1 9 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 2nd pick / 1988
52 Angelo Snipes 26 2 0 222 6-0 West Georgia 1/11/1963 3 0
58 Derrick Thomas* 22 ROLB 16 16 243 6-3 Alabama 1/1/1967 Rook 12 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 4th pick / 1989
81 Robb Thomas 23 wr 8 1 175 5-11 Oregon St. 3/29/1966 Rook 1 Kansas City Chiefs / 6th / 143rd pick / 1989
80 Clarence Weathers 27 11 0 170 5-9 Delaware St. 1/10/1962 6 2
53 Mike Webster 37 C 16 16 255 6-1 Wisconsin 3/18/1952 15 7 Pittsburgh Steelers / 5th / 125th pick / 1974
84 Naz Worthen 23 wr 10 1 177 5-8 North Carolina St. 3/27/1966 Rook 1 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 60th pick / 1989
Team Total 27.2 16 229.2 6-1.6 4.2