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1990 Kansas City Chiefs

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11-5-0, Finished 2nd in AFC West Division  · 1990 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 6.7, Offense: 2.7, Defense: 4.1, SoS: -0.3, avg is 0.0.

Scored 369 points (23.1/g), 6th of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 257 points (16.1/g), 5th.
 Differential of 112 points (7.0/g), 4th.  Expected W-L: 11.2-4.8.

Coach: Marty Schottenheimer (11-5-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Joe Pendry
 Defensive Coordinator: Bill Cowher
 Other Notable Asst.: Tony Dungy (Defensive Backs) and Herman Edwards (Scout)

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 36 12 16 258 for 444, 3,444 yards, 23 td, 4 int, & 21 rushes for -5 yards and 0 td Dallas Cowboys / 10th / 275th pick / 1977
RB Barry Word 27 3 3 204 rushes for 1,015 yards, 4 td, & 4 catches for 28 yards and 0 td New Orleans Saints / 3rd / 62nd pick / 1986
FB Christian Okoye 29 3 13 245 rushes for 805 yards, 7 td, & 4 catches for 23 yards and 0 td Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 35th pick / 1987
WR Stephone Paige 29 7 16 65 catches for 1,021 yards, 5 td
WR Robb Thomas 24 1 12 41 catches for 545 yards, 4 td Kansas City Chiefs / 6th / 143rd pick / 1989
TE Alfredo Roberts 25 2 13 11 catches for 119 yards, 0 td Kansas City Chiefs / 8th / 197th pick / 1988
LT John Alt 28 6 16 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 21st pick / 1984
LG Dave Szott 23 Rook 11 1 fumble recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 7th / 180th pick / 1990
C Tim Grunhard 22 Rook 9 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 40th pick / 1990
RG Dave Lutz 31 7 15 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 34th pick / 1983
RT Rich Baldinger 31 8 16 1 fumble recovered New York Giants / 10th / 270th pick / 1982
 Defensive Starters
LDE Neil Smith 24 2 15 9.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 2nd pick / 1988
NT Dan Saleaumua 26 3 16 7.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 6 fumbles recovered Detroit Lions / 7th / 175th pick / 1987
RDE Bill Maas 28 6 15 5.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 5th pick / 1984
LOLB Chris Martin 30 7 16 5.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 4 fumbles recovered
LILB Percy Snow 23 Rook 14 2.0 sacks, 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 13th pick / 1990
RILB Dino Hackett 26 4 15 3.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 35th pick / 1986
ROLB Derrick Thomas*+ 23 1 15 20.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 4th pick / 1989
LCB Albert Lewis*+ 30 7 14 0.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 61st pick / 1983
RCB Kevin Ross* 28 6 15 0.0 sacks, 5 interceptions, 3 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 7th / 173rd pick / 1984
SS Kevin Porter 24 2 14 0.0 sacks, 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 59th pick / 1988
FS Jeff Donaldson 28 6 9 0.0 sacks, 3 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Houston Oilers / 9th / 226th pick / 1984
 Special Teams Starters
K Nick Lowery*+ 34 12 0 34 of 37 field goals & 37 of 38 extra points
P Bryan Barker 26 Rook 0 64 punts for a 38.7 average, 0 blocked
PR Naz Worthen 24 1 0 25 punt returns for a 7.2 average and 0 td Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 60th pick / 1989
KR Todd McNair 25 1 1 14 kick returns for a 16.2 average and 0 td Kansas City Chiefs / 8th / 220th pick / 1989

Roster

No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
76 John Alt 28 LT 16 16 298 6-8 Iowa 5/30/1962 6 13 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 21st pick / 1984
77 Rich Baldinger 31 RT 16 16 285 6-4 Wake Forest 12/31/1959 8 8 New York Giants / 10th / 270th pick / 1982
4 Bryan Barker 26 P 13 0 202 6-1 Santa Clara 6/28/1964 Rook 1
99 Mike Bell 33 de 16 2 255 6-4 Colorado St. 8/30/1957 11 2 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 2nd pick / 1979
88 J.J. Birden 25 11 0 170 5-9 Oregon 6/16/1965 Rook 3 Cleveland Browns / 8th / 216th pick / 1988
34 Lloyd Burruss 33 db 16 1 204 6-0 Maryland 10/31/1957 9 2 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 78th pick / 1981
20 Deron Cherry 31 fs 9 6 197 5-11 Rutgers 9/12/1959 9 3
55 Louis Cooper 27 16 0 240 6-2 West. Carolina 8/5/1963 5 1 Seattle Seahawks / 11th / 305th pick / 1985
25 Danny Copeland 24 14 0 210 6-2 East. Kentucky 1/24/1966 1 1 Cleveland Browns / 9th / 244th pick / 1988
17 Steve DeBerg 36 QB 16 16 210 6-3 San Jose St. 1/19/1954 12 12 Dallas Cowboys / 10th / 275th pick / 1977
42 Jeff Donaldson 28 FS 16 9 192 6-0 Colorado 4/19/1962 6 4 Houston Oilers / 9th / 226th pick / 1984
75 Irv Eatman 29 12 0 293 6-7 UCLA 1/1/1961 4 1 Kansas City Chiefs / 8th / 204th pick / 1983
48 Kenny Gamble 25 1 0 197 5-10 Colgate 3/8/1965 2 0 Kansas City Chiefs / 10th / 251st pick / 1988
2 Kelly Goodburn 28 3 0 195 6-2 Emporia St.,Iowa St. 4/14/1962 3 0
74 Derrick Graham 23 6 0 310 6-4 Appalachian St. 3/18/1967 Rook 1 Kansas City Chiefs / 5th / 124th pick / 1990
98 Leonard Griffin 28 de 16 2 268 6-4 Grambling St. 9/22/1962 4 2 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 63rd pick / 1986
61 Tim Grunhard 22 C 14 9 311 6-2 Notre Dame 5/17/1968 Rook 5 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 40th pick / 1990
56 Dino Hackett 26 RILB 16 15 228 6-3 Appalachian St. 6/28/1964 4 8 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 35th pick / 1986
86 Emile Harry 27 wr 16 1 175 5-11 Stanford 4/5/1963 4 5 Atlanta Falcons / 4th / 89th pick / 1985
85 Jonathan Hayes 28 TE 12 11 248 6-5 Iowa 8/11/1962 5 1 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 41st pick / 1985
43 Bill Jones 24 rb 16 5 228 5-11 SMU,Texas St. 9/10/1966 Rook 2 Kansas City Chiefs / 12th / 311th pick / 1989
80 Fred Jones 23 6 0 175 5-9 Grambling St. 3/6/1967 Rook 0 Kansas City Chiefs / 4th / 96th pick / 1990
29 Albert Lewis*+ 30 LCB 15 14 196 6-2 Grambling St. 10/6/1960 7 14 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 61st pick / 1983
8 Nick Lowery*+ 34 K 16 0 215 6-4 Dartmouth 5/27/1956 12 6
72 Dave Lutz 31 RG 16 15 305 6-6 Georgia Tech 12/20/1959 7 8 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 34th pick / 1983
63 Bill Maas 28 RDE 16 15 271 6-5 Pittsburgh 3/2/1962 6 8 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 5th pick / 1984
89 Pete Mandley 29 wr 5 2 191 5-10 Northern Arizona 7/29/1961 6 1 Detroit Lions / 2nd / 47th pick / 1984
57 Chris Martin 30 LOLB 16 16 236 6-2 Auburn 12/19/1960 7 9
50 Rob McGovern 24 11 0 225 6-2 Holy Cross 10/1/1966 1 1 Kansas City Chiefs / 10th / 255th pick / 1989
48 Todd McNair 25 KR 15 1 202 6-1 Temple 10/7/1965 1 5 Kansas City Chiefs / 8th / 220th pick / 1989
69 Greg Meisner 31 16 0 257 6-3 Pittsburgh 4/23/1959 9 1 Los Angeles Rams / 3rd / 63rd pick / 1981
35 Christian Okoye 29 FB 14 13 253 6-1 Azusa Pacific 8/16/1961 3 4 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 35th pick / 1987
83 Stephone Paige 29 WR 16 16 184 6-2 Fresno St. 10/15/1961 7 10
24 J.C. Pearson 27 lcb 16 5 187 5-11 Cal Poly-Pomona,Washington 8/17/1963 4 3
11 Steve Pelluer 28 13 0 209 6-4 Washington 7/29/1962 6 0 Dallas Cowboys / 5th / 113th pick / 1984
45 Stan Petry 24 db 16 2 174 5-11 TCU 8/14/1966 1 2 Kansas City Chiefs / 4th / 88th pick / 1989
27 Kevin Porter 24 SS 16 14 215 5-10 Auburn 4/11/1966 2 5 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 59th pick / 1988
87 Alfredo Roberts 25 TE 16 13 250 6-3 Miami (FL) 3/1/1965 2 1 Kansas City Chiefs / 8th / 197th pick / 1988
52 Tracy Rogers 23 10 0 244 6-2 Fresno St. 8/13/1967 Rook 1 Houston Oilers / 7th / 190th pick / 1989
31 Kevin Ross* 28 RCB 16 15 185 5-9 Temple 1/16/1962 6 12 Kansas City Chiefs / 7th / 173rd pick / 1984
97 Dan Saleaumua 26 NT 16 16 305 6-0 Arizona St. 11/25/1964 3 10 Detroit Lions / 7th / 175th pick / 1987
21 James Saxon 24 6 0 237 5-11 San Jose St. 3/23/1966 2 0 Kansas City Chiefs / 6th / 139th pick / 1988
90 Neil Smith 24 LDE 16 15 270 6-4 Nebraska 4/10/1966 2 8 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 2nd pick / 1988
59 Percy Snow 23 LILB 15 14 248 6-2 Michigan St. 11/5/1967 Rook 7 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 13th pick / 1990
79 Dave Szott 23 LG 16 11 289 6-4 Penn St. 12/12/1967 Rook 6 Kansas City Chiefs / 7th / 180th pick / 1990
58 Derrick Thomas*+ 23 ROLB 15 15 243 6-3 Alabama 1/1/1967 1 18 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 4th pick / 1989
81 Robb Thomas 24 WR 16 12 175 5-11 Oregon St. 3/29/1966 1 5 Kansas City Chiefs / 6th / 143rd pick / 1989
46 Charles Washington 24 6 0 212 6-1 Texas,Cameron 10/8/1966 1 0 Indianapolis Colts / 7th / 185th pick / 1989
53 Mike Webster 38 c 9 7 255 6-1 Wisconsin 3/18/1952 16 4 Pittsburgh Steelers / 5th / 125th pick / 1974
82 Danta Whitaker 26 te 16 3 252 6-4 Miss. Valley St. 3/14/1964 Rook 0 New York Giants / 7th / 186th pick / 1988
65 Frank Winters 26 lg 16 6 291 6-3 West. Illinois 1/23/1964 3 4 Cleveland Browns / 10th / 276th pick / 1987
23 Barry Word 27 RB 16 3 242 6-2 Virginia 1/17/1963 3 8 New Orleans Saints / 3rd / 62nd pick / 1986
84 Naz Worthen 24 PR 9 0 177 5-8 North Carolina St. 3/27/1966 1 0 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 60th pick / 1989
Team Total 27.1 16 231.8 6-1.6 4.0