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1991 Kansas City Chiefs

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10-6-0, AFC West Division  · 1991 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total 6.4, Offense: 1.8, Defense: 4.5, SoS: 2.0, avg is 0.0.

Scored 322 points (20.1/g), 10th of 28 in the NFL. Allowed 252 points (15.8/g), 7th.
 Differential of 70 points (4.4/g), 6th.  Expected W-L: 10.3-5.7.

Coach: Marty Schottenheimer (10-6-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Joe Pendry
 Defensive Coordinator: Bill Cowher
 Other Notable Asst.: Tony Dungy (Defensive Backs) and Herman Edwards (Scout)

Stadium: Arrowhead Stadium
 Training Camp: UW River Falls (River Falls, Wisconsin)

Starters

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),Hide Non-primary Starters
Pos Age Yrs GS Summary of Player Stats Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
 Offensive Starters
QB Steve DeBerg 37 13 15 256 for 434, 2,965 yards, 17 td, 14 int, & 21 rushes for -15 yards and 0 td Dallas Cowboys / 10th / 275th pick / 1977
RB Barry Word 28 4 3 160 rushes for 684 yards, 4 td, & 2 catches for 13 yards and 0 td New Orleans Saints / 3rd / 62nd pick / 1986
FB Christian Okoye* 30 4 12 225 rushes for 1,031 yards, 9 td, & 3 catches for 34 yards and 0 td Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 35th pick / 1987
WR Tim Barnett 23 Rook 8 41 catches for 564 yards, 5 td Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 77th pick / 1991
WR Robb Thomas 25 2 12 43 catches for 495 yards, 1 td Kansas City Chiefs / 6th / 143rd pick / 1989
TE Jonathan Hayes 29 6 16 19 catches for 208 yards, 2 td Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 41st pick / 1985
LT John Alt 29 7 16 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 21st pick / 1984
LG Dave Szott 24 1 16 1 fumble recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 7th / 180th pick / 1990
C Tim Grunhard 23 1 16 1 fumble recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 40th pick / 1990
RG Dave Lutz 32 8 16 1 fumble recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 34th pick / 1983
RT Rich Baldinger 32 9 15 1 fumble recovered New York Giants / 10th / 270th pick / 1982
 Defensive Starters
LDE Neil Smith* 25 3 16 8.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 2nd pick / 1988
NT Dan Saleaumua 27 4 16 1.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Detroit Lions / 7th / 175th pick / 1987
RDE Bill Maas 29 7 16 4.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 5th pick / 1984
LOLB Chris Martin 31 8 15 5.0 sacks, 1 interception, 1 fumble recovered
LILB Tracy Simien 24 2 12 2.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered
RILB Dino Hackett 27 5 14 1.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 35th pick / 1986
ROLB Derrick Thomas*+ 24 2 15 13.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 4 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 4th pick / 1989
LCB J.C. Pearson 28 5 12 1.0 sacks, 3 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered
RCB Kevin Ross 29 7 13 0.0 sacks, 1 interception, 1 fumble recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 7th / 173rd pick / 1984
SS Kevin Porter 25 3 15 1.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 59th pick / 1988
FS Deron Cherry 32 10 15 0.0 sacks, 4 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered
 Special Teams Starters
K Nick Lowery 35 13 0 25 of 30 field goals & 35 of 35 extra points
P Bryan Barker 27 1 0 57 punts for a 40.4 average, 0 blocked
PR Troy Stradford 27 4 0 22 punt returns for a 6.8 average and 0 td Miami Dolphins / 4th / 99th pick / 1987
KR Harvey Williams 24 Rook 1 24 kick returns for a 21.8 average and 0 td Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 21st pick / 1991

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
76 John Alt 29 LT 16 16 298 6-8 Iowa 5/30/1962 7 10 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 21st pick / 1984
38 Kimble Anders 25 2 0 225 5-11 Houston 9/10/1966 Rook 0
77 Rich Baldinger 32 RT 16 15 285 6-4 Wake Forest 12/31/1959 9 10 New York Giants / 10th / 270th pick / 1982
4 Bryan Barker 27 P 16 0 202 6-1 Santa Clara 6/28/1964 1 2
82 Tim Barnett 23 WR 16 8 209 6-1 Jackson St. 4/19/1968 Rook 7 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 77th pick / 1991
40 Billy Bell 30 db 8 1 170 5-10 Lamar 1/16/1961 2 1
99 Mike Bell 34 3 0 255 6-4 Colorado St. 8/30/1957 12 0 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 2nd pick / 1979
88 J.J. Birden 26 15 0 170 5-9 Oregon 6/16/1965 1 6 Cleveland Browns / 8th / 216th pick / 1988
34 Lloyd Burruss 34 db 16 3 204 6-0 Maryland 10/31/1957 10 3 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 78th pick / 1981
20 Deron Cherry 32 FS 16 15 197 5-11 Rutgers 9/12/1959 10 7
84 Willie Davis 24 1 0 180 6-0 Central Arkansas 10/10/1967 Rook 0
17 Steve DeBerg 37 QB 16 15 210 6-3 San Jose St. 1/19/1954 13 12 Dallas Cowboys / 10th / 275th pick / 1977
39 Eric Everett 25 11 0 165 5-10 Texas Tech 7/13/1966 3 1 Philadelphia Eagles / 5th / 122nd pick / 1988
74 Derrick Graham 24 g 16 1 310 6-4 Appalachian St. 3/18/1967 1 2 Kansas City Chiefs / 5th / 124th pick / 1990
98 Leonard Griffin 29 de 16 2 268 6-4 Grambling St. 9/22/1962 5 2 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 63rd pick / 1986
61 Tim Grunhard 23 C 16 16 311 6-2 Notre Dame 5/17/1968 1 10 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 40th pick / 1990
56 Dino Hackett 27 RILB 16 14 228 6-3 Appalachian St. 6/28/1964 5 6 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 35th pick / 1986
86 Emile Harry 28 wr 12 8 175 5-11 Stanford 4/5/1963 5 5 Atlanta Falcons / 4th / 89th pick / 1985
85 Jonathan Hayes 29 TE 16 16 248 6-5 Iowa 8/11/1962 6 2 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 41st pick / 1985
89 Pete Holohan 32 te 16 3 237 6-4 Notre Dame 7/25/1959 10 1 San Diego Chargers / 7th / 189th pick / 1981
43 Bill Jones 25 RB 15 14 228 5-11 SMU,Texas St. 9/10/1966 1 1 Kansas City Chiefs / 12th / 311th pick / 1989
80 Fred Jones 24 11 0 175 5-9 Grambling St. 3/6/1967 1 1 Kansas City Chiefs / 4th / 96th pick / 1990
29 Albert Lewis 31 lcb 8 6 196 6-2 Grambling St. 10/6/1960 8 3 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 61st pick / 1983
8 Nick Lowery 35 K 16 0 215 6-4 Dartmouth 5/27/1956 13 4
72 Dave Lutz 32 RG 16 16 305 6-6 Georgia Tech 12/20/1959 8 10 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 34th pick / 1983
63 Bill Maas 29 RDE 16 16 271 6-5 Pittsburgh 3/2/1962 7 8 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 5th pick / 1984
57 Chris Martin 31 LOLB 16 15 236 6-2 Auburn 12/19/1960 8 8
51 Lonnie Marts 23 lb 16 2 246 6-2 Tulane 11/10/1968 Rook 2
48 Todd McNair 26 14 0 202 6-1 Temple 10/7/1965 2 5 Kansas City Chiefs / 8th / 220th pick / 1989
35 Christian Okoye* 30 FB 14 12 253 6-1 Azusa Pacific 8/16/1961 4 9 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 35th pick / 1987
83 Stephone Paige 30 wr 3 2 184 6-2 Fresno St. 10/15/1961 8 1
41 Anthony Parker 25 2 0 181 5-10 Arizona St. 2/11/1966 2 0
24 J.C. Pearson 28 LCB 15 12 187 5-11 Cal Poly-Pomona,Washington 8/17/1963 5 6
45 Stan Petry 25 2 0 174 5-11 TCU 8/14/1966 2 0 Kansas City Chiefs / 4th / 88th pick / 1989
27 Kevin Porter 25 SS 16 15 215 5-10 Auburn 4/11/1966 3 6 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 59th pick / 1988
55 Ervin Randle 29 lb 12 1 250 6-1 Baylor 10/12/1962 6 1 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 3rd / 64th pick / 1985
52 Tracy Rogers 24 lb 10 1 244 6-2 Fresno St. 8/13/1967 1 1 Houston Oilers / 7th / 190th pick / 1989
31 Kevin Ross 29 RCB 14 13 185 5-9 Temple 1/16/1962 7 6 Kansas City Chiefs / 7th / 173rd pick / 1984
87 Troy Sadowski 26 te 14 1 255 6-5 Georgia 12/8/1965 1 0 Atlanta Falcons / 6th / 145th pick / 1989
97 Dan Saleaumua 27 NT 16 16 305 6-0 Arizona St. 11/25/1964 4 8 Detroit Lions / 7th / 175th pick / 1987
21 James Saxon 25 16 0 237 5-11 San Jose St. 3/23/1966 3 1 Kansas City Chiefs / 6th / 139th pick / 1988
54 Tracy Simien 24 LILB 15 12 252 6-1 TCU 5/21/1967 2 6
95 Tom Sims 24 14 0 291 6-2 West. Michigan,Pittsburgh 4/18/1967 Rook 1 Kansas City Chiefs / 6th / 152nd pick / 1990
90 Neil Smith* 25 LDE 16 16 270 6-4 Nebraska 4/10/1966 3 11 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 2nd pick / 1988
25 Troy Stradford 27 PR 10 0 191 5-9 Boston Col. 9/11/1964 4 1 Miami Dolphins / 4th / 99th pick / 1987
67 Pat Swoopes 27 4 0 280 6-4 Mississippi St. 3/4/1964 4 0 New Orleans Saints / 11th / 284th pick / 1986
79 Dave Szott 24 LG 16 16 289 6-4 Penn St. 12/12/1967 1 10 Kansas City Chiefs / 7th / 180th pick / 1990
58 Derrick Thomas*+ 24 ROLB 16 15 243 6-3 Alabama 1/1/1967 2 17 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 4th pick / 1989
81 Robb Thomas 25 WR 15 12 175 5-11 Oregon St. 3/29/1966 2 6 Kansas City Chiefs / 6th / 143rd pick / 1989
13 Mark Vlasic 28 qb 6 1 205 6-3 Iowa 10/25/1963 4 1 San Diego Chargers / 4th / 88th pick / 1987
46 Charles Washington 25 db 16 1 212 6-1 Texas,Cameron 10/8/1966 2 2 Indianapolis Colts / 7th / 185th pick / 1989
44 Harvey Williams 24 KR 14 1 226 6-2 LSU 4/22/1967 Rook 5 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 21st pick / 1991
65 Frank Winters 27 16 0 291 6-3 West. Illinois 1/23/1964 4 2 Cleveland Browns / 10th / 276th pick / 1987
23 Barry Word 28 RB 16 3 242 6-2 Virginia 1/17/1963 4 6 New Orleans Saints / 3rd / 62nd pick / 1986
Team Total 27.3 16 230.1 6-1.4 4.1