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2008 Kansas City Chiefs

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2-14-0, Finished 4th in AFC West Division  · 2008 NFL Season Summary
 SRS: Total -9.2, Offense: -3.9, Defense: -5.3, SoS: 0.1, avg is 0.0.

Scored 291 points (18.2/g), 26th of 32 in the NFL. Allowed 440 points (27.5/g), 29th.
 Differential of -149 points (-9.3/g), 29th.  Expected W-L: 4.4-11.6.

Coach: Herman Edwards (2-14-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Chan Gailey
 Defensive Coordinator: Gunther Cunningham

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 Tyler Thigpen 24 1 11 230 for 420, 2,608 yards, 18 td, 12 int, & 62 rushes for 386 yards and 3 td Minnesota Vikings / 7th / 217th pick / 2007
RB Larry Johnson 29 5 12 193 rushes for 874 yards, 5 td, & 12 catches for 74 yards and 0 td Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 27th pick / 2003
WR Dwayne Bowe 24 1 16 86 catches for 1,022 yards, 7 td Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 23rd pick / 2007
WR Devard Darling 26 4 9 17 catches for 247 yards, 1 td Baltimore Ravens / 3rd / 82nd pick / 2004
TE Brad Cottam 24 Rook 7 7 catches for 63 yards, 0 td Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 76th pick / 2008
TE Tony Gonzalez*+ 32 11 16 96 catches for 1,058 yards, 10 td Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 13th pick / 1997
LT Branden Albert 24 Rook 15 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 15th pick / 2008
LG Brian Waters* 31 8 16
C Rudy Niswanger 26 2 15
RG Adrian Jones 27 4 10 New York Jets / 4th / 132nd pick / 2004
RT Damion McIntosh 31 8 16 1 fumble recovered San Diego Chargers / 3rd / 83rd pick / 2000
 Defensive Starters
LDE Turk McBride 23 1 9 0.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 54th pick / 2007
LDT Tank Tyler 23 1 16 0.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 82nd pick / 2007
RDT Glenn Dorsey 23 Rook 16 1.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 5th pick / 2008
RDE Tamba Hali 25 2 15 3.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 20th pick / 2006
LLB Demorrio Williams 28 4 9 0.0 sacks, 0 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Atlanta Falcons / 4th / 101st pick / 2004
MLB Pat Thomas 25 3 9 0.5 sacks, 0 interceptions, 0 fumbles recovered Jacksonville Jaguars / 6th / 194th pick / 2005
RLB Derrick Johnson 26 3 14 1.5 sacks, 1 interception, 0 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 15th pick / 2005
LCB Brandon Carr 22 Rook 16 0.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 5th / 140th pick / 2008
RCB Brandon Flowers 22 Rook 13 0.0 sacks, 2 interceptions, 2 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 35th pick / 2008
SS Bernard Pollard 24 2 16 0.0 sacks, 1 interception, 3 fumbles recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 54th pick / 2006
FS Jarrad Page 24 2 16 0.0 sacks, 4 interceptions, 1 fumble recovered Kansas City Chiefs / 7th / 228th pick / 2006
 Special Teams Starters
K Connor Barth 22 Rook 0 10 of 12 field goals & 24 of 24 extra points
P Dustin Colquitt 26 3 0 70 punts for a 44.4 average, 0 blocked Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 99th pick / 2005
PR Kevin Robinson 24 Rook 0 11 punt returns for a 8.5 average and 0 td Kansas City Chiefs / 6th / 182nd pick / 2008
KR Dantrell Savage 23 Rook 0 26 kick returns for a 24.3 average and 0 td

Roster

ProBowl(*), 1st-team All-Pro(+),
No. Age Pos G GS Wt Ht College/Univ BirthDate Yrs AV Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
76 Branden Albert 24 LT 15 15 315 6-5 Virginia 11/4/1984 Rook 6 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 15th pick / 2008
94 Jason Babin 28 lb 7 4 265 6-4 West. Michigan 5/24/1980 4 2 Houston Texans / 1st / 27th pick / 2004
5 Connor Barth 22 K 10 0 193 5-11 North Carolina 4/11/1986 Rook 1
26 Jackie Battle 25 9 0 238 6-2 Houston 10/1/1983 1 0
50 Rocky Boiman 28 MLB 11 9 236 6-4 Notre Dame 1/24/1980 6 3 Tennessee Titans / 4th / 133rd pick / 2002
70 Alfonso Boone 32 dt 15 4 318 6-4 Mount San Antonio JC 1/11/1976 7 2 Detroit Lions / 7th / 253rd pick / 2000
82 Dwayne Bowe 24 WR 16 16 221 6-2 LSU 9/21/1984 1 9 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 23rd pick / 2007
34 Tyron Brackenridge 24 1 0 189 5-11 Washington St. 6/30/1984 1 0
83 Mark Bradley 26 WR 10 8 201 6-1 Oklahoma 1/29/1982 3 3 Chicago Bears / 2nd / 39th pick / 2005
39 Brandon Carr 22 LCB 16 16 207 6-0 Grand Valley St. 5/19/1986 Rook 5 Kansas City Chiefs / 5th / 140th pick / 2008
35 Oliver Celestin 27 8 0 207 6-0 Texas Southern 2/25/1981 4 0
25 Jamaal Charles 22 rb 16 2 200 6-1 Texas 12/27/1986 Rook 4 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 73rd pick / 2008
30 Ricardo Colclough 26 db 6 1 186 5-11 Tusculum 4/18/1982 4 1 Pittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 38th pick / 2004
2 Dustin Colquitt 26 P 14 0 211 6-2 Tennessee 5/6/1982 3 2 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 99th pick / 2005
87 Brad Cottam 24 TE 16 7 271 6-8 Tennessee 11/28/1984 Rook 1 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 76th pick / 2008
42 Mike Cox 23 fb 16 5 259 6-0 Georgia Tech 7/11/1985 Rook 0
12 Brodie Croyle 25 qb 2 2 205 6-2 Alabama 2/6/1983 2 0 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 85th pick / 2006
57 Weston Dacus 23 8 0 232 6-1 Arkansas 9/19/1985 Rook 0
51 Jean-Phillipe Darche 33 7 0 246 6-0 McGill 2/28/1975 8 0
81 Devard Darling 26 WR 16 9 213 6-1 Florida St.,Washington St. 4/16/1982 4 2 Baltimore Ravens / 3rd / 82nd pick / 2004
72 Glenn Dorsey 23 RDT 16 16 316 6-2 LSU 8/1/1985 Rook 6 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 5th pick / 2008
59 Donnie Edwards 35 lb 7 4 227 6-2 UCLA 4/6/1973 12 2 Kansas City Chiefs / 4th / 98th pick / 1996
95 Ron Edwards 29 16 0 320 6-3 Texas A&M 7/12/1979 7 1 Buffalo Bills / 3rd / 76th pick / 2001
24 Brandon Flowers 22 RCB 14 13 190 5-10 Virginia Tech 2/18/1986 Rook 5 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 35th pick / 2008
84 John Paul Foschi 26 7 0 270 6-4 Georgia Tech 5/19/1982 3 0
85 Will Franklin 23 wr 13 1 200 6-0 Missouri 10/13/1985 Rook 1 Kansas City Chiefs / 4th / 105th pick / 2008
48 Thomas Gafford 25 9 0 252 6-2 Houston 1/29/1983 Rook 0
52 Curtis Gatewood 23 6 0 238 6-2 Vanderbilt 5/18/1985 Rook 0
94 Wallace Gilberry 24 5 0 267 6-3 Alabama 12/5/1984 Rook 0
88 Tony Gonzalez*+ 32 TE 16 16 251 6-5 California 2/27/1976 11 9 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 13th pick / 1997
8 Quinn Gray 29 1 0 246 6-3 Florida A&M 5/21/1979 3 0
10 Marques Hagans 26 2 0 202 5-10 Virginia 12/29/1982 1 0 St. Louis Rams / 5th / 144th pick / 2006
91 Tamba Hali 25 LDE 15 15 265 6-2 Penn St. 11/3/1983 2 6 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 20th pick / 2006
11 Damon Huard 35 qb 5 3 215 6-3 Washington 7/9/1973 10 1
T.J. Jackson 25 4 0 304 6-1 Auburn 12/12/1983 2 0
56 Derrick Johnson 26 RLB 14 14 242 6-3 Texas 11/22/1982 3 5 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 15th pick / 2005
27 Larry Johnson 29 RB 12 12 228 6-1 Penn St. 11/19/1979 5 6 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 27th pick / 2003
97 Brian Johnston 22 9 0 276 6-5 Gardner-Webb 5/2/1986 Rook 0 Kansas City Chiefs / 7th / 210th pick / 2008
73 Adrian Jones 27 RG 11 10 296 6-4 Kansas 6/10/1981 4 4 New York Jets / 4th / 132nd pick / 2004
31 Maurice Leggett 22 db 12 3 188 5-11 Valdosta St. 10/2/1986 Rook 2
69 Derek Lokey 23 1 0 287 6-1 Texas 11/25/1985 Rook 0
34 David Macklin 30 4 0 200 5-10 Penn St. 7/14/1978 8 0 Indianapolis Colts / 3rd / 91st pick / 2000
90 Turk McBride 23 LDE 9 9 285 6-4 Tennessee 5/30/1985 1 4 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 54th pick / 2007
47 Jon McGraw 29 16 0 206 6-3 Kansas St. 4/2/1979 6 1 New York Jets / 2nd / 57th pick / 2002
77 Damion McIntosh 31 RT 16 16 325 6-4 Kansas St. 3/25/1977 8 6 San Diego Chargers / 3rd / 83rd pick / 2000
38 DaJuan Morgan 23 15 0 200 6-1 North Carolina St. 10/21/1985 Rook 1 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 82nd pick / 2008
64 Rudy Niswanger 26 C 15 15 301 6-5 LSU 11/9/1982 2 6
9 Nick Novak 27 6 0 191 6-0 Maryland 8/21/1981 3 0
44 Jarrad Page 24 FS 16 16 220 6-2 UCLA 10/19/1984 2 5 Kansas City Chiefs / 7th / 228th pick / 2006
22 Dimitri Patterson 25 7 0 196 5-11 SE Missouri St.,Tuskegee 6/18/1983 3 0
49 Bernard Pollard 24 SS 16 16 225 6-2 Purdue 12/23/1984 2 5 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 54th pick / 2006
67 Barry Richardson 22 6 0 330 6-6 Clemson 5/15/1986 Rook 0 Kansas City Chiefs / 6th / 170th pick / 2008
14 Kevin Robinson 24 PR 8 0 190 6-0 Utah St. 12/19/1984 Rook 0 Kansas City Chiefs / 6th / 182nd pick / 2008
30 B.J. Sams 28 3 0 185 5-10 McNeese St. 10/29/1980 4 0
29 Dantrell Savage 23 KR 8 0 187 5-8 Oklahoma St. 2/15/1985 Rook 0
21 Kolby Smith 24 rb 7 3 214 5-11 Louisville 12/15/1984 1 1 Kansas City Chiefs / 5th / 148th pick / 2007
74 Wade Smith 27 rg 15 7 300 6-4 Memphis 4/26/1981 5 3 Miami Dolphins / 3rd / 78th pick / 2003
96 Andy Studebaker 23 6 0 251 6-3 Wheaton 9/16/1985 Rook 0 Philadelphia Eagles / 6th / 203rd pick / 2008
23 Patrick Surtain 32 db 8 2 192 5-11 Southern Miss 6/19/1976 10 1 Miami Dolphins / 2nd / 44th pick / 1998
75 Herbert Taylor 24 t 16 1 282 6-4 TCU 9/22/1984 1 1 Kansas City Chiefs / 6th / 196th pick / 2007
4 Tyler Thigpen 24 QB 14 11 235 6-3 Coastal Carolina 4/14/1984 1 9 Minnesota Vikings / 7th / 217th pick / 2007
55 Pat Thomas 25 MLB 12 9 243 6-2 North Carolina St. 1/26/1983 3 3 Jacksonville Jaguars / 6th / 194th pick / 2005
93 Tank Tyler 23 LDT 16 16 306 6-2 North Carolina St. 2/14/1985 1 6 Kansas City Chiefs / 3rd / 82nd pick / 2007
52 Erik Walden 23 9 0 238 6-2 Middle Tenn. St. 8/21/1985 Rook 0 Dallas Cowboys / 6th / 167th pick / 2008
65 Tavares Washington 25 2 0 320 6-3 Florida 4/20/1983 Rook 0
54 Brian Waters* 31 LG 16 16 318 6-3 North Texas 2/18/1977 8 8
6 Steve Weatherford 26 2 0 215 6-3 Illinois 12/17/1982 2 0
80 Jeff Webb 26 wr 5 1 200 6-2 San Diego St. 1/31/1982 2 0 Kansas City Chiefs / 6th / 190th pick / 2006
53 Demorrio Williams 28 LLB 16 9 232 6-0 Nebraska 7/6/1980 4 4 Atlanta Falcons / 4th / 101st pick / 2004
Team Total 25.8 16 241.7 6-1.8 2.7