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Kenneth Acker, a backup cornerback acquired by the Chiefs over the weekend in a trade with the 49ers, said he was unaware of the national anthem controversy involving Colin Kaepernick. "What did he do? What happened?" Acker said. Acker played in the game in question, on Friday night against the Packers. "His legs hurt maybe or something," Acker said when told Kaepernick sat down during the anthem. "I was actually (facing) the flag and had my hand over (his heart) and I was looking up. I didn't know."

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Here's how serious Eric Berry was about staying in shape for his eventual return to the Chiefs. During his absence from training camp, Berry worked out during the same hours that the Chiefs were practicing. "I tried to tailor things toward the way practice is structured and the way the game is structured," Berry said.

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No surprises among the eight players released by the Chiefs: DB Bryce Cheek, DL Niko Davis, OL Curtis Feigt, CB Malcolm Jackson, WR Seatavious Jones, LB Jonathan Massaquoi, WR Kashif Moore, C Drew Nowak.

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Chiefs' Reid: Berry 'ready to go' after signing deal

After not being able to reach agreement on a multiyear deal, Chiefs safety Eric Berry has signed a one-year contract and is expected to practice with the team on Monday.

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Andy Reid declined to discuss the imminent arrival of unsigned safety Eric Berry: "i've fished once or twice and I don't count the fish until it's in the boat." Reid said.

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The Chiefs made a trade today, sending a draft pick to the 49ers for CB Kenneth Acker.

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Knile Davis finally entered the game for the Chiefs in the fourth quarter. He was the third back in the game and two backs who will make the team, Jamaal Charles and Charcandrick West, aren't playing because of injuries.

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Knile Davis was a standout of last year's playoff win over Houston, when he returned the opening kickoff for a touchdown. But his time with the Chiefs may be coming to an end. He didn't play, not as a returner or at running back, even though he was suited up in today's game against the Chicago Bears. The first round of cuts are due by Tuesday.

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The Chiefs limited the Bears to 20 first-half yards and two first downs in 18 plays. Too early to say their defensive problems are over, but still a good sign.

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Finally a touchdown for the Chiefs in the red zone, but it wasn't easy. They had to survive an Anthony Sherman fumble, a pass that Jeremy Maclin bobbled but caught and then a video review of the TD, a 1-yard run by Spencer Ware. Chiefs lead the Bears 13-0 late in the first half.

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Another Chiefs drive stalled deep in Chicago's end of the field and resulted in a field goal. Again, neither of Alex Smith's final two passes went into the end zone. Smith took a couple of big hits on the drive, one resulting in a helmet to helmet penalty on the Bears. Chiefs lead 6-0 in the second quarter.

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Alex Smith is having a day for the Chiefs. He's 9-of-11 passing for 82 yards. His biggest play was. 17-yard scramble on 3rd and 14 to keep a scoring drive alive. But his two latest passes failed to go into the end zone and the Chiefs had to settle for a field goal and a 3-0 lead over the Bears.

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Now Chiefs have forced first possession punt for first time in preseason. Last two weeks: end zone interception and touchdown.

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The Chiefs failed to score a touchdown on their first possession for the first time in the preseason in today's game against the Bears.

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Team Stats

Passing Yards203.430th
Rushing Yards127.86th
Points For25.39th
Points Against17.93rd

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