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Ian R. Rapoport - NFL Network, Sports Reporter
Officially: Dez Bryant, Justin Houston, Jason Pierre-Paul, and Demaryius Thomas have been franchise tagged, sources say.
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Adam Schefter - ESPN, NFL Insider
Game of tag is underway: Chiefs officially placed their franchise tag on LB Justin Houston, per team source.
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Ian R. Rapoport - NFL Network, Sports Reporter
The #Chiefs are franchise tagging sack master Justin Houston, as expected. So Demaryius Thomas and Houston get tagged, Suh doesn't
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Ian R. Rapoport - NFL Network, Sports Reporter
#Chiefs star LB Justin Houston will not sign his franchise tag any time soon. Don’t expect to see him for a while.
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ProFootballFocus.com - NFL News and Updates
#Chiefs Justin Houston has +104.2 overall grade since coming into NFL in 2011, best of any 3-4 OLB during that span
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Albert Breer - NFL Network, Reporter
Paperwork in on 4 franchised players so far: Dez Bryant, Demaryius Thomas, Jason Pierre-Paul, Justin Houston. Pats are ones to watch now.
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Albert Breer - NFL Network, Reporter
Franchise tag deadline at 4 ET. Again, among those in play: Justin Houston, Jason Pierre-Paul, Dez Bryant, Demaryius Thomas, Devin McCourty.
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ESPN - NFL News and Updates
Did Chiefs tag Justin Houston to lose him and get draft picks? t.co/HlsKxr1H9C
@ESPN_NFLNation | | 7m | Score: 5
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ProFootballFocus.com - NFL News and Updates
Justin Houston tagged. #Chiefs couldn't let a player of Houston's caliber get near FA: t.co/6b0tqLLdvs
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Joe Buscaglia - WGR Sports Radio, Bills Reporter
Here's what is working against the #Bills now: JPP and Justin Houston getting franchise tagged makes Jerry Hughes the top DE in the market.
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ProFootballTalk.com - NFL News and Updates
OK, now it's three. Dez Bryant is official. Joins Demaryius Thomas and Justin Houston.
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ProFootballTalk.com - NFL News and Updates
Per league source, Justin Houston already is considering waiting until Week 10 to sign franchise tender to stay with Chiefs.
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Albert Breer - NFL Network, Reporter
Chiefs GM John Dorsey: Team will look at "long-term options" with Houston. "Our goal is to reach a deal that is mutually beneficial."
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John McClain - Houston Chronicle, NFL Reporter
Texans didn't use franchise tag. They've used it once (CB Dunta Robinson) in Rick Smith's 10 years as GM.
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ProFootballTalk.com - NFL News and Updates
Justin Houston will consult with NFLPA to decide whether to file grievance on whether he's a DE not an LB, per source.
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ProFootballTalk.com - NFL News and Updates
Per league source, Chiefs used non-exclusive tag on Justin Houston, which put him in play for other teams, in theory.
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Mike Garafolo - USA Today, NFL Writer
Not expecting Justin Houston to sign the tag anytime soon. That one could take a while. Likely a similar tact for Jason Pierre-Paul.
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Jason Wilde - ESPN Wisconsin, NFL Writer
Reportedly tagged so far: #Broncos WR Demaryius Thomas, #Patriots K Stephen Gostkowski, #Cowboys WR Dez Bryant, #Chiefs LB Justin Houston.
@jasonjwilde | | 16h | Score: 1
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Adam Teicher - KC Star, Chiefs Beat Writer
For those wondering, Chiefs need to comply with cap by Mar 10. Also, Houston's $13.2 mill counts on Mar 10 whether he signs contract or not
@adamteicher | | 16h | Score: 1
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Adam Teicher - KC Star, Chiefs Beat Writer
But that doesn't count $13.2 million for Houston yet. Counting him, Chiefs are about $6 million over. So they have work to do
@adamteicher | | 17h | Score: 1
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ESPN, NFL News and Updates
Did Chiefs tag Justin Houston to lose him and get draft picks? t.co/HlsKxr1H9C
@ESPN_NFLNation | | 7m
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Kansas City Chiefs, Offical Twitter Account
#Chiefs @tkelce & @JeffAllen71 visited schools to participate in #ReadAcrossAmerica. PHOTOS: t.co/oAw1QvrGuk t.co/2nfNcIo
@KCChiefs | | 12h
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Michael David Smith, ProFootballTalk.com, Managing Editor
Would you give up 2 first-round picks and a huge contract for Jason Pierre-Paul, Justin Houston, Demaryius Thomas or Dez Bryant? I wouldn't.
@MichaelDavSmith | | 13h
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Liz Mullen, Sports Business Journal, Sportwriter
NFL announces 2015 Franchise Players: Dez Bryant, Demaryius Thomas, Justin Houston, Stephen Gostkowski & Jason Pierre-Paul.
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Jim Thomas, St. Louis Dispatch, Rams Beat Writer
List of 2015 franchise & transition players for 2015 is now official: WRs Dez Bryant and Demaryious Thomas, LB Justin Houston. . .
@jthom1 | | 14h
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Joe Buscaglia, WGR Sports Radio, Bills Reporter
Here's what is working against the #Bills now: JPP and Justin Houston getting franchise tagged makes Jerry Hughes the top DE in the market.
@JoeBuscaglia | | 15h
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Mark Maske, Washington Post, NFL Reporter
As deadline arrives, 5 franchise tags used: Justin Houston, Demaryius Thomas, Jason Pierre-Paul, Dez Bryant, Stephen Gostkowski.
@MarkMaske | | 15h
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Albert Breer, NFL Network, Reporter
Chiefs GM John Dorsey: Team will look at "long-term options" with Houston. "Our goal is to reach a deal that is mutually beneficial."
@AlbertBreer | | 15h
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Adam Teicher, KC Star, Chiefs Beat Writer
Dorsey: "We want to keep Justin in a Chiefs uniform for years to come.”
@adamteicher | | 15h
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Kansas City Chiefs, Offical Twitter Account
The #Chiefs have placed the franchise tag on linebacker Justin Houston. READ: t.co/rSJ68Ovbmq t.co/7IQRgN9IzS
@KCChiefs | | 15h
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Adam Teicher, KC Star, Chiefs Beat Writer
Chiefs GM John Dorsey: "Justin is a talented player and a key contributor to our defense . . .
@adamteicher | | 15h
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Adam Teicher, KC Star, Chiefs Beat Writer
#Chiefs have announced the franchise tag for Houston.
@adamteicher | | 15h
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WashingtonPost.com, Redskins News and Updates
A free agent offensive lineman the Redskins could pursue: Rodney Hudson t.co/p5Kx50w78s
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Adam Teicher, KC Star, Chiefs Beat Writer
Chiefs about $6 million over cap, counting Justin Houston as franchise player: t.co/wh8hAEhMOj
@adamteicher | | 16h
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John McClain, Houston Chronicle, NFL Reporter
Texans didn't use franchise tag. They've used it once (CB Dunta Robinson) in Rick Smith's 10 years as GM.
@McClain_on_NFL | | 16h
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Jason Wilde, ESPN Wisconsin, NFL Writer
Reportedly tagged so far: #Broncos WR Demaryius Thomas, #Patriots K Stephen Gostkowski, #Cowboys WR Dez Bryant, #Chiefs LB Justin Houston.
@jasonjwilde | | 16h
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Adam Teicher, KC Star, Chiefs Beat Writer
For those wondering, Chiefs need to comply with cap by Mar 10. Also, Houston's $13.2 mill counts on Mar 10 whether he signs contract or not
@adamteicher | | 16h
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Mark Maske, Washington Post, NFL Reporter
Four franchise tags applied so far (Justin Houston, Demaryius Thomas, Dez Bryant, Jason Pierre-Paul). Deadline looms at 4 p.m. ET.
@MarkMaske | | 17h
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Jordan Raanan, Xfinity.com, NFL Columnist
Justin Houston also non-exclusive franchise tag. He had 22.0 sacks last season. Who is giving up 2 first-rounders for JPP? #giants
@JordanRaanan | | 17h
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Adam Teicher, KC Star, Chiefs Beat Writer
But that doesn't count $13.2 million for Houston yet. Counting him, Chiefs are about $6 million over. So they have work to do
@adamteicher | | 17h
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Geoff Schwartz, Kansas City Chiefs
Finally back home in Charlotte which means I just had the cat stare at me while I showered. Guess he missed me. Or he's a weirdo.
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Shaun Draughn, Kansas City Chiefs
t.co/GVW3SEU7AA this family was also murdered by the same person. Please find it in your heart to help t.co/ESVOB8rrc2
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Shaun Draughn, Kansas City Chiefs
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Shaun Draughn, Kansas City Chiefs
t.co/AoU7DUeNjv please find it in your heart to help the family of my good friend George Dickens Jr. Who was tragically murdered Sat.
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Anthony Toribio, Kansas City Chiefs
Now this is hilarious Lolol t.co/aRusP80Djk
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Jeff Allen, Kansas City Chiefs
I enjoyed reading to the fourth grade students at Shull Elementary in Peculiar, MO today! What an… t.co/cE1j3m3qn2
@JeffAllen71 | | 11h | Score: 0
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Tamba Hali, Kansas City Chiefs
KUNFU KICK ASS t.co/Y3OyFHN4yp
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Cyrus Gray, Kansas City Chiefs
Thank you!
@CyrusGray32 | | 21h | Score: 0
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Allen Bailey, Kansas City Chiefs
"Like I'm Papa John / That mafia money, that parmesan"
@AllenBailey57 | | 22h | Score: 0
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Allen Bailey, Kansas City Chiefs
"Money talks, that's a figure of speech, that went over their head Like the dough that I throw in the air"
@AllenBailey57 | | 22h | Score: 0
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Chase Daniel, Kansas City Chiefs
Squat bars and sunburns DO NOT go together.
@ChaseDaniel | | 22h | Score: 0
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Geoff Schwartz, Kansas City Chiefs
My conclusion… Snow sucks. There’s nothing good about it. Give me 72 and a slight off shore breeze everyday. I was spoiled as a kid
@geoffschwartz | | 23h | Score: 0
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Geoff Schwartz, Kansas City Chiefs
drive home, rental can’t get into garage because of snow. Shovel snow at almost midnight. Sleep,
@geoffschwartz | | 23h | Score: 0
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Geoff Schwartz, Kansas City Chiefs
Yesterday was interesting. Drive in the snow from Princeton to Newark. At airport from 4-10, flight cancelled after boarding, get a rental
@geoffschwartz | | 23h | Score: 0
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Geoff Schwartz, Kansas City Chiefs
ICYMI: "Extremely humbled to speak at a Holocaust Survivor Gala for JFCS. Their determination and perseverance is un… t.co/DwSGkR18FR
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Geoff Schwartz, Kansas City Chiefs
We keep being told our plane is getting de-iced in Albany. For the last two hours. I know it doesn't take that long.
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Shaun Draughn, Kansas City Chiefs
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Dontari Poe, Kansas City Chiefs
I just be chilling t.co/26fFrklpeq
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Geoff Schwartz, Kansas City Chiefs
#FatGuyProblem... When it's cold outside and it's so warm inside public places that you start to sweat. Not fun.
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Rishaw Johnson, Kansas City Chiefs
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