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NFL: Kansas City 19, Green Bay 14

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Dec. 18 (UPI) -- Kyle Orton amassed 299 passing yards and Kansas City used a tough defense Sunday to derail the Green Bay Packers' perfect season with a 19-14 victory.

NFL: New York Jets 37, Kansas City 10

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., Dec. 11 (UPI) -- Mark Sanchez scored twice on the ground and added a pair of touchdown passes Sunday in the New York Jets' 37-10 rout of Kansas City.

NFL: Kansas City 10, Chicago 3

CHICAGO, Dec. 4 (UPI) -- Tyler Palko hit Dexter McCluster on a Hail Mary scoring pass before halftime Sunday and the Kansas City Chiefs held on a for a 10-3 decision over Chicago.

NFL: Pittsburgh 13, Kansas City 9

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Nov. 27 (UPI) -- Ben Roethlisberger threw a second-quarter touchdown pass and Shaun Suisham kicked two field goals Sunday in Pittsburgh's 13-9 win over Kansas City.
NFL: New England 34, Kansas City 3

NFL: New England 34, Kansas City 3

FOXBOROUGH, Mass., Nov. 22 (UPI) -- Tom Brady tossed a pair of touchdown passes to tight end Rob Gronkowski Monday and the New England Patriots routed Kansas City 34-3.

Chiefs' Cassel has hand surgery

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Nov. 16 (UPI) -- Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Matt Cassel had surgery on his right hand Wednesday and might return this season, Coach Todd Haley said.

Chiefs QB Cassel could need surgery

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Nov. 14 (UPI) -- Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Matt Cassel's hand injury is more serious than first thought and could end his season, Coach Todd Haley said Monday.

NFL: Green Bay 20, Kansas City 19

GREEN BAY, Wis., Sept. 2 (UPI) -- Green Bay went in front on an interception return by Vic So'oto in the third period Thursday and the Packers held on for a 20-19 win over Kansas City.

Chiefs' Cassel undergoes appendectomy

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Dec. 8 (UPI) -- Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Matt Cassel underwent an appendectomy and is set to resume practice, the team said Wednesday.

NFL: New Orleans 24, Arizona 10

GLENDALE, Ariz., Aug. 8 (UPI) -- Quarterback Drew Brees took New Orleans on an early scoring drive and the Saints went on to a 24-10 pre-season win Thursday over the Arizona Cardinals.

NFL: Buffalo 13, New Orleans 10

NEW ORLEANS, Aug. 11 (UPI) -- Rian Lindell kicked a 54-yard field goal with three minutes remaining Friday night, giving the Buffalo Bills a 13-10, exhibition win over New Orleans.

Troy Smith finally drafted on Sunday

NEW YORK, April 30 (UPI) -- Heisman Trophy winner Troy Smith of Ohio State Sunday was among the notable players selected during the second day of the 2007 NFL Draft.

COL FB: Louisville 48, Pitt 24

PITTSBURGH, Nov. 25 (UPI) -- Brian Brohm passed for 337 yards and four touchdowns Saturday to lead the eighth-ranked Louisville Cardinals to a 48-24 win over the Pittsburgh Panthers.

COL FB: West Virginia 45, Pitt 27

PITTSBURGH, W.Va., Nov. 18 (UPI) -- Steve Slaton was the first West Virginia player with 100-plus yards rushing and 100-plus yards receiving in the same game as the Mountaineers beat Pitt, 45-27. Slaton finished with 215 rushing yards, 130 receiving yards and four touchdowns for the Mountai

COL FB: West Virginia 45, Pittsburgh 27

PITTSBURGH, Nov. 16 (UPI) -- Steve Slaton scored four touchdowns Thursday night as 7th-ranked West Virginia beat Pittsburgh, 45-27, in college football's 99th "Backyard Brawl."
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Tyler Palko (born August 9, 1983 in Imperial, Pennsylvania) is an American football quarterback for the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League. He was signed by the New Orleans Saints as an undrafted free agent in 2007. He played college football at Pittsburgh.

Palko was the starting quarterback at Pittsburgh from 2004 to 2006. He was not selected in the 2007 NFL Draft, but was signed by the New Orleans Saints as an undrafted free agent. After spending the 2007 season on the Saints practice squad and occasionally the active roster, Palko did not play football in 2008. He joined the Arizona Cardinals on a future contract in December 2008 before being waived in September 2009. Palko then joined the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League before signing with the Pittsburgh Steelers in November 2009.

Palko attended West Allegheny High School in Imperial, Pennsylvania. Palko was the Associated Press 2001 Pennsylvania Big School Player of the Year at West Allegheny. He was a USA Today All-America Team (second team) and three-time Pittsburgh Post-Gazette WPIAL Class AAA Player of the Year. Palko also led his West Allegheny Indians to a PIAA state title in 2001 for AAA in Pennsylvania. At West Allegheny he played under his father in football, Coach Bob Palko, earning four letters in football; additionally he earned three letters in basketball, and one in track and field. In his high school senior year, he was named 2002 YMCA Tribune-Review Scholar-Athlete honoree. In 2002, Palko was selected to play in the U.S. Army All-American Bowl, an all-star game for high school athletes.

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