Full Press Chiefs Podcast

This is a Kansas City Chiefs centric podcast hosted by Braden Holecek, Managing Editor of FPC Chiefs.

Ep #117: Chiefs Drop One To Ravens
Kansas City appeared to be heading to a 2-0 start. However, a couple of turnovers and a horrid defense led to a loss in Baltimore.
26 min
Ep #116: Chiefs Vs Ravens Preview
Kansas City and Baltimore are set for a massive Sunday night game. We look ahead to key matchups, injuries to monitor and more!
36 min
Ep #115: Chiefs vs Browns Rewind
It took a comeback effort, but the Chiefs were able to down the Browns. We recap Sunday’s contest from top to bottom.
34 min
Ep #114: Chiefs Vs Browns Week 1 Preview
We are just two days away from Chiefs vs Browns. With that we give our final thoughts on key matchups, keys to victory and more!
40 min
Ep #113: Initial Look At Browns
The preparation for Week 1 is now here. We give our opening thoughts on the Chiefs opponent in the Cleveland Browns.
28 min
Ep #112: Reaction To Chiefs 2021 53 Man Roster ...
With Tuesday’s deadline moving, the Chiefs had some crucial decisions to make. We react to all of them and the initial 53 man group.
29 min
Ep #111: Training Camp Ends, Cardinals Week
As Kansas City wraps up training camp, the team’s latest transactions, performance and questions are noted.
34 min
Ep #110: Training Camp Ramps Up
What are the latest news, notes and headlines from Chiefs training camp?
25 min
Ep #109: Chiefs Open Training Camp, Franchise S...
We talk the latest notes and rumors from Chiefs training camp. Plus, the Franchise return episode focused on the O-line.
28 min
Ep #108: Okafor Re-Signs, Defensive Questions
Alex Okafor has re-signed with KC on a one year deal. Plus, will the Chiefs stick with their current group of corners?
24 min
Ep #107: Frank Clark Felony, LDT Awarded
What’s the latest following Frank Clark’s felony charge? Plus, Laurent Duvernay-Tardif receives well deserved recognition.
23 min
Ep #106: Mathieu Extension Coming?
The signs are positive recently regarding a Tyrann Mathieu extension. Plus, what to make of Frank Clark and rookies.
24 min
Ep #105: Ranking AFC West Drafts
How did the AFC West teams fare in the 2021 NFL Draft? We rank them 1-4.
37 min
Ep #104: Chiefs Draft Deep Dive: Cornerbacks
Who are some of the top cornerbacks and names to keep in mind for the position in the Chiefs draft? Find out here.
32 min
Ep #103: Orlando Brown Jr. Traded To Chiefs
Kansas City has found their new left tackle, by acquiring Orlando Brown Jr. in a trade with Baltimore.
30 min
Ep #102: Chiefs Draft Deep Dive: Wide Receivers
The Chiefs may add a wide receiver or two in this year’s draft. We give our top 10 rankings and more names to keep in mind.
38 min
Ep #101: Chiefs Draft Deep Dive: EDGE Defenders
Who are the top EDGE defenders in the 2021 NFL Draft? We list our top 10 and likely Chiefs fits.
29 min
Ep #100: Chiefs Draft Deep Dive: Offensive Linemen
Who are some of the top offensive linemen in the draft? We give our rankings and names to watch for Kansas City.
34 min
Ep #99: Chiefs Make More Moves, Where Do They G...
Kansas City has re-signed some key players and made some splash outside additions. Where can they go from here?
41 min
Ep #98: KC Adds Joe Thuney, Kyle Long
The Chiefs made some notable additions to the offensive line. What are our thoughts on those? Plus, where do Chiefs go from here?
43 min
Ep #97: Reacting To Eric Fisher/Mitchell Schwar...
Releasing Eric Fisher and Mitchell Schwartz was necessary. Where does Kansas City go from here?
34 min
Ep #96: Anthony Sherman Retires, Alex Smith Ret...
Chiefs fullback Anthony Sherman has retired and we look back on his Chiefs tenure. Plus, Alex Smith is a free agent.
33 min
Ep #95: A Look At Latest Comments From Brett Veach
Chiefs GM Brett Veach recently discussed the team’s outlook on free agency, the draft and cap situation. We react to his latest comments.
30 min
Ep #94: Kansas City Facing Difficult Decisions
What will the Chiefs do with Eric Fisher or Mitchell Schwartz? Plus, what do they do at wide receiver and when?
38 min
Ep #93: Chiefs Salary Cap, Transactions, NFL Draft
The NFL has set the minimum for the salary cap in 2021. This news helps both the Chiefs and the NFL as a whole. We also talk latest transaction and draft headlines.
32 min
Ep #92: 2021 Free Agent Wide Receivers
With the offseason underway, we focus on the 2021 free agent wide receivers. Who could be possible Chiefs fits?
33 min
Ep #91: Chiefs Free Agent Discussion/Predictions
The offseason is officially here! We discuss and predict what will happen with the Chiefs pending free agents entering the 2021 spring.
47 min
Ep #90: Super Bowl Reaction
We look back at the Super Bowl defeat and discuss the game plan from both the Chiefs and Buccaneers.
33 min
Ep #89: Super Bowl Preview w/ Ian Glendon
Braden Holecek is joined by FPC Founder/Editor In Chief and FPC Buccaneers managing editor Ian Glendon to talk all things Super Bowl. Mahomes vs Brady steals the headlines.
37 min
Ep #88: Latest Super Bowl Headlines, Senior Bow...
What are the latest injury updates and interesting nuggets regarding the Chiefs in Super Bowl 55. Plus, we discuss this weekend's Senior Bowl.
32 min
Ep #87: Chiefs Heading Back To Super Bowl
Kansas City dominated Buffalo en route to their second straight AFC title. We recap the game, update fans on injuries and look towards Tampa.
35 min
Ep #86: Chiefs vs Bills AFC Championship Preview
What's the latest on Patrick Mahomes? We also preview the AFC Championship Game with thrilling headlines, keys to victory and matchups to watch for.
41 min
Ep #85: Chiefs/Browns Recap, Mahomes Injury
The Kansas City Chiefs are in the AFC Championship Game for the third straight year. We recap Sunday's win over the Browns, and discuss the latest on Patrick Mahomes.
37 min
Ep #84: Chiefs vs Browns Preview w/ Nick Swanson
FPC Browns managing editor Nick Swanson joins Braden Holecek of FPC Chiefs to breakdown the upcoming Divisional Round playoff game.
32 min
Ep #83: Wild Card Recap, Chiefs vs Browns Headl...
Wild Card weekend made for an exciting weekend of football. Plus, we list our most intriguing headlines entering Chiefs vs Browns.
31 min
Ep #82: What Odds Say About Chiefs Next Opponen...
Who do the oddsmakers in Vegas believe the Chiefs will face in the Divisional Round? We hit on that and areas of improvement for the Chiefs Super Bowl hopes and much more.
37 min
Ep #81: Chiefs Injuries, Resting Starters and M...
Week 17 will give some Chiefs players new opportunities with starters resting. Meanwhile, some injury updates appear encouraging for the defending champs.
42 min
Ep #80: Chiefs vs Falcons Preview
This week's game between the Chiefs and Falcons could go in different directions. We discuss Falcons coaching situation, personnel matchups and KC replacing Clyde Edwards-Helaire.
30 min
Ep #79: Chiefs/Saints Reaction
Kansas City finished the road schedule perfectly at 8-0 with a win over the Saints. We give our reaction from what stood out for the Chiefs, both good and bad.
29 min
Ep #78: Chiefs vs Saints Preview, Brees Returns
Sunday's exciting game between the Chiefs and Saints feels like the most important non-conference game this season. With Drew Brees officially returning, Patrick Mahomes will try to take down another all time great.
27 min
Ep #77: Chiefs/Dolphins Reaction, AFC's #1 Seed
Today, we talk about the good and the bad from the Chiefs performance in Miami. In addition, the Bills have helped Kansas City secure the #1 seed in the AFC.
28 min
Ep #76: Chiefs vs Dolphins Preview w/ Kayla Morton
Sunday's game between the Chiefs and Miami Dolphins is set up to be highly entertaining. To preview the game, Braden Holecek is joined by Kayla Morton of FPC Dolphins.
42 min
Ep #75: Chiefs/Broncos SNF Preview, AFC Landscape
Kansas City has dominated Denver lately. How will that change or continue on Sunday night? We discuss keys to victory, Denver's possible future changes and the AFC playoff picture.
31 min
Ep #74: Mahomes, Hill Race By Bucs
Patrick Mahomes and Tyreek Hill had record setting performances on Sunday, leading to a Chiefs win over the Bucs.
28 min
Ep #73: Chiefs vs Bucs Preview w/ Ian Glendon
Sunday's highly anticipated contest between the Chiefs and Bucs is sure to be exciting. Guest Ian Glendon joins the show to preview the game.
27 min
Ep #72: Mahomes Game Winner, Defense Struggles
Patrick Mahomes made the game winning drive look effortless against the Raiders. However, the defense is going to have to turn the corner in multiple areas.
28 min
Ep #71: Chiefs vs Raiders SNF Preview
Both teams have a lot riding on Sunday's game. We list keys to victory, personnel matchups to watch for and much more for Chiefs vs Raiders.
28 min
Ep #70: It's Raider Week/Chiefs Add DeAndre Baker
A big game awaits on Sunday night between the Chiefs and Raiders. We also give our initial thoughts on the potential addition of cornerback DeAndre Baker.
25 min
Ep #69: Bye Week/Chiefs Mid-Season Report Card
While the Chiefs don't play this week, we gave look back at what we have seen so far in 2020. The offense is playing about as well as they did in 2018, and the defense has seen improvement at all three levels.
26 min
Ep #68: Breaking Down Chiefs/Panthers
Kansas City's offense is playing lights out, while the defense is looking to come back stronger after the bye. Today, we breakdown what stood out from Sunday's win over the Panthers.
26 min
Ep #67: Chiefs vs Panthers Preview
It's sure to be an entertaining game on Sunday between the Chiefs and the Panthers. We talk top key to victory for each team, 1 on 1 matchups and much more!
29 min
Ep #66: Film Breakdown From Chiefs/Jets
After watching film from Chiefs vs Jets, we breakdown aspect that stood out from both sides of the ball.
29 min
Ep #65: Chiefs vs Jets Preview
What kind of things are we looking to forward to watching during Chiefs vs Jets? We list keys to victory for both teams and matchups to keep an eye on.
24 min
Ep #64: KC Film Breakdown, NFL Trade Deadline
After watching film from Chiefs vs Broncos, what stood out to us? Plus, the NFL Trade Deadline could be much different this year.
25 min
Ep #63: Chiefs vs Broncos Preview
Kansas City takes on rival Denver for the first time this season. What stands out from both teams so far? We break it all down and list keys to victory.
26 min
Ep #62: Chiefs vs Bills Preview w/ Joe Marino
Today, Braden Holecek is joined by Joe Marino of Locked On Bills and The Draft Network to preview Monday's game.
21 min
Ep #61: Le'Veon Bell Signs w/ KC
The Chiefs have indeed signed Le'Veon Bell. What does this mean for the running backs and the offense? We give our instant reaction on the signing here!
26 min
Ep #60: Chiefs-Raiders Set To Clash
With a highly anticipated division matchup on tap between the Chiefs and Raiders, we preview all of the matchups, give keys to victory and list x-factors.
26 min
Ep #59: Defense Dominates To Beat Patriots
In a difficult game, the Kansas City defense proved they can show up in big moments with the win over the Patriots.
23 min
Ep #58: Chiefs Vs Patriots Preview with Mike D'...
Today, Braden Holecek is joined by Mike D'Abate of FPC Patriots and Locked On Patriots to preview Sunday's game.
21 min
Ep #57: Kansas City Remains Ravens Kryptonite
Kansas City dominated the Ravens on Monday Night Football. The only weak spots was caused by the Chiefs themselves, as we recap that and more!
27 min
Ep #56: Chiefs vs Ravens Preview
From keys to victory and x-factors, we breakdown what we are looking forward to in our Chiefs vs Ravens preview.
26 min
Ep #55: Recapping Chiefs/Chargers, Previewing R...
We take you back to Chiefs and Chargers, for the overtime thriller. In addition, we give a brief early look at the Ravens.
25 min
Ep #54: Chiefs vs Chargers Game Preview
What keys can each team use to achieve victorious? We list that and much more in our game preview of the Chiefs and Chargers.
27 min
Ep #53: Initial Thoughts, Deep Dive Into The Ch...
We start to preview this week's Chiefs opponent, the LA Chargers. What areas did they surprise or disappoint in Week 1?
25 min
Ep #52: Rookies Shine As Chiefs Down Texans
The Chiefs defeated the Houston Texans on Opening Night. Clyde Edwards-Helaire debuted with a bang on the ground, and the team picked up where they left off.
26 min
Ep #51: 53 Man Roster, Opening Night Preview
What 53 man roster decisions stood out? Plus, we dive into potential matchups, x-factors and surprises in the Chiefs versus Texans opening matchup.
35 min
Ep #50: Travis Kelce Earns New Extension
Once again in a crazy offseason, the Chiefs have locked up one of their top players. This time it is tight end Travis Kelce.
24 min
Ep #49: Chris Jones Cashes In
Chris Jones has signed a shiny new contract before the July 15 deadline. Kansas City has locked up their star defensive tackle for the prime of his career.
25 min
Ep #48: Mahomes Signs Record Contract
Patrick Mahomes just signed the largest sports contract in history. With a lot to get through, we break down the basics of the deal and what this means moving forward.
27 min
Ep #47: The Chris Jones Conundrum
Chris Jones hinted at possibly sitting out this season without a long term contract. What avenues could the team take with the defensive tackle? We examine that here.
35 min
Ep #46: KC Opponent Overview: Baltimore Ravens
Could a new rivalry be brewing between the Chiefs and Ravens? Lamar Jackson is looking to continue his hot stretch coming off an MVP season. Meanwhile, the Baltimore defense is always among the best in the league.
25 min
Ep #45: KC Opponent Overview: AFC West
What qualities do the division rivals have that could help to counteract the Chiefs? We dive into the Broncos, Raiders and Chargers to discuss where each team stands.
31 min
Ep #44: KC Opponent Overview: NFC South
Tom Brady has turned the Bucs fortunes around. But can they outlast the Saints? Plus, don't completely write off the Panthers and Falcons.
42 min
Ep #43: KC Opponent Overview: AFC East
Without Tom Brady the AFC East is wide open. What matchups and strengths stick out the most from these teams on the Chiefs schedule?
42 min
Ep #42: KC Opponent Overview: Houston Texans
Which parts of the Houston Texans are stronger or weaker? We break down are players to watch and advantageous matchups in this opponent overview.
33 min
Ep #41: Kansas City's Opposing QBs: Up and Down
Quarterback rankings are often highly debated. We are ranking the Chiefs opposing QBs for 2020, and list the top and bottom of the barrel with youth and veteran leaders.
38 min
Ep #40: How Does Edwards-Helaire Affect KC Runn...
Clyde Edwards-Helaire is set to thrive in Kansas City. What does this mean for the rest of the running backs on the Chiefs roster?
20 min
Ep #39: Recapping Chiefs 2020 Schedule
The NFL released its schedule for the 2020 season. We go in depth with a look into each game on the Chiefs schedule with various headlines and overall thoughts.
37 min
Ep #38: Were Chiefs Fans Spoiled With Alex Smith?
Alex Smith was appreciated in Kansas City. But following his E:60 documentary, we wonder if he wasn't acknowleged enough.
19 min
Ep #37: Breeland Arrest/Possible Extensions
What's the latest on Bashaud Breeland following his arrest? Also, why should Chiefs fans should feel excited about the possible Chris Jones and Patrick Mahomes extensions?
21 min
Ep #36: Recapping Chiefs 2020 NFL Draft Haul
The rich got richer as the Kansas City Chiefs had a stellar showing during the 2020 NFL Draft. They believe they hit a home run. We recap all the picks and fits here.
28 min
Ep #35: Chiefs Draft Checklist/Questions
We put ourselves in the shoes of GM Brett Veach. Will KC double down at a position? Trade back? We answer those questions, while discussing must do's here.
26 min
Ep #34: How Do Recent NFL Draft Rumors Impact C...
Player's draft stocks are all over the place. GM Brett Veach also talked about the Chiefs plans for the future. This is what we know based off of the latest NFL Draft rumors.
35 min
Ep #33: Chiefs Fun Facts, History Surrounding N...
How have the Chiefs done with their first round picks since 2010? How many times have they been sitting at 32nd overall before? We look back at KC's draft facts and history.
44 min
Ep #32: Near Perfect Offseason
With the Bashaud Breeland re-signing, the Chiefs will be returning 20 of 22 starters from the Super Bowl. This offseason has been impressive, but there are a few things still needed for a perfect one.
44 min
Ep #31: KC Excelling In "Run It Back" Goal
Sammy Watkins took a pay cut to stay with the Chiefs. The percentage of their returning Super Bowl core is encouraging, as they continue to win at their own game.
41 min
Ep #30: Finding Positives During Difficult Times
While the coronavirus has altered how NFL teams conduct business, the Chiefs are finding the bright spots in maintaining their Super Bowl status.
36 min
Ep #29: Are The Chiefs Broke?
Kansas City may have less money to spend than the general public. We laid out the positives and negatives for what could be happening soon becuase of that.
26 min
Ep #28: NFL Draft Disagreement
NFL executives are not budging with moving the NFL Draft date. We discussed why that could be a wrong decision for teams and draft prospects.
44 min
Ep #27: Patience Is A Virtue
Fans are waiting for Kansas City to make more splash moves in free agency. However, general manager Brett Veach has earned the trust to take time and figure things out.
58 min
Ep #26: New Faces To KC?
The Chiefs have been quiet on the free agent market. But, action could pick up. Guys like Nickell Robey-Coleman and Logan Ryan are fits. How about newly released Todd Gurley?
38 min
Ep #25: Trader Jones?
It feels like the Chiefs having to tag and trade Chris Jones is becoming more likely. We discuss why that's the case here.
31 min
Ep #24: Coronavirus Becomes Chief Of Sports World
While the coronavirus has taken over, sports leagues have come to a stop. What does this mean for the upcoming NFL offseason?
23 min
Ep #23: What Would GM Brett Veach Do?
What Chiefs free agents will GM Brett Veach keep or sweep? We step into his shoes today, to discuss what decisions we would make.
38 min
Ep 22: Rumor Mill Running Rampant
Does Sammy Watkins want to play for the Houston Texans? What are Andy Reid's thoughts on Chris Jones? The rumors are running rampant and we give our thoughts on the updates.
49 min
Ep #21: Tag Season/Combine Wrap Up
There may be a record amount of franchise tagged players this year. How does that impact Chris Jones and KC?
28 min
Ep 20: Tag You're It
Chiefs defensive tackle Chris Jones will reportedly receive the franchise tag.
31 min
Ep 19: Combine Week
With NFL Scouting Combine week beginning, we talk about the latest comments from GM Brett Veach and Andy Reid. What do they mean? Also, what upcoming draft prospect profiles will be coming out on FPC Chiefs?
28 min
Ep 18: Going Through Changes
The NFL is talking about making massive changes to the scheduling and playoffs. But who does it actually benefit? Will the players agree to it? We discuss that and more on this episode of the FPC Chiefs Podcast!
41 min