Chris Licata

Chris Licata is the NFL Editor for Heavy. Based in Denver, Colorado, his pro sports background features stints with two NFL public relations departments and the NBA. Connect with him on Twitter @Chris__Licata or via email at
  • Chiefs Sign Veteran Pass Rusher as Potential Frank Clark Replacement: Report

    With the availability of Pro Bowl DE Frank Clark up in the air heading into training camp, the Chiefs have brought back a familiar face on the defensive line.

  • Melvin Ingram Signs With AFC Contender Over Chiefs: Report

  • Chiefs WR Tyreek Hill Proposes to Girlfriend With Epic July 4 Stunt

  • Chiefs CB Deandre Baker Shows Off Terrific Progress From Broken Leg [LOOK]

  • Chiefs’ Tyrann Mathieu Reveals New ‘Deal’ After Social Media Rumors Fly

  • Chiefs Named ‘Logical’ Destination for Seahawks Pro Bowl LB

    Despite investing second-round picks in Willie Gay and Nick Bolton, the Chiefs' inexperienced LB corps has some considering whether another veteran is needed.

  • Chiefs Named ‘Best Fit’ for Former NFL Sack Leader, Top-10 Pick

  • ‘Hard Knocks’ Star Among 2 Surprising Cuts on Early Chiefs Roster Projection

  • Chiefs Urged to Trade for Jaguars’ $66 Million All-Pro Guard

  • Ex-Chiefs Run Stuffer Finds New Team in Free Agency

  • Chiefs Cut Former Starting OL to Clear Spot for New WR: Report

    The Chiefs were forced to make a tough roster decision on the offensive line in order to sign a new kick return specialist.

  • Andy Reid Breaks Silence on Le’Veon Bell’s Social Media Outburst

  • NFL Analyst Gives Chiefs RB Outside Chance to Break Major Record

  • Chiefs DE Frank Clark Reveals Lofty Sack Goal for 2021

  • Chiefs Sign Ex-Packers WR & Returner: Report

  • Ex-Chiefs RB Le’Veon Bell Rips Andy Reid With Harsh Instagram Comment

  • Chiefs Fans Erupt Over Bashaud Breeland’s New Vikings Contract

  • Chiefs OL Kyle Long Out Indefinitely After Suffering Alarming Injury

  • Alex Smith in Consideration for 4 High-Profile NFL Jobs: Report

  • Broncos CB Shares Bombshell Conversation With Ex-Teammate Deshaun Watson

    Broncos CB Kareem Jackson, a former teammate of Deshaun Watson, has offered up new information on the star quarterback's preferred trade destination.

  • Chiefs Legend Gushes Over Front Office’s Offseason ‘Steal’

  • Ex-Chiefs Lineman Signs With Raiders, Still Benefitting Kansas City

  • Chiefs Release Highly Drafted Linebacker After 1 Month With Team

  • Chiefs Rookie WR Earns Rave Review From Patrick Mahomes: ‘He’s a Beast’

  • Von Miller Unloads on Broncos’ Struggles vs. Chiefs

    The Broncos star has made it clear: he's tired of losing to the Chiefs.

  • Travis Kelce Reveals His Top-5 Tight Ends, Snubs Future Hall of Famer

  • Tyrann Mathieu Pushes for Chiefs to Sign ‘Underrated Cornerback’

  • Patriots’ Joe Cardona Reveals Funny First Interaction With QB Mac Jones

  • Chiefs Gushing Over Impact of ‘Really Good’ Offseason Signing

  • Ex-Chiefs QB Alex Smith Opens up About Patrick Mahomes, Aaron Rodgers

    Former No. 1 overall pick Alex Smith opened up about the Aaron Rodgers situation in Green Bay and how it relates to Patrick Mahomes' arrival in 2017.