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

    The Patriots veteran long snapper had an interesting first impression with rookie QB Mac Jones during OTAs.

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

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

  • Travis Kelce Addresses Julio Jones Rumors After Chiefs Named ‘Great Fit’

  • Chiefs Predicted to Sign 2-Time NFL Touchdown Leader

  • Chiefs Captain Named Most Likely Player ‘Who Could Be Cut’ Before Week 1

    Salary cap implications are among the reasons the Chiefs could move on from a defensive captain prior to the start of the 2021 NFL season.

  • Former 49ers Running Back, Pro Baseball Player Signs With Patriots

  • Chiefs’ Bashaud Breeland Takes NFC Free Agent Visit, Fires off Cryptic Tweets

  • Chiefs Land All-Pro WR in New Hypothetical Trade Proposal

  • Ex-Chiefs OL Mitchell Schwartz Takes Hilarious Shot at Raiders Fans

  • Chiefs’ Mecole Hardman Called out by Raiders WR, Claps Back on Twitter

    Two of the NFL's fastest wide receivers got into it on Twitter.

  • Chiefs Sign Big-Bodied Ex-Colts WR After Successful Tryout

  • 49ers Sign Ex-Patriots WR, Lose Punt Returner to Bengals: Report

  • Chiefs Cornerback, Special Teams Ace Signs 1-Year Deal With Bucs: Report

  • Troubling Video Emerges of Chiefs Rookie After First Practice [LOOK]

  • Chiefs Strike Trade for Ex-Vikings First-Round Cornerback: Report

  • Chiefs Sign Highly Drafted Ex-Ravens & Titans Linebacker: Report

  • Chiefs Sign Versatile Ex-Broncos & Eagles Defensive Back: Report

  • Broncos Linked to Ex-Chiefs All-Pro Tackle Following Controversial Injury

  • Patrick Mahomes’ New Workout Videos Have Chiefs Fans Going Crazy

    A new pair of offseason workout videos posted by Patrick Mahomes shows off his recovery from February foot surgery and have Chiefs Kingdom hyped for 2021.

  • Highly Touted Chiefs Rookie Earns Impressive Comparison to Titans Starter

  • Twitter Erupts After Chiefs Draft ‘Legit Sleeper’ to Replace Sammy Watkins

  • Chiefs Sign QB Drawing Comparisons to Ex-Broncos Starter: Report

  • Chiefs Share Timeline for Re-Signing Orlando Brown Jr. to New Contract

  • Chiefs Sign Ex-49ers & Vikings Dual-Threat Running Back

    After missing out on Giovani Bernard, the Chiefs have signed another pass-catching running back to pair with Patrick Mahomes in the backfield.

  • Patrick Mahomes & Chris Jones Respond to Aaron Rodgers Trade Rumors

  • Chiefs GM Knocked for NFL Draft Skills in New Power Rankings

  • 49ers TE George Kittle Reveals How Seahawks Nearly Traded for Him

  • Chiefs Named ‘Best Fit’ to Sign All-Pro WR Away From Bucs

  • New Chiefs LT Orlando Brown Jr. Turns Heads in ‘Foxy’ Outfit [LOOK]

    New Chiefs left tackle Orlando Brown Jr. made a unique fashion statement on his first day on the job.