The Kansas City Chiefs football team was founded in 1960 as the Dallas Texans. In 1963 they relocated to Kansas and have been known as the Chiefs ever since.
Tony Gonzalez of the Kansas City Chiefs
When they moved to Kansas City, the mayor of Kansas City was nicknamed "The Chief" thus there name is the Kansas City Chiefs
The Kansas City Chiefs began play in the American Football League as the Dallas Texans in 1960. They moved to Kansas City and became the Chiefs in 1963.
The Kansas City Chiefs.
Tony Gonzalez played for the Kansas City Chiefs as a Tight End from 1997 to 2008. He holds 5 records for the Chiefs as well as 7 NFL records. He now plays for the Atlanta Falcons.
Nobody right now, it used to be Tony Gonzalez.
The team was a charter member of the American Football League in 1960. They were playing in Dallas and were known as the Texans. The team relocated to Kansas City for the 1963 season and became known as the Chiefs. Click on the 'Kansas City Chiefs' link on this page to read about the franchise's history.
The Kansas City "Chiefs"
The Kansas City Chiefs