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Kansas City Chiefs

The Kansas City Chiefs are a National Football League team based in Kansas City, Missouri.

Founded: 1960 (charter AFL member; joined NFL in 1970 league merger)
Formerly known as: Dallas Texans, 1960-63, then moved to Kansas City.
Home stadium: Arrowhead Stadium[?]
Uniform colors: Red, White, and Gold
Helmet design: Red helmet with white arrowhead bearing initials K.C.
League championships won: AFL 1962, 1966, 1969.
Super Bowl appearances: I (lost), IV (won)

Franchise history

The team is owned by Lamar Hunt[?], who founded the team along with their original league, the American Football League, in 1960. The Dallas Texans, as they were known then, defeated the Houston Oilers in a dramatic 1962 AFL championship which went into double overtime.

As the Chiefs, under coach Hank Stram[?], the team played in the first Super Bowl, losing 35-10 to Vince Lombardi's Green Bay Packers. They earned revenge three years later, upsetting the Minnesota Vikings 23-7.

Players of note

Football Hall of Famers:

Current stars:

Retired numbers:

Not to be forgotten:

Kansas City Chiefs official web site (http://www.kcchiefs.com/)

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