Eric Berry RUMORS & NEWS

  • Chiefs are used to Eric Berry not giving up

    Kansas City Star "With Alex Smith’s demoralizing overthrow of Chris Conley in the end zone and Ross Travis flubbing of Smith’s pass on the next play, the Chiefs had botched their best, and maybe last, chance to get back in range of the Carolina Panthers on Sunday at Bank of America Stadium. It was 17-6 in the..." November 14

  • Eric Berry added to Chiefs active roster

    Pro Football Talk "The Chiefs and Chargers each had players with roster exemptions this week, but only one of them has been activated ahead of Sunday’s kickoff. The Chiefs activated safety Eric Berry on Saturday, putting him on the active roster for the first time since he signed his franchise tender and reported..." September 11

  • Chiefs' Berry signs franchise tag, will practice Monday "Eric Berry is officially back. The Kansas City safety reported Sunday and signed his franchise tender, the team announced. Berry will practice with the Chiefs on Monday. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport first reported on Friday that Berry would return early this week. " August 28

  • Eric Berry to end holdout, rejoin Chiefs next week "Eric Berry's return to the Kansas City Chiefs is coming soon. The Pro Bowl safety has been staying away from the team after the sides couldn't agree on a long-term contract extension last month. Berry was slapped with the franchise tag, but hasn't signed the tag, so he's not currently under..." August 26

  • Chiefs' GM expects Eric Berry, Jamaal Charles and Tamba Hali to be ready for opener

    Kansas City Star "Chiefs training camp has played to mostly positive reviews, but it should be remembered several roles are being performed by understudies. Safety Eric Berry hasn’t appeared at Missouri Western after he and the Chiefs were unable to come to terms on a long-term contract agreement. Running back..." August 10

  • Chiefs safety Eric Berry expected to skip most of preseason

    Kansas City Star "It appears Chiefs safety Eric Berry is primed to skip the preseason. According to a report by ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Berry plans to miss most — if not all — of the preseason. Such a move would be a way for the Pro Bowl safety to show his displeasure with team’s inability to reach a long-term..." July 28

  • Chiefs' Berry not planning to report for training camp

    The Score "Kansas City Chiefs safety Eric Berry isn't planning to report for training camp, sources told NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. The news isn't a big surprise, as Berry has yet to sign his franchise tag, and thus isn't subject to team fines for skipping camp. What remains unclear is whether Berry,..." July 26

  • Franchise tag not a bad deal for Cousins, Jeffery, Berry and Johnson

    Pro Football Talk "NFL players don’t like getting the franchise tag, and it’s easy to understand why: The franchise tag keeps them from finding out how much money they’d actually command on a free market. But for the four players who will play this season on the franchise tag, it’s not a bad deal. Washington..." July 16

  • Report: Chiefs wanted disability policy in Eric Berry contract

    Sportsnaut "Some very interesting information came out on Friday in regards to relations between Eric Berry and the Kansas City Chiefs. Mike Garofolo of NFL Network is reporting the Chiefs wanted Berry to pay for a disability policy in a long-term contract. Rand Getlin of NFL Network is reporting that..." July 15

  • Chiefs, Berry still working on extension ahead of deadline

    The Score "The Kansas City Chiefs are hoping to hash out an 11th-hour deal with a franchise-tagged player for the second time in as many years. As Friday's 4 p.m. negotiation deadline fast approaches, the Chiefs are still discussing a long-term extension with star safety Eric Berry, reports Ian Rapoport..." July 15

  • Chiefs and Eric Berry are far apart on deal

    Kansas City Star "The Chiefs and safety Eric Berry remain far apart on a contract extension, a source confirmed to The Star on Thursday. The two sides have until 3 p.m. Friday to get an extension done. In the absence of a new deal, the 27-year-old Berry would play the 2016 season under the one-year, $10.8..." July 15

  • Eric Berry, Chiefs unlikely to reach deal barring change "Fresh off an unprecedented comeback season, Eric Berry finds himself among the select group of players battling the franchise tag. As the deadline for players to sign their tags looms, it looks as though Berry will land in the group that will play under the tag in 2016. Unless there is a..." July 13

  • Chiefs chances of signing Eric Berry pegged at 50 percent

    Arrowhead Pride "What are the odds the Kansas City Chiefs will sign Eric Berry to a long-term deal before Friday’s deadline? If Jason La Canfora is taking your bet, it’s 50 percent. La Canfora went through all the franchise tagged players and gave his assessment of how likely it is to get done. With Berry,..." July 12

  • Chiefs' Eric Berry ‘a bit surprised’ on lack of extension progress

    Kansas City Star "LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST REDDIT PRINT ORDER REPRINT OF THIS STORY Against the backdrop of approximately 352 kids laughing, jumping and playing on a humid summer night, Chiefs safety Eric Berry wore a smile on his face as he stood on the turf at North Kansas City High School and explained..." July 09

  • Should Eric Berry Become the Highest-Paid Safety in the NFL?

    Bleacher Report "On Tuesday,'s Jeremy Fowler reported that Eric Berry—unsurprisingly—has a chance to become the NFL's highest-paid safety. "Berry knows he has one chance at this and has eyes set on a big number," wrote Fowler of the four-time Pro Bowler. "He would need to surpass Harrison's Smith..." June 24