Brock Olivo Joins the Chiefs Coaching Staff

The Kansas City Chiefs have announced the club has hired former University of Missouri and NFL running back Brock Olivo to serve as the team's Assistant Special Teams Coach. Olivo joins the Chiefs after two seasons as an assistant coach with Coastal Carolina where he coached the running backs and assisted on special teams. Olivo helped guide the Borgia Knights to the 1993 State Championship with a 14-0 record. While at MU, Olivo rushed for more than three thousand yards and led the team in scoring three straight seasons. Olivo was also the nation's first recipient of the Mosi Tatupu Award as college football's top special teams player. He spent four seasons with the Detroit Lions from 1998 to 2001 where he served as a running back and captain of the Lions special teams units.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 3 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Post 297 Senior American Legion Baseball Player Trey Fink. Earlier this season in a game against St. Peters, Trey pitched a complete game with 11 strike outs and no walks in an 8-1 win. He also went the distance in a tough luck 6-1 loss to Washington. He only gave up four hits with 13 strike outs and one walk. Time and again, Trey has proven his ability to go deep into games.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 4 days ago

Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

4 hours 31 min ago

Local Senior Legion teams are getting ready for the trip to the 2015 Blue Springs Woodbat Tournament. Washington, Union and St. Charles will compete in the event which will run Wednesday through Sunday at the Hidden Valley Athletic Complex.