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

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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Washington Sophomore Guard Kyra Hardesty. Kyra scored 59 points in a game against Pacific leading the Lady Jays to an 85-80 overtime win over the Lady Indians. She shot 61% from the floor, hit 20-of-33 field goal attempts, seven of 11 beyond the arc and 12-of-15 free throws. For the season, Kyra is averaging 21.4 points, three rebounds, 3.72 assists and 2.24 steals per game.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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The balance of power in Congress may have changed hands, but the game of "budget chicken" is on again--albeit on a smaller scale.

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SPORTS CORNER

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Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright is feeling good after a Monday bullpen session. The 33-year-old threw 30-to-40 pitches without incident. Wainwright flew back to St. Louis last week to have an abdominal strain checked out. It will be two to three weeks before he pitches in a game.