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.


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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Freshman Cross Country Runner Julia McIntyre from New Haven High School. Julia finished sixth in the state meet in Jefferson City with a time of 20:58.40 at the Oak Hills Golf Course in Jefferson City earlier this month. She helped her team to a 12th place finish. Julia was a straight A student at Franklin County R-2 and she continues to get A's in high school.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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