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

4 hours 27 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Middle Hitter Amanda Vollmer with the Washington High School Volleyball Team. Amanda currently has 58 kills on the year and is averaging more than two kills per game. She also sports a 97.46 serve percentage with seven aces. Amanda is also a good defender with 30 blocks and 38 digs on the season.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 4 hours ago

On Saturday, September 6, our family lost a dear friend to a car accident. Listeners know her as Lexi the Impulse Puppy. It surprised us a bit just how much the loss struck us--a tribute to just how much that dog loved us--and just how much we loved that dog. Dogs are not the same as people, but they certainly tap into the very best of us.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

IN REMEMBRANCE OF LEXI JONES - 09/08/2014 - 11:32am
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Senior Games Embrace Life! - 06/23/2014 - 11:23am

SPORTS CORNER

7 hours 3 min ago

The Cardinals open their final road trip of the season tonight in Chicago. Adam Wainwright tries for his 20th win, while the Cubs start Travis Wood. St. Louis will also play three at Arizona this weekend. The Cardinals lead the Pirates by two-and-a-half games in the NL Central.