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Old 12-17-2012, 01:50 PM  
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A little refresher on Clark Hunt

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http://sports.espn.go.com/nfl/news/story?id=2715831

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Clark Hunt says he'll run the Kansas City Chiefs with the same hands-off policy that characterized his father's ownership.

"We have people in the organization to make those decisions," the 41-year-old Hunt said after the Chiefs beat Jacksonville 35-30 Sunday in their first home game after the death of his father.

"The reason we hire a football person is so they can make the decisions."

Lamar Hunt, who founded the Chiefs as the Dallas Texans in 1960 at the same time he founded the AFL, died Dec. 14 following a long bout with prostate cancer. He had already transferred ownership of 24 percent of all his holdings, including the Chiefs, to his three sons and one daughter.

Clark, who was appointed chairman of the Chiefs in 2005, is apparently the only one of the four who has shown much interest in the club.

But he said he would continue to let general manager Carl Peterson run the day-to-day football operations while he immerses himself in extensive renovations on Arrowhead Stadium. The 33-year-old facility will undergo a $250 million upgrade beginning in February.

"We try to stay out of it," Clark Hunt said of football operations. "Like anybody, we have an opinion. But I would tell the guys our opinion doesn't matter. It's yours.

"But I'll be very involved in the stadium renovation. Obviously we have a lot of things going on from a business standpoint that ties into the renovation that we're going to be very involved with."

There were video board tributes to Lamar Hunt both before and during the game. The Chiefs founder died at the age of 74 and was hailed throughout the NFL as a pioneer who helped shape the modern face of professional football.

"It's been a trying time for our family," Clark Hunt said. "We have appreciated so very much all the kind things that people have said."
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Old 12-17-2012, 01:55 PM   #2
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Old 12-17-2012, 01:57 PM   #3
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Old 12-17-2012, 02:48 PM   #4
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I've been saying this. He's the type of owner that every GM would want to work for. That probably why Pioli came here when nobody thought it would happen.

So I think he'll be able to get some pretty good candidates to interview. We just have to hope this hire pans out.
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Old 12-17-2012, 02:55 PM   #5
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So Lamars other 3 kids have absolutely nothing to do with the team?
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Old 12-17-2012, 02:59 PM   #6
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So Lamars other 3 kids have absolutely nothing to do with the team?
Other than cashing their checks, it sounds like they don't.
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Old 12-17-2012, 03:04 PM   #7
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Are you trying to say that Clark is gonna keep Scott Pioli or something?

Because, well...he isn't.
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Old 12-17-2012, 03:04 PM   #8
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I heard he's not very smart.
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Old 12-17-2012, 03:06 PM   #9
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Old 12-17-2012, 03:09 PM   #10
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I heard he's not very smart.
he hired Scott Peeoli didn't he?

that's been proven already.
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Old 12-17-2012, 03:12 PM   #11
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I heard he's not very smart.
You hear that from someone that passed you a pipe?
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Old 12-17-2012, 03:13 PM   #12
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he hired Scott Peeoli didn't he?

that's been proven already.
So he's dumb and he can't predict the future.

Why hasn't he been overthrown already?
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Old 12-17-2012, 03:14 PM   #13
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he hired Scott Peeoli didn't he?

that's been proven already.
Everybody wanted to hire Scott Pioli. The Giants wanted to hire Scott Pioli. It turns out it was a bad hire. It happens.
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Old 12-17-2012, 03:19 PM   #14
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Old 12-17-2012, 03:22 PM   #15
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Everybody wanted to hire Scott Pioli. The Giants wanted to hire Scott Pioli. It turns out it was a bad hire. It happens.
yeah as soon as they figure out Tom Brady is the Patriot Way.
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