Rumor, yes. But what a hit it would be to the Chiefs. Right now they sit at the top of the AFC West (even though they are at .500 but it counts). Arrowheadaddict.com has posted links to reports for and against it.
Kansas City Chiefs running back Larry Johnson is out for the season.
This was confirmed by a source within the Chiefs organization with direct knowledge of the situation.
Myfoxkc.com is waiting on word from the Chiefs:
The Chiefs completely deny this story, saying their medical staff hasn’t told them anything about a broken bone in the foot.
It’s not uncommon for the news in a rival city to jump on something like this first. It’s a wait and see from here. Priest Holmes will be jumping off waiver wires if he hasn’t already in your fantasy leagues. Hermy says it will be a committee approach for this weekend though.