Last Game
Sun, Jan 23 |
vs Buffalo Bills (11-6-0)
  • GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium
36
Final / OT
42

AFC West Standings

Team Div Overall
5-1-0 12-5-0
3-3-0 10-7-0
3-3-0 9-8-0
1-5-0 7-10-0

2021 Receiving

STATS REC
Receptions
YDS
Receiving Yards
AVG
Average Yards per Reception
TD
Receiving Touchdowns
LNG
Longest Reception
Regular Season 2 24 12.0 0 16
Post Season

Top Marcus Kemp News

  • Chiefs' Marcus Kemp: Works primarily on special teams

    Kemp finished out the 2021 regular season with two catches for 24 yards on five targets.

    Kemp played only 72 offensive snaps all season compared to 311 on special teams. He's still buried on the depth chart heading into the playoffs and doesn't figure to contribute unless things get bad in terms of wide receiver absences. Kemp will be a restricted free agent in the offseason, so there is a decent chance he will be back in Kansas City next year.

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  • Chiefs' Marcus Kemp: Activated from COVID-19 list

    Kemp was activated from the reserve/COVID-19 list Monday, according to Aaron Wilson of Sportstalk 790 Houston.

    While this move certainly boosts Kansas City's receiving corps in terms of depth, Kemp is not expected to play a big role offensively. He's registered just two catches all season long and has played most of his snaps on special teams.

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  • Chiefs' Marcus Kemp: Placed in COVID protocol

    Kemp was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list Thursday, Herbie Teope of the Kansas City Star reports.

    Kemp will need to clear the league's COVID-19 protocols quickly in order to suit up Sunday against the Cowboys. If he misses game action, Kemp's absence will be felt on special teams, but the offense won't miss a beat, as he's registered just two catches all season.

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  • Chiefs' Marcus Kemp: Re-signs with Kansas City

    Kemp was re-signed by Kansas City on Wednesday, Adam Teicher of ESPN.com reports.

    Kemp was cut by the Chiefs on Tuesday, but he'll return to the team after Tyrann Mathieu (undisclosed) was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list Wednesday. The 26-year-old receiver appeared in 11 games with the Chiefs and Dolphins last year and hauled in his lone target for 11 yards.

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  • Marcus Kemp: Cut by Kansas City

    Kemp was cut by the Chiefs on Tuesday.

    Kemp appeared in 10 games for the Chiefs last season and inked a contract extension in March, but he was unable to retain his spot on the initial 53-man roster. The 26-year-old has two catches for 18 yards in 28 career games since going undrafted out of Hawaii in 2017.

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  • Chiefs' Marcus Kemp: Re-ups in Kansas City

    Kemp signed a contract extension with the Chiefs on Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.

    Kemp played in 11 regular-season games in 2020, 10 with the Chiefs, and caught just one pass for an 11-yard gain. The 25-year-old also played in the final two postseason contests but logged only four offensive snaps. Kemp will be on the roster bubble heading into training camp.

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  • Marcus Kemp: Back to practice squad

    Kemp reverted back to Kansas City's practice squad Monday, per the NFL's official transaction log.

    Kemp was brought up to the active roster for the Super Bowl but failed to record a catch. He'll finish the season with one grab for 11 yards on one target.

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  • Chiefs' Marcus Kemp: Brought to active roster

    Kemp was elevated to the active roster ahead of Sunday's Super Bowl matchup against the Buccaneers.

    Kemp saw four snaps against the Bills in the conference championships but has otherwise been a special teams player for the Chiefs throughout much of the regular season.

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  • Marcus Kemp: Sent to practice squad

    Kemp reverted to Kansas City's practice squad Monday, per the NFL's official transaction log.

    Kemp was brought up to the Chiefs' active roster for Sunday's AFC Championship Game against Buffalo. He was on the field for four offensive snaps and 17 special teams snaps, recovering an onside kick in the fourth quarter that helped seal the victory.

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  • Chiefs' Marcus Kemp: Rises to active roster

    The Chiefs elevated Kemp to the active roster Saturday.

    Kemp didn't play in last week's divisional-round win over the Browns, but he could gear up for the AFC Championship Game against the Bills. During the regular season, Kemp recorded one reception for an 11-yard gain over 10 games.

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  • Marcus Kemp: Returns to Kansas City

    Kemp signed with the Chiefs' practice squad Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.

    Kemp played 10 games with the Chiefs this season. While he mostly worked on special teams, he did catch one pass for an 11-yard gain. The 25-year-old ended up signing in Miami after being cut by the Chiefs in December, but he'll return to the Chiefs for another Super Bowl run. Kemp will add depth at wide receiver.

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  • Marcus Kemp: Lands back on practice squad

    Kemp reverted back to Miami's practice squad Monday, per the NFL's official transaction log.

    Kemp was on the field for 21 special-teams snaps Week 17. He appeared in 10 contests during the 2020 campaign, recording one catch for 11 yards.

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  • Dolphins' Marcus Kemp: Back on active roster

    Kemp was elevated to the Dolphins' active roster Saturday.

    Kemp has not logged more than 12 offensive snaps in a single contest this season, but he'll return to the field Sunday with DeVante Parker (hamstring) and Jakeem Grant (ankle) considered questionable.

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  • Marcus Kemp: Finds new home in Miami

    Kemp signed with the Dolphins' practice squad Wednesday, Josh Tolentino of The Athletic reports.

    Kemp was let go by the Chiefs on Tuesday, and after clearing waivers, he found a new home in South Beach. He'll add crucial depth at wide receiver, as Dolphins receivers DeVante Parker and Jakeem Grant are both dealing with hamstring injuries.

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  • Marcus Kemp: Shown door in Kansas City

    The Chiefs waived Kemp on Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.

    Kemp logged 10 games for the defending champions, playing sparingly on offense and catching his lone target for an 11-yard gain. If he clears waivers, there's a good chance Kemp lands on the Chiefs' practice squad.

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  • Chiefs' Marcus Kemp: Signed to active roster

    The Chiefs signed Kemp to their active roster Saturday, Matt Derrick of Chiefs Digest reports.

    Kemp was on the team's practice squad prior to getting promoted. He has only seen action in one game this year and ended up with one reception for 11 yards. The 25-year-old pass catcher now sits at No. 5 on the Chiefs' depth chart.

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  • Marcus Kemp: Back down to practice squad

    Kemp reverted to the Chiefs' practice squad after being activated for Sunday's 35-9 win against the Jets, per the NFL's official transaction log.

    Kemp played 19 special-teams snaps along with 12 offensive snaps for the Chiefs' high-powered attack, though he was unable to make any notable contributions on the stat sheet. The Hawaii product has already suited up in seven games for the defending champions this season, meaning he very well may be right back up to the active roster for a Week 9 home test against Carolina.

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  • Colts' Marcus Kemp: Rises to active roster

    The Chiefs elevated Kemp to the active roster Saturday, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.

    Kemp was elevated for last week's blowout win over the Broncos and recorded an 11-yard reception on his lone target. Sammy Watkins (hamstring) is still out of the lineup, and since Sunday's game against the Jets could get out of hand quickly, Kemp may garner some garbage-time reps.

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  • Marcus Kemp: Drops back to practice roster

    Kemp reverted to the Chiefs' practice squad Monday, per the NFL's official transaction log.

    Kemp logged his first offensive snaps of the season Sunday against the Broncos and caught his lone target for 11 yards in the blowout win. He may be elevated again Week 8 against the Jets depending on whether Sammy Watkins (hamstring) is available.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-4, 210 lbs
Birthplace: Ogden, UT
Age: 26
School: Hawaii
Experience: 4