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Kansas City Chiefs Top Twitter Accounts To Follow

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Keeping up with your favorite team can be an all-consuming task. We’re here to help indulge that need to follow all aspects of the NFL on Twitter.

For all 32 teams, we’re picking the best Twitter accounts for each franchise. They run the gamut from players, coaches, executives, traditional media, bloggers or simply accounts that keep us informed and entertained.

Whether you’re a Twitter neophyte or simply trying to spice up your feed for football season, we’re here to help. And it all starts with the Kansas City Chiefs official Twitter account:

@kcchiefs (Followers: 97,094)

Top Chiefs To Follow:

Note: Followers as of date of publication, July 31, 2012

 

Name

Pos.

Twitter

Followers

1.

Jamaal Charles

RB

@jcharles25

967,598

2.

Jon Baldwin

WR

@Jon__Baldwin

288,492

3.

Eric Berry

S

@Stuntman1429

67,593

4.

Peyton Hillis

RB

@thepeytonhillis

49,739

5.

Dexter McCluster

RB

@dextermccluster

45,380

6.

Steve Breaston

WR

@SBreaston15

41,952

7.

Brady Quinn

QB

@BQ9

37,075

8.

Kevin Boss

TE

@KevinBossman

35,397

9.

Brandon Flowers

CB

@BFlowers24

34,474

10.

Eric Winston

OT

@ericwinston

28,924

11.

Javier Arenas

CB

@JavierArenas21

28,183

12.

Tamba Hali

LB

@TambaHali91

24,159

13.

Derrick Johnson

LB

@superdj56

22,790

14.

Dwayne Bowe

WR

@DwayneBowe82

12,807

15.

Stanford Routt

CB

@SRoutt26

10,808

16.

Kendrick Lewis

S

@klewis23

10,680

17.

Andy Studebaker

LB

@studie32

10,227

18.

Dontari Poe

DT

@PoeMans_dream

9,868

19.

Tony Moeaki

TE

@TonyMoeaki81

8,565

20.

Branden Albert

OG

@B_albert76

6,040

If you want the latest Chiefs' news and information, you need to follow @ChiefsPR (8,153 followers) and Chiefs Insider @JoshLooney (16,040).

Mitch Holthus, the Voice of the Chiefs, can be found in the Twitterverse at @mitchholthus (12,298).

To help you get in the spirit for the upcoming season, you can follow the Chiefs' cheerleaders at @ChiefsCheer (4,471).

The Chiefs Beat:

Kent Babb, Columnist for the Kansas City Star: @kentbabb (12,239)

Adam Teicher, Writer for Kansas City Star: @adamteicher (6,402)

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Randy Covitz, Writer for Kansas City Star: @randycovitz (1,484)

Chiefs Blog Roll:

Red Zone is the Kansas City Star's Chiefs blog.

Arrowhead Pride is SB Nation's Chiefs blog, which also can be found on Twitter at @ArrowheadPride.

Warpaint Illustrated offers independent coverage of the Chiefs in print, online and via the Out of Bounds podcast. It's Twitter handle, @ChiefsInsider should not be confused with that of @JoshLooney, who is the official Chiefs Insider.

Arrowhead Addict, Chiefs Command, Chiefs Gab, and the appropriately named KC Chiefs Blog are some others to check out.

The ESPN AFC West blog is run by Bill Williamson and you can follow him @espn_afcwest.

2012 Athlon Sports NFL Power Rankings and Team Previews:

No. 32:Jacksonville Jaguars
No. 31:St. Louis Rams
No. 30:Minnesota Vikings
No. 29:Indianapolis Colts
No. 28:Cleveland Browns
No. 27:Miami Dolphins
No. 26:Arizona Cardinals
No. 25:Tampa Bay Buccaneers
No. 24:Kansas City Chiefs
No. 23: Wed., Aug. 1

Order your 2012 Kansas City Chiefs Athlon Sports NFL Preview magazine here

Related: 2012 Kansas City Chiefs Season Preview
Related: 2012 Kansas City Chiefs Schedule Analysis

- By Braden Gall and Mark Ross, published on July 31, 2012

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