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The Best Kansas City Chiefs Tight Ends Of All Time

Updated August 23, 2019 776 votes 119 voters 2.8k views40 items

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The Kansas City Chiefs have had some great tight ends throughout the franchise’s history. This list of past Chiefs tight ends features former greats, current impact players, and even future stars. As the tight end position increasingly becomes more of a focal point in the offensive schemes of today, one can only imagine what this list could look like in years down the road. No matter what happens in the evolution of this position, these Kansas City tight ends have left a legacy for this that can’t be taken away. 

Great Kansas City Chiefs players such as Tony Gonzalez, Travis Kelce, and Fred Arbanas have gone down as some of the best tight ends in franchise history.

So who is the greatest tight end in Kansas City Chiefs history? Which of these tight ends has left a lasting legacy in the City of Fountains? Vote below for who you think is the best Kansas City Chiefs tight end of all time!

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  • 1
    Travis Kelce
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    Travis Kelce

    2013-2018

    Chiefs stats: 80 games played, 410 receptions, 5,236 yards, 32 TDs

  • 2
    Tony Gonzalez

    1997-2008

    Chiefs stats: 190 games played, 916 receptions, 10,940 yards, 76 TDs

  • 3
    Fred Arbanas

    1963-1970

    Chiefs stats: 118 games played, 198 receptions, 3101 yards, 34 TDs

  • 4
    Jonathan Hayes
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    Jonathan Hayes

    1985-1993

    Chiefs stats: 136 games played, 135 receptions, 1541 yards, 12 TDs

  • 5
    Keith Cash

    1992-1996

    Chiefs stats: 59 games played, 111 receptions, 1,046 yards, 9 TDs 

  • 6
    Walter White

    1975-1979

    Chiefs stats: 63 games played, 163 receptions, 2396 yards, 16 TDs

  • 7
    Anthony Fasano

    2013-2014

    Chiefs stats: 24 games played, 48 receptions, 426 yards, 7 TDs

  • 8
    Demetrius Harris
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    Demetrius Harris

    2014-2018

    Chiefs stats: 71 games played, 57 receptions, 605 yards, 6 TDs

  • 9
    Jason Dunn

    2000-2007

    Chiefs stats: 119 games played, 41 receptions, 353 yards, 7 TDs

  • 10
    Willie Scott
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    Willie Scott

    1981-1985

    Chiefs stats: 72 games played, 75 receptions, 682 yards, 11 TDs

  • 11
    Tony Moeaki

    2010, 2012

    Chiefs stats: 30 games played, 80 receptions, 1009 yards, 4 TDs

  • 12
    Morris Stroud

    1969-1974

    Chiefs stats: 69 games played, 54 receptions, 977 yards, 7 TDs

  • 13
    Leonard Pope

    2009-2011

    Chiefs stats: 45 games played, 54 receptions, 497 yards, 4 TDs

  • 14
    Derrick Walker
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    Derrick Walker

    1994-1997

    Chiefs stats: 58 games played, 75 receptions, 720 yards, 4 TDs

  • 15
    Paul Coffman

    1986-1987

    Chiefs stats: 27 games played, 17 receptions, 117 yards, 3 TDs

  • 16
    Billy Cannon

    1970

    Chiefs stats: 6 games played, 7 receptions, 125 yards, 2 TDs

  • 17
    Sean McGrath
    7
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    Sean McGrath

    2013

    Chiefs stats: 16 games played, 26 receptions, 302 yards, 2 TDs

  • 18
    Billy Masters
    5
    8

    Billy Masters

    1975-1976

    Chiefs stats: 24 games played, 42 receptions, 583 yards, 6 TDs

  • 19
    Al Dixon
    5
    8

    Al Dixon

    1979-1982

    Chiefs stats: 39 games played, 54 receptions, 722 yards, 5 TDs

  • 20
    Reggie Johnson
    4
    7

    Reggie Johnson

    1996

    Chiefs stats: 11 games played, 18 receptions, 189 yards, 1 TD

  • 21
    Kris Wilson

    2004-2007

    Chiefs stats: 49 games played, 42 receptions, 345 yards, 4 TDs

  • 22
    Ted Popson
    4
    7

    Ted Popson

    1997-1998

    Chiefs stats: 25 games played, 48 receptions, 410 yards, 2 TDs

  • 23
    Rod Jones
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    7

    Rod Jones

    1987-1988

    Chiefs stats: 5 games played, 8 receptions, 76 yards, 1 TD

  • 24
    Alfredo Roberts

    1988-1990

    Chiefs stats: 48 games played, 29 receptions, 278 yards, 1 TD

  • 25
    Sean Ryan
    4
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    Sean Ryan

    2009

    Chiefs stats: 10 games played, 14 receptions, 135 yards, 2 TDs