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The Best Kansas City Chiefs Tight Ends Of All Time

Updated August 23, 2019 942 votes 153 voters 3.6k 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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  • Tony Gonzalez1

    1997-2008

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

  • Travis Kelce2
    108
    28

    Travis Kelce

    2013-2018

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

  • Fred Arbanas3

    1963-1970

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

  • Jonathan Hayes4
    23
    9

    Jonathan Hayes

    1985-1993

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

  • Keith Cash5

    1992-1996

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

  • Walter White6

    1975-1979

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

  • Derrick Walker7
    16
    10

    Derrick Walker

    1994-1997

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

  • Demetrius Harris8
    21
    17

    Demetrius Harris

    2014-2018

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

  • Jason Dunn9

    2000-2007

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

  • Anthony Fasano10

    2013-2014

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

  • Tony Moeaki11

    2010, 2012

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

  • Billy Masters12
    10
    7

    Billy Masters

    1975-1976

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

  • Al Dixon13
    10
    7

    Al Dixon

    1979-1982

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

  • Mike Dyal14

    1992-1993

    Chiefs stats: 9 games played, 8 receptions, 90 yards, 0 TDs

  • Alfredo Roberts15

    1988-1990

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

  • Kris Wilson16

    2004-2007

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

  • Sean Ryan17
    8
    6

    Sean Ryan

    2009

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

  • Ted Popson18
    8
    6

    Ted Popson

    1997-1998

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

  • Brad Cottam19
    8
    6

    Brad Cottam

    2008-2009

    Chiefs stats: 24 games played, 16 receptions, 183 yards, 0 TDs

  • Reggie Johnson20
    8
    6

    Reggie Johnson

    1996

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

  • Rod Jones21
    8
    6

    Rod Jones

    1987-1988

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

  • Willie Scott22
    9
    8

    Willie Scott

    1981-1985

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

  • Reggie Carolan23
    8
    8

    Reggie Carolan

    1964-1968

    Chiefs stats: 62 games played, 20 receptions, 325 yards, 4 TDs

  • Walt Arnold24
    8
    8

    Walt Arnold

    1984-1987

    Chiefs stats: 47 games played, 62 receptions, 629 yards, 3 TDs

  • Paul Coffman25

    1986-1987

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