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Buy a ticket? Psh! NFL teams selling memberships

In this July 27, 2014, file photo, Kansas City Chiefs season-ticket holders line up for pancakes before the NFL football team's training camp in St. Joseph. Mo. By making fans feel as though they’re part of the team, and offering gifts and experiences exclusive to members, the Chiefs have managed to expand their season ticket sales at a time when many franchises are having a hard time filling their stadiums. (AP Photo/St. Joseph News-Press, Todd Weddle, File)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The change made by the Kansas City Chiefs a few years ago was subtle — one word, really — yet it ushered a pronounced change in the way the franchise viewed its most important fans.

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Royals’ Yost implores fans to show up to games

Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Danny Duffy, second from left, gets a pat on the chest from manager Ned Yost (3) as he in the taken out of a game against the Minnesota Twins in the seventh inning during a baseball Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo.  (AP Photo/Ed Zurga)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Royals manager Ned Yost pleaded with fans on Wednesday to show up for their remaining home games, one night after Alex Gordon’s walk-off homer gave Kansas City a dramatic win over Minnesota that was seen by just 13,847 at Kauffman Stadium.

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Jayhawks’ Reagan hired by Weis to replace _ Weis

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — John Reagan has what could be the most uncomfortable job in major college football: He’s the offensive coordinator at Kansas, hired by coach Charlie Weis to replace — Charlie Weis.

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Chiefs starters unlikely to play vs Green Bay

Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce (87) runs from Minnesota Vikings safety Kurt Coleman (20), linebacker Jasper Brinkley (54) and safety Andrew Sendejo (34) during the second half of an NFL preseason football game in Kansas City, Mo., Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014. The Vikings won 30-12. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jamaal Charles has confidence that the Kansas City Chiefs offense will be in synch when the regular season rolls around a week from Sunday.

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