The Facts: Three weeks ago, as he was ready to head into free-agency, Richardson wasn't certain he would be able to finish his career with the Chiefs. Thursday, after almost a week as a free agent, Richardson was more encouraged about ending his career where it started. "We're making headway," Richardson said about his contract talks with the Chiefs. "They've got an offer on the table. We still have a little work left to do, but I feel better about the chances for getting something done.
Diehards Line:Richardson joined the Chiefs in 1995 and worked his way up from special teams to starting fullback. As the lead blocker in recent seasons, first for Priest Holmes and then for Larry Johnson, Richardson was a major part of the success of the Chiefs' running game.