Five former Chiefs sue team

Updated: December 3, 2013, 3:44 PM ET
Associated Press

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Five former Chiefs players who were on the team between 1987 and 1993 filed a lawsuit Tuesday claiming the team hid and even lied about the risks of head injuries during that period, a time when there was no collective bargaining agreement in place in the NFL.

The lawsuit, filed in Jackson County Circuit Court on behalf of former players Leonard Griffin, Chris Martin, Joe Phillips, Alexander Louis Cooper and Kevin Porter -- all of whom played on defense -- seeks undisclosed ...

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