The Kansas City Chiefs will be down two offensive linemen against the San Francisco 49ers in the Super Bowl. The Chiefs injury report Friday revealed an update for Rashee Rice after the rookie wide receiver suffered a scary moment during Thursday’s practice.
Rashee Rice had a scary injury on Thursday
Chiefs wide receiver Rashee Rice runs with the ball against the Las Vegas Raiders at GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri, on Dec. 25, 2023. (Jay Biggerstaff-USA Today Sports)
The Chiefs listed Rice on Thursday’s injury report for having an ankle injury from being stepped on at practice. The Chiefs believed Rice would be okay after he received medical attention for the injury.
Per the Chiefs injury report Friday, Rice was a full participant in Friday’s practice and has no injury designation for the game on Sunday.
The Kansas City Chiefs are down two OLs in the Super Bowl
Jan 13, 2024; Kansas City, Missouri, USA; Kansas City Chiefs guard Joe Thuney (62) on the line of scrimmage against the Miami Dolphins in a 2024 AFC wild card game at GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports
Three-time All-Pro Joe Thuney and offensive tackle Prince Tega Wanogho were ruled out for the Super Bowl. Thuney did not participate in any practices this week. Wanogho was a full participant in all three practices this week.
Prince Tega Wanogho has been out since September
Jan 21, 2023; Kansas City, Missouri, USA; Kansas City Chiefs offensive tackle Prince Tega Wanogho (70) leaves the field after warm-ups prior to an AFC divisional round game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports
Wanogho was placed on injured reserve since September after he tore his quad against the Chicago Bears in Week 3. He played 16 snaps for the Chiefs during their first three regular season games.