Chiefs’ Kadarius Toney not expected to play against 49ers in Super Bowl LVIII: report

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Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Kadarius Toney has not played since Week 15 of nan 2023 NFL season, and it appears his play will besides extremity connected nan bench. 

Toney is not expected to play successful Super Bowl LVIII against nan San Francisco 49ers Sunday nighttime successful Las Vegas, according to ESPN. 

Toney was not listed connected Kansas City’s wounded study up of nan game.

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It’s been an absorbing mates of weeks for Toney, who was listed arsenic retired for nan AFC Championship Game against nan Baltimore Ravens for individual reasons and a hep injury. 

Hours earlier nan game, Toney took to his Instagram to push backmost connected nan conception he was missing nan crippled owed to injury. 

Kansas City caput coach Andy Reid defended Toney’s wounded position nan time aft nan Chiefs defeated Baltimore. 

"Well, evidently he's been connected nan wounded report. That portion is not made up by immoderate means," Reid told reporters. "He's been moving done immoderate things, and he'll beryllium backmost retired there."

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On Monday, Toney suggested that his rant earlier nan AFC Championship Game was directed astatine fans of nan New York Giants – Toney’s erstwhile squad – and not astatine nan Chiefs. 

"I ne'er attacked nan Chiefs, ne'er said thing astir nan Chiefs. Who I was referring to was nan Giants fans and nan group successful my comments, my remark box, not moreover connected my unrecorded recording, truthful you wouldn't moreover cognize they were there," Toney said, via ESPN. 

"But I was referring to them, which I shouldn't have. I conscionable wanted to spell retired there. I conscionable wanted to get my connection crossed arsenic acold arsenic my injury, but I shouldn't person done that astatine nan extremity of nan day. I'm a man, and I tin judge my mistakes conscionable for illustration I judge my wins. I'm conscionable moving past that correct now. We're trying to spell retired and trying to triumph [the Super Bowl]."

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Toney played successful Super Bowl LVII against nan Philadelphia Eagles, scoring a touchdown successful Kansas City’s 38-35 victory. 

In his first afloat play pinch nan Chiefs aft being acquired via waste and acquisition from nan Giants, Toney had 27 receptions for 169 yards and 1 touchdown. 

Fox News’ Paulina Dedaj contributed to this report