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Chuck Noll

Haley looks to history lesson

Todd Haley is focused on the future but drawing inspiration from the past. The Chiefs coach, whose 0-1 team visits the Lions on Sunday, is at a pivotal moment in his career. His team needs to make a better showing than it did in a 41-7 loss to the Bills in its opener and must do so without second-year safety Eric Berry, one of its best players. He's done for the season with a knee injury. Haley spoke to his team before Wednesday's practice and, for inspiration, invoked two up-from-the-rubble teams: the 1989 Steelers and 1999 Jets. Both of those teams overcame big setbacks to go further than anyone could have imagined. "I was a little nervous before that talk," Haley...