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By Mike Florio

The Chiefs traded out of round one last Thursday night, landing instead at the sixth spot in round two. And with that pick, the Chiefs selected Mississippi State defensive tackle Chris Jones. Six days later, Jones has a contract. Per a league source, Jones has agreed to terms. He becomes the highest non-first-round pick to date…
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By Zac Jackson

Former NFL wide receiver Brett Perriman collapsed and was taken to a Miami-area hospital Tuesday night, per multiple reports. CBS Radio in Miami reported that Perriman, 50, collapsed due to “extremely high blood pressure” and quoted an unnamed family member as saying Perriman had shown “small signs of progress” from Tuesday into Wednesday. Perriman played…
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By Zac Jackson

The Chiefs released safety Jimmy Wilson and linebacker Cameron Gordon on Tuesday. Wilson and Gordon signed with the Chiefs earlier in the offseason but were released as the Chiefs cleared roster space for draft picks and post-draft rookie signings. Wilson signed a two-year, $4.85 million deal with San Diego in 2015 but was cut last…
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By Mike Florio

Talent continues to trump character concerns in the NFL, even if the bar is now higher for getting a player a second chance — and lower for keeping him out. The Chiefs deemed West Alabama return specialist Tyreek Hill to be good enough to get a shot at the NFL, and his misconduct not bad enough…
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By Mike Florio

The Chiefs had decided to wait to make a decision on tackle Eric Fisher until after the draft. The Chiefs have made their decision. PFT has confirmed that the Chiefs have exercised the fifth-year option. It extends Fisher’s contract through 2017, at a salary of $11.9 million for the fifth season. The amount is guaranteed…
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By Michael David Smith

It’s way too early to start thinking about which players are available in next year’s NFL draft. But it’s not too late to declare that the Browns will be in good shape next year. The Browns have two first-round picks and two second-round picks in the 2017 NFL draft, thanks to trades with the Eagles…
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