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By Josh Alper

Over the years, we’ve seen players with franchise tags remain unsigned throughout the offseason only to see talks about a multi-year deal catch fire just before the July 15 deadline to sign one. That’s how things played out for the Chiefs and linebacker Justin Houston last season. Houston wound up signing on six-year deal with…
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By Darin Gantt

The Seahawks got rid of Drew Nowak last week, even though he entered last year as their starting center. So with rosters at 90, you figured someone would pick him up. The Chiefs became that somebody announcing they had signed Nowak along with three players who impressed them sufficiently as tryouts during rookie minicamp. They…
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By Josh Alper

The Chiefs saw guard Jeff Allen sign with the Texans as a free agent earlier this offseason and they released Ben Grubbs, leaving some openings on their depth chart at guard heading into the 2016 season. They brought in another player to compete for a chance to fill them on Monday when they claimed Jordan…
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By Mike Florio

The rookie minicamp in Kansas City featured an intriguing local product: The son of Chiefs Hall of Fame linebacker Derrick Thomas. Running back Donnell Alexander participated in the team’s minicamp on a tryout basis. And he matched the arrowheads on his helmet with an arrowhead tattoo on his neck. “I’ve had this for quite a…
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By Mike Florio

Count the Chiefs among the teams who are getting plenty of their rookie draft picks under contract. The Chiefs have announced deals with second-round defensive lineman Chris Jones, fourth-round offensive lineman Parker Ehinger, fourth-round receiver Demarcus Robinson, fifth-round quarterback Kevin Hogan, sixth-round defensive back D.J. White, and sixth-round linebacker Dadi Nicholas. The Chiefs also have added seven…
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