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Recapping the Chiefs’ First Handful of Offseason Moves

The new league year is underway in the NFL and the Kansas City Chiefs have been plenty busy. Here’s a collection of everything that’s happened so far.

Free Agency Signings:

The Chiefs have signed the following free agents as of Friday evening:

-Wide receiver Sammy Watkins from the Los Angeles Rams. Click here to learn more about the former first-round pick.

-Linebacker Anthony Hitchens from the Dallas Cowboys. Here’s five things to know about the Chiefs’ newest linebacker.

-Cornerback David Amerson from the Oakland Raiders. Amerson signed with Kansas City because “it just felt right.” Here’s five things to know about the new defensive back.

-Quarterback Chad Henne from the Jacksonville Jaguars.

Trades:

Kansas City acquired cornerback Kendall Fuller and a 2019 third-round draft pick (No. 78 overall) in exchange for quarterback Alex Smith. Click here to learn more about Fuller.

The Chiefs acquired a 2018 fourth-round pick (No. 124 overall) and a 2019 second-round pick in exchange for cornerback Marcus Peters and a 2018 sixth-round pick.

For reference, here’s an updated look at where the Chiefs will be selecting in the 2018 Draft.

Players Re-Signed:

-Punter Dustin Colquitt. Check out the press release here.

-Fullback Anthony Sherman. Here’s a link to the news.

-Wide Receiver De’Anthony Thomas

-Defensive Tackle Jarvis Jenkins

-Linebacker Terrance Smith

-Offensive guard Jordan Devey

Players Released:

-Linebacker Tamba Hali. Here’s a link to the press release.

-Safety Ron Parker

Players That Signed Elsewhere:

-Wide receiver Albert Wilson signed with the Miami Dolphins

-Offensive tackle Zach Fulton signed with the Houston Texans

-Cornerback Terrance Mitchell signed with the Cleveland Browns

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