NFL New League Tracker: All the Comings and Goings for the Chiefs

Aug 9, 2018; Kansas City, MO, USA; Houston Texans safety Tyrann Mathieu (32) takes the field before the game against the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium.

These players officially became free agents at 3 p.m. central time Wednesday and can sign with club.

These players have at least three accrued seasons and can sign an offer sheet with any team, but if the Chiefs make a tender offer tied to draft pick compensation they can match any offer sheet.

  • LB Terrance Smith: Did not receive contract tender, becomes free agent able to sign with any team with no compensation to Chiefs

Chiefs Exclusive Rights Free Agents

These player have fewer than three accrued seasons and the Chiefs have exclusive negotiating rights if tendered a one-year contract offer.

  • TE Alex Ellis: Did not receive contract tender, becomes free agent able to sign with any team with no compensation to Chiefs

Players released by the Chiefs

  • LB Justin Houston
  • S Eric Berry