One other Kansas City Chiefs free agent would possibly maybe well well maybe also very nicely be on the transfer.
In response to the NFL’s reliable transaction legend, the Jacksonville Jaguars hosted earlier Chiefs LB Damien Wilson on a refer to on Wednesday. A earlier fourth-spherical draft steal by the Dallas Cowboys, Wilson first joined Kansas City sooner than the 2019 NFL season. He was as soon as some of the defenders brought in sometime of the defensive rebuild for Steve Spagnuolo’s 4-3 defensive plot.
Wilson conducted each and every outdoors linebacker positions for the Chiefs sometime of the last two seasons, beginning 29 traditional-season video games and six postseason video games sometime of that span. In his time in Kansas City, Wilson accrued 154 total tackles, 1.5 sacks, six tackles for loss, two passes defended and two forced fumbles. Including Willie Ecstatic Jr. in the 2020 NFL draft in the outcome in Wilson’s exit in free agency.
The Jaguars already believe a trio of talented linebackers on the roster in Myles Jack, Joe Schobert and Leon Jacobs. Wilson’s ability to play each and every the SAM and WILL spots would possibly maybe well well maybe even be appealing to unusual defensive coordinator Joe Cullen and OLB coach Zachary Orr. Jacobs has an harm historical previous and Wilson would seemingly be in reveal competition to get a beginning job on the solid facet. He would possibly maybe well well maybe also additionally fill in for Jack in case of an harm.
Chiefs fans must hope that the Jaguars envision Wilson as a starter. That will maybe well operate it extra seemingly that they designate him to a contract that qualifies him in the direction of the compensatory steal map.