The Chiefs signed wide receiver Mardy Gilyard, tight end Kevin
Brock and defensive end Marcus Dixon on Monday as they attempt to
build depth at the bottom of their roster.
Kansas City was particularly thin at wide receiver last year,
and with the prospect of losing Dwayne Bowe to free agency, new
general manager John Dorsey and coach Andy Reid are searching for
players who could compete for roster spots next season.
Gilyard would fit that mold. He’s a former fourth-round draft
pick out of Cincinnati who spent last season with the Jets and
Eagles, so Reid has some familiarity with him.
Brock appeared in two games two years ago with Buffalo, while
Dixon played in 22 games over the past three seasons for the