Chiefs awarded Ricky Henry off waivers

The Kansas City Chiefs were awarded veteran offensive guard Ricky Henry off waivers from the New Orleans Saints.

The Chiefs waived long snapper Brad Madison.

The 6-foot-4, 310-poujnd Henry has seen action in two contests in two NFL seasons with the Chicago Bears and the Saints.

He originally entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent with the Bears in 2011 where he served the majority of his time on the practice squad.

He played collegiately at the University of Nebraska where he earned first-team All-Big 12 honors.

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Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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