Chiefs place A.J. Jenkins on injured reserve

The Kansas City Chiefs placed wide receiver A.J.Jenkins on injured reserve.

Jenkins is out for the season witth a shoulder injury.

The former San Francisco 49ers first-round draft pick caught nine passes for 93 yards this season.

Jenkins' season ends as the Chiefs signed former Carolina Panthers and Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jason Avant.

Avant has caught 21 passes for 201 yards this season.

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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.