Source: Chiefs signing Jason Avant

The Kansas City Chiefs are signing former Carolina Panthers and Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jason Avant, according to a source.

Avant worked out for the Chiefs today.

Avant previously played for Chiefs coach Andy Reid with the Eagles.

Avant has caught 21 passes for 201 yards and one touchdown this season.

Avant, 31, has 318 career receptions for 3,847 yards and 13 touchdowns in nine NFL seasons.

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun

Aaron Wilson
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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