Chiefs Sign CJ Spiller

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The Kansas City Chiefs have signed running back CJ Spiller.

Spiller, 29, has been in the NFL for 7 seasons. He has played for 4 teams over that span: the Buffalo Bills, the New Orleans Saints, the New York Jets, and the Seattle Seahawks. Last season, he played in 6 games between the Jets and the Seahawks and carried the ball 6 times for 18 yards (3.0 average yards per carry). He also caught 5 passes for 43 yards (8.6 average yards per reception) and 1 receiving touchdown.

Over his 7-year NFL career, Spiller has played in 89 games and carried the ball 710 times for 3,451 yards (4.9 average yards per carry) and 12 rushing touchdowns. He has also caught 198 passes for 1,484 yards (7.5 average yards per reception) and 9 receiving touchdowns.

Spiller’s career highs in an NFL season are 16 games played (2011 and 2012 with the Bills), 207 rush attempts (2012 with the Bills), 1,244 rushing yards (2012 with the Bills), 6.0 average yards per carry (2012 with the Bills), 6 rushing touchdowns (2012 with the Bills), 43 receptions (2012 with the Bills), 459 receiving yards (2012 with the Bills), 10.7 average yards per reception (2012 with the Bills), and 2 receiving touchdowns (2011 and 2012 with the Bills and 2015 with the Saints).


-Asher Fair