Chiefs sign Jarvis Jenkins


The Chiefs announced the signing of defensive tackle Jarvis Jenkins on Monday.

A six-year veteran, Jenkins played in nine games and started one for the Jets earlier this season. He started 15 games for the Bears last season and had a career-best four sacks.

A second-round pick of Washington in 2011, Jenkins, 28, has played in 68 career games and has six career sacks.

The Chiefs waived defensive lineman David King to created a roster spot for Jenkins.