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.