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Chiefs signed Valdes-Scantling to cover for Tyreek Hill

The Kansas City Chiefs They hired this Thursday the former receiver of the Green Bay Packers, Marquez Valdes-Scantlingto cover the low of the stell


The Kansas City They hired this Thursday the former receiver of the , Marquez Valdes-Scantlingto cover the low of the stellar Tyreek Hill.

“We have signed receiver Valdes-Scantling. Welcome Marquez; it’s time to get to work,” was the message that the Chiefs shared on social networks in which a photograph of a smiling Valdes-Scantling signing his contract appears.

Just on Wednesday, Kansas City let its star receiver Tyreek Hill, a six-time Pro Bowl selection and Super Bowl LIV winner, go to Miami with the team led by quarterback patrick mahomes.

His 27-year-old replacement, who will wear the number 11 jersey, has agreed to play the next three seasons with coach Andy Reid’s team for $30 million.

Born in Saint Petersburg, Florida, he reached the in the 2018 Draft to defend the colors of the , a squad with which he spent four seasons in which he accumulated 2,153 yards, 123 receptions and 13 touchdowns.

Valdes-Scantling is distinguished by his ability to gain yards after each reception, since 2018 he has averaged 17.5 yards gain after catch, the fourth-best mark in the NFL in the last four seasons.

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