The Chiefs have been sifting through the pile of released players around the league and had at least four of them in for workouts. They were:
- LB Bobby Carpenter β 6-2, 249 pounds, 7-year veteran from Ohio State who was released by New England.
- CB Chris Carr β 5-10, 181 pounds, 8-year veteran from Boise State who was released by Minnesota.
- CB Dominique Franks β 6-0, 197 pounds, 3-year veteran from Oklahoma who was released by Atlanta.
- LB Bryan Kehl β 6-2, 244 pounds, 5-year veteran from Brigham Young who was released by Washington.