The Kansas City Chiefs are releasing veteran DL Vance Walker on Friday, according to his agent Chad Speck.
The Kansas City Chiefs have informed DL Vance Walker that he will be released.
— Chad Speck (@a3Chad) March 6, 2015
Walker, 27, signed Walker to a three-year, $13 million contract with the Chiefs back in March of last year. He was set to make a base salary of $2,700,000 for the upcoming season.
According to OverThecap.com, the Chiefs will free up $1.75 million in cap space while creating $2 million in dead money from this move.
In 2014, he appeared in all 16 games and recorded 17 tackles and two sacks for the Chiefs.