Chiefs Sign Third-Round LB Leo Chenal

The Kansas City Chiefs officially signed third-round LB Leo Chenal to a contract on Wednesday. 


The Chiefs have now signed all but two of their 2022 draft picks:

Rd Player Pos. Note
1 Trent McDuffie CB Signed
1 George Karlaftis DE Signed
2 Skyy Moore WR  
2 Bryan Cook S Signed
3 Leo Chenal LB Signed
4 Joshua Williams CB  
5 Darian Kinnard OT Signed
7 Jaylen Watson CB Signed
7 Isaih Pacheco RB Signed
7 Nazeeh Johnson S Signed


Chenal, 21, was a two-year starter at Wisconsin and named first-team All-American and first-team All-Big Ten in 2021. 

Lance Zierlein compares him to LB Rey Maualuga.

During his three-year college career, Chenal appeared in 29 games and made 18 starts, recording 181 total tackles, 26.5 tackles for loss, 12 sacks, three forced fumbles, one interception, and two pass defenses. 

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