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It's not easy to find a spot for Tyler Bray on the Kansas City Chiefs roster

Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports

The Kansas City Chiefs first full squad training camp practice will be on August 1 but quarterbacks, rookies and injured players will be arriving on a few days earlier on July 28. That includes Tyler Bray, who is both a quarterback and an injured player.

Bray tore his ACL sometime last December or January which puts his availability for training camp in question. The timeline of eight months recovery seems to point to a possibility that Bray, who mostly worked out on his own this offseason, could be physically ready for camp. He will be at camp but it's not clear yet whether he'll be participating.

Even if Bray is physically ready, it's really hard envisioning a scenario where he makes the team, assuming the Chiefs keep only three quarterbacks. Alex Smith isn't going anywhere, Chase Daniel is the established No. 2 and the Chiefs have more invested in Aaron Murray at this point. Perhaps an injury could change that but Bray has zero NFL experience so he's still very much the project .

Andy Reid was asked in May about Bray participating in OTAs and he said, "We'll see on that." That statement doesn't exactly exude confidence.

Bray is entering the final year of his contract so the 'ol stash him on IR move wouldn't really help the Chiefs. Barring injury the only scenario I can see where he's on the roster is if the Chiefs keep four quarterbacks.

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