Early Friday, the Kansas City Chiefs signed first-round defensive end George Karlaftis to his rookie contract; he was just the first of many. The team later announced the signings of six other draft picks via its official Twitter account.
We have signed the following Draft picks ✍️— Kansas City Chiefs (@Chiefs) May 6, 2022
DB Bryan Cook
DB Nazeeh Johnson
DE George Karlaftis
T Darian Kinnard
DB Trent McDuffie
RB Isiah Pacheco
DB Jaylen Watson
Second-round safety Bryan Cook, seventh-round defensive back Nazeeh Johnson, fifth-round right tackle Darian Kinnard, first-round defensive back Trent McDuffie, seventh-round running back Isiah Pacheco and seventh-round cornerback Jaylen Watson also signed their contracts.
That leaves second-round wide receiver Skyy Moore, third-round linebacker Leo Chenal and fourth-round defensive back Joshua Williams left to sign.
The Chiefs weren’t done, as they announced the signing of 10 undrafted free agents in another tweet:
We have signed the following College Free Agents ⤵️— Kansas City Chiefs (@Chiefs) May 6, 2022
G Mike Caliendo
LB Jack Cochrane
QB Dustin Crum
RB Jerrion Ealy
RB Tayon Fleet-Davis
DB Nasir Greer
TE Kehinde Oginni
T Gene Pryor
LB Mike Rose
WR Justyn Ross
After the Chiefs drafted seven defensive players and three offensive players, the official undrafted class was the opposite — including seven offensive players and three defensive players.
Offensive guard Mike Caliendo, linebacker Jack Cochrane, quarterback Dustin Crum, running back Jerrion Early, running back Taylon Fleet-Davis, defensive back Nasir Greer, tight end Kehinde Oginni, offensive tackle Gene Pryor, linebacker Mike Rose and wide receiver Justyn Ross also signed contracts with the club.
The Chiefs’ rookie minicamp begins on Saturday afternoon and runs through Monday.