Parker finished the 2015 campaign with 78 tackles (67 solo), five sacks, three interceptions and a forced fumble. Parker split 2014 between cornerback and safety, but the emergence of first-round draft pick Marcus Peters across from Sean Smith allowed him to play alongside Eric Berry this season. He took advantage of the opportunity, posting another solid season for the Chiefs in a secondary that could be scary for years to come, with Parker finishing up his first campaign of a five-year extension he signed in March of last year.
Ron Parker is staying put in Kansas City.The free agent safety agreed to a five-year, worth up to $30 million deal with the Chiefs on Saturday, according to the Kansas City Star. Per CBSSports.com NFL Insider Jason La Canfora, his deal includes a $5 million signing bonus and $8 million guaranteed.Parker, 27, spent the previous two years with the Chiefs and started 15 of the 16 games he played in during the 2014 season. He totaled 94 tackles, 12 pass deflections and one interception and one forced fumble.
Safety Ron Parker is visiting the Bears on Thursday, according to a report from the Chicago Tribune. Parker spent the previous two years with the Chiefs and started 15 of the 16 games he played in during the 2014 season. He totaled 94 tackles, 12 pass deflections and one interception.
Chiefs linebacker Tamba Hali is officially active for Saturday's Wild Card round game against the Colts, despite being listed as questionable on the injury report with a knee injury. Hali sat out the team's final regular season game as a result of the injury as well. Hali is joined on the field by fellow injured linebacker Justin Houston (elbow) and defensive back Ron Parker (finger, ankle), both of whom were considered probable for the game.
Chiefs linebacker Tamba Hali (knee) is listed as questionable for the Saturday playoff clash at Indianapolis. Aside from ruled-out tackle Eric Fisher, he is the lone threat not to play. The probables are tackle Branden Albert (knee), wideout Dwayne Bowe (concussion), linebacker Justin Houston (elbow), offensive lineman Eric Kush (ankle) and defensive back Ron Parker (finger/ankle).