Josh Mauga, who was eligible for unrestricted free agency, has agreed to re-sign a three-year deal with the Chiefs worth approximately $8 million, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. The 27-year-old Mauga registered a career-best 103 tackles last season for Kansas City, after spending his first three years in the league with the Jets.
The Chiefs listed the following players as probable for Sunday's game at Pittsburgh: Allen Bailey, Jamaal Charles, Anthony Fasano, Zach Fulton, Phillip Gaines, Jaye Howard, Josh Mauga, Joe Mays, Chris Owens and Sean Smith. Wide receiver Dwayne Bowe (illness) and linebacker Tamba Hali (knee) are the only players listed as questionable. The Chiefs did not list any players as doubtful or out. The Chiefs are 3-point underdogs.
Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles (knee) is active for the game at Arizona after being listed as probable. Other probables suiting up are wideout Donnie Avery (groin), punter Dustin Colquitt (calf), tight end Anthony Fasano (knee), linebacker Dee Ford (quadriceps), linebacker Tamba Hali (knee), linebacker James-Michael Johnson (knee), linebacker Josh Mauga (back), guard Mike McGlynn (quadriceps), cornerback Chris Owens (knee) and cornerback Sean Smith (groin).
The Chiefs enter their Week 14 showdown vs. Arizona relatively healthy, according to its final injury report released on Friday. 13 of the 15 players on the report were listed as probable. Defensive end Allen Bailey and wide receiver Junior Hemingway were both ruled out with concussions. The following players were designated as probable: Wide receiver Donnie Avery (groin), running back Jamaal Charles (knee), punter Dustin Colquitt (right calf), tight end Anthony Fasano (knee), defensive back Jamell Fleming (hamstring), linebacker Dee Ford (quad), linebacker Tamba Hali (knee), linebacker James-Michael Johnson (back, knee), linebacker Josh Mauga (back), guard Mike McGlynn (quad), cornerback Chris Owens (knee) and cornerback Sean Smith (groin).
Chiefs coach Andy Reid said Monday linebacker James-Michael Johnson, defensive lineman Dee Ford and linebacker Josh Mauga suffered injuries during Sunday's game against the Broncos. Johnson and Mauga sustained lower back spasms, while Ford suffered a quad contusion. The Chiefs play the Cardinals in Week 14.