Defensive tackle Vance Walker has signed a two-year contract worth $5 million with the Broncos, according to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport. Walker has played for the Falcons, Raiders and Chiefs. The 27-year-old has registered 138 total tackles and 10.0 sacks during his seven years in the NFL.
The Chiefs have released defensive tackle Vance Walker on Friday, per the team's official website. Walker signed a three-year, $13 million deal with the team last year. He registered 19 tackles (14 solo) and two sacks in 2014.
Pass-rushing linebacker Tamba Hali is one of three Chiefs defenders active for Monday's game against the Patriots after being listed on the injury report. Hali (ankle, knee) is joined by cornerback Sean Smith (groin) and defensive end Vance Walker (shoulder).
Chiefs running back De'Anthony Thomas (hamstring) is questionable to play in Week 4's Monday night matchup with the Patriots, according to the team's final injury report. Thomas participated in practice for three straight days in a limited fashion. He's the only player listed as questionable on the injury report, with running back Jamaal Charles (ankle), linebacker Tamba Hali (ankle/knee), defensive lineman Vance Walker (shoulder) and cornerback Sean Smith (groin) are all probable to play. Safety Eric Berry and running back Joe McKnight are listed as out.
The Chiefs have announced that cornerback Sean Smith (groin), linebacker Tamba Hali (ankle/knee) and running back De'Anthony Thomas (hamstring) were limited in practice Friday. Defensive lineman Vance Walker (shoulder) practiced in full after missing the Thursday session.