The Kansas City Chiefs have just secured a major defensive boost with the signing of Chris Jones to a new one-year contract. Although the financial details of the deal have not been officially disclosed, it has been reported that the agreement includes incentives that could potentially earn Jones a considerable amount of money. This exciting development comes after Jones sat out the Chiefs’ season-opening loss to the Detroit Lions, raising questions about his future with the team.
Chris Jones still has one year left on his deal with the Chiefs, no new years were added to his contract, but he received multiple incentives to earn considerably more money this season, per sources. https://t.co/BTGEcHDWzn pic.twitter.com/dJUIEn8GH6
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 11, 2023
However, with this new contract in place, there is a strong possibility that Jones will be back on the field for Sunday’s game against the Jacksonville Jaguars.The return of Chris Jones is certainly a cause for celebration among Chiefs fans. Known for his impressive skills and dominant presence on the field, Jones has established himself as one of the top defensive players in the league.
With four Pro Bowl appearances to his name, Jones has proven time and time again that he is a force to be reckoned with. General manager Brett Veach has been vocal about his desire to keep Jones in Kansas City for the long term, and this new contract signifies a step in the right direction. Veach’s optimism about Jones’ future with the team was evident when he spoke to reporters back in June. Now, with this new agreement in place, it seems that the Chiefs’ defensive centerpiece will continue to be a key part of their success.
Jones’ return couldn’t come at a better time for the Chiefs. As they prepare to face off against the Jacksonville Jaguars, having a player of Jones’ caliber back on the field will undoubtedly give the defense a significant boost. His ability to disrupt opposing offenses, apply pressure to the quarterback, and make game-changing plays will be crucial in helping the Chiefs secure victories moving forward.