Chiefs establish 10-man practice squad

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Chiefs officially have a 10-man practice squad.

Aug. 18, 2015; St. Joseph, MO; Chiefs rookie wide receiver Da'Ron Brown (4) during training camp at Missouri Western State University. (Emily DeShazer/The Topeka Capital-Journal)

Aug. 18, 2015; St. Joseph, MO; Chiefs rookie wide receiver Da’Ron Brown (4) during training camp at Missouri Western State University. (Emily DeShazer/The Topeka Capital-Journal)

ChiefsDigest.com previously reported through independent sources the signings of wide receivers Fred Williams and rookie Da’Ron Brown, defensive tackle Hebron Fangupo, rookie offensive lineman Daniel Munyer and rookie defensive lineman David Irving.

The Chiefs announced the remaining five signings as offensive lineman Jarrod Pughsley, fullback Spencer Ware, tackle Laurence Gibson, tight end Ross Travis and cornerback Jeremy Harris.

Brown, Williams, Fangupo, Munyer, Irving, Pughsley, Ware were waived as part of Saturday’s transactions to reach the initial 53-man roster. All players are familiar with the Chiefs after going through training camp and preseason games with the team.

Williams and Fangupo spent time on the Chiefs practice squad in 2014.

NOTES: The Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday claimed center Eric Kush and linebacker James-Michael Johnson off waivers from the Chiefs … The Chiefs waived Kush and Johnson as part of Saturday’s roster trimmings to reach the initial 53-man roster.

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Herbie Teope is the lead Chiefs beat writer for ChiefsDigest.com and The Topeka Capital-Journal. Use the contact page to reach him or find him on Twitter: @HerbieTeope.

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