Le’Veon Bell signs with the Chiefs
KANSAS CITY, MO. (KCTV) --- The Kansas City Chiefs signed former Pittsburgh Steelers and New York Jets running back Le’Veon Bell, according to several outlets like ESPN’s Adam Schefter and NFL’s Tom Pelissero. Reports indicate he will join the team on a one-year deal.
Both Bell and the Chiefs also tweeted out the news.
Bell was released by the Jets Tuesday. He had signed a multi-year deal with team in the 2019 offseason.
His time with the Jets was uneventful, but he was a three-time Pro Bowler with the Steelers. He finished his Steelers career with 38 rushing touchdowns and eight touchdown receptions.
In 2020, he had just 19 carries for 74 yards. He missed the 2018 season due to a contract dispute with the Steelers.
In 2016, Bell was instrumental in ending Kansas City’s season, rushing for 170 yards against the Chiefs in the AFC Divisional Round.
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