The Kansas Metropolis Chiefs are including one other huge receiver to their offense earlier than the NFL commerce deadline by buying Kadarius Toney from the New York Giants on Thursday afternoon.
In change for Toney, a 2021 first-round choose, the Chiefs are sending a compensatory third-round choose in 2022 and a sixth-round choose to the Giants.
The compensatory choose is one the Chiefs acquired for permitting Ryan Poles to exit the group to change into the Chicago Bears’ common supervisor.
Toney’s largest situation with the Giants throughout his first two years has been well being, and he has not performed since Week 2 of this season. He has caught simply two passes this season after catching 39 for 420 yards as a rookie.
He nonetheless has quite a lot of potential and can give Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs’ offense one other weapon to make the most of of their passing sport.
The Chiefs have considerably overhauled their huge receiver room over the previous few months. After buying and selling Tyreek Hill to the Miami Dolphins for a bounty of draft picks, the Chiefs added Juju Smith-Schuster and Marquez Valdez-scantling in free company after which drafted Skyy Moore within the second spherical.
Now they’ve Toney coming in to hitch that group and tight finish Travis Kelce.
The Chiefs’ offense has not missed a beat with all the adjustments and continues to be averaging 403 yards per sport (second-best within the league) and 31.9 factors per sport (finest within the NFL). They have already got three 40-point video games this season, together with this previous Sunday’s 44-23 win over the San Francisco 49ers.
Kansas Metropolis is on a bye week this week and returns subsequent week for a house sport towards the Tennessee Titans.