Chiefs to signal former Giants cornerback DeAndre Baker to observe squad after costs dropped, per report


It did not take lengthy for former New York Giants cornerback DeAndre Baker to reportedly discover a new house after his costs had been dropped on Monday, as Mike Garafolo of the NFL Community reported on Tuesday evening that the Kansas Metropolis Chiefs are anticipated to signal Baker to their observe squad. He is scheduled for a go to within the coming days, and “barring a snag,” he will probably be a Chief. 

Baker was launched by the Giants this previous offseason as a result of his alleged involvement in an armed theft in Florida. On Monday, the State Lawyer’s workplace dropped the costs towards Baker and charged South Florida legal professional William Dean with extortion. In keeping with a number of studies, Dean instructed Baker’s legal professional that his purchasers — three males who recanted statements final week accusing Baker of victimizing them in a theft — would do “something you need, as long as the cash is correct,” and tried to extract $266,000 per shopper from Baker. 

Baker was positioned on the Commissioner’s Exempt Checklist this offseason, and must be faraway from the listing in an effort to develop into eligible to play in video games. The previous College of Georgia star was chosen with the No. 30 total choose within the 2019 NFL Draft. As a rookie with the Giants, he performed in all 16 video games and recorded simply eight cross breakups, however tallied 61 mixed tackles. 

The Chiefs are presently sitting in first place within the AFC West with an 8-1 report, and have the No. 8 cross protection within the NFL, as they permit a median of 215.7 yards by the air per recreation. They have not been good, nonetheless, as Derek Carr handed for 347 yards and three touchdowns through the Chiefs’ 40-32 loss to the Las Vegas Raiders earlier this season, and allowed Teddy Bridgewater of the Carolina Panthers to throw for 310 yards and two touchdowns in an in depth recreation in Week 9. Kansas Metropolis is presently coming off of their bye week, and is scheduled to have a rematch towards the Raiders this week on “Sunday Evening Soccer.” 


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