Marcus Maxey

Chiefs sign CB Maxey

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City Chiefs claimed cornerback Marcus Maxey off waivers from Chicago on Tuesday.

Maxey entered the NFL as Kansas City's fifth-round selection in this year's draft. He will play under terms of the original three-year contract he signed with the Chiefs in July.


Marcus Maxey Update

McGowan is the second member of the secondary to be lost for the season. The Bears had waived cornerback Marcus Maxey to make room for him, but they can't get him back as he was claimed by his former team, the Kansas City Chiefs.



LAKE FOREST, IL — The Chicago Bears claimed defensive back Marcus Maxey off waivers from the Kansas City Chiefs today and placed wide receiver Airese Currie on injured reserve due to a foot injury.

Maxey was inactive for the Chiefs first two games of this season before being placed on waivers. The University of Miami product was drafted by Kansas City in the fifth-round (154
th overall) of the 2006 NFL Draft.