Chiefs Sign Top Pick Jackson

Published 08/07 2009 08:41PM

Updated 08/13 2009 05:00AM

Kansas City, MO (Sports Network) - The Kansas City Chiefs signed first-round draft pick defensive end Tyson Jackson on Friday.

Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

KC selected Jackson with the third-overall pick out of LSU, after the Louisiana native racked up 122 tackles, 18 1/2 sacks, 27 tackles for a loss, two fumble recoveries, two forced fumbles and one interception over 53 collegiate contests.

The Chiefs also waived linebacker Weston Dacus. Dacus dressed in eight games for the club in 2008.

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