The Kansas City Chiefs announced Tuesday they have agreed to terms on a two-year contract with undrafted free agent and former Arkansas State standout safety Khayyam Burns.
Burns completed his outstanding career at ASU last season as the Sun Belt Conference's second all-time leading tackler with 331 stops to his credit. The three-time All-Sun Belt Conference selection also recorded five career interceptions for 116 yards.
The Fort Smith, Ark. native finished the 2008 campaign with a career-best 97 tackles, the second most on the team, and was a First Team All-Sun Belt Conference selection. He was also a Phil Steele's First Team All-Sun Belt Conference selection in 2008.
Burns started every game of his career and posted a career-high four interceptions as a junior. Burns recorded a career-high 13 tackles against North Texas during the 2007 campaign.