The Chiefs signed former Cowboys S Abram Elam on Monday, the team announced.
Elam started all 16 games for Dallas last season, recording 68 tackles and one forced fumble. He played the previous two seasons for the Browns, starting 31 games. He had 10 passes defensed and two picks in 2010.
Elam began his career with the Cowboys in 2006 and played for the Jets in 2007-08.