Kansas City placed Urban on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury.|||||||
The Kansas City Chiefs have acquired free agent wide receiver Urban, who spent the last three seasons with the Arizona Cardinals. Kansas City announced the signing on Thursday. Terms were not disclosed.|||||||
The 6-foot-3, 207-pound Urban has 87 catches for 1,231 yards in a career that started in 2003 with the Seattle Seahawks. He has played in six postseason games, including the Super Bowl. His biggest year was 2008, when he had 34 catches for 448 yards and four touchdowns. Urban has played in 47 games with six starts. He was in Seattle from 2003-2005, spent part of the 2006 season on the Dallas Cowboys practice squad, then played for Arizona from 2007-2009.
Urban re-signed with the Cardinals on Wednesday.|||||||
Urban appeared in 10 games in 2007 after being claimed off waivers from Dallas. He caught 22 passes for 329 yards and two touchdowns.
Urban had six catches for a career-high 123 yards and a touchdown in the Cardinals' 42-21 loss to Seattle on Sunday.|||||||
With Arizona's banged-up receiving corps, Urban has found a role in the offense despite not playing in the NFL a season ago.
The Cardinals have claimed wide receiver Urban and defensive end Quentin Moses off waivers. To make room on the roster, the team placed defensive end Chike Okeafor on injured reserve and released tight end rookie Ben Patrick.|||||||
Urban, an undrafted free agent out of Trinity in Texas, played 11 games in three seasons with Seattle, then was signed by Dallas last October and spent the rest of the season on the Cowboys' practice squad. Urban last played in an NFL game in 2005 for the Seahawks. He totaled 13 receptions for 268 yards with a touchdown in 11 games, including two starts, over the 2004-05 seasons.