For the second time this month, the Chiefs have brought in a backup quarterback for Patrick Mahomes.
Matt McGloin signed with the Chiefs today, the team announced. McGloin joins the newly signed Chad Henne as backups behind Mahomes, last year’s first-round draft pick who will be the starter this year.
Hours after Smith signs with Raiders, the Santa Clara Country district attorney files three misdemeanor charges — DUI, hit and run with property damage and vandalism — related to his arrest in August. Smith’s arraignment is scheduled for Oct. 6.
Nine games into the 2015 NFL season, Smith is suspended for one year by the NFL for violating the league’s substance-abuse policy. The Raiders say Smith “remains prominently in our long term plans and we will continue to support this member of our family as he gets the help that he needs.”
The trial had been set to commence during the team’s training camp. It’s unclear whether the dismissal of the felony charge will change that.
Anderson still faces multiple misdemeanor charges arising from the January incident.
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