The Chiefs can save $1.4 million by releasing Chase Daniel.
Chase Daniel completed 21-of-30 passes for 200 yards and a touchdown in the Chiefs' Week 17 loss to San Diego.
Chase Daniel is expected to be the Chiefs' starting quarterback Sunday against the Chargers.
Chase Daniel's three-year, $10 million deal with the Chiefs will void if he throws for more than 2,000 yards and 12 touchdowns in any given season.
Chiefs agreed to terms with QB Chase Daniel, formerly of the Saints, on a three-year, $10 million contract.
The Jets are expected to pursue free agent QB Chase Daniel.
CBS Sports' Jason La Canfora reports the Chiefs are "very interested" in free agent Chase Daniel.
ESPN's Adam Schefter expects free agent QB Chase Daniel to "draw interest," and believes he could challenge for a starting job in the "right spot."
The Sideline View's Adam Caplan expects the Browns to pursue one of Chase Daniel, Brian Hoyer and Matt Moore in free agency.
ESPN's Pat Yasinskas says the Saints' chances of keeping impending free agent backup QB Chase Daniel are "pretty good."
Chase Daniel completed 15-of-20 passes for 203 yards, one touchdown, and one interception in the Saints' preseason opener Sunday night.
Saints No. 2 QB Chase Daniel (thumb) has been practicing throughout training camp.
Chase Daniel will miss the remainder of Saints pre-training camp workouts due to a hairline fracture of his right (throwing) thumb.
Chase Daniel will handle all of the Saints' first-team quarterback reps as unsigned franchise player Drew Brees sits out OTAs.