Chiefs RG Jon Asamoah triggered an escalator in his rookie deal, raising his 2013 salary from $575,000 to $1.323 million.
Chiefs RG Jon Asamoah (thumb surgery) is expected back for Week 12.
Chiefs RG Jon Asamoah will miss Week 11 versus the Bengals after undergoing thumb surgery.
Coach Todd Haley praised RG Jon Asamoah's progression as one of the big reasons for Kansas City's improved run blocking.
The Chiefs are expected to open their starting left guard job to competition between Jon Asamoah and incumbent Brian Waters.
Chiefs signed third-round OG Jon Asamoah to a four-year, $2.7 million contract, including $900,000 guaranteed.
Chiefs selected Illinois OG Jon Asamoah with the No. 68 pick in the 2010 draft.
Illinois OG Jon Asamoah proved he's nearly fully recovered from January shoulder surgery at his personal Pro Day on Thursday.