Chiefs franchise player OLB Justin Houston is expected to "actively solicit an offer sheet" in the hopes Kansas City won't match it.
Chiefs franchise tagged OLB Justin Houston will not sign his tender immediately.
Chiefs placed the franchise tag on OLB Justin Houston.
Impending free agent OLB Justin Houston was a no-show for the Chiefs' Saturday banquet, where he was announced as the team's 2014 MVP.
Chiefs GM John Dorsey says he's had "ongoing" talks with free agent OLB Justin Houston's player rep at the Combine.
FOX Sports' Mike Garafolo reports the Chiefs have "never been close" to a long-term deal with free agent OLB Justin Houston, and are expected to apply the franchise tag.
The Chiefs will meet with the representatives of free agent OLB Justin Houston at the NFL Combine this week.
The Chiefs are expected to use the franchise tag on free agent OLB Justin Houston.
The player rep for free agent Justin Houston was seen meeting with Chiefs GM John Dorsey at last week's Senior Bowl.
Chiefs Digest's Herbie Teope reports there have been "zero talks" between the Chiefs and free agent OLB Justin Houston.
Speaking Monday, GM John Dorsey said the Chiefs remain in long-term talks with walk-year OLB Justin Houston.
CBS Sports' Jason La Canfora reports there is "not a chance" the Chiefs agree to a long-term deal with OLB Justin Houston before this season is over.
ProFootballTalk's Mike Florio reports a "huge" gap exists between OLB Justin Houston's demands and the Chiefs' current offer.
Justin Houston has reported to Chiefs training camp, as expected.