Kansas City releases cornerback Buddy Jackson

ChiefsThe Kansas City Chiefs announced on Tuesday that the club has waived cornerback Buddy Jackson.

Jackson (6-1, 180) originally entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent with the Indianapolis Colts in 2012. He spent a portion of training camp with the Colts and then joined the Washington Redskins practice squad for the final seven weeks of the 2012 season. He was claimed off waivers by the Chiefs on May 14, 2013.

Jackson played collegiately at the University of Pittsburgh. The Plantation, Fla., native prepped at Cypress Bay High School in Weston, Fla.

— Chiefs Media Relations —