Canadian DL Stefan Charles signs with Kansas City Chiefs

Canadian defensive lineman Stefan Charles has signed with the Kansas City Chiefs.

Charles had been working out for NFL teams since being released by the Jacksonville Jaguars among the team’s final cuts before the 2017 regular season. He joins the Chiefs 53-man roster and can play in the post-season, Kansas City plays Tennesse on Saturday in the AFC Wild Card round.

The 29-year-old worked out for the Giants, 49ers, Jets, Bears and Patriots. Charles has played in 49 NFL games making 60 tackles and recording five sacks over four seasons with the Bills and Lions.

Charles was drafted by Edmonton in the second round, 10th overall by the Eskimos during the 2013 CFL draft. He played university football for the Regina Rams.