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NFL Free Agency 2012: Kansas City Chiefs Sign QB Alex Tanney

The Kansas City Chiefs have signed quarterback Alex Tanney, as the esteemed Joel Thorman writes here at Arrowhead Pride. It was announced by the team on Tuesday morning that the 6-foot 4-inch, 220-pound Tanney would be joining the squad.

Tanney went undrafted this year out of Monmouth College, but did receive an invite to the Buffalo Bills rookie minicamp.

This, from Thorman:

Carrying four quarterbacks on the offseason roster makes plenty of sense considering the roster limit is now at 90 players. The addition of Tanney gives the Chiefs more options throughout the summer as they now have four players who can line up at quarterback.

But the real story with Tanney is that he's the trick-shot quarterback made famous by the YouTube video below:

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