With the future of Priest Holmes still undetermined, the Chiefs on Tuesday night acquired running back Michael Bennett from the Saints for an undisclosed draft choice.
The Broncos have struggled to build a solid defensive line. Bringing in four castoffs from Cleveland won't help.
The trade that would have sent offensive tackle Michael Thompson from the Atlanta Falcons to Miami for a 2004 draft choice was canceled Thursday, ESPN.com has learned, when the three-year veteran did not pass the Dolphins physical exam.
The improvement of Atlanta's defense could hinge on the healthy return of linebacker Keith Brooking.