Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that the Chiefs are expected to convert Mahomes $21.7 million roster bonus into a signing bonus in the coming days. (Adam Schefter on Twitter )
Mahomes is following the steps of Tom Brady and having his roster bonus converted to a signing bonus. This move would help save the Chiefs $17 million against the cap. This comes a few days after the Chiefs announced their release of two of their starting offensive lineman. We will see what the Chiefs do with the freed up cap space.