After months of waiting, the 2011 season is about to get underway with players reporting to training camp in the near future. These players will be hoping to grab an elusive NFL contract, using their skills to help a team build on its 2010 success.
While training camp is a great way for a player to climb his way up the depth chart and earn one of these spots, it is even easier to fall straight down it.
Kansas City has several players hoping they have a job when the season starts. A lot of these players will know very quickly, but some will not know until closer to the start of the season, being stuck in that awkward limbo between job security and unemployment.
These are six of those players.