Report: Chiefs to sign CB Baker to practice squad

The Kansas City Chiefs reportedly plan to sign former New York Giants cornerback Deandre Baker to their practice squad.NFL Network broke the news Tuesday night, one day after Florida prosecutors dropped robbery charges against the 2019 first-round draft pick.Baker, 23, started 15 of his 16 games as a rookie last season with New York, tallying 61 tackles, two tackles for loss and eight passes defensed.The Giants cut him in September following his offseason arrest for allegedly participating in an armed robbery at a house party in Miramar, Fla.On Monday, an attorney representing three of the four alleged victims in the case was arrested on extortion charges in Broward County, Fla. Investigators say William Dean wanted Baker to pay his clients $266,000 each and, in exchange, they would stop cooperating with police or change their initial sworn statements, according to the New York Daily News.