Chiefs sign Hill for $54M, 3-year extension

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Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill (10) returns a kickoff ball for a touchdown during the first half of an NFL football game against the Oakland Raiders in Kansas City, Mo., Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (KSNT) – The Kansas City Chiefs will hold on to wide receiver Tyreek Hill a little longer.

The team announced Friday they signed wide receiver Tyreek Hill to a contract extension. ESPN reports Hill will stay with the team three more years in a $54 million contract.

The extension comes less than two months after the NFL decided Hill would not be suspended after he was involved in a criminal child abuse investigation with his son and fiance.

The Chiefs kick off the 2019 regular season against the Jaguars Sunday at noon.

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