[Houston Chronicle] The Chiefs have lost their first unrestricted free agent.
Offensive lineman Wade Smith has agreed to a four-year, $12 million contract with the Texans.
Smith, a Dallas native, is an eight-year veteran who left Kansas City as an unrestricted free agent. His contract includes $4.25 million in guarantees.
Smith, who started nine games last season and 16 in his two seasons with the Chiefs, visited Buffalo and Arizona before choosing the Texans.