This is according to Ian Rapoport.
Hitchens spent the first four years of his career with the Cowboys after being drafted by the club in the fourth round of the 2014 draft.
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Hitchens was linked to the Colts even before the legal tampering period began and he was thought of by many as the flawless match for the new 4-3 defense, which will be run by his former linebackers coach in Matt Eberflus.
Hitchens is coming off of his best season with the Cowboys as he started all 16 games while proving to be a force against the run.
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Hitchens' signing is going to be an important one as he teams with Ragland to reform the heart of the Chiefs defense and places a new emphasis at linebacker. They've already shed a host of veterans on the defensive side of the ball after cutting linebackers Derrick Johnson and Tamba Hali, as well as safety Ron Parker.
Now, however, they will have to look to a smaller linebacker market with Hitchens reportedly set to sign with the Chiefs when free agency officially begins.
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