Originally written on Overtime  |  Last updated 11/20/14
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The Kansas City Chiefs will be undergoing a regime-change with new head coach Andy Reid at the helm. The team owned the number one overall pick in last April’s draft and took offensive tackle Eric Fisher despite the majority speculation leaning towards OT Luke Joeckel as the pick. Joeckel was regarded as the best player in the draft, while as an offensive tackle he protected the blind spot for Heisman Trophy-winner Johnny Manziel during Texas A&M’s inaugural season in the SEC conference. Joeckel displayed it all but despite that, Fisher intrigued the Chiefs for because of his upside when he played nasty at Central Michigan. The Chiefs also acquired former number one overall pick quarterback Alex Smith from the 49ers. Smith’s career floundered around for a while until 2011 when 49ers head man Jim Harbaugh molded an offense around the limited signal-caller, allowing Smith to become more of an efficient passer while protecting the football. The 49ers were a team built around the ph...
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