Originally posted on College Football Universe  |  Last updated 3/17/13
Luke Joeckel The Kansas City Chiefs introduced their new quarterback on Wednesday and now they will need somebody to protect him. The Chiefs acquired Alex Smith from the San Francisco 49ers in a trade and hope the top overall pick from the 2005 draft will lead the team back to the playoffs.In order to do that, the Chiefs must upgrade their offensive line and they can do that by using the No. 1 pick in this year’s draft to get a stalwart left tackle. On CFU’s big board of the top 75 players in this year’s draft, four of the top 10 players are offensive linemen. Texas A&M’s Luke Joeckel, Central Michigan’s Eric Fisher and Oklahoma’s Lane Johnson all should hear their name called early in the draft. Alabama guard Chance Warmack is another player who could go in the top 10, or even top five. Guards rarely get selected that high, but Warmack is a rare talent and could be an exception. Another guard who did not quite make the cut in the top 10, but is rising up boards is North Carolin...
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