Found May 24, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:

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According to Josh Looney of, rookie defensive tackle Dontari Poe is already practicing with the starting defense right now.  Of course that doesn’t necessarily mean he’ll be starting week one of the regular season.  We’ll have to see how the preseason works itself out.

It looks like the Chiefs want to see how Poe handles things in practice as a starter.  They obviously see him as a player that could start right away this season .


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