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The NFL Draft came and went and Branden Albert is still a member of the Kansas City Chiefs. While a trade didn't take place, Miami Dolphins general manager Jeff Ireland told Armando Salguero of The Miami Herald that there's a chance the deal could still happen. The Dolphins still haven't filled the void left by offensive lineman Jake Long, who signed a free agent contract with the St. Louis Rams earlier this offseason. While Miami didn't acquire Albert, they also didn't draft a player that will clearly fall into the left or right tackle position. Ireland said that an Albert trade didn't make sense during the NFL Draft, but he told Salguero that he didn't want to say never when it came to reaching an agreement down the road. "Yeah. Again, I never say never. I don't want to get into the details of that trade right now when it could or couldn't happen done down the road." The Chiefs don't have a clear need for Albert any longer considering they drafted Eric Fisher with the first-overall pick on Thursday. Follow @TheNFLInjuryRpt Looking for fantasy football advice?

Chiefs expected trade Branden Albert at some point

According to Jason Cole of Yahoo! Sports, the Kansas City Chiefs are still expected trade offensive tackle Branden Albert at some point. The long-discussed trade of Albert from Kansas City to Miami never materialized, even though the Dolphins were willing to meet Albert’s contract demands. Miami general manager Jeff Ireland indicated that everything was pretty much dead on the...

Kansas City Chiefs: 2013 NFL Draft Review

For those who didn’t read my work last year or the year before, I’ll explain that I do not give out a letter grade a day or two after the NFL Draft ends. I think that’s like grading students before they’ve even took the test. What I do, is review if the teams met their draft needs and if not, why. I’ll be taking a look at every pick for every team, excluding undrafted...

There's no point in bellyaching over the Chiefs' third QB

KANSAS CITY, Mo. You wanted Matt Barkley. We get that. We get that youd have been happy with Ryan Nassib, because he was universally touted as being a first-round talent that is, right up until the part where the first round actually happened. And, heck, wasnt Tyler Wilson supposed to fit, hand-in-glove, with a West Coast Offense? But get this, kids: Between 1991-2011, a healthy...

QB Tyler Bray Leads Chiefs UFA List

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Eric Winston Still An Option For The Dolphins

Adam Beasley of the Miami Herald reports that the Dolphins have “maintained a steady dialogue” with free agent RT Eric Winston. Miami could really use some help at offensive tackle and there has been rumors circulating for months now that they could sign a free agent, draft someone or trade for Chiefs LT Branden Albert. Miami chose to not deal one of their two-second round...

Chiefs finishing off overhaul of moribund team

(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. With AP Photos.) By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer The Kansas City Chiefs weren't exactly in shambles when John Dorsey and Andy Reid first walked through the door. After all, the team did have six Pro Bowl players on the roster. That doesn't mean the Chiefs weren't in need of an extreme makeover. over the past couple months, that'...

Jeff Ireland wont rule out trading for Branden Albert

We reported yesterday that the Kansas City Chiefs  still expect to trade trade Branden Albert at some point in the future. Miami Dolphins general manager Jeff Ireland told the Miami Herald that  they could still end up trading for Chiefs tackle Branden Albert even though a deal didn’t get done during the draft. It looks like both sides might be able to work something out...

Brandon Albert likely staying in Kansas City for now

According to Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald,  Dolphins general manage Jeff Ireland doesn’t seem optimistic that they’ll be able to get a trade completed to acquire offensive tackle Brandon Albert from the Chiefs. Jeff Ireland says Brandon Albert trade “Is not going to really amount to much, my personal opinion.” But adds, “never say never.” — Armando Salguero...

Geno Smith Fires Agent Due To Draft Slide

Geno Smith just showed the fans and his critics that he deserved to fall to the 2nd round before being selected, due to personal issues that dropped his stock. Word was going around the war rooms that Geno Smith had a selfish attitude and poor ways of handling disappointments. A franchise quarterback doesn't blame others for his mistake or failures.A franchise quarterback is...

How did the local boys do in the NFL draft 2013? Here’s how…

In the local big splash of the draft, Eric Fisher, OT, from Central Michigan University goes #1 overall to the Kanas City Chiefs. Congrats to him. I recall someone on some network – I am on draft coverage overload – saying that this is the highest MAC player ever drafted by far, but I can [...]

Dolphins rumors: Miami targeting Eric Winston

The Miami Dolphins had their sights set on Kansas City Chiefs offensive lineman Branden Albert earlier this offseason. While those talks appear to have stalled, the Dolphins have reportedly turned their attention to another former Chiefs player. Adam Beasley of The Miami Herald reports that the Dolphins have “maintained steady dialogue” with free agent offensive lineman Eric...
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