Found March 19, 2013 on Football Extra Points:
The Kansas City Chiefs are on the clock with the first pick in the NFL Draft.  In addition to their new coach, they now have a new QB in Alex Smith.  This years draft was missing the big time talent at QB from last year so Andy Reid made the right move in trading for Smith.  Now they are forced to make a decision for the future.  There are a lot of option at the top of the draft but I think they are going to go with an offensive tackle.  However, I don't see it the way most others do.  I think that Eric Fisher is a better option and will be the better pro.  With Albert on a franchise tag, they'll bring in Fisher and let him get some experience before moving him to LT next season. 1 Kansas City - Eric Fisher, OT 2 Jacksonville - Luke Joeckel, OT 3 Oakland - Sharrif Floyd, DT 4 Philadelphia -  Star Latulelei, DT 5 Detroit - Dion Jordon, OLB 6 Cleveland - Dee Milliner, CB 7 Arizona - Geno Smith, QB 8 Buffalo - Matt Barkley, QB 9 New York Jets - J...

Andy Reid says West Virginia quarterback Geno Smith isn’t ‘out of the water’ for overall first pick

The Kansas City Chiefs came out firing, trading for Alex Smith and then blitzing free agency early. Andy Reid now is starting to focus on what he does best, the NFL Draft. According to Chris Wesseling of, Reid is starting to manipulate the top 10, and anybody who really wants their top guy has to go through the Chiefs and Reid knows it. The Kansas City coach spoke about...

Brandon Albert will sign his franchise tender

According to Mike Garafolo of USA Today Sports, Kansas City Chiefs offensive lineman Brandon Albert will sign his franchise tender. Chiefs OT Branden Albert has accepted his franchise tender. Will sign it soon. $9.828 million for this season. Smart move. — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) March 18, 2013 It looks like Albert will be playing in Kansas City for the 2013 season.  Unless...

Andy Reid: Geno Smith in play for K.C. Chiefs’ No. 1 pick

Will a team trade with Kansas City to draft Geno Smith at the number one overall position in April? (AP Photo) When the Kansas City Chiefs traded their second round pick to San Francisco for quarterback Alex Smith, most believed the team would not be drafting a quarterback with their number one overall pick. Today, it looks like that might still be a possibility. Today, Kansas City’s...

Chiefs Willing To Listen To Trade Offers For OT Brandon Albert?

Peter King of believed the Chiefs ”will listen” to trade offers for OT Branden Albert. Albert, 28, received the Chiefs franchise tag a few weeks ago and is set to make a $9.83 million for the upcoming season. Recent reports have suggested that the Chiefs were hoping to work out a long-term deal with Albert, but the fact that they recently released RT Eric Winston...

Daniel signing creates dilemma for KU fans

KANSAS CITY, Mo. Former Missouri quarterback Chase Daniel knows that by signing with the Chiefs, he's created somewhat of a dilemma for some Chiefs fans. As in those Chiefs fans who also happen to be Kansas Jayhawkers. "They might have a tough time accepting this," Daniel said. "But hey, I might end up living in Kansas. But they have to realize the facilities...

The Chiefs and Jaguars set the table for the first round. Mock Draft

The Chiefs and Jaguars set the table for the first round and will shape the entire first round. Round 1TeamPick 1ChiefsOT Luke Joeckel, Texas A&M After cutting RT Eric Winston, the Chiefs add Joeckel, the best tackle in this draft will will protect Alex Smith for years to come. 2JaguarsOT Eric Fisher, Central Michigan Not far behind Joeckel, and with higher potential...

2013 NFL Mock Draft: Kansas City Chiefs Pre-Draft Strategy

Season SummaryIt would be an understatement to say that the 2012 Kansas City Chiefs were a disappointment.  Local radio was fielding calls talking about Super Bowl chances after the Chiefs methodically dismantled the Arizona Cardinals in week one of the preseason.But the excitement died shortly into the regular season.The Chiefs did not take a lead until week 10 of the season.  What...

There Are No ‘Winners’ In March

General manager John Dorsey (left) and the Chiefs have been busy adding players I have to admit I get a little frustrated at this time of year. Not because GM Ted Thompson refuses to pay average players like superstars, but because he refuses to pay anyone. I keep waiting for him to add another Ryan Pickett to the roster, but it hasn’t happened in the past seven years and it...

Andy Reid Says Geno Smith Is Still An Option For Chiefs With #1 Pick

Andy Reid is all about gamesmanship, and with his Kansas City Chiefs owning the #1 overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, Reid is holding all the cards. The Chiefs traded for quarterback Alex Smith, so all indications were that the Chiefs would have their sights set on offensive tackle. Not so fast according to Reid.  The Chiefs are very aware that any team that covets quarterback...
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