Chiefs Wanted Brother-In-Law Of Royals Pitcher

In a draft full of surprises, some questioned why the Seattle Seahawks used a fourth round pick on Georgia WR Kris Durham.  After all, the 6’5″ Durham wasn’t even invited to the scouting combine.  But Seattle GM John Schneider says he took a call from the Chiefs after making the selection. “They had a prior […]

The Unlikely Story Of Shane Bannon

A little over a month ago, there weren’t many Division I prospects with less of a chance of being drafted than Chiefs seventh round pick Shane Bannon.  Peter King runs down the unlikely story of Bannon’s path to the draft in his weekly MMQB. No one knew who he was until a small-college pro day […]

SI: Chiefs Hit On WR, Miss On Pass Rusher

There is no shortage of draft grades flying around right now and the folks at Sports Illustrated are no different.  However, SI’s Kerry Byrne takes a bit of a different approach, simply looking at how team’s addressed statistical needs. What I liked: I rarely suggest drafting wide receivers high, for reasons addressed in the Falcons […]

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