On Wednesday, CBS Sports activities’ Chris Trapasso released a two-round mock draft. Certainly one of his noteworthy predictions was that quarterback Justin Fields would fall to the Denver Broncos on the ninth decide. However with the Kansas City Chiefs’ first-round decide, he went in an surprising route.
31. Christian Barmore • DL • Alabama
Prospect Rank: twenty fifth
Place Rank; third
Kansas Metropolis’s defensive entrance may use one other high quality inside rusher and Barmore could be that dude for the Chiefs.
Then when the Chiefs went again on the clock at 63, he landed on Penn State tight finish Pat Freiermuth.
Thoughts you… at 31, Trapasso nonetheless had offensive deal with prospects Sam Cosmi, Liam Eichenberg and Jackson Carman accessible. So have been EDGE gamers Jayson Oweh and Gregory Rousseau — and broad receivers Terrace Marshall and Kadarius Toney.
In a two-round mock a week ago, Trapasso additionally took Barmore at 31 — however used the 63rd decide on Notre Dame offensive lineman Aaron Banks. Two weeks in the past, his one-round mock despatched Syracuse cornerback Ifeatu Melifonwu to the Chiefs within the first spherical.
Given their present wants, it’s arduous to see how the picks Trapasso made in these projections would make sense for the Chiefs. As we so usually see, it’s one factor to have an opinion concerning the draft’s greatest gamers. It’s fairly one other to additionally perceive the positional wants of each NFL workforce.
Would you’re taking a defensive deal with for the Chiefs with the thirty first decide?
Sure. This one!
Sure… however another person.
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