Chiefs Draft: Is This All I Get?


Published: April 27, 2009


... has become what it has...on second thought, yes I do.

It is not the attraction to Kiper's hair, McShay's disagreements with Kiper, or the so-called experts handing out of "A's" and "B's" like an underwater basket weaving instructor hands out grades to student athletes.

The interest is sparked by the ray of hope and excitement that comes with a new crop of players, similar to a child opening a new group of gifts on Christmas morning.

On the eve of the NFL draft, teams dream of unrealistic scenarios in which they discover the mother load of football immortality, just as a child fills lists with the biggest and best toys on the pages of the Toys R Us Sunday circular.

When the draft is over, the draft pundits and fans alike will critique their respective teams' picks, the way a child sorts through new gifts until they decide to move on to the next big thing.

For the NFL, that next big thing is signing rookie free agents, scouring other t...

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