Could Alex Smith be the next 49ers QB in KC?
First there was Joe Montana. Then there was Steve Bono. After that, it was Elvis Grbac. The Kansas City Chiefs have a long history of salvaging the careers of former San Francisco 49ers quarterbacks. Could Alex Smith be the next in line?
Ranking top 10 players Chiefs may take in NFL draft - KansasCity.com
1. Luke Joeckel, OT, Texas A&M. He’s the best player available in this draft. And it doesn’t appear to be close. 2. Geno Smith, QB, West Virginia. He’s far from polished and won’t be an immediate NFL starter, but he looks to be the best quarterback available in the draft.
Alex Smith, Kansas City Chiefs would both win in potential trade - NFL.com
Over the weekend, CBS reported that the San Francisco 49ers were telling teams they had a deal worked out to trade quarterback Alex Smith, but the trading partner remained a mystery. My NFL.com colleagues Albert Breer and Ian Rapoport reported that Smith wouldn't be shipped to the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Cleveland Browns were also reportedly out of the running. Several other reports had Smith headed to the Kansas City Chiefs. On Monday night, the general manager of one quarterback-starved team told me via text message, "I think he's going to Kansas City."
2013 NFL Scouting Combine: In Case You Missed It
It's fair to say that this Combine experience was unlike any other for the Kansas City Chiefs, who haven't owned the league's top draft pick since the NFL-AFL merger in 1970. Fast foward 43 years, where new general manager John Dorsey, new head coach Andy Reid and his coaching staff embark upon a new chapter and legacy in Chiefs history. Our 65TPT crew traveled to Indianapolis, where we began with a behind-the-scenes look, detailing what you, the fans, would see, if wearing a credential.