While much of the offensive line discussion around here has centered around the fifth overall pick, it's time to look at some options in the second round. The one that jumps out at me the most is UMass offensive lineman Vladimir Ducasse, who is expected to be available in the second round.
He fits the profile of a Chiefs player -- good work ethic, seemingly no character problems and versatility being projected to play at guard and/or tackle.
He's been drawing some interest from the Chiefs dating back to the last college football season.
- GM Scott Pioli personally visited a UMass practice last season
- Chiefs reps met with him at the Senior Bowl
We heard the Chiefs were setting up a visit with him and, according to the National Football Post, a visit has indeed occurred. The Browns, Cowboys and Vikings also visited with him.
Here are a couple of other places we've talked Ducasse: