If you were on Twitter yesterday, you saw every NFL person you follow tweeting about Mike Mayock's press conference with the media. He conducted a call by phone with the media for more than an hour. The full transcript is right here for you draftniks who can't get enough. Mayock had one question directly related to the Chiefs, which you can read below.
Q: I know the Chiefs need help at receiver, offensive line, linebacker. Who are some guys you like for them that could be available? What do you need to see from those guys this week at the Combine?
Mayock: "First and foremost, I think you have to talk wide receiver when you're talking Kansas City. When you're sitting there at No. 18, you go, OK, which wide receiver may we get? One, two, three, four, who is available. Oakland probably could take a wide receiver at four. St. Louis and Cleveland are potential wide receiver picks, maybe even San Francisco.
"At 18, you're probably looking at the second, third or fourth wideout. But I think Kevin White and Amari Cooper are probably gone. If DeVante Parker is there, they sprint to the podium. I want to see what his speed is. I mentioned earlier Dorial Green-Beckham is a wild card in this draft. 6'6, 230, probably run a 4.4 40. Devin Funchess the big bodied wide receiver / tight end. I think any of them would be potential at 18.
"As far as offensive line is concerned, I have Brandon Scherff as my top offensive lineman. I have him as an inside player. At tackle, you're looking at one of three or four guys. T.J. Clemmings from Pitt, whose upside is unbelievable. But he's only played right tackle for two years. He's got some technique issues. Andrus Peat and La'el Collins are also guys that could be available at that particular position.
"I think it's probably a little early for an inside linebacker, Paul Dawson, Benardrick McKinney, and Denzel Perryman, those guys will probably be second-round picks. Maybe one of them could sneak into the first round."