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NFL Draft results: Chiefs will be players on day three with seven picks

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The Kansas City Chiefs 2016 NFL Draft results are in for the first two days of the draft. The Chiefs traded out of the first round of the draft, made a pick in the second round and then traded out of the second round to stack more picks. The Chiefs now have three fourth round picks, two fifth round picks and two sixth round picks. The Chiefs made two picks on Friday - DT Chris Jones in the second round and CB KeiVarae Russell in the third round. They now have seven picks left on the final day.

There's some debate about whether the Chiefs did good by making those trades but the Chiefs now enter day three with two high picks in the fourth round -- No. 105 and 106 are the seventh and eighth picks of the fourth round. Chiefs GM John Dorsey thinks the fourth round is still a good spot to add talent.

The Chiefs needed to add a defensive lineman and a cornerback early in this draft. They did that with their first two picks. Those are both positions that a lot of us predicted would be the first two picks ... except none of us guessed that these two would be the picks.

They made two trades

No. 28 and 249 pick turned into No. 37, 105 and 178

No. 59 pick turned into No. 74 and 106

The Chiefs made two picks

37. Mississippi State DT Chris Jones

74. Notre Dame DB KeiVarae Russell

Chiefs remaining picks

2nd round: DT Chris Jones (37)

3rd round: THANKS GOODELL

3rd round: CB KeiVarae Russell (74)

4th round: 105 (from 49ers)

4th round: 106 (from Bucs)

4th round: 126

5th round: 162 (from Seattle)

5th round: 165

6th round: 178 (from 49ers)

6th round: 203

Saturday draft schedule

Rounds 4-7

When: Saturday, April 30, 11 a.m.

TV: ESPN | NFL Network

Time Per Pick: Five minutes for rounds 4-6, four minutes for the seventh round