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49ers trade a cornerback to the Chiefs

The Kansas City Chiefs have just traded for a cornerback. According to Andy Reid, the San Francisco 49ers are sending CB Kenneth Acker to Kansas City in exchange for what is likely a conditional draft pick.

Acker is listed at 6’, 195-pound cornerback out of SMU, which is where Chiefs owner Clark Hunt went to school.

A lot of times these conditional picks are based on whether the player makes the 53-man roster. (Update: Adam Schefter says it’s for a 7th round pick in 2018)

The Chiefs will cut down from 90 players to 75 by August 30 and then by September 3 they will be down to 53 players.

More coming.

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