Chiefs beat writer Adam Teicher sizes up the first round of the April 25-27 NFL Draft:
1. Chiefs ... OT Eric Fisher, Central Michigan: Chiefs need to secure an important position.
2. Jacksonville ... DT Sharrif Floyd, Florida: Jaguars go for defensive-line help.
3. Oakland ... DE Dion Jordan, Oregon: The Raiders pass rush just got better.
4. Philadelphia ... OT Luke Joeckel, Texas A&M: Fisher would be the pick if Chiefs go with Joeckel.
5. Detroit ... DE Ezekiel Ansah, Brigham Young: Lions also looking to improve their pass rush.
6. Cleveland ... CB Dee Milliner, Alabama: Browns cant pass on the drafts best corner.
7. Arizona ... OT Lane Johnson, Oklahoma: Cardinals cant continue to ignore their offensive line.
8. Buffalo ... QB Geno Smith, West Virginia: They signed Kevin Kolb, but Bills need more at QB.
9. New York Jets ... LB Barkevious Mingo, Louisiana State: Talented, but an underachiever in college.
10. Tennessee ... DT Star Lotulelei, Utah: Seems to have adequately addressed medical concerns.
11. San Diego ... CB Xavier Rhodes, Florida State: Chargers were hoping a tackle would fall.
12. Miami ... G Jonathan Cooper, North Carolina: Dolphins intent on improving offensively.
13. Tampa Bay ... LB Bjoern Werner, Florida State: Bucs may be tempted to draft a QB.
14. Carolina ... WR Cordarrelle Patterson, Tennessee: A fast receiver for Cam Newton.
15. New Orleans ... DT Sheldon Richardson, Missouri: Could anchor Saints line for years.
16. St. Louis ... WR Tavon Austin, West Virginia: May be drafts most explosive offensive player.
17. Pittsburgh ... CB Desmond Trufant, Washington: Heres help for an aging, depleted defense.
18. Dallas ... G Chance Warmack, Alabama: Talented, but he plays an undervalued position.
19. New York Giants ... LB Jarvis Jones, Georgia: Giants need plenty of defensive help.
20. Chicago ... WR Keenan Allen, California: Another WR for Jay Cutler to throw to.
21. Cincinnati ... S Kenny Vaccaro, Texas: Bengals need help at back of their defense.
22. St. Louis ... LB Manti Teo, Notre Dame: Rams need more defense to keep up in their division.
23. Minnesota ... TE Tyler Eifert, Notre Dame: Some offensive help for Adrian Peterson.
24. Indianapolis ... OT D.J. Fluker, Alabama: Third Alabama player to go in first round.
25. Minnesota ... WR DeAndre Hopkins, Clemson: Still more help for Peterson.
26. Green Bay ... TE Zach Ertz, Stanford: A second tight end for Aaron Rodgers.
27. Houston ... WR Justin Hunter, Tennessee: Texans need to prepare for Andre Johnsons decline.
28. Denver ... DT Sylvester Williams, North Carolina: Broncos could use a young body on defensive line.
29. New England ... CB Johnthan Banks, Mississippi State: Patriots weakness is pass defense.
30. Atlanta ... LB Alec Ogletree, Georgia: Defense prevented Falcons from going deeper in playoffs.
31. San Francisco ... DT Kawann Short, Purdue: Niners lost two linemen in free agency.
32. Baltimore ... LB Arthur Brown, Kansas State: A possible replacement for Ray Lewis.
-- ADAM TEICHER, The Star