Here’s a quick nults-and-bolts primer for the 2014 NFL Draft, which is being broadcast on ESPN and the NFL Network.
The first round will begin at 7 p.m Thursday. The second and third rounds will take place Friday, starting at 7 p.m., while rounds four through seven will take place Saturday, starting at 11 a.m.
The Chiefs hold the following picks:
• Round 1, No. 23
• Round 3, No. 87
• Round 4, No. 124
• Round 5, No. 163
• Round 6, No. 193
• Round 6, No. 200
Thirty players are expected to attend the draft, which is being held at Radio City Music Hall in New York. Missouri defensive end Kony Ealy is the only area player on the list.
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