Sam Mellinger

May 8, 2014 11:57 PM

Chiefs’ draft pick of Dee Ford ought to be well-received — by those who trust Andy Reid and John Dorsey

Any immediate and definitive reaction to an NFL draft pick is always an overreaction, which means there is a whole mess of overreaction all across America right now. And in Kansas City, that overreaction mostly sounds like this: Huh? The Chiefs used their first pick, 23rd overall, to take an outside linebacker from Auburn named Dee Ford and unwittingly let down a fan base hoping for something else.

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