NFL Draft: The Best Players the Kansas City Chiefs Never Drafted

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NFL Draft: The Best Players the Kansas City Chiefs Never Drafted
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Will the next Chief in this picture be the right man for the job?

When it comes to the NFL draft, the headlines always talk about the player drafted. Is he a good fit? Will he be a superstar, or is he going to be another franchise bust?

The story reads the same for previous draft picks. Who flopped and killed his team's playoff hopes? Which prospects went from late-round afterthought to All-Pro player?

But what about the players a team didn't pick?

The Kansas City Chiefs aren't the only team with plenty of draft regrets. It's the nature of the business, trying to judge a player's ability for the next decade based on a relatively small body of work.

But with this year's NFL draft looming, Scott Pioli (and every other general manager for that matter) should look at some of the Chiefs' biggest historical mistakes as a cautionary tale—not the bad players they drafted, but rather the ones they missed out on.

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