Now that the San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs have finally completed a deal (via Jay Glazer of Fox Sports) for quarterback Alex Smith that seemed in the works for weeks, it's time to look forward to what the swap could mean for the Chiefs in the short- and long-term.
49ers have completed a trade with the Chiefs for Alex Smith, tho can't be official til March 12. Chiefs really made a commitment to Smith— Jay Glazer (@JayGlazer) February 27, 2013
The 49ers have obviously added to their almost unfair allotment of draft picks in the 2013 NFL draft, but the future is cloudier for the other side of the deal.
In the following slides, we'll address the best- and worst-case scenarios for Smith and the Chiefs.