Thanks to Green, K.C. controls first round

Although Oakland holds the No. 1 overall pick, Kansas City controls how the top of the first round will go, John Clayton writes.

Updated: April 24, 2007, 1:19 PM ET
By John Clayton | ESPN.com

Although the Oakland Raiders have the first overall pick in the NFL draft Saturday, the Kansas City Chiefs control how the top of the first round will go.

The reason for the Chiefs' control is Trent Green trade. The Chiefs know the Raiders need a quarterback solution after a season in which the Silver and Black scored 12 offensive touchdowns. Andrew Walter is all Al Davis has at quarterback heading into the draft, and Davis publicly admitted the organization screwed up by ...

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