Originally Posted by KCWolfman
The Browns and Eagles are dying for a young strong offensive line. Both would entertain thoughts of trading up for Joeckel, still leaving us Smith and some compensatory picks later in the draft.
Does that solidify the argument?
No, because the Chiefs can't plan their draft relying on what they think teams picking after them might
do. You can't have the #1 pick and also approach the draft with a reactive mindset dependent on multiple other teams. Trading down is a luxury you cannot and do not plan for.