The Chiefs made it official with 2010 fifth-round draft pick
Reports surfaced as early as last Friday that a deal with Sheffield had been reached, but Kansas City’s front office did not confirm those developments.
Sheffield is the second member of the Chiefs 2010 draft class to sign his rookie contract. Fellow fifth-round draftee S
5th overall – S
36th overall – WR
50th overall – CB
68th overall – OL
93rd overall – TE
Thus far, only one of the first 64 players selected this past April is under contract (second-round pick T Vladimir Ducasse – 61st overall, New York Jets). Today’s date, July 20th, marks one of the latest dates in recent NFL memory (if not NFL history) in which no first-round picks were under contract.