2015 NFL Draft: Positional Group Roundup

Looking at intriguing prospects at every position in the 2015 NFL Draft

The Kansas City Chiefs are loaded with 10 picks in the 2015 NFL Draft.

How they use those 10 picks is what fans have been waiting four long months to finally find out.

On Thursday, that wait is over.

Over the past three weeks we've been taking a look at intriguing players available in each positional group of this draft. These aren't specifically the highest-ranked players, but just a few names to help familiarize yourselves with some guys whose names will be called at some point this weekend.

In case you missed any of those articles, we've linked to them below.

OFFENSE

Quarterbacks| *Receivers| Running Backs| Tight Ends|Guards| Centers| Tackles*

DEFENSE

Cornerbacks| *Defensive Lineman| Safeties| Outside Linebackers| Inside Linebackers| Specialists*

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These are the current slots for the Chiefs' picks this year:

Round 1: No. 18 overall

  • Most popular position drafted by the Chiefs: Offensive Line (12)

Round 2: (17) No. 49 overall

  • Most popular position drafted by the Chiefs: Defensive Line, Offensive Line (7)

Round 3: (16) No. 80 overall

  • Most popular position drafted by the Chiefs: Defensive Line (10)

Round 3: (34) No. 98 overall (Compensatory)

  • Most popular position drafted by the Chiefs: Defensive Line (10)

Round 4: (19) No. 118 overall

  • Most popular position drafted by the Chiefs: Linebacker, Receiver (10)

Round 5: (36) No. 172 overall (Compensatory)

  • Most popular position drafted by the Chiefs: Defensive Backs (10)

Round 5: (37) No. 173 overall (Compensatory)

  • Most popular position drafted by the Chiefs: Defensive Backs (10)

Round 6: (17) No. 193 overall

  • Most popular position drafted by the Chiefs: Offensive Line, Receiver (12)

Round 6: (42) No. 217 overall (Compensatory)

  • Most popular position drafted by the Chiefs: Offensive Line, Receiver (12)

Round 7: (16) No. 233 overall

  • Most popular position drafted by the Chiefs: Defensive Back, Offensive Line (10)

NFL Draft Picks over last 10 years at each of Chiefs' 2015 draft slots

Year

No. 18 (Round 1)

No. 49 (Round 2)

No. 80 (Round 3)

No. 98 (Round 3/4)

No. 118 (Round 4)

No. 172 (Round 5/6)

No. 173 (Round 5)

No. 193 (Round 6)

No. 217 (Round 6/7)

No. 233 (Round 7)

2014

Calvin Pryor DB NYJ

Jace Amaro TE NYJ

Dexter McDougle CB NYJ

Richard Rodgers TE GB

Martavis Bryant WR- PIT

Jimmy Staten DT SEA

Wesley Johnson C PIT

Zach FultonOL KC

Ted Bolser TE WAS

Trevor Reilly LB NYJ

2013

Eric Reid DB SF

Johnathan Hankins DT NYG

JJ Wilcox DB DAL

Matt Barkley QB PHI

Sean Porter LB CIN

Nick Kasa TE OAK

Vinston Painter OT DEN

Nate Palmer LB GB

Armonty Bryant DL CLE

David Bass DE OAK

2012

Melvin Ingram LB SD

Kendell Reyes DL SD

JAMELL FLEMING DB ARI

Gino Grandkowski OL BAL

Jairus Wright WR MIN

Jeremy Lane CB SEA

Alfred Morris RB WAS

Tom Compton OL WAS

Jordan Bernstine DB WAS

Drake Dunsmore TE TB

2011

Corey Liuget DL SD

Ben Ijalana OL IND

Chris Culliver DB SF

Brandon Hogan DB CAR

Jalil Brown DB KC

Brandon Fusco OL MIN

Byron Maxwell DB SEA

Brian Rolle LB PHI

Maurice Hurt OL WAS

Lawrence Guy DL GB

2010

Maurkice Pouncey OL PIT

Taylor Mays DB SF

J.D. Walton OL DEN

Mike Johnson OL ATL

Garrett Graham TE HOU

Brent Bowden P TB

Anthony Dixon RB SF

James Starks RB GB

Dekoda Watson LB TB

Jim Dray TE ARI

2009

Robert Ayers LB DEN

Max Unger OL SEA

Kevin Barnes DB WAS

Chase Coffman TE CIN

Stanley Arnoux LB NO

David Buehler K DAL

Javon Ringer RB TEN

Matt Slauson OL NYJ

E.J. Biggers CB TB

Sammie Stroughter WR TB

2008

Joe Flacco QB BAL

DeSean Jackson WR PHI

Bryan Smith DL PHI

Thomas DeCoud DB ATL

Xavier Adibi LB HOU

Thomas Brown RB ATL

Dominique Barber DB HOU

Jaymar Johnson WR MIN

Brett Swain WR GB

Justin Forsett RB SEA

2007

Leon Hall CB CIN

Kenny Irons RB CIN

Paul Williams WR TEN

Quinn Pitcock DL IND

Ryne Robinson WR CAR

Legedu Naanee WR SD

Michael Coe CB IND

Mason Crosby K GB

Tyler Thigpen QB MIN

Chandler Williams WR MIN

2006

Bobby Carpenter LB DAL

Kellen Clemens QB NYJ

Clint Ingram LB JAX

Owen Daniels TE HOU

Stephen Gostkowski K NE

Jonathan Orr WR TEN

Reed Doughty DB WAS

Reggie McNeal WR CIN

Fred Matua OL DET

Devin Aromashodu WR MIA

2005

Erasmus James DL MIN

Marcus Johnson OL MIN

Dustin Fox DB MIN

Leroy Hill LB SEA

Chase Lyman WR NO

Scott Young OL PHI

Tyjuan Hagler LB IND

Jason Jefferson DL NO

Jon Dunn OL CLE

Jonathan Fanene DL CIN

Photos of college prospects projected to go to the Chiefs.

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