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11TH PICK (74th overall) - DB KEIVARAE RUSSELL


Height: 5'11"
Arm Length: 31 5/8"
Weight: 192 lbs.
Hands: 10"

Strengths: First-day starter from the time he stepped foot on campus. Angular athletic build. Plays fast. Smooth hips and light feet opening from press. Plus route recognition. Anticipates and mirrors routes in space sitting in receiver's pocket along the route. Quick responder to play­action and sprints back into his responsibility. Observant from zone and off coverage. Shows recovery speed needed against long speed. Looks to do it the right way as tackler. Strikes with chest or shoulder and wraps up.

Meet the Chiefs third-round selection, KeiVarae Russell

Five Things to Know About CB KeiVarae Russell

Get to know Kansas City's third-round draft pick

The Kansas City Chiefs selected Notre Dame cornerback KeiVarae Russell in the third round of the 2016 NFL Draft.

Here are five things to know about Russell:

1. Per one of FOX Sports' official Twitter accounts, Russell was working out on day one of the NFL Draft.

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