NFL Mock Draft 2016: Latest rumors and projections

28. Kansas City Chiefs: Eli Apple, CB, Ohio State

 

The Chiefs lost Smith to the Oakland Raiders, making the need for a cornerback the top priority in the draft.

It’s a toss-up here between Apple and William Jackson III. Right now, Apple is quickly rising up draft boards, which gets him into the first round this week. He has excellent speed, and is physical enough to fit in nicely on a defense that already has Eric Berry.

Robert Nkemdiche reportedly has 14 visits lined up