Chiefs choose Eric Fisher with No. 1 draft pick

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

NEW YORK -- The Kansas City Chiefs selected offensive tackle Eric Fisher from Central Michigan with the first pick in the NFL draft.

"What you're getting is a really athletic player, a great kid," Chiefs Coach Andy Reid said to season ticketholders on Thursday evening. "He can play really any position along the line and loves to play the game."

"From a coaching standpoint, and from John Dorsey's standpoint as a General Manager, we felt he'd be a real nice fit for this football team and also for the city of Kansas City."

Reid went on to say, "we are very happy with Eric."

READ MORE about Eric Fisher from KCChiefs.com

Follow FOX4KC for the latest Kansas City news, weather and entertainment: iPhone/iPad App | Android App |  Facebook Twitter | RSS | Email Alerts

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s