Chiefs choose Eric Fisher with No. 1 draft pick

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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."

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