PHILADELPHIA (CBS HOUSTON) – The Kansas City Chiefs moved up to grab their quarterback of the future as they moved to the 10th spot in the draft in a trade with the Buffalo Bills to select former Texas Tech quarterback Patrick Mahomes.
According to ESPN NFL insider Adam Schefter the Chiefs sent their 1st round pick this year (27th overall), their 3rd round pick this year (91st overall) and next year’s first round pick to the Buffalo Bills in exchange for the 10th selection.
Mahomes will sit behind veteran quarterback Alex Smith who is the incumbent starter.
The Texans face the Chiefs on Sunday October 8th for Sunday Night Football at NRG Stadium.
Alex Del Barrio covers the Houston Texans for Sportsradio610.com and is the color commentator for the Houston Dynamo. He also hosts “ADB and Murph” with Matt Murphy which can be heard on Saturday afternoons 4-7 pm Follow Alex Del Barrio on Twitter: @alexdelbarrio