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Jackson first draft of K.C. masterpiece?

New Chiefs GM Pioli's top selection not flashy, but "right guy to play our scheme"

Originally Published: April 25, 2009
By Jeffri Chadiha | ESPN.com

KANSAS CITY -- There was no mistaking what Scott Pioli wanted to do with his first pick as general manager of the Kansas City Chiefs.

He wasn't looking for a player who would be a sexy pick. He also claims he wasn't looking to enhance his reputation as a master trader on draft day. Instead, Pioli only cared about finding a player who fit the image he has for this team. On Saturday afternoon, Pioli tried convincing everybody that LSU defensive end Tyson Jackson was that guy.

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