The Kansas City Chiefs are expecting big contributions out of their rookie class this season and we saw as much in preseason Week 1. They had two true rookies on the starting offensive line and one rookie starting on the defensive side of the ball. Other rookies are littered throughout the depth chart, vying to impress and earn an opportunity on the 53-man roster.
This week the rookies in Kansas City will get another chance to impress the decision-makers. Some will receive less playing time as depth players, while the few starters should see a big chunk of the action. So how do the Chiefs’ rookies stack up heading into the game?
Here are our rookie rankings after the first preseason game against the San Francisco 49ers: