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Chiefs combine visits: Defensive linemen updates

News kept coming in Saturday of player visits held by the Kansas City Chiefs at the NFL Scouting Combine, with the latest round being defensive linemen and linebackers.

The Chiefs were reported to have visited with numerous first-round defensive line prospects, including names such as Clelin Ferrel of Clemson and Jachai Polite of Florida. Below is a list of visits reported over the past three days (CBS Sports rankings listed here are pre-Combine). The Chiefs will be visiting with prospects throughout the event, and not every visit will be made public. 

Defensive line/EDGE

LJ Collier, DL, TCU (formal meeting with Chiefs Saturday, per Charles Goldman of Chiefs Wire) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 18 DL, No. 126 overall)
John Cominsky, DE, Charleston (informal meeting, per Charles Goldman of Chiefs Wire) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 21 DL, No. 152 overall)
Clelin Ferrell, DE, Clemson (informal meeting, per Brooke Pryor of the Kansas City Star) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 3 EDGE, No. 6 overall)
Dexter Lawrence, DT, Clemson (has spoken with the Chiefs, per Robert Rimpson of Chiefs Wire) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 7 DL, No. 31 overall)
Shareef Miller, DE, Penn State (informal meeting, per Charles Goldman of Chiefs Wire) (No. 17 EDGE, No. 130 overall)
Charles Omenihu, DE, Texas (formal meeting, per Brooke Pryor of the Kansas City Star) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 11 DL, No. 75 overall)
Jachai Polilte, DE, Florida (formal meeting, per Brooke Pryor of the Kansas City Star) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 5 EDGE, No. 14 overall)
Khalen Saunders, DT, Western Illinois (per Charles Goldman of Chiefs Wire) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 13 DL, No. 101 overall)
Montez Sweat, DE, Mississippi State (has an official meeting with the Chiefs, per Brooke Pryor of the Kansas City Star) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 4 EDGE, No. 11 overall)

Linebackers

* Blake Cashman, ILB, Minnesota (reported by WalterFootball.com) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 22 LB, No. 250 overall)

Friday’s updates: 

Wide receivers/Tight Ends

* Tyre Brady, WR, Marshall (formal meeting, per Charles Goldman of Chiefs Wire) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 29 WR, No. 204 overall)
* Zach Gentry, TE, Michigan (informal meeting, per Charles Goldman of Chiefs Wire) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 8 TE, No. 137 overall)
* Kelvin Harmon, WR, NC State (informal meeting, per Charles Goldman of Chiefs Wire) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 4 WR, No. 34 overall)
* Dawson Knox, TE, Ole Miss (per Brooke Pryor of the Kansas City Star) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 14 TE, No. 233 overall)
* Terry McClaurin, WR, Ohio State (has met with Chiefs, per Charles Goldman of Chiefs Wire) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 13 WR, No. 97 overall)
* Dillon Mitchell, WR, Oregon (informal meeting, per Charles Goldman of Chiefs Wire) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 24 WR, No. 176 overall)
* Isaac Nauta, TE, Georgia (per WalterFootball.com) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 13 TE, No. 207 overall)
* Irv Smith Jr., TE, Alabama (per WalterFootball.com) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 3 TE, No. 41 overall) 
* Jace Sternberger, Texas A&M (meeting with Chiefs Friday night, per Brooke Pryor of the Kansas City Star) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 5 TE, No. 91 overall) 

Thursday’s updates: 

Running backs

* Rodney Anderson, Oklahoma (had a meeting with the Chiefs, per WalterFootball.com) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 10 RB, No. 113 overall)
* Darrell Henderson, Memphis (has an upcoming visit, per Charles Goldman of Chiefs Wire) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 7 RB, No. 86 overall)
* Devin Singletary, Florida Atlantic (has met with Chiefs running backs coach Deland McCullough, per Charles Goldman of Chiefs Wire) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 3 RB, No. 58 overall)
* Justice Hill, Oklahoma State (has spoken with running backs coach Deland McCullough, per Dani Welniak of KCTV) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 9 RB, No. 102 overall)
* LJ Scott, Michigan State (believes he’ll speak with the Chiefs tonight, per Charles Goldman of Chiefs Wire) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 19 RB, No. 197 overall)
* Miles Sanders, Penn State (has met with the Chiefs, per Dani Welniak of KCTV) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 8 RB, No. 89 overal)
* Nick Brossette, LSU (has had an interview with the Chiefs, per Matt Derrick of Chiefs Digest. Derrick also says Brossette spoke with Chiefs running back and former LSU teammate Darrel Williams before arriving at the Combine) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 25 RB, No. 263 overall))
* Tony Pollard, Memphis (had an informal meeting with the Chiefs, per Charles Goldman of Chiefs Wire) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 17 RB, No. 189 overall)
* Mike Weber, Ohio State (met with the Chiefs, per Robert Rimpson of Chiefs Wire) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 13 RB, No. 134 overall)
* Dexter Williams, Notre Dame (met with the Chiefs “extensively,” per Charles Goldman of Chiefs Wire) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 16 RB, No. 180 overall)
* Trayveon Williams, Texas A&M (met with the Chiefs, per Robert Rimpson of Chiefs Wire) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 15 RB, No. 157 overall)

Offensive line

* Beau Benzschawel, Wisconsin (met with the Chiefs, per Robert Rimpson of Chiefs Wire) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 15 OL, No. 98 overall)
* Nate Davis, UNC Charlotte (met with the Chiefs, per Brooke Pryor of the Kansas City Star) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 20 OL, No. 120 overall)
* Bobby Evans, Oklahoma (had an informal meeting with the Chiefs, per Charles Goldman of Chiefs Wire) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 21 OL, No. 121 overall)
* Lamont Gaillard, Georgia (had an official meeting with the Chiefs, per Robert Rimpson of Chiefs Wire) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 36 OL, No. 265 overall)
* Derwin Gray, Maryland (had an informal meeting with the Chiefs, per Charles Goldman of Chiefs Wire) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 33 OL, No. 248 overall)
* Tytus Howard, Alabama State (had a meeting with the Chiefs, per WalterFootball.com) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 11 OL, No. 116 overall)
* Connor McGovern, Penn State (had an official meeting with the Chiefs, per Brooke Pryor of the Kansas City Star) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 22 OL, No. 124 overall)
* Greg Little, Ole Miss (has an official meeting with the Chiefs, per Robert Rimpson of Chiefs Wire) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 4 OL, No. 32 overall)
* Trey Pipkins, Sioux Falls (has met with the Chiefs, per Matt Derrick of Chiefs Digest) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 44 OL, No. 300 overall)
* Dalton Risner, Kansas State (has met with the Chiefs, per Robert Rimpson of Chiefs Wire) (CBS Sports ranking: No. 6 OL, No. 40 overall)



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