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Chiefs waiting for former first-round pick to pan out

Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Dexter McCluster makes a catch while covered by defensive back Greg Castillo during NFL training camp in St. Joseph, Mo.

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. — It took Jon Baldwin a split second to get his big frame around the cornerback, and another split second for the Kansas City Chiefs' wide receiver to flash open across the middle.

It was by the textbook, really. Exactly how Chiefs coach Andy Reid drew it up.

Everything except the catch.

The pass from quarterback Alex Smith zipped over the line of scrimmage and hit Baldwin square on the hands, the thud of it bouncing into the air met with a collective gasp — more like an "Ugh!" — from several thousand fans lining the hillside of the practice ...

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