Originally Posted by infantrycak
You may not like the position choice but the player was no reach.
Correct. Richard Rodgers and Crockett Gilmore were pressed up into the end of the 3rd, as TE was light on depth and high on team's needs.
Getting the TE they liked, the trade up to get Nix, and still getting their developmental QB 47 picks later was pretty masterfully played imo.