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Brandon Flowers

Brandon Flowers - #24 - CB

Status Active
Height/Weight 5' 9"/ 187 lbs.
Birthday 02/18/1986
Birthplace Delray Beach, FL
College Virginia Tech
Years played 6
Drafted 2008, 2nd round, 4th pick by Chiefs

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

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Miami wins the marathon

Posted Dec. 02, 2011 @ 4:43 p.m. ET
The longest game in the history of pro football, played 40 years ago this Christmas, sent two franchises — Miami and Kansas City — in opposite directions.

Franchise tag likely for Bowe

Posted Dec. 02, 2011 @ 2:18 p.m. ET
WR Dwayne Bowe's inconsistency likely will lead the Chiefs to giving him the franchise tag in 2012 instead of signing him to a long-term deal. 

Chiefs release OT Gaither

Posted Nov. 29, 2011 @ 12:27 p.m. ET
The Chiefs released OT Jared Gaither, the team announced on Tuesday.

Chiefs' defense rises to the occasion

Posted Nov. 28, 2011 @ 6:02 p.m. ET
Todd Haley trusted his defense down the stretch in Week 12, and though the Chiefs didn't win, it was the right call.

Steelers take care of business vs. Chiefs

Posted Nov. 28, 2011 @ 6:01 p.m. ET
Though the Steelers' win over the Chiefs lacked style points, it beat the alternative for a club that has had some head-scratching losses to big underdogs in the past.

Steelers top Chiefs in defensive struggle

Posted Nov. 28, 2011 @ 1:11 a.m. ET
Ben Roethlisberger threw a short touchdown pass to Weslye Saunders in the first half, and the Steelers took advantage of four turnovers by Chiefs quarterback Tyler Palko in a 13-9 victory.

Hudson's time is coming on Chiefs' O-line

Posted Nov. 23, 2011 @ 5:07 p.m. ET
Rookie OG-C Rodney Hudson hasn't started a game yet for the Chiefs, but that might change down the stretch of the season.

Orton claimed off waivers by Chiefs

Posted Nov. 23, 2011 @ 4:26 p.m. ET
Needing a quarterback with Matt Cassel hurt and Tyler Palko underperforming in Week 11, the Chiefs claimed former-Bronco Kyle Orton off waivers on Wednesday afternoon.

The First Fifteen: Week 12

Posted Nov. 22, 2011 @ 1:21 p.m. ET
Previewing the three terrific Turkey Day games; the crucial Giants-Saints Monday-nighter; Matt Leinart's first start for the Texans; and much more.

Gronkowski, Brady lead Patriots past Chiefs

Posted Nov. 21, 2011 @ 11:52 p.m. ET
Tom Brady threw two touchdown passes to Rob Gronkowski, and New England shook off a sluggish start to beat Kansas City 34-3 on Monday night.

Chiefs place QB Cassel on injured reserve

Posted Nov. 21, 2011 @ 5:48 p.m. ET
The Chiefs placed QB Matt Cassel on injured reserve before Monday night's game against the Patriots and promoted WR Jeremy Horne to the active roster.

Injury report for Chiefs-Patriots MNF game

Posted Nov. 19, 2011 @ 11:14 p.m. ET
Here is the injury report for the Week 11 Monday-night game, Kansas City at New England, showing the status of each injured player.

Patriots-Chiefs matchup of the day: Saturday

Posted Nov. 19, 2011 @ 10:08 a.m. ET
The Chiefs' trio of receivers will have a big advantage in one-on-one matchups with the Patriots' cornerbacks.

They Said It: week of Nov. 13

Posted Nov. 18, 2011 @ 6:40 p.m. ET
Chiefs QB Tyler Palko on playing a Bill Belichick defense in his first NFL start Monday night against the Patriots, quoted on masslive.com: "I think I'd rather be studying algebra than facing Bill Belichick. He's a little ...

Patriots-Chiefs matchup of the day: Friday

Posted Nov. 18, 2011 @ 1:57 p.m. ET
The Patriots' offensive tackles will be forced to slow Chiefs OLB Tamba Hali in Monday night's game.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Dec. 02, 2012
Flowers and safety Abe Elam left Sunday's game with injuries, leaving Kansas City short in the defensive backfield against the Panthers' Cam Newton.||||||| Flowers hobbled to the sideline with a hamstring injury after making a tackle late in the first quarter.
Posted Sept. 09, 2012
Kansas City starting cornerback Brandon Flowers is active for the Chiefs game against the Buffalo Bills on Sunday.||||||| Flowers missed the team's season-opening loss to Atlanta last week because of a right heel injury.
Posted Oct. 02, 2011
Flowers is active for the Kansas City Chiefs' game against the Minnesota Vikings.||||||| Flowers, the Chiefs' best defender in pass coverage, hurt his ankle after returning an interception last weekend against San Diego. He was limited in practice this week but was not on the list of inactive players for Sunday's game.
Posted Sept. 16, 2011
Flowers says on Twitter that he's agreed to a new contract with the Kansas City Chiefs.||||||| Flowers is in the final year of the rookie contract he signed in 2008. Terms of the new deal were not available. A message left with Flowers' agent Friday afternoon was not returned. The Chiefs' policy is to not announce contract extensions, but Flowers tweeted: "Thanx everyone for the congrats on the new contract...wanted to be a chief forever and we made it happen."
Posted July 23, 2008
The Chiefs agreed to terms on a multiyear contract with rookie cornerback Brandon Flowers on Wednesday, a day before the start of training camp.||||||| Flowers, a second-round draft pick out of Virginia Tech, agreed to a four-year deal. The Chiefs have now agreed to terms with nine of their 12 draft picks.

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