Originally posted on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 5/13/13
It's been a crazy few months for left tackle Branden Albert. After a back and forth between the Chiefs and Dolphins in trade talks, he's still where he started. His major beef with the Chiefs stemmed from his belief that he'd be asked to slide over to the right once they drafted a left tackle. But all that is water over the bridge, as the Chiefs are reportedly seeking to sign Albert long-term, and hope to get a deal done sooner than later. "You saw where we put (first-round pick) Eric Fisher at the right tackle spot," Reid told the team's official site. "We worked him in there, which was good. We had some great talks with Branden Albert, and he'll be in here on Monday. Branden will play the left side, and Eric is going to play the right side." Per NFL.com: ' [Ian] Rapoport reported Saturday that those contract talks will ramp up once Albert arrives Monday at the team facility. Albert is seeking a contract close to the six-year, $53.4 million extension inked by Houston Texans offensive tackle Duane Brown last year, according to Rapoport. "That's an ongoing thing," said Reid, who suddenly finds himself with not one, but two, legitimate offensive tackles. '
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