Originally posted on Sports Injury Alert  |  Last updated 10/16/13
The Kansas City Chiefs improved to 6-0 last week against the Raiders and kept on rolling, but there was a scare in that game.  Branden Albert got rolled up into when blocking for quarterback Alex Smith and it looked pretty serious as he looked like he was in a lot of pain.  Albert was able to walk off the field under his own power before being taken into the locker room. Albert took an MRI the next day and received good news after seeing there was no serious damage to the knee.  Albert also suffered an elbow injury in that game, but he was able to come back into the game after the elbow injury.  Head coach Andy Reid said he thinks Albert will be able to play this week when they face the Texans. The Chiefs will need Albert to be healthy this season because the offensive line has struggled to protect Alex Smith and give him time to throw the ball.  Albert is the Chiefs best offensive lineman and plays the most important position on the line, left tackle. The Chiefs need to improve on ...
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