Originally written on NFL Injury Report  |  Last updated 11/10/14
Entering the offseason, it appeared wide receiver Dwayne Bowe would be suiting up for a team other than the Kansas City Chiefs in 2013. However, KC and new coach Andy Reid made sure that didn’t happen yesterday, signing Bowe to a five-year contract extension, according to Albert Breer of NFL.com. The Chiefs have indeed agreed to a five-year deal with WR Dwayne Bowe. — Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) March 4, 2013 Under former general manager Scott Pioli, it didn’t appear that the Chiefs were interested in retaining Bowe. The GM was shown the door following the season, as was head coach Romeo Crennel, and the new regime elected to keep Bowe in the fold. Reid made it clear that he wanted to retain Bowe soon after he arrived in Kansas City. The Chiefs can now pair Bowe and Jon Baldwin at wide receiver to go along with Jamaal Charles out of the backfield and new quarterback Alex Smith running the show. By reaching an agreement with Bowe, the Chiefs were able to use the franchise tag on offensive lineman Brandon Albert. Follow @TheNFLInjuryRpt !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="http://www.thenflinjuryreport.com//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs"); var _gaq = _gaq || []; _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-34100676-1']); _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); (function() { var ga = document.createElement('script'); ga.type = 'text/javascript'; ga.async = true; ga.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + '.google-analytics.com/ga.js'; var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); })(); Looking for fantasy football advice?
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