Originally posted on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 7/27/13
Kansas City Chiefs receiver Dwayne Bowe has landed on the non-football illness (NFI) list due to a chest virus, according to the NFL's official transaction report, via NFL.com. No word on when he'll return, but head coach Andy Reid told reporters that Bowe is experiencing some congestion with the virus. He also assured everyone that the NFI designation is totally unrelated to the rib injury he suffered last December. “I think he’s going to be back pretty quick,” Reid said. “We’ll see how he feels. He was congested in the chest.” “You’d love to have everybody out here,” quarterback Alex Smith said, via Randy Covitz of the Kansas City Star, “but things are going to happen. Guys have to step up. Dwayne’s going to be all right. He’ll be fine. We have a lot of time in front ahead of us. Obviously we want him back as soon as possible, but I want him healthy, most of all. “Today is not the most important day. Jacksonville (the season opener) is what we’re looking for, and that’s the goal to get everyone healthy by then,” Smith added.
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