Originally written on PPR Fantasy Football  |  Last updated 11/18/14
Monday was a busy day for the Kansas City Chiefs but thanks to some great work by the organization, the team was able to lock up three important players just before the deadline to exercise the franchise tag expired. On a whirl wind day, just a week removed from finalizing a trade that will bring former No.1 overall pick Alex Smith to Kansas City, the Chiefs locked up some important pieces in order to put as much talent around their new quarterback as possible. First the team signed wide receiver Dwayne Bowe to a five-year contract extension, then followed that up by reaching a five-year deal with punter Dustin Colquitt and placing the franchise tag on left tackle Branden Albert. In the days leading up to the tag deadline, it was thought by many that if a deal between Bowe and Chiefs could not be reached, that Kansas City would use the tag on their top wideout for the second year in a row. Yet, a deal fell in place, allowing the Chiefs to keep the rights to their talented but incons...
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