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Branden Albert

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Dolphins | Branden Albert contract details

Tue, 11 Mar 2014 18:23:38 -0700

Miami Dolphins OT Branden Albert's contract comes with a $8.5 million bonus, and his 2014 salary cap charge will be $4.225 million. He will earn $19.025 million in the first two years of the deal, with a fully guaranteed 2015 base salary of $9 million.

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Dolphins | Branden Albert signs

Tue, 11 Mar 2014 13:09:54 -0700

The Miami Dolphins signed free-agent OT Branden Albert (Chiefs) to a five-year, $46 million deal Tuesday, March 11. The deal guarantees Albert $25 million.

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Dolphins | Branden Albert expected to get lucrative deal

Mon, 10 Mar 2014 13:10:04 -0700

The Miami Dolphins are expected to sign free-agent OT Branden Albert (Chiefs) to a deal that will pay him $10 million per season once free agency begins.

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Dolphins | Expected to sign Branden Albert

Sun, 09 Mar 2014 13:21:30 -0700

The Miami Dolphins are expected to sign free-agent OT Branden Albert (Chiefs) when the free-agent market opens Tuesday, March 11.

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Dolphins | Interested in Rodger Saffold

Sat, 08 Mar 2014 13:06:39 -0800

The Miami Dolphins have expressed strong interest in free-agent OT Rodger Saffold (Rams). Sources say the team would love to sign free-agent OT Branden Albert (Chiefs) as a tackle and Saffold as a guard, but that would be a pricey proposal.

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Cardinals | Branden Albert top target

Sat, 08 Mar 2014 09:59:44 -0800

Free-agent OT Branden Albert (Chiefs) is believed to be the Arizona Cardinals' top target this offseason. The team is also believed to be interested in free-agent OG Rodger Saffold (Rams).

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Falcons | Could make run at Branden Albert

Mon, 03 Mar 2014 20:42:38 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons could have interest in Kansas City Chiefs impending free-agent OT Branden Albert, but he would have to be fine with playing right tackle with OT Sam Baker at the left tackle position.

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Chiefs | Eric Fisher could shift to LT

Wed, 26 Feb 2014 20:44:18 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs general manager John Dorsey would not address whether OT Eric Fisher is ready to shift from right tackle to left tackle in the event OT Branden Albert leaves via free agency. "I mean that's a hypothetical," Dorsey said. "I wouldn't address that right now." It's uncertain if Albert will be brought back, but Dorsey said discussions are ongoing. If Albert does leave, Fisher is expected to be moved to left tackle.

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Chiefs | Discussions ongoing with Branden Albert

Wed, 26 Feb 2014 20:07:36 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs general manager John Dorsey said discussions are ongoing about whether to bring back impending free-agent OT Branden Albert.

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NFL | Four interested in Branden Albert

Tue, 25 Feb 2014 05:22:54 -0800

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Miami Dolphins, Arizona Cardinals and Kansas City Chiefs are interested in free-agent OT Branden Albert (Chiefs).

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Dolphins | Branden Albert a high priority

Mon, 24 Feb 2014 16:39:03 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs impending free-agent OT Branden Albert is a "high priority" for the Miami Dolphins in free agency.

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Cardinals | Branden Albert a high priority

Mon, 24 Feb 2014 16:38:29 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs impending free-agent OT Branden Albert is a "high priority" for the Arizona Cardinals in free agency as they look to improve their offensive line, according to multiple sources.

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Chiefs | Have not made decision on Branden Albert

Fri, 21 Feb 2014 18:55:01 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs general manager John Dorsey said the team has not decided whether they will try to re-sign impending free-agent OT Branden Albert.

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Dolphins | Expected to show interest in Branden Albert

Wed, 12 Feb 2014 13:59:07 -0800

The Miami Dolphins are expected to show interest in impending free-agent OT Branden Albert (Chiefs).

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Cardinals | Expected to show interest in Branden Albert

Wed, 12 Feb 2014 13:55:55 -0800

The Arizona Cardinals are expected to show interest in impending free-agent OT Branden Albert (Chiefs).

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Chiefs | Will let Branden Albert enter free agency

Wed, 12 Feb 2014 12:54:03 -0800

The Kansas City Chiefs have decided to let OT Branden Albert enter free agency. OT Donald Stephenson and OT Eric Fisher are expected to be the offensive tackles in 2014.

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Chiefs | Could let Branden Albert go to free agency

Sat, 08 Feb 2014 07:43:11 -0800

The Kansas City Chiefs could let OT Branden Albert go to free agency, in the opinion of Adam Teicher of ESPN.com.

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Bills | Unlikely to pursue Branden Albert

Fri, 07 Feb 2014 18:54:39 -0800

The Buffalo Bills likely will not show interest in Kansas City Chiefs impending free-agent OT Branden Albert this offseason, because general manager Doug Whaley said the team will not break the bank on high-priced free agents.

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Dolphins | Branden Albert may be target

Mon, 03 Feb 2014 12:35:23 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs impending free-agent OT Branden Albert could be one of the Miami Dolphins' top targets once free agency begins.

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Cardinals | Branden Albert could be top option

Sun, 02 Feb 2014 18:59:16 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs impending free-agent OT Branden Albert could be the Arizona Cardinals' top priority if they decide to pursue a left tackle this offseason.

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Dolphins | Joe Philbin wanted to acquire Branden Albert

Wed, 22 Jan 2014 11:41:09 -0800

Miami Dolphins head coach Joe Philbin wanted to trade for Kansas City Chiefs OT Branden Albert last offseason but was overruled by former general manager Jeff Ireland, because Ireland thought the team would be fine with OT Jonathan Martin as their left tackle.

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Cardinals | Could pursue Branden Albert

Mon, 06 Jan 2014 15:40:21 -0800

The Arizona Cardinals could show interest in Kansas City Chiefs impending free-agent OT Branden Albert if he hits the free-agent market this offseason.

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Chiefs | Friday injury report for Wild Card game

Fri, 03 Jan 2014 12:22:21 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OT Eric Fisher (groin, shoulder) did not participate in practice Friday, Jan. 3, and has been ruled out for the Wild Card playoff game. LB Tamba Hali (knee) was limited during practice and is listed as questionable. C Eric Kush (ankle), OT Branden Albert (knee), LB Justin Houston (elbow) and CB Ron Parker (ankle, finger) fully participated in practice and are listed as probable.

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Chiefs | Thursday practice report for Wild Card game

Thu, 02 Jan 2014 15:36:28 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OT Eric Fisher (groin, shoulder) and LB Tamba Hali (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Jan. 2. C Eric Kush (ankle), OT Branden Albert (knee), LB Justin Houston (elbow) and CB Ron Parker (ankle, finger) fully participated in practice.

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Chiefs | Wednesday practice report for Wild Card game

Wed, 01 Jan 2014 14:17:36 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Tamba Hali (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Jan. 1. C Eric Kush (ankle), OT Branden Albert (knee), LB Justin Houston (elbow) and CB Ron Parker (ankle, finger) fully participated in practice.

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Chiefs | Week 17 Inactives

Sun, 29 Dec 2013 12:30:01 -0800

The Kansas City Chiefs have declared QB Alex Smith, OT Branden Albert, LB Derrick Johnson, DL Dontari Poe, WR Dwayne Bowe, RB Jamaal Charles, LB Tamba Hali inactive for Week 17.

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Chiefs | Several earn Pro Bowl honors

Fri, 27 Dec 2013 20:17:57 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OT Branden Albert, SS Eric Berry, RB Jamaal Charles, CB Brandon Flowers, LB Tamba Hali, LB Justin Houston, WR Dexter McCluster and DT Dontari Poe were named to the Pro Bowl rosters announced Friday, Dec. 27. McCluster was picked as a punt return man.

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Chiefs | Friday injury report for Week 17

Fri, 27 Dec 2013 14:17:51 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Tamba Hali (knee) is out for Week 17. OT Branden Albert (knee), OT Eric Fisher (shoulder), LB Justin Houston (elbow), LB James-Michael Johnson (shoulder), CB Ron Parker (ankle, shoulder), OT Donald Stephenson (knee) and PK Ryan Succop (groin) are probable. Hali missed practice Friday, Dec. 27, while the others all fully participated.

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Chiefs | Thursday practice report for Week 17

Thu, 26 Dec 2013 16:29:16 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs LB Tamba Hali (knee) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 26. OT Branden Albert (knee), OT Eric Fisher (shoulder), OT Donald Stephenson (knee), LB Justin Houston (elbow), LB James-Michael Johnson (shoulder), CB Ron Parker (ankle, shoulder) and PK Ryan Succop (groin) fully participated in practice.

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Chiefs | Week 16 Inactives

Sun, 22 Dec 2013 08:45:45 -0800

The Kansas City Chiefs have declared OT Branden Albert, C Eric Kush, DL Jaye Howard, LB Justin Houston, LB Nico Johnson, OG Rishaw Johnson, QB Tyler Bray inactive for Week 16.

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Chiefs | Branden Albert unlikely to play

Sun, 22 Dec 2013 07:33:56 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OT Branden Albert (knee) is unlikely to play in the team's Week 16 game.

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Chiefs | Branden Albert, Justin Houston unlikely to play

Fri, 20 Dec 2013 18:08:07 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid said it "will be a stretch" for OT Branden Albert (knee) and LB Justin Houston (elbow) to play in Week 16.

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Chiefs | Friday injury report for Week 16

Fri, 20 Dec 2013 15:27:54 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OT Branden Albert (knee) and LB Justin Houston (elbow) were limited during practice Friday, Dec. 20, and are listed as questionable for Week 16. TE Anthony Fasano (concussion, knee), TE Sean McGrath (knee), OT Eric Fisher (shoulder), LB James-Michael Johnson (shoulder), LB Nico Johnson (ankle) and CB Ron Parker (shoulder) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 20 and are listed as probable.

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Chiefs | Six players among Pro Bowl vote leaders

Fri, 20 Dec 2013 00:02:34 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs RB Jamaal Charles heads six Chiefs players who are among the leading vote getters at their positions for the 2014 Pro Bowl game. Charles ranks third among all NFL players with 825,345 votes, trailing only Denver Broncos QB Peyton Manning (1,227,068) and New Orleans Saints QB Drew Brees (1,049,811). The other Chiefs who lead their positions are OLB Tamba Hali (293,303); OT Branden Albert (209,068), and P Dustin Colquitt (156,655). OG Jeff Allen (171,074) and SS Eric Berry (149,759) rank second at their positions.

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Chiefs | Thursday practice report for Week 16

Thu, 19 Dec 2013 16:31:50 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OT Branden Albert (knee) and LB Justin Houston (elbow) were limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 19. TE Anthony Fasano (concussion, knee), TE Sean McGrath (knee), OT Eric Fisher (shoulder), LB James-Michael Johnson (shoulder), LB Nico Johnson (ankle) and CB Ron Parker (shoulder) fully participated in practice.

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Chiefs | Wednesday practice report for Week 16

Wed, 18 Dec 2013 15:26:23 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OT Branden Albert (knee) and LB Justin Houston (elbow) were limited in practice Wednesday, Dec. 18. TE Anthony Fasano (concussion, knee), OT Eric Fisher (shoulder), LB James-Michael Johnson (shoulder), LB Nico Johnson (ankle), TE Sean McGrath (knee) and CB Ron Parker (shoulder) practiced in full.

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Chiefs | Week 15 Inactives

Sun, 15 Dec 2013 11:35:04 -0800

The Kansas City Chiefs have declared TE Anthony Fasano, OT Branden Albert, WR Dexter McCluster, C Eric Kush, LB Justin Houston, OG Rishaw Johnson, QB Tyler Bray inactive for Week 15.

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Chiefs | Friday injury report for Week 15

Fri, 13 Dec 2013 15:30:43 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs TE Anthony Fasano (concussion, knee), OT Branden Albert (knee) and LB Justin Houston (elbow) have been ruled out for Week 15. FB Anthony Sherman (ankle, knee), TE Sean McGrath (knee), C Rodney Hudson (elbow), LB Nico Johnson (ankle), CB Marcus Cooper (back) and CB Ron Parker (shoulder) are listed as probable. Albert did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 13. Fasano and Houston were limited during practice while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Chiefs | Thursday practice report for Week 15

Thu, 12 Dec 2013 15:34:00 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OT Branden Albert (knee) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 12. TE Anthony Fasano (concussion, knee) and LB Justin Houston (elbow) were limited. CB Marcus Cooper (back), C Rodney Hudson (elbow), TE Sean McGrath (knee), CB Ron Parker (shoulder) and FB Anthony Sherman (knee, ankle) practiced in full.

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Chiefs | Branden Albert will not practice

Thu, 12 Dec 2013 10:20:36 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OT Branden Albert (knee) will not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 12, due to a hyperextended knee.

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Chiefs | Wednesday practice report for Week 15

Wed, 11 Dec 2013 15:16:14 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OT Branden Albert (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 11. TE Anthony Fasano (concussion, knee) and LB Justin Houston (elbow) were limited. CB Marcus Cooper (back), C Rodney Hudson (elbow), TE Sean McGrath (knee), CB Ron Parker (shoulder) and FB Anthony Sherman (knee, ankle) practiced in full.

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Chiefs | Three considered day-to-day

Mon, 09 Dec 2013 10:31:40 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid said TE Anthony Fasano (concussion), OT Branden Albert (knee) and LB Justin Houston (elbow) are considered day-to-day at this point.

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Chiefs | Week 14 Inactives

Sun, 08 Dec 2013 08:46:57 -0800

The Kansas City Chiefs have declared TE Anthony Fasano, OT Branden Albert, C Eric Kush, DL Jaye Howard, LB Justin Houston, OG Rishaw Johnson, QB Tyler Bray inactive for Week 14.

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Chiefs | Friday injury report for Week 14

Fri, 06 Dec 2013 13:12:49 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs TE Anthony Fasano (concussion, knee), OT Branden Albert (knee) and LB Justin Houston (elbow) did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 6, and have been ruled out for Week 14. FB Anthony Sherman (ankle, knee), C Rodney Hudson (elbow), OG Jeff Allen (groin, knee), DE Mike DeVito (knee) and CB Ron Parker (shoulder) fully participated in practice and are listed as probable.

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Chiefs | Thursday practice report for Week 14

Thu, 05 Dec 2013 15:53:37 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs TE Anthony Fasano (concussion, knee), OT Branden Albert (knee) and LB Justin Houston (elbow) did not participate in practice Thursday, Dec. 5. FB Anthony Sherman (ankle, knee), WR A.J. Jenkins (hand), C Rodney Hudson (elbow), OG Jeff Allen (groin, knee), OT Geoff Schwartz (biceps), DE Mike DeVito (knee), LB Tamba Hali (ankle), CB Ron Parker (shoulder) and FS Kendrick Lewis (knee) fully participated in practice.

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Chiefs | Wednesday practice report for Week 14

Wed, 04 Dec 2013 17:52:30 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs OT Branden Albert (knee), TE Anthony Fasano (concussion, knee), LB Justin Houston (elbow) and WR Dexter McCluster (rest) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 4. DE Mike DeVito (knee) and S Kendrick Lewis (knee) were listed as limited participants. OT Jeff Allen (groin, knee), OG Jon Asamoah (shoulder), WR Donnie Avery (shoulder), OT Eric Fisher (shoulder), LB Tamba Hali (ankle), C Rodney Hudson (elbow), WR A.J. Jenkins (hand), CB Ron Parker (shoulder), OL Geoff Schwartz (biceps) and FB Anthony Sherman (ankle, knee) were all full participants.

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Chiefs | Three to miss practice

Wed, 04 Dec 2013 09:49:49 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs TE Anthony Fasano (concussion), OT Branden Albert (knee) and LB Justin Houston (elbow) will not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 4.

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Chiefs | Branden Albert day-to-day

Mon, 02 Dec 2013 10:16:07 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid said OT Branden Albert (knee) suffered a hyperextended knee in the team's Week 13 game and is considered day-to-day. Albert may be able to play Week 14.

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Chiefs | Branden Albert dodges bullet?

Sun, 01 Dec 2013 20:36:00 -0800

Updating a previous report, Kansas City Chiefs OT Branden Albert (knee) was carted off in the Week 13 game against the Denver Broncos, but a source with knowledge of the situation said Sunday, Dec. 1, that the current thinking is that the team has dodged a bullet. Albert will have an MRI Monday, Dec. 2. OT Eric Fisher replaced Albert for the rest of the game Sunday.

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Chiefs | Branden Albert will not return

Sun, 01 Dec 2013 16:08:29 -0800

Updating a previous report, Kansas City Chiefs OT Branden Albert (knee) will not return after suffering a knee injury in the fourth quarter of the Week 13 game against the Denver Broncos.

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