- Brandon Flowers (American football)
"For the lead singer of The Killers, see
Brandon Flowers."Infobox NFLactive
caption=Brandon Flowers during his tenure at Virginia Tech.
currentteam=Kansas City Chiefs
|birthdate=birth date and age|1986|2|18
birthplace=Delray Beach, Florida
debutteam=Kansas City Chiefs
Kansas City Chiefs(2008-present)
* No notable achievements
Brandon Lavar Flowers (born
February 18, 1986in Delray Beach, Florida) is an American football cornerbackin the National Football Leaguefor the Kansas City Chiefs.
High school career
high school footballwhile attending Atlantic Community High School, where he earned first-team all-area and all-conference honors. He then attended Hargrave Military Academyfor prep school in 2003.
college footballat Virginia Tech. While a Hokie, he was named an All-American his sophomore and junior years. He also led the Atlantic Coast Conferencein passes broken up (18) and passes defended (21). After his junior season, Flowers decided to enter the 2008 NFL Draft. [cite web|url=http://msn.foxsports.com/cfb/story/7647258|title=Virginia Tech's Flowers declaring for NFL draft|author=Associated Press|date=2008-01-07|accessdate=2008-01-08]
Flowers was drafted by the
Kansas City Chiefsin the second round (35th overall) of the 2008 NFL Draft. Signed his pro contract for four years on July 23, 2008. [http://www.kansascity.com/385/story/717333.html] In the 2008 season, Flowers will play opposite Patrick Surtain, his cousin. [ [http://sports.espn.go.com/espn/wire?section=nfl&id=3512296 ESPN - Flowers flanking `cousin' in Chiefs secondary - NFL ] ]
* [http://www.hokiesports.com/football/players/2007/flowers.html Virginia Tech bio]
* [http://warroomreport.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=147&Itemid=51 Brandon Flowers 2008 NFL Draft Scouting Report]
* [http://www.kcchiefs.com/player/brandon_flowers/ Kansas City Chiefs bio]
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