Brandon Flowers Injury Update: Questionable For Fantasy Force Falcons

KANSAS CITY, MO - NOVEMBER 27: Defensive back Brandon Flowers #24 of the Kansas City Chiefs brake up a pass intended for wide receiver Jerricho Cotchery #89 of the Pittsburgh Steelers during the first half on November 27, 2011 at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Peter Aiken/Getty Images)

Brandon Flowers is questionable for Sunday. We break down the fantasy implications.

Brandon Flowers (heel) was limited in practice all week and is questionable for the opener against the Falcons.

Analysis: He'll be a game-time decision. This could be bad news for the Chiefs with the Falcons ready to fly in their new and improved vertical passing game. Brandon Flowers is their best cover corner, so Roddy White and Julio Jones will be licking their chops. As for the IDP, Eric Berry ranks number one in our rankings for this week and he should have to tackle quite a few pass catchers. Safety Kendrick Lewis (shoulder) is also doubtful for Sunday. Kansas City's D/ST has no business starting.

For more on the Kansas City Chiefs, check out Arrowhead Pride and SB Nation Kansas City. For more fantasy info, check out the SB Nation Fantasy War Room 4-8pm ET Monday through Friday, 8am -1pm Sunday. Check out SB Nation's own Fantasy Football game, Pick 6!

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