Kansas City Chiefs

Dwayne Bowe Injury: Updates on Chiefs Star's Neck

PITTSBURGH, PA - NOVEMBER 12:  Dwayne Bowe #82 of the Kansas City Chiefs looks for running room after a third quarter catch while playing the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field on November 12, 2012 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Pittsburgh won the game 16-13 in overtime. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
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Justin WeltonAnalyst IINovember 18, 2012

The Kansas City Chiefs' season hasn't gone right in any way, shape or form. Sunday's game against the Cleveland Browns was just another prime example. 

UPDATE: Sunday, November 25 at 12:03 p.m. ET

Great news for Chiefs fans and fantasy owners as Dwayne Bowe is active for today's contest against the Denver Broncos, the team announced.

Chiefs Inactives - 76 Albert, 95 Powe, 12 Stanzi, 15 Breaston, 19 Wylie, 31 Hartman, 32 Gray #chiefsgame #DENvsKC

— Kansas City Chiefs (@kcchiefs) November 25, 2012

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UPDATE: Friday, November 23, 12:02 p.m. ET by Rick Weiner

Adam Teicher, Chiefs' beat writer for the Kansas City Star, gives Chiefs fans something else to be thankful for during the extended Thanksgiving holiday weekend:

Crennel said he expects Bowe and Baldwin to play Sun. Said Lilja would practice today and Albert would try but unsure how much he would do

— Adam Teicher (@adamteicher) November 23, 2012

Bowe, who went without a catch for Kansas City in Week 11, will be a welcome sight for whoever lines up under center for the Chiefs on Sunday against the Denver Broncos, whether it be Matt Cassel or Brady Quinn.

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UPDATE: Sunday, Nov. 18 at 3:02 p.m. ET by Justin Welton

According to Joe Reedy of Cincinnati.com, Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe has a neck injury and his return to Sunday's game against the Browns is questionable.

Chiefs Bowe with a neck injury, return is questionable

— Joe Reedy (@joereedy) November 18, 2012

Bowe didn't record a reception throughout the first half and was only targeted twice.

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According to Dave Skretta of the Associated Press, Dwayne Bowe was checked for a possible head injury during Sunday's game against the Cincinnati Bengals:

Dwayne Bowe looks like he's getting check for possible head injury on #Chiefs sideline. Landed hard on head trying to make catch.

— Dave Skretta (@APdaveskretta) November 18, 2012

Skretta reports that Bowe went into the tunnel after being checked for the head injury:

And now Bowe has left the sideline and retreated up the tunnel. Still awaiting an official word on him. #Chiefs

— Dave Skretta (@APdaveskretta) November 18, 2012

Terrance Copper has replaced Bowe at wide receiver, according to Skretta:

According to Skretta, Bowe appeared on the sideline before the half without his helmet which would most likely mean his day is over:

And now Bowe has reappeared on sideline, but his helmet's been taken away. Which seems to indicate he's done for day. No official word yet.

— Dave Skretta (@APdaveskretta) November 18, 2012  

Bowe didn't record a reception prior to his injury, and he was only targeted twice by quarterback Matt Cassel. 

Kansas City currently trails Cleveland 21-6 at the half at Arrowhead Stadium. 

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