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Brandon Flowers

29-Year-Old Cornerback – San Diego Chargers

2015 Defensive Stats

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2015 Defensive Projections

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2015 Fantasy Football Outlook

Flowers is the veteran leader of the corner backs and finished 2014 leading the team with three interceptions and 11 passes defensed in 14 games. He teams up with Jason Verrett to form a solid tandem...

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2015 ADP:

Bye Week:  10

STATUS:  OUT  (IR)     INJURY:  Knee
HT: 5' 9"   WT: 187   DOB: 2/18/1986
College: Virginia Tech  DRAFTED: 2nd Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Brandon Flowers Contract Information:

Signed a four-year deal with the Chargers in March of 2015.

December 12, 2015  –  Brandon Flowers News

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Flowers (knee) was placed on injured reserve Saturday, ESPN's Eric Williams reports.

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Brandon Flowers NFL Stats
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  Tackles Defensive Stats Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret
Year Age Team G Tackles Solo Assist Sacks PDef Int TD Forced Recovered Yds TD Yds TD
2008 22 14 - 69 - 0 - 2 1 - 2 - - - -
2009 23 15 - 65 - 0 - 5 0 - 2 - - - -
2010 24 KC 15 65 56 9 0 14 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
2011 25 KC 16 59 47 12 0 20 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
2012 26 KC 15 48 40 8 1 13 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
2013 27 KC 13 68 63 5 1 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 28 SD 14 52 48 4 0 10 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 29 SD 11 33 29 4 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Brandon Flowers – Playing Time Overview

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Snap Count Stats

603

Defensive Snaps in 2015

Brandon Flowers was on the field for 603 of his team's snaps on defense in 2015.

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Special Teams Snaps in 2015

Brandon Flowers was on the field for 25 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2015.

Year Def ST
2013 866 2
2014 816 64
2015 603 25
Brandon Flowers 2015 Game Log
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  Snap Count Tackles Defensive Stats Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret
Week Opp Def ST Tackles Solo Assist Sacks PDef Int TD Forced Recovered Yds TD Yds TD
1 Det 47 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 @Cin 64 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 @Min
4 Cle 49 0 7 6 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Pit 55 6 6 6 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 @GB 53 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Oak 60 0 4 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 @Bal 61 3 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Chi 70 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 BYE Bye Week
11 KC 61 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 @Jax 70 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Den 13 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 @KC
15 Mia
16 @Oak
17 @Den

A blank stat line is used above whenever a player was not on the field for any plays in the game that week.

Measurables Overview for Brandon Flowers  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Cornerbacks
Height:   5' 9"
BELOW AVERAGE
Weight:   187 lbs
BELOW AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.54 sec
WEAK
Shuttle Time:   4.08 sec
GOOD
Cone Drill:   6.72 sec
GOOD
Arm Length
Not Available
Hand Length
Not Available
Vertical Jump:   30 in
TERRIBLE
Broad Jump:   117 in
WEAK
Bench Press:   14 reps
WEAK
San Diego Chargers Team Injury Report
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Brandon Flowers: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Flowers (knee) is listed as active for Monday night's game against the Bears.

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Flowers (knee) is considered probable for Monday's game against Chicago, Michael Gehlken of the Union-Tribune reports.

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Flowers (concussion) is listed as active for Monday's game against the Steelers.

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Flowers (concussion) has been downgraded to questionable for Monday's game.

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Flowers (concussion) was a full participant at practice on Friday.

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Flowers (concussion) practiced Wednesday, Michael Gehlken of the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

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Flowers suffered a concussion in Sunday's game against the Browns, and will not return, the Chargers' official Twitter account reports.

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Flowers (knee) is active for Sunday's game against the Browns, Michael Gehlkin of the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

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Flowers (knee) is listed as probable for Sunday's game against the Browns.

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Flowers (knee) practiced fully Wednesday.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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2014

The signing of Flowers will immediately improve the San Diego secondary and will allow rookie Jason Verrett to develop slowly if necessary. It remains to be seen who will start where and in which positions, but Flowers, Shareece Wright and Verrett will all likely get a ton of playing time.

2013

Playing in 15 games in 2012, Flowers turned in the worst tackle production of his career with only 48 total takedowns. With a growing reputation as one of the league's premier cornerbacks, Flowers does not have the ball thrown at him enough to generate the statistics that would warrant IDP use.

2012

Flowers can likely expect to see only a modest target volume now that Brandon Carr has left Kansas City, as the bull’s-eye on replacement Stanford Routt is bigger than the one on Carr or Flowers. Still, even if opposing quarterbacks prefer to target Routt, Flowers' excellent ball skills will let him make the most of the opportunities that do head his way. Give Flowers a boost if your league rewards passes defended, because he's about as good as anyone when it comes to that category – he has 70 in his four-year career despite missing four games, not to mention 13 interceptions (three returned for touchdowns) to help make up for his low tackle totals.

2011

Flowers has compiled at least 65 total tackles and two interceptions each of his three seasons. While his ceiling seems low as an IDP, so does his floor, making him a safe, yet unspectacular option.

2010

Despite battling shoulder woes for much of the year, Flowers finished the 2009 campaign with 65 tackles, five interceptions, 23 passes defended and two forced fumbles. In other words, he was one of the best fantasy cornerbacks available, and there's no reason to think he won't remain in CB1 territory this season. He's willing to throw his body around to rack up tackles, and he utilizes his great recovery speed and ball skills to post strong coverage stats. Although Kansas City's lack of team success holds him back from the spotlight, he deserves to be mentioned among the league's best young cornerbacks. Fortunately for fantasy owners, that lack of name recognition might work in your favor.

2009

In leagues that require starting cornerbacks, Flowers emerged as a useful option in his rookie campaign, finishing with 69 tackles and two interceptions. His skills were a nice fit for Herm Edwards' Cover-2 scheme, but Kansas City's defensive overhaul will have Flowers adjusting to a new system that may not be as conducive to his aggressiveness against the run. If he makes a smooth adjustment to the new defense, he should again be a useful IDP.

2008

The second-round pick is expected to win a starting cornerback position and should hold some IDP value as long as he is on the field.