Sep 19, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Brandon Flowers (24) is examined by team physicians after an injury during the game against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field. The Kansas City Chiefs beat the Philadelphia Eagles 26-16. Mandatory Credit: John Geliebter-USA TODAY Sports

Kansas City Chiefs: Justin Houston Active, Brandon Flowers Out

Tremendous news for Chiefs fans, not so great news for Terrelle Pryor: Justin Houston is active for the Chiefs today. Houston’s status had been in doubt after undergoing the NFL’s concussion protocol after a neck injury against the Titans. He has cleared all the stages and will be good to go today.


The news isn’t quite so good for Brandon Flowers who will miss his second game of the season with a knee injury. Flowers tweaked his knee this week during practice. It is not the same knee that kept him out for the Giants game. Rookie Marcus Cooper will take his spot in the starting lineup.

Anthony Fasano is the only other injury related inactive. He has not played since week two.

Here are the rest of the Chiefs inactives:

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