KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Former Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe has signed a one-day contract with Kansas City to retire as a member of the team.
This is the third time the Chiefs have offered a one-day contract to a former player since the beginning of the month. Running back Jamaal Charles and linebacker Derrick Johnson retired with the team on May 1 and May 2, respectively.
Bowe’s announcement was made through the Chiefs’ Twitter account Thursday morning, showing the receiver with head coach Andy Reid.
After being drafted by Kansas City with the No. 23 pick in the 2007 NFL Draft Bowe quickly established himself as a playmaker in red and gold, recording 995 receiving yards with five touchdowns during the 2007-08 season.
In his eight-year career with the Chiefs, Bowe recorded 532 receptions for 7,155 yards and 44 touchdowns. He currently ranks second in franchise history for receptions and third in receiving yards.
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