The Kansas City Chiefs have reportedly rewarded cornerback Brandon Flowers with a contract extension.

"Thanx everyone for the congrats on the new contract...wanted to be a chief forever and we made it happen," Flowers said on his Twitter account.

Flowers, who is in the final year of the rookie contract he signed in 2008, has started 44 of the 45 games in which he's appeared. The Virginia Tech product has recorded 201 tackles and 10 interceptions during his time in Kansas City.