Brandon Barden

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Brandon Barden
No. 81     Kansas City Chiefs
Tight end
Personal information
Date of birth: (1989-03-15) March 15, 1989 (age 25)
Place of birth: Lincolnton, Georgia
Height: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) Weight: 246 lb (112 kg)
Career information
High school: Lincolnton (GA) Lincoln Co.
College: Vanderbilt
Undrafted in 2012
Debuted in 2012 for the Tennessee Titans
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Roster status: Practice squad
Career highlights and awards
  • Second-team All-SEC (2010)
Career NFL statistics
Receptions 0
Receiving yards 0
Receiving touchdowns 0
Stats at

Brandon Michael Barden (born March 15, 1989) is an American football tight end for the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League. He was originally signed by the Titans as an undrafted free agent in 2012. He played college football at Vanderbilt University.[1][2]

Professional career[edit]

Tennessee Titans[edit]

After going undrafted, Barden was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Tennessee Titans

Jacksonville Jaguars[edit]

Barden was signed to the Jacksonville Jaguars practice squad on November 19, 2013. He was signed to the active roster at the conclusion of the 2013 regular season. The Jaguars released Barden on August 29, 2014.[3]

Kansas City Chiefs[edit]

Barden was signed to the Kansas City Chiefs practice squad on October 14, 2014. On December 31, he signed a futures contract with the Chiefs.[4]

Legal Trouble[edit]

In February 2013, Barden was involved in a single car accident in Georgia and charged with DUI refusal. The case was dismissed after the arresting officer failed to appear for the court date.[5]