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MELVIN INGRAM RUMORS

Chargers Pick Up Fifth-Year Option on LB Melvin Ingram

The San Diego Chargers have made a step in keeping their top outside linebacker by exercising the 2016 fifth-year option on Melvin Ingram. ESPN's Field Yates first reported the news.The Chargers had until May 3 to make a decision. According to Yates, the current estimate for Ingram's option is $7.751 million. Ingram was the 18th overall pick in the 2012 draft. Even at 25 years old...
Via Pro Football Spot
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: San Diego Chargers lock down LB with loads of potential through 2016

The San Diego Chargers have a lot of uncertainty surrounding their future. From QB Philip Rivers, to where they’ll be playing, many things are up in the air. One current defender will be around through at least 2016. Source: the Chargers have exercised the fifth-year option for 2016 on OLB Melvin Ingram. — Field Yates (@FieldYates) April 7, 2015 Ingram, the Chargers first...
Via cover32
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Chargers Exercise OLB Melvin Ingram’s Fifth-Year Option

Field Yates of ESPN reports that the Chargers have exercised OLB Melvin Ingram‘s fifth-year option for the 2016 season. Ingram becomes the first player from the 2012 draft class to have his fifth-year option exercised. San Diego will pay Ingram an average of the third through 25th highest paid outside linebackers last year. It’s worth mentioning that this option ... The post...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
13 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 NFL Draft needs for the San Diego Chargers

D.J. Fluker The San Diego Chargers entered free agency with massive holes at offensive line, wide receiver and the defensive line. The signings of guard Orlando Franklin and WR/KR Jacoby Jones, along with re-signing OT King Dunlap and cornerback Brandon Flowers, have solidified some of the biggest weak spots the Bolts had as they continue preparing for the NFL Draft. The Dunlap...
Via isportsweb.com
March 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Chargers Injury Update: Melvin Ingram placed on short-term IR

The San Diego Chargers have placed Melvin Ingram on the team’s short-term IR list with a hip injury, as reported by Kevin Patra of Around the NFL. What this means is that Ingram will not be eligible to play again until week 10 against Oakland. #453667060 / gettyimages.comAnyone would agree that when a player goes down with an injury it’s a bad thing, but when you’re playing...
Via Sports Injury Alert
September 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Chargers place LB Ingram on injured reserve-return list

  The San Diego Chargers have placed outside linebacker Melvin Ingram on injured reserve-designated for return with a hip injury. The move Saturday came less than 24 hours before the Chargers play at Buffalo. Ingram will be eligible to return to the active roster following the team's Nov. 9 bye. Ingram played in only four games last year after tearing up his left knee during an...
Via AP on Fox
September 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Chargers Place OLB Melvin Ingram On Short-Term I.R.

The San Diego Chargers announced Saturday that they have placed OLB Melvin Ingram on injured reserve with the designation to return, due to a hip injury. San Diego was expected to be without Ingram for Week 3’s game, but it appears the injury was server enough that they were forced to consider holding him out for a few weeks. Ingram, 25, is a former first-round pick of the Chargers...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
September 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Melvin Ingram won’t play for the Chargers in Buffalo, how will he be replaced?

Melvin Ingram has been ruled out according to the San Diego Chargers’ injury report. Coming off a monstrous game in which he registered five tackles, a sack, a forced fumble, and five quarterback hurries, the Chargers young pass rusher looks on the cusp of breaking out. While holding him out this week may cost the Chargers in Buffalo, let’s hope it allows him to come back full...
Via cover32 - Chargers
September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

The top 10 OLB in the draft: Could the Chargers add another pass rusher?

Outside linebacker is one of the more interesting positions for San Diego entering 2014. The position could be viewed as a deep one if you think Dwight Freeney will return to form, and Melvin Ingram continues his above average play from the end of last year. If you take a more pessimistic route, it could be defined as a position of need with Dwight Freeney unproven in a Charger uniform...
Via cover32 - Chargers
March 31, 2014  |  Discuss
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