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Eric Weddle

Eric Weddle - #32 - S

Status Active
Height/Weight 5' 11"/ 200 lbs.
Birthday 01/04/1985
Birthplace Alta Loma, CA
College Utah
Years played 7
Drafted 2007, 2nd round, 5th pick by Chargers

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Healthy Burnett bringing the heat for Bolts

Posted Oct. 27, 2010 @ 7:24 p.m. ET
It certainly doesn't reflect in their 2-5 record, but the Chargers have been one of the league's premier defenses in 2010, and ILB Kevin Burnett is a main reason why.

Patriots hang on for 23-20 win as FG try misses

Posted Oct. 24, 2010 @ 7:50 p.m. ET
After Philip Rivers rallied San Diego in the closing minutes, new kicker Kris Brown missed a 50-yard field goal attempt with 23 seconds left and the Patriots escaped with a 23-20 win over the mistake-prone Chargers on Sunday.

Patriots-Chargers prediction

Posted Oct. 24, 2010 @ 11:47 a.m. ET
The Patriots have a lot of momentum after their come-from-behind win over the Ravens in Week Six. Will it be enough to beat the Chargers in San Diego? PFW's Kevin Fishbain thinks so.

Chargers WR Davis to get more chances

Posted Oct. 23, 2010 @ 6:16 p.m. ET
With San Diego WRs Malcom Floyd and Legedu Naanee doubtful for Sunday's game against New England, Buster Davis has a prime opportunity to show what he can do.

Ajirotutu to Chargers' roster; Wilson on I.R.

Posted Oct. 23, 2010 @ 4:32 p.m. ET
The Chargers elevated WR Seyi Ajirotutu from their practice squad to the 53-man roster and moved LB Kion Wilson to injured reserve on Saturday.

Patriots-Chargers matchup of the day: Saturday

Posted Oct. 23, 2010 @ 4:10 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in the Week Seven game between the Patriots and Chargers, namely San Diego SS Paul Oliver vs. New England TE Aaron Hernandez.

Patriots RB Taylor, S Page out for Sunday; Chargers TE Gates questionable

Posted Oct. 22, 2010 @ 5:42 p.m. ET
The Patriots have ruled out RB Fred Taylor (toe) and S Jarrad Page (calf) for Sunday's game against the Chargers. CB Kyle Arrington is questionable with a groin injury. Chargers TE Antonio Gates (toe) is also questionable.

Jackson will return to Chargers next week

Posted Oct. 21, 2010 @ 9:16 p.m. ET
WR Vincent Jackson will report to the Chargers next week and sign his restricted free-agent tender, according to his agent, making him eligible to play in Week 12.

Despite sack struggles, Chargers not altering O-line

Posted Oct. 21, 2010 @ 8:41 p.m. ET
Despite QB Philip Rivers being sacked a career-high seven times in the Chargers' Week Six loss to the Rams, we hear that the team does not have plans to make any changes along the offensive line.

Bucs blacked out, Chargers to be shown on TV

Posted Oct. 21, 2010 @ 5:03 p.m. ET
The Week Seven game between the Patriots and Chargers will be shown on San Diego-area TV, while Rams vs. Bucs will be blacked out in Tampa.

Patriots-Chargers matchup of the day: Thursday

Posted Oct. 21, 2010 @ 4:28 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in the Week Seven game between the Patriots and Chargers:

Chargers sign PK Kris Brown

Posted Oct. 20, 2010 @ 4:47 p.m. ET
The Chargers have signed PK Kris Brown to temporarily replace Nate Kaeding, who is suffering from a groin injury.

Patriots-Chargers matchup of the day: Wednesday

Posted Oct. 20, 2010 @ 1:29 p.m. ET
Here's a matchup to watch in the Week Seven game between the Patriots and Chargers:

Report: Chargers don't expect WR Floyd, PK Kaeding to play Sunday vs. Pats

Posted Oct. 18, 2010 @ 6:13 p.m. ET
The Chargers likely will be without WR Malcom Floyd (hamstring) and PK Nate Kaeding (groin) for Sunday's Week Seven game against the Patriots.

Protection issues last thing Chargers can afford

Posted Oct. 18, 2010 @ 5:58 p.m. ET
During the Chargers' run as the class of the AFC West, one thing that didn't plague them was sacks, as QB Philip Rivers was rarely brought down more than one or two times in a game. However, that hasn ...

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Posted Sept. 23, 2011
The NFL says San Diego Chargers defensive tackle Antonio Garay and free safety Eric Weddle have each been fined $15,000 for hits in Sunday's 35-21 loss at New England.||||||| Weddle was fined for a helmet-to-helmet hit on an unspecified Patriots player.
Posted July 27, 2011
The 26-year-old Weddle will be paid like an elite free safety after agreeing on a five-year, $40 million deal with San Diego on Wednesday.||||||| He is due $14 million this year, including a $13 million signing bonus. Weddle drew interest from the Jaguars and Texans, said his agent, David Canter. A starter on AFC West champions in 2008 and 2009, Weddle led the secondary in tackles with 72 last season as part of a defense that led the NFL in fewest yards allowed. He has started 48 of the last 51 games.
Posted Nov. 14, 2009
Weddle has been fined $7,500 for unnecessary roughness for a hit in last Sunday in a win over the New York Giants.||||||| The NFL said Weddle made helmet-to-helmet contact with a defenseless receiver. He's still one of the best young defensive backs in the game.
Posted Aug. 14, 2007
Rookie safety Eric Weddle intercepted Seattle's Seneca Wallace early in the second quarter of Sunday's preseason game, but also slightly sprained an ankle.||||||| Weddle, the Chargers' second-round draft pick, is listed second on the team's depth chart at strong safety behind Clinton Hart. Weddle is expected to play in Saturday's exhibition game at St. Louis.
Posted Aug. 13, 2007
Weddle continued to look at home at Qualcomm Stadium. He intercepted Seattle's Seneca Wallace early in the second quarter of Sunday's preseason game returned it 16 yards.||||||| While at Utah, Weddle had four interceptions in two games against San Diego State at Qualcomm Stadium. He had three last year, returning two for touchdowns.

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