The Chargers' run defense is greatly improved from last season, but that aggressiveness needs to show up in the pass rush.
Former first-round LB Larry English is healthy and looking to shed the "bust" label as a situational pass rusher for the Chargers.
There's no doubting his pass-rush skills, but Kamerion Wimbley goes against the Titans' desire for bigger D-linemen, according to AFC Whispers.
In order to become a dominant defense, the Chargers need a dominant pass rusher off the edge, something they currently lack.
The Chargers have placed OLB Larry English on season-ending injured reserved, the team announced Wednesday.
2009 first-round pick Larry English was deactivated in Week One for continuing to show his penchant for disappointing play and practice habits, according to AFC Whispers.
Here are a few players, including Texans DT Amobi Okoye, to watch as potential late bloomers who could break out in 2011.
Chargers OLB Larry English, coming off a disappointing, injury-plagued 2010 season, had surgery on his injured left foot in early March.
If a team finishes ranked No. 1 in both total offense and total defense, as the Chargers did in 2010, it would appear not to have many holes. But when that same team ends the campaign with a 9-7 record ...
The Chargers promoted FB-LB Kion Wilson from the practice squad to the active roster on Saturday, a day before their Week Four game against the Cardinals. They released CB Dante Hughes to make room for Wilson.
Chargers OLB Larry English will miss 4-6 weeks as he recovers from a foot injury.
Chargers OLB Shawne Merriman (Achilles) will not play in the Chargers' preseason finale on Thursday night and it's unknown if he will be ready for the season opener.
The draft is usually the time when Chargers GM A.J. Smith shows off his expertise, restocking his already-loaded roster with quality depth all around.
Cowboys OLB DeMarcus Ware "has everything you want in a (rush) linebacker," says one NFL insider in this edition of "Audibles" from around the league.