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Melvin Ingram - #54 - LB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 2"/ 265 lbs.
Birthday 04/26/1989
Birthplace Hamlet, NC
College South Carolina
Years played 2
Drafted 2012, 1st round, 18th pick by Chargers


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Ingram, Taylor to get extra looks in Chargers' final month

Posted Dec. 03, 2012 @ 4:59 p.m. ET
In the final month of the season, injuries will pave the way for some youngsters to show what’s in store for San Diego’s future.

Chargers edge rush can take page from run stoppers

Posted Oct. 18, 2012 @ 10:39 p.m. ET
The Chargers' run defense is greatly improved from last season, but that aggressiveness needs to show up in the pass rush.

Recap of Friday's NFL fines

Posted Oct. 12, 2012 @ 6:05 p.m. ET
Titans S Michael Griffin and Cardinals WR Larry Fitzgerald were among the players fined by the NFL on Friday.


Posted Aug. 24, 2012
Ingram left the Chargers' preseason game against Minnesota because of a left knee injury.||||||| The 18th overall draft pick out of South Carolina went down late in the third quarter Friday night while rushing the passer. He crumpled to the turf and was in noticeable pain as he was helped off the field by two trainers. There was no immediate word on the severity of his injury.
Posted May 08, 2012
The San Diego Chargers have signed draft picks Melvin Ingram, Kendall Reyes and David Molk to four-year contracts. Financial terms weren't immediately available.||||||| Ingram, an outside linebacker from South Carolina, was San Diego's first-round pick and Reyes, a defensive end from Connecticut, was taken in the second round. Both are expected to upgrade San Diego's defense, which was the worst in the NFL at stopping opponents on third down. Molk, an All-American center from Michigan, was taken in the seventh round.