Chargers LB English has foot surgery
The San Diego Chargers say linebacker Larry English has had foot
surgery and is expected to miss four to six weeks.
English started the first two games before sitting out last
Sunday’s 27-20 loss at Seattle. He had a half-sack. He was the
team’s first-round draft pick in 2009, when he had two sacks.
Also Tuesday, the Chargers signed their fourth long snapper of
the season, Ethan Albright. He replaces Ryan Neill, who hurt a knee
Sunday and was put on injured reserve.
Neill replaced James Dearth, who hurt a foot a day after being
signed to replace David Binn, the 17-year veteran who injured a
hamstring in a season-opening loss at Kansas City and was put on
The Chargers also signed strong safety Quinton Teal and
cornerback Dante Hughes. They also waived running back Curtis
Brinkley and placed linebacker James Holt (shoulder) on IR.