clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

San Diego Chargers Daily Links: December 29, 2015

New, comments

Your daily dose of San Diego Chargers news & notes from around the web.

Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports

Chargers fine Eric Weddle $10k for watching daughter perform at halftime - Michael Middlehurst-Schwartz
An impending free agent, Weddle expressed frustration with the team in preseason after being unable to reach a contract extension. He did not rule out the possibility of returning prior to the fine but said a return to the organization was unlikely.

Chargers Place Eric Weddle on IR Among Eight Roster Moves - Ricky Henne
Eric Weddle (groin), Darrell Stuckey (knee), Ladarius Green (ankle) and Sean Lissemore (shoulder) were all placed on season-ending IR, while the Bolts promoted Sean McGrath and Matt Daniels to the active roster.  The team also re-signed Craig Watts and Michael Huey to the practice squad.

Chargers Fine Eric Weddle for Violating Team Policy - Ricky Henne
"Yes we did," he said. "We have a policy here, and a situation took place two weeks ago at our stadium. So yes, we did fine him.  It’s an organizational call.  We have a club policy here, and there are certain things we have to do as a football team at halftime to make adjustments, and things like that. That’s why we did that."

Weddle fined $10k for watching daughter's halftime show - Kevin Acee (UT$)
If you want the guy who makes plays and makes up for others missing plays and who so often plays when his body is telling him to not play, you take the man who speaks his mind and, in certain instances, you treat him differently.

Safety Eric Weddle sent to IR for Chargers' final game, fined $10K - Eric Williams
Team spokesperson Bill Johnston said the Chargers have 17 players on injured reserve, so room for all of them could be an issue. Johnston also said that in the past, players on injured reserve who requested to travel had not been turned down.