Fantasy QB strategy: Late-round draft options - Jeff Ratcliffe
For a better part of the last decade and a half, you’ve been able to set your watch to Rivers for fantasy purposes. The Chargers’ signal-caller has been one of the league’s most consistent quarterbacks with 10 4,000-yard season in the past 11 years. Over that span, he’s had at least 26 touchdowns every year and topped 30 scores six times (including last year).
Cleveland Browns cut LT Desmond Harrison, releasing an intriguing pass-blocking option into the market - Michael Manning
If Harrison can improve on his subpar run-blocking grade (47.7, 77th among 85 tackles) and continues to show promise as a pass-blocker, then the former Brown may be able to not only find a new home in the NFL but make an impact wherever he lands.
Progress reports for all 32 NFL first-round picks - ESPN.com
Because of surgery he had in March to repair a torn labrum in his shoulder, Tillery has been limited to watching from the sidelines during offseason work. However, Tillery has been focused on getting mental reps and learning the playbook through film study with veterans like nose tackle Brandon Mebane. The hope is Tillery will be healthy for the start of training camp. "It's tough," Chargers defensive line coach Giff Smith said. "Let's face it, he's played football his whole life and now to be a first-round pick and you can't do anything, it's difficult. But he's stayed mentally engaged so far, and I expect that to continue."
‘We Knew it was Coming:’ A Life-Changing 30 Days for LB Drue Tranquill - Chris Hayre
“We knew it was coming,” he said. “So, the two men in the truck got the U-Haul out here. We flew out here, found a place [and] got moved in. Rookie minicamp and then we start OTAs, and then I get the call [last] Thursday. We’re going to the hospital and now the baby’s here, I’m a dad.
Los Angeles Chargers undrafted rookie spotlight: Elijah Ziese - Travis Wakeman
He will need to bulk up to handle the duties of a linebacker at the professional level but he does offer some pass coverage ability due to his days as a defensive back. Still, there isn’t much room for him to land a spot on the roster unless he just kills it on special teams this summer.
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