Good morning, Chargers fans!
On Tuesday afternoon, the Chargers claimed cornerback Essang Bassey off waivers from the Broncos. Bassey ended the 2021 season as a member of the Chargers after appearing in one game that season.
In his career, Bassey has appeared in 32 career games with four starts for the Broncos. He has career totals of 42 tackles, one interception, four pass breakups, four tackles for loss, and a fumble recovery.
He played collegiately at Wake Forest where he played in 52 career games before going undrafted in 2020.
And now for today’s links.
The Chargers claimed former Broncos cornerback Essang Bassey (Chargers.com)
Check out the latest edition of the Chargers mailbag (Chargers.com)
Twitter reacts to the news of J.C. Jackson’s trade (Chargers Wire)
Three cornerbacks the Chargers should sign for depth after trading away J.C. Jackson (Bolt Beat)
Bill Barnwell picks award winners following the first four games of the season (ESPN+)
Jamal Adams may face discipline for lashing out at an independent concussion doctor on Monday night (ESPN)
Who to start and who to sit this week for fantasy football (CBS Sports)
Najee Harris believes the ‘soft’ Steelers have issues that aren’t on the coaches (NFL.com)
Derek Carr believes the offense already has the right players to get itself going (Pro Football Talk)
Should the Bengals consider shutting down Joe Burrow? (Touchdown Wire)