Originally written on Fox Sports West  |  Last updated 7/28/14

Aug 29, 2013; San Diego, CA, USA; San Diego Chargers linebacker Dwight Freeney (93) during the second half against the San Francisco 49ers at Qualcomm Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports
For a player with Pro Football Hall of Fame credentials, Dwight Freeney is generating surprisingly scant NFL buzz while making a return from a torn quadriceps. That’s going to change once more folks start seeing how good he looks. Just ask San Diego Chargers left tackle King Dunlap. He dropped into position to block Freeney in a pass rush drill on the second day of training camp practices. The outside linebacker fired off the line of scrimmage, dipped, made a trademark spin move and left the much larger Dunlap in the dust as Freeney’s defensive teammates burst into cheers. “He tends to do that to people,” Chargers safety Eric Weddle said with a smile. Entering his 13th season, Freeney is sixth among all active players in sacks with 108. He also was a member of the league’s all-decade team for the 2000s while playing for Indianapolis. But Freeney’s NFL future was cast in doubt last year when his quadriceps ripped four games into the 2013 season. The Chargers had signed Freeney to a t...
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