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Kris Dielman will announce his retirement from the NFL today, and he’s being praised in San Diego for his nine-year career with the Chargers. “Kris played the game the way it’s supposed to be played: with heart and passion,” Chargers President Dean Spanos said. “He’s a throwback … an old-school player. All he cares about…
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San Diego Chargers guard Kris Dielman will announce his retirement Thursday because of a series of concussions.
A nine-year NFL veteran, Dielman suffered a concussion in a loss to the New York Jets, returned to the game, then had a seizure on the flight back to San Diego. He didn't play again in 2011.
A four-time Pro Bowl player, Dielman spent his entire career with San Diego...
San Diego Chargers left guard Kris Dielman officially announced his retirement Thursday.
Dielman, 31, said he made the decision to walk away from the game after suffering a concussion on a helmet-to-helmet hit in a Week 7 loss at the New York Jets on Oct. 23.
The four-time All-Pro later suffered a grand mal seizure on the flight home and finished the season on injured reserve....
San Diego Chargers left guard Kris Dielman is expected to announce his retirement on Thursday, U-T San Diego reported on Wednesday.
The four-time All-Pro finished the 2011 season on injured reserve following a concussion suffered in a Week 7 loss at the New York Jets on Oct. 23.
Dielman initially signaled that he was OK in that contest despite looking off-balance for most of the...
The beleaguered Chargers offensive line will have to replace its best player next season. Kris Dielman will confirm the retirement rumors that have swirled around him at a Thursday press conference, according to Kevin Acee of the San Diego Union-Tribune. It’s a sobering reminder how fragile an NFL career can be. Dielman suffered a concussion…
After several reports indicating he was leaning toward retirement, San Diego Chargers guard Kris Dielman is expected to make it official at a news conference tentatively scheduled for Thursday, U-T San Diego reported Tuesday. Dielman, a four-time All-Pro, was an anchor of the Chargers' line who finished the 2011 season on injured reserve because of a concussion. Dielman, 31,...
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Former Hoosier (1999-2002) Kris Dielman, voted one of the 50 greatest players ever to play for the San Diego Chargers, has announced his retirement from the National Football League.
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- San Diego Chargers guard Kris Dielman will announce his retirement Thursday because of a series of concussions.
Four-time Pro Bowl guard Kris Dielman has retired from the San Diego Chargers, saying it's the right thing to do so after he sustained a concussion last season that led the NFL to tell game officials to watch closely for symptoms during games.
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I wanna let everyone know that Kris Dielman was a warrior. A protector. He protected me and that’s the highest calling a man can pursue. Sure, sometimes Kris messed up and a guy hit me, which is the only reason I ever...
San Diego Chargers guard Kris Dielman will retire at a press conference Thursday, league sources told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.