Originally written April 11, 2013 on NFL Injury Report:
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The San Diego Chargers recently reached out to inquire about Baltimore Ravens free agent left tackle Bryant McKinnie, according to Michael Gehlken of UT San Diego. The Chargers are in need of a left tackle, and rather than fill the void through the upcoming NFL Draft, they could elect to plug in the veteran McKinnie. At this point, Gehlken notes that no deal is imminent between the offensive lineman and the Chargers, and a visit has yet to be planned. McKinnie spent last season as a reserve for the Ravens, but he was called upon as a starter during the team’s playoff run due to injuries. He proved effective in the postseason, and now he appears to be interested in landing a starting – or at least more regular – role in 2013. The Ravens haven’t shut the door on bringing McKinnie back, but it appears discussions have cooled for the time being. Talks with the Chargers could escalate if San Diego isn’t able to land a left tackle in the NFL Draft, according to Gehlken. Follow @TheNFLInjuryRpt !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="http://www.thenflinjuryreport.com//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs"); var _gaq = _gaq || []; _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-34100676-1']); _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); (function() { var ga = document.createElement('script'); ga.type = 'text/javascript'; ga.async = true; ga.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + '.google-analytics.com/ga.js'; var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); })(); Looking for fantasy football advice?
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