Chargers Jackie Battle admits even he was shocked to receive the bulk of the teams carries in Week 4 against the Chiefs. "I had no idea I was going to get that much work," Battle said. "They kept sending me back out and calling my number, so I figured I was doing something right."
The San Diego Chargers added another running back to their roster on Friday with the signing of free agent RB Jackie Battle. Battle has spent his entire career with the Kansas City Chiefs but was not brought back after the Chiefs added RB Peyton Hillis in free agency. Battle is the third veteran running back to join the Chargers roster this season, after the franchise inked veteran...
The San Diego Chargers have signed running back Jackie Battle. Contract terms were not disclosed.
Battle is built like a tank at 6-2, 239 pounds, but his size did not translate to great power on the NFL gridiron, as he averaged a measly 3.8 yards per carry over his career with Kansas City. Ronnie Brown shall remain the preferred handcuff for Ryan Mathews in fantasy drafts.
Hot News for RB Jackie Battle
On December 23rd, 2007, in a meaningless, diehards-only game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Detroit Lions, Jackie Battle received his first regular season carry in the NFL. It was a simple plunge up the middle, the ball’s placement on the Lions’ three-yard line allowing only one objective for Battle: score. Battle was met
Kansas City Chiefs running back Jackie Battle has been ruled out of Sunday's regular-season finale at Denver.
Battle hurt in foot in last week's overtime loss to the Oakland Raiders.
Thrust into a prominent role following a season-ending injury to Jamaal Charles, Battle finishes the season with 597 yards and two touchdowns on 149 carries.
He had never had more than 20...
On December 23rd, 2007, in a meaningless, diehards-only game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Detroit Lions, Jackie Battle received his first regular season carry in the NFL. It was a simple plunge up the middle, the ball’s placement on the Lions’ three-yard line allowing only one objective for Battle: score. Battle was met by a trio (of an illegal twelve on the field)...
The Kansas City Chiefs have anointed Jackie Battle as their feature back moving forward.Chiefs offensive coordinator Bill Muir made the announcement as the Chiefs prepare for a Sunday afternoon battle with the Oakland Raiders.Battle was given the edge over Dexter McCluster for the primary tailback role vacated by the season-ending injury to Jamaal Charles.Battle, 28, has 29 carries...
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Jackie Battle had reason to believe he was going to be a star running back when on his first carry as a rookie for the Chiefs in 2007, he ran over a Detroit linebacker and scored a touchdown. “I thought I was going to be a legit running back in the NFL,” Battle said. “It’s been a little longer road than I expected, but I think it’s paying off.”