San Diego Chargers release OG Kris Dielman

Chargers retired offensive lineman Kris Dielman was released from the Chargers retired-reserve list.  Dielman was selected for the pro bowl 4 times in his 8 year career as a Charger. Dielman immediately made a name for himself in San Diego as a big presence that can create huge holes for great running backs such as Ladainian Tomlinson or Ryan Mathews. When we say big, we...
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July 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Chargers release Dielman from reserve-retired list

The San Diego Chargers on Friday released retired guard Kris Dielman from the team's reserve-retired list. Dielman retired in March, 4 1/2 months after sustaining a concussion in a helmet-to-helmet collision with a New York Jets defender. The 320-pound Dielman was staggered by the injury early in the fourth quarter of the Oct. 23 game. But he continued to play because the Chargers...
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July 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Chargers LG Dielman calls it quits

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....
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March 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Dielman retires due to concussion

San Diego Chargers guard Kris Dielman retired Thursday after suffering a seizure last season following a game in which he sustained a concussion. The four-time Pro Bowl left guard wanted to return next season, but doctors cautioned against it, saying his long-term quality of life could suffer if he continued playing. Dielman, 31, suffered the concussion Oct. 23 in the fourth quarter...
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March 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Chargers guard Dielman to retire

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...
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March 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Dielman willing to risk health in pursuit of ring

San Diego Chargers guard Kris Dielman, who missed the final 10 games of the season with a concussion, says he's willing to risk his health in pursuit of winning a Super Bowl ring. Dielman says other people close to him might disagree with his thinking, but ultimately it will be his decision whether he keeps playing or retires. Dielman sustained a concussion during a loss at...
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January 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Kris Dielman out for the year

A few weeks after a concussion lead to him suffering a seizure on the flight home, the Chargers have placed their all-pro guard on injured reserve. 

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November 16, 2011  |  Discuss

Report: NFL investigating injury to Chargers' Dielman

The National Football League is reportedly investigating an injury to San Diego Chargers offensive lineman Kris Dielman.The left guard suffered a head injury in last weekend's game against the New York Jets. He signaled he was okay despite looking off-balance for most of the remainder of the game.Dielman later suffered a grand mal seizure on the flight home. He was eventually...
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October 29, 2011  |  Discuss

Report: Chargers OL suffered seizure

A source told the AP that left guard Kris Dielman suffered a seizure Sunday on the flight home after the team's game against the Jets. Dielman also reportedly suffered a concussion during the game.

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October 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Chargers starting G Dielman to miss MNF

San Diego Chargers guard Kris Dielman reportedly suffered a seizure during Sunday's cross-country flight home after sustaining a concussion against the New York Jets. Dielman was hurt in the fourth quarter of the 27-21 loss but continued to play with the injury. The team announced that he would not play in Monday night's game against Kansas City. Dielman, a nine-year veteraan...
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October 27, 2011  |  Discuss

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