One of the most prominent names remaining on the open market has retired. That player is Marcus McNeill, formerly of the Chargers. McNeill is a former two-time Pro Bowler who was only heading into his age 29 season, but he was cut by the Chargers this offseason to save 10 million in cap space, after signing a 6 year, 48.9 million dollar extension in October of 2010.
He drew interest...
Offensive tackle Marcus McNeill, who spent all six of his NFL seasons with the San Diego Chargers, will retire Friday because of a neck injury, his agent, Alvin Keels, told ESPN.com. The 28-year-old McNeill, a two-time Pro Bowler, injured his neck in a game against the Oakland Raiders on Nov. 10. He was placed on the season-ending injured reserve later that month. He was...
Most of the big-ticket free agents have been snatched off the open market, but there are still several premier players available.
OT Marcus McNeill
Marcus McNeill was released by the San Diego Chargers on March 13th. The two-time Pro Bowl offensive tackle was selected in the second round (50th overall) by the Bolts out of Auburn in the 2006 NFL Draft. McNeill has 82 starts under...
Step away from that ledge Falcons fans, we have our first free agent visit lined up! I am almost in a state of shock that D. Orlando Ledbetter said Atlanta should look at Marcus McNeill... and it is actually happening.
McNeill plans to visit Atlanta next week hopefully to help shore up a left tackle spot that has been as successful as the Hindenburg.
Marcus receives a playful...
According to Alvin Keel, the agent of San Diego Chargers tackle Marcus McNeil, his client will be released today before free agency begins.
McNeil will certainly be one of the top offensive tackles on the open market and will get plenty of interest from teams around the league.
The San Diego Chargers are expected to release LT Marcus McNeill next month in order to clear millions of dollars in salary cap space, but are the Atlanta Falcons looking at bringing in the veteran left tackle? D. Orlando Ledbetter of AJC.com poses the question and hints that the Atlanta Falcons could be looking at McNeill.
McNeill struggled with injury issues over the...
Two seasons ago, San Diego Chargers OT Marcus McNeill underwent a holdout in order to obtain a new contract, after this season, the San Diego Chargers appear ready to release the offensive tackle in order to clear some salary cap space. McNeill has only appeared in 20 of the Chargers last 32 games and struggled with health issues this season.
OT Marcus McNeill has to...
The San Diego Chargers have placed offensive tackle Marcus McNeill on season-ending injured reserve with a neck injury and signed tackle Jared Gaither off waivers.
McNeill injured his neck during a loss to the Oakland Raiders on Nov. 10 and was inactive for the last two games.
Gaither was waived by Kansas City on Tuesday. A fifth-round pick by Baltimore in the 2007 supplemental...
Via AP on Fox
November 30, 2011
San Diego Chargers left tackle Marcus McNeill has been taken off the field on a cart with a stinger in his neck in the first quarter of Thursday night's game against the Oakland Raiders.
McNeill was hurt during a short run by Ryan Mathews. He was replaced by Brandyn Dombrowski.
The Chargers were already thin on the left side of the line. Pro Bowl guard Kris Dielman is missing...
Via AP on Fox
November 10, 2011
San Diego left tackle Marcus McNeill left the game with the New York Jets on Sunday with an undisclosed injury.
October 23, 2011