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Camp Preview: Lissemore/Carrethers battle, Reyes and Liuget must blossom

In a 3-4 defense, defensive linemen become often the most overlooked impact players on a given unit. In San Diego, we know all too well just how important strong play from the men up front can be for defensive success as we had one of the best zero-techniques to ever do it — Jamal Williams. As a two-time All-Pro and three-time Pro Bowler, Williams “ate up” opposing interior...
Via cover32 - Chargers
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Top 10 DT’s in the draft: Will the Chargers replace Thomas or stick with Lissemore?

The most predominant theme of the offseason for the Chargers has been “how can we improve our defense?”. While the stats will show the most logical area of improvement is the secondary — and all Chargers fans have surely spoken of the need at corner — the nose tackle position in the 3-4 defense is the singular position that can completely change a defense. Remember the dominant...
Via cover32 - Chargers
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Sean Lissemore has overtaken Chargers veteran at nose tackle

A contract year for Cam Thomas with the Chargers could be the last year. That is the direction, anyway, the situation appears ahead. The fourth-year veteran nose tackle has been replaced in San Diego's starting lineup, Sean Lissemore getting the nod Sunday versus the Giants. Lissemore joined the Chargers on a September trade with the Cowboys for a conditional draft pick, and...
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 11, 2013  |  Discuss

GIF: Sean Lissemore scores crazy pick-six touchdown on deflected RGIII pass

San Diego Chargers defensive lineman Sean Lissemore scored a pick six after intercepting a deflected RGIII pass in the end zone.
Via Gamedayr
November 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Chargers acquire Lissemore in trade with Cowboys

The San Diego Chargers have traded a 2015 conditional seventh-round draft pick to the Dallas Cowboys for defensive tackle Sean Lissemore. Also on Sunday, the Chargers claimed defensive lineman Drake Nevis from the Indianapolis Colts and linebacker Terrell Manning from the Green Bay Packers. General manager Tom Telesco says the moves are to bolster the team's depth. To make...
Via Fox Sports
September 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys extend 3-4 DE Sean Lissemore

Lissemore was a 7th round pick in 2010 and had 2 years (including this one) left on his rookie deal. The Cowboys have tacked on an extra 3 years, 6 million onto his deal, with 3.1 million guaranteed. This is the 2nd time in as many seasons that the Cowboys have attempted to get ahead of the curve and give a player an extension before they broke out because the team felt they were...
Via The Football Fan Spot
September 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys: Sean Lissemore Signs Three-Year Extension

The Dallas Cowboys have learned the hard way the cost of dealing on the open market and even more so when they have missed on a player like Ken Hamlin and Roy Williams recently. The Cowboys let Chris Canty hit free agency in 2008 and he left for New York with a big paycheck, so they know the cost of a premium defensive lineman who can play the run and pass well.In 2007 the Cowboys...
Via Football Nation
September 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers Potential Breakout Player of 2012: Sean Lissemore

The great thing about the NFL is that there are so many positions that every year, there is almost always at least one player who has a breakout year on every team, no matter how good or bad the team is. This is the part in a 32 part segment detailing one potential breakout player for the 2012 NFL season on each NFL team. For the Dallas Cowboys, that player is defensive end Sean...
Via The Football Fan Spot
August 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys Potential Breakout Player of 2012: Sean Lissemore

The great thing about the NFL is that there are so many positions that every year, there is almost always at least one player who has a breakout year on every team, no matter how good or bad the team is. This is the part in a 32 part segment detailing one potential breakout player for the 2012 NFL season on each NFL team. For the Dallas Cowboys, that player is defensive end Sean...
Via The Football Fan Spot
August 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Sean Lissemore will have a larger role for Cowboys in 2012

The Cowboys use a lot of rotation on their defense, with 4 players all playing more than 243 snaps at 3-4 defensive end. Those 4 players were Jason Hatcher, Kenyon Coleman, Marcus Spears, and Sean Lissemore. Lissemore only played 243 snaps, but he played the best of the four last year according to ProFootballFocus, as he had a 13.4 rating. In fact, he might be one of the league...
Via The Football Fan Spot
June 30, 2012  |  Discuss
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