Chargers coach Brandon Staley said he wanted competition at many positions for training camp and that has led to a few surprise battles through the first four days of the summer practices. The most unexpected camp battle has been between Uchenna Nwosu and Kyler Fackrell for the No. edge rusher position.
On the first day of training camp, as attendance was being taken to make sure everyone was present, something looked different with number 81. Until he started jogging, the light bulb clicked that his dreadlocks had been cut off. When going through 11 on 11 or other activities when he jumped up in the air, his hair wouldn't move the way it did in the past.
Oregon now joins USC and Alabama as the only schools to have players drafted in top-15 during both 2021 NBA and NFL drafts.