Ron Payne - DT, Alabama The Chargers need a rugged run stopper in the pipeline who can eventually take over for Brandon Mebane . PICK 18 Josh Jackson - CB, Iowa The departure of Richard Sherman leaves a huge void on the perimeter. Jackson
coverage] some. Now, he's just rushing the passer, and him and Joey on the perimeter." With defensive tackles Brandon Mebane and Corey Liuget having meshed with Bosa and Ingram, the Chargers have one of the top front fours in the game. It
Denver Broncos running back C.J. Anderson (22) eludes the reach of Los Angeles Chargers nose tackle Brandon Mebane (92) during the first half of an NFL football game, Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, in Denver. (AP Photo/Jack Dempsey)
with whom he spent four seasons before returning to the 'Hawks. Defensive tackle: Brandon Mebane ( Seahawks , 2010-15) A third-round pick in 2007, Mebane started 125 games for the Seahawks in his nine-year tenure with the team. He has
A third-round pick in 2007, Mebane started 125 games for the Seahawks in his nine-year tenure with the team. He has outstanding quickness for the position and is very good against the run.
Perryman provides thump at inside linebacker, while Brown adds speed. Ingram is a complete bookend to pair with Bosa, while Mebane and Liuget bring quality beef to the interior defensive line. The Chargers are ranked low on this list for the same reason
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tackle. RANK 26 SEAHAWKS Caleb Brantley - DT, Florida: Brantley has some of the same play traits that former Seahawk Brandon Mebane had, but I think Brantley has a chance to be an even more impactful player. RANK 27 CHIEFS Tim Williams, OLB
defense featuring a front seven of Bosa, Ingram, Denzel Perryman , Jatavis Brown , Korey Toomer , Kyle Emanuel and Brandon Mebane , along with a back end of Jason Verrett and Casey Hayward -- the NFL's leader in interceptions -- would be a
round steal Jatavis Brown , tackling machine Korey Toomer and jack-of-all-trades Kyle Emanuel . Once nose tackle Brandon Mebane returns from torn biceps, this defense should be stout against the run. The ingredients are already in place for
are both listed as questionable. â Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) November 30, 2016 8. Chargers defensive tackle Brandon Mebane had surgery last Monday to repair his torn biceps. He posted a picture on Instagram saying he is healing well and
signed Corey Liuget to the extension last year, we were very pleased with that, but then to get a chance to sign Brandon Mebane to play nose tackle for us and draft Joey (Bosa), it's been a good defensive front for us. "Joey's brought
with news that defensive lineman Brandon Mebane will miss the remainder of the season with a torn biceps . While Mebane wasn't a big fantasy option ..... and Darius Philon will try to fill Mebane 's sizeable void. Third down
serious pectoral injury, Rapoport reported, per a source. He is undergoing tests. 10. Chargers defensive lineman Brandon Mebane tore his biceps and is out for the season, Rapoport reported, per a source.
for 529 yards, an average of 6.9 YPC, with four scores. The Chargers boast the No. 5 ranked run defense with Brandon Mebane helping eat up backs in the middle. Missing linebacker Denzel Perryman (hamstring) and Jatavis Brown (knee) for
yards against Minnesota in Week 1. The Chargers defense has improved vastly since Joey Bosa entered the lineup. Brandon Mebane eats up blockers on the inside, letting linebackers cleaning up rushers on the second level. Injuries to Denzel
Chargers ' best pass rusher with five sacks, while Bosa is coming on strong with 10 QB hits in just four games. Another matchup to watch is center Ben Jones vs. nose tackle Brandon Mebane . Follow Shaun O'Hara on Twitter @ShaunOHara60 .
arrives is another. Nose tackle Brandon Mebane , who joined the Chargers after ..... exercising poise under pressure. Mebane said prior to Thursday's contest ..... play, "Like Kobe [Bryant]," Mebane said. "Once one guy does it
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Oakland Raiders QB Derek Carr is picked off by San Diego Chargers nose tackle Brandon Mebane .
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith (11) throws over San Diego Chargers defensive tackle Brandon Mebane (92) during the first half of an NFL football game in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
of the line of scrimmage, aided by the additions of veteran center Matt Slauson , former Seahawks defensive tackle Brandon Mebane and No. 3 overall pick Joey Bosa . One player to watch from each team Denver Broncos: Paxton Lynch , quarterback
pass rushers. In this storyline, the defense receives no boost from Bosa, with 31-year-old defensive tackle Brandon Mebane past his prime. Gordon makes no sophomore leap. Woodhead is the goal-to-go offense. Again.
team's key offseason acquisitions were center Matt Slauson and defensive tackle Brandon Mebane . Those additions have already paid dividends. Slauson and Mebane 's veteran leadership and professionalism have not gone unnoticed. Having Slauson
complementary pieces, rather than aim for an overhaul. Coaches and executives discuss acquisitions like defensive lineman Brandon Mebane and center Matt Slauson as being key, rather than flaunting a free-agent haul that wasn't there. Perhaps that