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
Rex Ryan's Bills and Jack Del Rio's Raiders continued their return to relevance with wins on Sunday. Here's what we've learned so far in Week 5.
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
get another Pro Bowl , but my main goal is to be as dominant as I can on the field to get a ring for Phil. When [ Brandon Mebane ] first said it , of course it went over my head, 'cause it's like, Bro, y'all got a championship team. But
San Diego Chargers center Matt Slauson (68) blocks San Diego Chargers nose tackle Brandon Mebane (92) during the Chargers 2016 NFL minicamp football practice held on Tuesday, June 15, 2016 in San Diego. (Paul Spinelli via AP)
due to injury concerns. Now, he is part of what could be a star-studded defense in 2016. Seahawks transplant Brandon Mebane noted it a few weeks ago, saying that the Chargers have more talent across the board on defense than Seattle . Seven
Former Seahawks defensive tackle Brandon Mebane is approaching his Chargers tenure ..... so much talent on this team," Mebane , 31, told the Union Tribune ..... s unreal." The fatal flaw in Mebane 's argument, of course, is that
Round 2. Yet, the Seahawks were able to grab the standout interior defender on Day 2 to fill the void created by Brandon Mebane 's departure. Reed not only steps into the lineup as a rugged nose tackle on early downs, but he could create bigger
s draft. The Seahawks traded up seven spots with the Chicago Bears to land Reed, who is a favorite to replace Brandon Mebane as Seattle's starting nose tackle. NFL Media's Kevin Patra called Reed one of the steals of the draft and predicted
Michael Bennett and Cliff Avril leading the charge. However, the Seahawks needed to add power in the middle with Brandon Mebane 's exit to San Diego in free agency. Reed fills that role and should see plenty of playing time early on for the
dominate at guard or tackle with some technique coaching. The Seahawks traded up to get Reed, a nice fit to fill in for Brandon Mebane in the middle of the defensive line. Prosise could be the next Matt Forte , so getting him at pick No. 90 was great