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Raiders' Damion Square: Signs with Raiders
The Raiders signed Square to the active roster Tuesday, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.
Square was previously on the Bears' practice squad. The 32-year-old defensive tackle will add depth on the defensive line after Gerald McCoy left Monday's game against the Ravens with a knee injury. Square registered 20 tackles (nine solo) and a sack across 16 games with the Chargers last year.... See More ... See Less
Damion Square: Released by Saints
Square was released by New Orleans on Tuesday.
Despite appearing in all 16 games for the Chargers in each of the past four seasons, the 32-year-old Square didn't show enough in New Orleans to crack the team's thin rotation at defensive tackle.... See More ... See Less
Saints' Damion Square: Signs with New Orleans
The Saints signed Square on Friday, Mike Triplett of ESPN.com reports.
Square inks a deal with the Saints after Jalen Dalton landed on injured reserve with a triceps injury. The 32-year-old has started 24 games over seven years with the Eagles and Chargers, registering 6.5 sacks. He will compete with Malcolm Roach and Josiah Bronson for a backup role on the interior of New Orleans' defensive line.... See More ... See Less
Damion Square: Gets released by Cleveland
Square was released by the Browns on Thursday, Scott Petrak of the Elyria Chronicle-Telegram reports.
After joining the Browns early in May, Square was slated to compete for a roster spot following his six-year stint with the Chargers. Last season in L.A., the former Alabama defensive tackle notched 20 tackles (nine solo) and a sack. The 32-year-old will now look to catch on with another team before the end of the preseason.... See More ... See Less
Browns' Damion Square: Signs with Cleveland
Square agreed to terms on a contract with the Browns on Tuesday, Tom Withers of the Associated Press reports.
Square spent last season with the Chargers, recording 20 tackles (nine solo) and a sack across 16 games. The Alabama product will look earn a depth role along Cleveland's defensive line heading into 2021.... See More ... See Less
Chargers' Damion Square: Off NFI list
Square (undisclosed) passed a physical Friday, spurring the Chargers to activate him from the active/non-football injury list, per the NFL's transaction log.
After spending less than a week on the list, Square was able to prove his health and join his teammates for the strength and conditioning part of training camp. The 31-year-old notched 27 tackles and two pass deflections as a member of the Chargers' defensive tackle rotation last season.... See More ... See Less
Chargers' Damion Square: Moves to NFI list
The Chargers placed Square (undisclosed) on the active/non-football injury list Sunday, per the league's official transactions report.
The nature and severity of Square's current injury remain unclear, but he'll need to receive medical clearance before returning to practice. Despite playing through a back injury in 2019, Square appeared in all 16 games and logged 27 tackles to go with two passes defensed.... See More ... See Less
Chargers' Damion Square: Re-signs with Chargers
Square re-signed with the Chargers on Monday, Daniel Popper of The Athletic reports.
Despite suffering a back injury midway through the 2019 season, Square managed to appear in all 16 games for Los Angeles. The defensive tackle recorded 27 tackles (15 solo) and two passes defended. The exact terms of the deal aren't clear, but he'll likely provide depth along the defensive line in 2020.... See More ... See Less
Chargers' Damion Square: Valuable rotation piece
Square recorded 27 tackles (15 solo) and two passes defended in the 2019 season.
Square continues to be a valuable rotation piece along the defensive line, playing at least 300 defensive snaps for the fourth consecutive season. While the seventh-year pro wasn't able to replicate his 2018 breakout numbers, he's proven to be a reliable option for the Chargers over the past three seasons and could garner a similarly cheap, one-year deal like last offseason.... See More ... See Less
Chargers' Damion Square: Three tackles in Week 10
Square recorded three tackles in the team's Week 10 loss to the Raiders.
Square played 34 defensive snaps Thursday, matching Brandon Mebane's total. With Justin Jones (shoulder) battling injury and rookie Jerry Tillery still behind him on the depth chart, Square could continue to see a bigger role along the Chargers' defensive line.... See More ... See Less
Chargers' Damion Square: Ready for Week 9
Square (back) is active for Sunday's game versus the Packers.
Square was added to the injury report Saturday with the back issue, but he's good to go for Sunday's contest. The 30-year-old will likely receive his third straight start at defensive tackle with regular starters Justin Jones (shoulder) and Brandon Mebane (knee) sidelined.... See More ... See Less
Chargers' Damion Square: Joins injury report
Square (back) was added to the injury report Saturday and is listed as questionable.
Square's injury couldn't have come at a worse time, as the Chargers are already expected to be without their top two nose tackles, Justin Jones (shoulder) and Brandon Mebane (knee). T.Y. McGill and Sylvester Williams would be the primary beneficiaries were Square to miss Sunday's contest, though the team's 2019 first-round pick, Jerry Tillery, could also slide inside with the depth along the defensive line tested.... See More ... See Less
Chargers' Damion Square: Rejoins Chargers
Square re-signed with the Chargers on Monday.
Square appeared in 16 games for the Chargers last season, notching 31 tackles (16 solo), three sacks and three defended passes. He projects to play his usual rotational role on the defensive line in 2019.... See More ... See Less
Ravens' Tony Jefferson: Nearing return
Jefferson (groin) is nearing a return to action at training camp, Jeff Zrebiec of the Baltimore Sun reports.
Jefferson had sports hernia surgery in the latter portion of June, and it appears the Ravens are exercising caution before fully deploying him in training camp. Although head coach John Harbaugh held him out of practice again Friday, he did indicate that Jefferson is ready to go. The 25-year-old played the first four seasons of his career with the Cardinals before signing with the Ravens over the offseason. He tallied 96 tackles, two sacks, and two forced fumbles across 15 games last season. Barring any setbacks, he projects to be the Week 1 starter at free safety.... See More ... See Less
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