San Diego Chargers: Updated 75-Man Roster

Alex RamirezCorrespondent IAugust 27, 2012

Aug 24, 2012; Minneapolis, MN, USA; San Diego Chargers linebacker Melvin Ingram (54) warms up prior to the game against the Minnesota Vikings at the Metrodome. Mandatory Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-US PRESSWIRE
Brace Hemmelgarn-US PRESSWIRE

The Chargers started the day off by releasing veteran wide receiver Roscoe Parrish.

They still needed to cut the team down to 75. Many other wide receivers were released, including Taylor Embree, Phillip Payne and Jason Barnes.

Johnnie Troutman and Brandyn Dombrowski were placed on injured reserve. Defensive tackle Eddie Brown, running back Michael Hayes, tight end Brad Taylor, offensive tackle Phil Trautwein and long snapper Nick Guess were also released.

According to Pro Football Talk, the Chargers reached injury settlements with Garret Brown and Michael Toudouze.  


QB: Philip Rivers, Charlie Whitehurst and Jarrett Lee.

RB: Ryan Mathews, Ronnie Brown, Curtis Brinkley, Jackie Battle and Edwin Baker.

FB: Le'Ron McClain and Jacob Hester.

WR: Malcom Floyd, Robert Meachem, Eddie Royal, Vincent Brown, Micheal Spurlock, Richard Goodman and Mike Willie.

TE: Antonio Gates, Randy McMichael, Ladarius Green, Kory Sperry and Dante Rosario.

T: Jared Gaither, Mike Harris, Jeromey Clary, Mario Henderson, Anthony Davis, Stephen Schilling and Charlie Bryant.

G: Tyronne Green, Louis Vasquez and Rex Hadnot.

C: Nick Hardwick, David Molk and Colin Baxter.

DE: Corey Liuget, Logan Harrell, Jacques Cesaire, Kendall Reyes, Damik Scaffe and Vaughn Martin.

DT: Antonio Garay, Cam Thomas and Aubrayo Franklin. 

OLB: Shaun Phillips, Antwan Barnes, Larry English and Jarret Johnson.

LB: Melvin Ingram, Bront Bird, Ricky Elmore, Andrew Gachkar, Darryl Gamble, Jonas Moutan and Demmorio Williams

ILB: Takeo Spikes and Donald Butler.

CB: Quentin Jammer, Antoine Cason, Marcus Gilchrist, Shareece Wright, Gregory Gatson, De'Andre Presley and Arthur Hobbs.

FS: Eric Weddle, Corey Lynch and Sean Cattouse.

SS: Atari Bigby, Darrell Stucky and Brandon Taylor.

K: Nate Kaeding and Nick Novak.

P: Mike Scifres and Robert Malone.

LS: Mike Windt.

Injured Reserve - Johnnie Troutman and Brandyn Dombrowski