Austin Ekeler shocked the NFL world when he requested a trade from the Los Angeles Chargers. But for Chargers manager Tom Telesco, not all bridges are burned. Telesco went into detail about Ekeler’s trade request and how it affected Los Angeles’ front office.
The Chargers granted Ekeler permission to seek a trade. Despite the RB’s request, Telesco still wanted to do right by him. Their relationship might be contentious, but Los Angeles isn’t ruling out an Ekeler return, via Daniel Popper of The Athletic.
“We’d like him,” Telesco said of Ekeler. “But no predictions on what happens.”