Austin Ekeler RUMORS & NEWS

  • Austin Ekeler has inspirational message for players cut by NFL teams

    Larry Brown Sports "Before he became one of the best dual-threat running backs in the NFL, Los Angeles Chargers star Austin Ekeler was a player no team deemed worthy of being drafted. Because of that, he understands the disappointment dozens of players around the league felt on Saturday. Ekeler took to..." September 06

  • Anthony Lynn fears missing out on the next Austin Ekeler

    Pro Football Talk "The Chargers are set to put on pads for practice for the first time since the end of the 2019 season and the late start to that phase of their work has head coach Anthony Lynn reminding himself to stay “patient” with his players. Lynn told Albert Breer of that he..." August 17

  • Austin Ekeler: More spotlight, but I’m the same guy

    Pro Football Talk "Melvin Gordon left the Chargers as a free agent this offseason and the team didn’t bring in any veteran running backs this offseason, so Austin Ekeler is set to be the clear lead back on the roster for the first time in his NFL career. Ekeler showed how effective..." August 11

  • Austin Ekeler feels “somewhat like a lab rat”

    TMZ "More brutal honesty from an NFL star ... This time, it's L.A. Chargers running back Austin Ekeler telling TMZ Sports he's just not very confident the 2020 NFL season will happen because COVID is still running rampant. In fact, Ekeler points out..." July 28

  • Chargers star Austin Ekeler takes fans on virtual tour of gorgeous SoFi Stadium

    Sportsnaut "The Los Angeles Chargers are moving into a brand new venue, SoFi Stadium, for the 2020 NFL season, and it’s absolutely gorgeous. Star running back Austin Ekeler recently provided fans with a virtual tour of the awesome new stadium with a video shared by the team on Twitter. " July 08

  • Austin Ekeler knows how hard it will be for undrafted players to make it this year

    ESPN "Austin Ekeler can't stress the importance of an NFL offseason program and organized team activities enough. The Los Angeles Chargers running back knows all too well how valuable spring and summer repetitions have been to his career. "I don't know,..." June 30

  • 5 most underrated running backs heading into 2020 season

    Sportsnaut "As I have noted multiple times in the past, the running back position continues to be undervalued in today’s NFL. Teams tend to rely on multiple backs to hold down the fort in the backfield. It’s led to a dry market for free agents.  Even then, there’s a number..." May 24