Austin Ekeler RUMORS & NEWS

  • Pro Bowl Snub Austin Ekeler NFL's Best-Kept Secret and May Be Free-Agent Steal

    Bleacher Report "It would be hard for an outstanding NFL player to fly any further under the radar than Austin Ekeler. He plays for a Chargers team with no fanbase in a home stadium that's more like a brewpub that caters to tourists. He's listed second on the depth..." December 19

  • Chargers' Austin Ekeler 1-armed pull ups while reading a book!!!

    TMZ "LA Chargers star Austin Ekeler isn't just jacked ... he's 1-armed-pull-ups-while-reading-a-book jacked ... and the dude put it on full display in a crazy video on Instagram!!! Fresh off scoring the game-winning TD against the Chicago Bears on Sunday ... the..." October 28

  • Austin Ekeler Gives His Girlfriend Taylor Frick a Pushup Ride

    Sports Gossip "I don't know about you, but I struggle to do 20 pushups. Not that I am out of shape, I workout, sometimes. Austin Ekeler decides to keep fit by doing pushups with his beautiful girlfriend Taylor Frick on his back. Keep in mind she was 'reading a book' which seemed just for..." October 16

  • Melvin Gordon expected to split carries with Austin Ekeler in season debut

    Clutch Points "After not playing a snap in Week 4, Los Angeles Chargers running back Melvin Gordon is officially in the fold of the gameplan for Week 5 against the Denver Broncos. However, the two-time Pro Bowler won’t be a bell-cow. According to Ian Rapoport of NFL..." October 06

  • Austin Ekeler to Play 'A Lot' Week 5 Despite Melvin Gordon Return

    Bleacher Report "Los Angeles Chargers head coach Anthony Lynn said Friday that running back Austin Ekeler will continue to play "a lot" Sunday despite the expected return of fellow rusher Melvin Gordon. Daniel Popper of The Athletic noted the Bolts will limit Gordon's..." October 05

  • Melvin Gordon has 'a chance' to play vs. Dolphins in Week 4, says Chargers' Anthony Lynn

    CBC Sports "Melvin Gordon reported to the Los Angeles Chargers for the first time all season on Thursday, and he could be playing for the team once again by Sunday. The star running back just ended a holdout that began over the summer, rejoining the Chargers this week after missing the club's..." September 28

  • The Rise of Austin Ekeler

    Bleacher Report "He started the day in tears. Literal tears. As Chargers running back Austin Ekeler sprinted through the tunnel for Game No. 1 of Season No. 3, he couldn't hold them back. Then the game began, and he devastated the Colts one cannon blast at a time. Hurdling a..." September 11

  • With Melvin Gordon holding out, Chargers like their running back tandem

    Pro Football Talk "Chargers coach Anthony Lynn doesn’t sound particularly worried about Melvin Gordon‘s holdout. Lynn said he likes the 1-2 punch of Austin Ekeler and Justin Jackson at running back and thinks they both bring plenty to the..." September 05

  • Forget Melvin Gordon; It's Austin Ekeler's Time to Become an NFL Star

    Bleacher Report "Move aside, Melvin Gordon. Austin Ekeler will take your job, and the Los Angeles Chargers offense won't take a step back when the current backup becomes the starter. With Gordon out of the way, Ekeler's play and potential portend a star in the making. Gordon and the Chargers..." August 03

  • Chargers backs Austin Ekeler, Justin Jackson move forward without Melvin Gordon

    Orange County Register "A slew of Rams players formed a line as they left the team bus and made their way toward the Jack Hammett Sports Complex for the first of two joint scrimmages with the Chargers on Thursday. Cornerback Aqib Talib stood out in a gold sleeveless shirt and a few steps behind him was a..." August 02