Russell Okung RUMORS & NEWS

  • Russell Okung “certainly emotional” in return to lineup

    L.A. Daily News "Russell Okung had a moment to himself before playing in his first game since his near-death experience. There was no guarantee that he’d play in an NFL game again. He made sure to soak in the pregame festivities before returning to his usual position as the Chargers’..." October 28

  • Chargers Activate T Russell Okung

    Pro Football Rumors "Russell Okung is set to make his season debut Sunday. The Chargers activated their top tackle and placed rookie safety Nasir Adderley on IR. Okung battled blood clot issues for several weeks and began this season on the Bolts’ NFI list. After returning to practice..." October 26

  • No update on Russell Okung’s status

    Yahoo! Sports "On Monday, Chargers head coach Anthony Lynn said he expected to get an update on left tackle Russell Okung‘s recovery from a pulmonary embolism by Wednesday and that he hoped it would give an idea about whether he’ll be back this season. " October 17

  • Chargers Place Russell Okung On Reserve/NFI List

    Yardbarker "Russell Okung‘s Chargers season cannot begin until at least Week 7. The Bolts placed their starting left tackle on the reserve/NFI list, according to Adam Schefter of Okung has been dealing with blood clots. A Chargers line that struggled down the stretch last season..." August 31

  • Chargers GM: Russell Okung will not be ready for week 1

    Bolts From The Blue "Los Angeles Chargers left tackle Russell Okung will not be ready to play week 1 against the Indianapolis Colts. Los Angeles Chargers general manager Tom Telesco made the announcement Thursday, which ESPN’s Eric D. Williams reported via Twitter. The veteran..." August 30

  • Russell Okung’s return to Chargers uncertain with season approaching

    Orange County Register "It was the exact scenario as the first day of training camp, and one that has repeated throughout the summer for the Chargers. Russell Okung stood next to teammate Brant Weiss to bookend the left side of the horizontal line, a fitting place for the Chargers’ left tackle who..." August 15

  • Chargers LT Russell Okung dealing with 'pretty serious medical issue,' could miss all of camp

    CBS Sports "The Los Angeles Chargers were already looking at the possibility of going through training camp without one of their best offensive players. Now, they may be without another.  On the heels of reports about a possible holdout for running back Melvin..." July 25

  • Chargers place Melvin Gordon on did not report, Russell Okung on NFI

    Pro Football Talk "Running back Melvin Gordon didn’t show up to training camp Wednesday, which was expected, prompting the Chargers to place him on the did not report list. The Chargers announced a number of moves, with Gordon stealing the headline. Gordon has indicated a willingness to..." July 24

  • Chargers tackle Russell Okung uncertain for training camp

    Yardbarker "Whatever Russell Okung is dealing with, it’s fair to say that it’s not too minor. Word surfaced earlier this week that the Chargers left tackle is dealing with a mysterious injury, and we still don’t know what it is yet. That being said it’s safe..." June 16

  • Russell Okung Injury Severity Not Yet Known

    Pro Football Rumors "Chargers left tackle Russell Okung did not practice Tuesday due to an undisclosed injury, head coach Anthony Lynn said (Tweet via ESPN’s Eric Williams). When asked if the injury could potentially be longterm, Lynn responded with an ominous, “We don’t..." June 12