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4-12, 4th in AFC West
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Chargers added talent, neglected needs

Mel Kiper Jr. likes the additions of Joey Bosa and Hunter Henry for the Chargers, but was surprised San Diego didn't address its need at tackle. What grade did he give the Chargers' draft? NFL draft grades (Insider)

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Chargers receive mostly positive draft grades

By all accounts the Chargers had a solid draft, but longtime analyst Mel Kiper Jr. questioned the team not selecting an offensive tackle or safety.

Chargers' best pick: Joey Bosa

As the first non-QB taken in the draft, the defensive end from Ohio State has the size, power and versatility to make an impact all over the place in San Diego's 3-4 scheme. Todd McShay (Insider)

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Chargers to release punter Mike Scifres

The San Diego Chargers are turning the page on punter Mike Scifres, as they will replace the veteran to make room for sixth-round pick Drew Kaser.

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Chargers GM Tom Telesco says that prior to drafting Drew Kaser, he told punter Mike Scifres that he would be released. Telesco called Scifres probably the greatest punter in team history.

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Highlights: Donavon Clark

The Chargers added another piece to their offensive line, taking the former Spartan guard early in Round 7. Check out some of Clark's best highlights.

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Chargers complete 2016 draft class by selecting Michigan State OL Donovan Clark with No. 224 pick in seventh round. Chargers OL coach Jeff Davidson worked out Clark at his pro day.

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Highlights: Derek Watt

The Chargers added a fullback in Round 6, taking J.J. Watt's younger brother at No. 198 overall. Check out some of Derek Watt's best highlights.

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

In need of a fullback to ignite the team's running game, the Chargers take Derek Watt, the younger brother of J.J. Watt and former teammate of Melvin Gordon in the sixth round. San Diego has one pick left (224) in this year's draft.

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Highlights: Drew Kaser

The Chargers took the first punter of the draft, grabbing Kaser out of Texas A&M early in the sixth round. Check out some of Kaser's best highlights.

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Chargers take Texas A&M punter Drew Kaser in sixth round. Incumbent P Mike Scifres put on notice.

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Highlights: Jatavis Brown

The Chargers grabbed a linebacker to close out Round 5, taking the Akron product. Check out some of Brown's best highlights.

Eric D. Williams ESPN Staff Writer 

Chargers take LB Jatavis Brown at No. 175 in fifth round, first Akron player drafted since 2008.

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Henry a great haul for Chargers

San Diego needed a tight end of the future and the team has certainly found one in Hunter Henry. The 6-foot-5 TE can learn from an all-time great while he waits his turn. Best/riskiest picks of Day 2 (Insider)

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McShay's top 10 undrafted prospects

The 2016 NFL draft may be over, but that doesn't mean the player acquisition process is complete. Check out Todd McShay's top 10 list of undrafted prospects.

Team Stats

Passing Yards286.94th
Rushing Yards84.931st
Points For20.026th
Points Against24.921st

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