Chargers sign LB Kevin Bentley
Kevin Bentley (Getty Images)
Publisher
Posted Aug 26, 2011
Aaron Wilson


The San Diego Chargers signed former Houston Texans linebacker Kevin Bentley to a one-year deal.

Bentley is a former backup who was acquired just in case the Chargers place Stephen Cooper on injured reserve with a torn biceps.

"I don't think it'll be hard to adjust to the defense," Bentley told San Diego reporters. "I've run a little 3-4 in college, but there will be some differences to what I'm used to. That said, it's still football and it's still about pursuit and tackling. Hopefully, they see what they need to see in 10 days and I can stick. "There is opportunity on defense, but I love special teams. I don't care where I play, as long as I can get out there. That's been my niche in Houston, and I can do that again here."

For more coverage of the Chargers go to SD Bolt Report at sdg.scout.com.


Related Stories
Ravens Notebook Wednesday
 -by RavensInsider.com  Aug 24, 2011
Ravens GameDay
 -by RavensInsider.com  Aug 27, 2011
Ravens Update Tuesday
 -by RavensInsider.com  Aug 22, 2011

PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION INCLUDES
> Members-only Forums
> Insider Information
> Free Agency &
   Draft News
> Expert Chats

Sign Up Today!

Free Email Newsletter
Don't miss any news or features from ScoutNFLNetwork.com. Subscribe to our newsletter to have our newest articles emailed to you on a daily or weekly basis.
Click here for a list of all Team Newsletters.

Add Players to My HotList
Get free email alerts with news about your favorite players. Click name to add to My HotList.
MLB Kevin Bentley (profile)
[View My HotList]
Add Topics to My HotList
Get free email alerts with news about your favorite topics. Click link to add to My HotList.
Football > Baltimore
Football > Montclair HS > Alumni
Football > Northwestern > Alumni
[View My HotList]