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Melvin Ingram

25-Year-Old Linebacker – San Diego Chargers

2013 Defensive Stats

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2014 Defensive Projections

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2014 Fantasy Football Outlook

Much was expected from Ingram in his second year as a pro last season, but a torn ACL ruined his plans. He was able to come back from the injury well ahead of schedule and played in four games, but o...

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2014 ADP:

Bye Week:  10

HT: 6' 2"   WT: 265   DOB: 4/26/1989  College: South Carolina  DRAFTED: 1st Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Melvin Ingram Contract Information:

Signed a four-year deal with the Chargers in May of 2012. His contract contains a club option for a fifth year as well.

August 7, 2014  –  Melvin Ingram News

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Now 15 months removed from his ACL tear, Ingram looks more comfortable on the field and is expected to greatly improve the Chargers' pass rush this season, the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

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Melvin Ingram NFL Stats
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  Tackles Defensive Stats Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret
Year Age Team G Tackles Solo Assist Sacks PDef Int TD Forced Recovered Yds TD Yds TD
2012 23 SD 16 29 16 13 1 5 0 0 1 0 -1 0 0 0
2013 24 SD 4 8 4 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Melvin Ingram – Playing Time Overview

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#1 Outside Linebacker

Snap Count Stats

71

Defensive Snaps in 2013

Melvin Ingram was on the field for 71 of his team's snaps on defense in 2013.

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Special Teams Snaps in 2013

Melvin Ingram was on the field for 0 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2013.

Year Def ST
2012 465 189
2013 71 0
Melvin Ingram 2013 Game Log
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  Snap Count Tackles Defensive Stats Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret
Week Opp Def ST Tackles Solo Assist Sacks PDef Int TD Forced Recovered Yds TD Yds TD
1 Hou
2 @Phi
3 @Ten
4 Dal
5 @Oak
6 Ind
7 @Jax
8 BYE Bye Week
9 @Was
10 Den
11 @Mia
12 @KC
13 Cin
14 NYG 13 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 @Den 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 Oak 34 0 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
17 KC 0 0 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Playoffs @Cin 0 0 3 0 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Playoffs @Den 0 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

A blank stat line is used above whenever a player was not on the field for any plays in the game that week.

Measurables Overview for Melvin Ingram  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Linebackers
Height:   6' 2"
ABOVE AVERAGE
Weight:   265 lbs
ABOVE AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash:   4.69 sec
AVERAGE
Shuttle Time:   4.18 sec
GREAT
Cone Drill:   6.83 sec
ELITE
Arm Length
Not Available
Hand Length
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Vertical Jump:   35 in
GOOD
Broad Jump:   109 in
POOR
Bench Press:   28 reps
GREAT
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Melvin Ingram: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Ingram (torn ACL) was activated from injured reserve Saturday, Chargers.com's Ricky Henne reports.

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Though Ingram (knee) said Friday that he had a good week of practice, he will not be added to the Chargers' Week 12 active roster, ESPN.com reports.

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Ingram (knee) practiced on Wednesday for the first time since spring and felt great, although the Chargers are not planning to rush him back into game action, the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

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Ingram sprained his exactly ACL six months ago and says he is feeling great. When asked if he thought he could play this week, he responded that he probably could but that he would obviously leave that decision to the coaches and doctors. The Bolts will surely take their time and watch how he progresses over the next few weeks because they have until December 10 to decide whether or not activate him or place him on season-ending injured reserve. Ingram's return would be a boost for a unit that is having hard time closing out games and has been particularly sloppy with their tackling in recent weeks.
Ingram (knee) will return to a limited practice Wednesday, the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

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Ingram (knee) is still weeks away from returning, Michael Gehlken of the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

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Ingram (knee) has been placed on the Chargers' Reserve-Physically Unable to Perform list, the team's official site reports.

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Ingram (knee) has officially been placed on the PUP list to open training camp, the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

Ingram was set to have a break out season in 2013, but a torn ACL during an OTA session will most likely cost him the entire year.

2012

Many experts feel that the Chargers got a steal when Ingram fell to them in the late first round of the 2012 draft, and he is expected to immediately put a charge into San Diego's pass rush. He will play primarily at the outside linebacker spot, but early indications are that he will line up at a number of different positions throughout the season in an attempt to maximize his potential for getting after opposing quarterbacks.